The brand-new waterfront estate located at 16 Sabal Island Drive in the coastal Town of Ocean Ridge offers an unmatched elegance by the sea. Situated on a quiet cul-de-sac, the expansive parcel boasts 226 feet of waterfrontage, manicured lawns and privacy. The custom-built home combines clean lines and modern sophistication to showcase picturesque water views. Offering 6,376 total square feet and six bedrooms, features include formal living and dining rooms, first-floor master wing with private loggia, second-floor VIP suite, chef’s kitchen and guest studio above the three-car garage. The outdoor living areas, heated pool, overflow spa, summer kitchen and private dock are perfect for entertaining and relaxing with nearby ocean access for boaters. South Florida’s luxury lifestyle awaits!
Quality built by Stephen Varga Homes in conjunction with Palm Beach architect, Rafael A. Rodriguez, this waterfront masterpiece is exceptionally appointed and exquisitely decorated by Ava Gray Interiors. Superior finishes include volume ceilings, large rectified 36” x 36” porcelain tile downstairs, white oak wood floors upstairs, custom-designed and finished cabinetry, custom hardware throughout and impressive stairway with custom glass railings. From the oversized windows and sliders overlooking the waterway to the aluminum and glass garage doors and extraordinary glass front entryway, there are numerous vantage points to enjoy the gorgeous views of the grounds and flow-through waterway. An exceptional elevation further enhances the coastal breezes and endless water views.
The Town of Ocean Ridge is nestled along the central coastline of Palm Beach County with its pristine beaches, oceanfront parks and its Town Hall and private police department. The waterfront residence is located on the south end of Sabal Island in the McCormick Mile neighborhood. Enjoy the pleasant drive along A1A to the boutique shops, restaurants and eateries in Delray Beach to the south and Palm Beach to the north. Jet-setting is effortless with three international airports and numerous private airports easily accessible via nearby Interstate 95. The Intracoastal Waterway provides endless opportunities for aquatic activities with the nearby inlet just minutes away for excursions on the Atlantic Ocean.
Situated on a .42 acre lot, the beautifully landscaped grounds, double pitched roof, decorative driveway and notable walkway combine to create a dramatic introduction to this timeless residence. The entryway provides the first glimpse of the interior’s clean lines, volume ceilings and inspiring water views. The formal living room has a wall of sliders that open to the covered loggia, pool and waterfront grounds. The south wing is accessed via the main first-floor hallway just off the living room and features a powder room near the main stairway and a covered terrace that overlooks the front grounds.
Located on the north wing of the house, the kitchen, family room and formal dining room are light and bright with lots of windows, sliders and a transitional floor plan that invites the outdoors in for maximizing waterfront living. The gourmet kitchen features top-of-the-line appliances, wine cooler, Caesar stone countertops, a large island with Cristalita quartzite countertop, a spacious, hidden walk-in pantry and easy access to the formal dining room. The family room has a casual elegance and is open to the kitchen with sliders to the covered loggia and summer kitchen. The laundry room, second powder room and three-car garage are conveniently located off the kitchen.
The spacious and opulent first-floor master wing was designed to invite private retreats with sliders to the private loggia and spa, a large walk-in closet with custom built-ins and a luxurious master bath with dual vanities and walk-in showers, a soaking tub and two water closets. Additionally, there are two en suite guest rooms with sliders opening to the waterfront terrace and pool.
The contemporary and dramatic stairway with all glass railings provides an impressive alcove for displaying a prized piece of art or baby grand piano. The second-floor offers a loft at the top of the landing, a VIP suite with balcony access and an additional en suite guest bedroom with balcony access. There is a private guest studio located above the three-car garage with a dedicated stairway off the kitchen. The quarters are complete with a kitchenette, closet and full bath making it a private space for guests or staff.
Perfectly located at the south end of Sabal Island on a quiet cul-de-sac, this impressive estate has been expertly designed to maximize the 226 feet of waterfrontage and open, green spaces. The covered loggias and balconies provide space for outdoor living and dining while the open terrace and walking paths perfectly frame the heated pool with sun shelf and the separate champagne overflow spa. The private dock and flow-through waterway offer the perfect setting for recreational boaters and serious yachtsmen alike with ocean access just minutes away.
The house has an impressive elevation thanks to the natural coral-formed island location. The impact glass windows and doors have anodized aluminum frames that accent the home’s modern flair and provide worry-free living. The home is pre-wired for security, audio-visual and Smart home technology. Other top amenities include three-zone air-conditioning system with infusers; central vacuum; concrete tile roof and zoned sprinkler system.
McCormick Mile residents are invited to join a voluntary Homeowner’s Association which includes access to the private beach house overlooking the ocean perfect for entertaining complete with kitchen, tables and chairs, showers and bathrooms.
Much like a work of art, this waterfront estate is a one-of-a-kind masterpiece that represents the very best Ocean Ridge has to offer. Boasting six bedrooms, 5,118 living square footage and 6,376 total square feet, this impressive property proudly takes its place in the luxury real estate market.