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Private Waterfront Pool Home W/ Fire Pit, Gazebo, Dockage, Sunsets

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Last updated: 10/29/2014
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  • Minimum stay:3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Long Key estate description

Upon entering Pioneer Del Layton's private estate, you will experience spectacular sunsets and one of the most beautiful views of the Florida Bay. Centrally located between Islamorada and Marathon, you are moments from all water activities, parks, museums, shops, off-shore gambling, restaurants, etc. Cross under Long Key Bridge and you are home to Hemmingway's offshore fishing. Run across the Bay to Flamingo for back country fishing at its finest. Dock your boat at the private 70+ foot dock (boat rentals available), swim in your private circular pool, and cook your catch at the spacious Gazebo. Catering provided upon request. 1200 sq.' Guest Cottage optional with covered boat house for long term rental. 1 hr. 45 minutes from Miami Intl. Airport, 1 hr. 20 minutes from Key West.

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Property Type

  • Estate
  • 3200 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

      • Catering Available
      • Breakfast - Booking Possible
      • Lunch - Booking Possible
      • Dinner - Booking Possible

      Onsite Services

          • Private Chef

          Suitability

          • Events Allowed
          • Long-Term Renters Welcome
          • Low Allergen Environment
          • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

            24 years...moreless

          • Children Welcome
          • Non Smoking Only
          • Pets Not Allowed
          • Suitable For Elderly Or Infirm

          Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10, Beds for 9-10

          • Bedroom: 1 king

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          • Bedroom: 1 queen

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          • Bedroom: 2 twin/ single

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          • Bedroom 4: 2 sleep sofa /futon

            Sleep Sofa/ Family Rm pulls out to Queen. Futon upstairs....moreless

          • Master suite with King sized bed, 1 bedroom with Queen bed, 1 bedroom with 2 twin beds, plus sleep sofa in family room....moreless

          Bathrooms: 4 Bathrooms

          • Bathroom: toilet, shower

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          • Bathroom: toilet, shower

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          • Bathroom: toilet, tub, shower

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          • Bathroom 4 - Outdoor: toilet, shower

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          • Master suite has his and hers full baths connecting with shower in the middle and a tub/shower combination. Full downstairs bath, and full outside bath....moreless

          Other Amenities

              • Enjoy gorgeous sunset views from anywhere on the property. Spacious master bedroom with king, his and her baths, enclosed porch - entire upstairs. Downstairs, queen bedroom, 2 twin beds with Jack n Jill bath. Huge kitchen, dining, living area with bar to seat 8 and table to seat 6-8. Open, spacious, and bright. Private waterfront home built by founder of town. Charters, activities can be arranged. Catering/Events available....moreless

              Entertainment

              • Audio Tape Player
              • Books:

                Variety of books to choose from....moreless

              • Books For Adults
              • CD Player

              Theme

              • Adventure
              • Away From It All
              • Budget
              • Family
              • Historic
              • Romantic
              • Spa
              • Sports & Activities
              • Tourist Attractions

              Attractions

              • Bay/Sound
              • Botanical Garden
              • Churches
              • Cinemas
              • Coin Laundry
              • Festivals
              • Health/Beauty Spa
              • Library
              • Live Theater
              • Marina
              • Museums
              • Playground
              • Recreation Center
              • Reefs
              • Restaurants
              • Ruins
              • Winery Tours

              Local Services & Businesses

              • ATM/Bank
              • Fitness Center
              • Groceries
              • Hospital
              • Laundromat
              • Massage Therapist
              • Medical Services

              Leisure Activities

              • Beachcombing
              • Bird Watching
              • Boating
              • Eco Tourism
              • Gambling Casinos
              • Outlet Shopping
              • Paddle Boating
              • Photography
              • Scenic Drives
              • Shopping
              • Sight Seeing
              • Walking
              • Wildlife Viewing

              Location Type

              • Town

              Sports & Adventure Activities

              • Basketball Court
              • Cycling
              • Deepsea Fishing
              • Fishing
              • Fly Fishing
              • Golf
              • Golf Privileges Optional
              • Hiking
              • Jet Skiing
              • Kayaking
              • Paragliding
              • Parasailing
              • Pier Fishing
              • Roller Blading
              • Sailing
              • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
              • Skiing
              • Snorkeling
              • Snorkeling/Diving:

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              • Sound/Bay Fishing
              • Surf Fishing
              • Surfing
              • Swimming
              • Tennis
              • Water Skiing
              • Water Tubing
              • Wind-Surfing

              Dining

              • Dining:

                Dining table seats 8. Semi-circular bar seats 8. All surrounded with water views....moreless

              • Dining Area
              • Seating for 16 people

              General

              • Activities Guide
              • Air Conditioning:

                Mini-Split System upstairs. Wall Units downstairs....moreless

              • Alarm Clock
              • Basic Soaps
              • Carport
              • Ceiling Fans
              • Clothes Dryer:

                GE...moreless

              • Filtered Water
              • Fireplace:

                Fire Pit outside along water's edge....moreless

              • Garage:

                Double carport - lighted for evening events....moreless

              • Hair Dryer
              • Heating
              • Internet:

                Wireless internet/ AT&T...moreless

              • Iron & Board
              • Laundry Soap
              • Linens Provided:

                Sheets, blankets, extra pillows...moreless

              • Living Area
              • Living Room:

                Large sectional with queen sleeper. 51' Flatscreen TV....moreless

              • Local Activities Guide
              • Local Maps
              • Local Restaurant Guide
              • Paper Towels
              • Parking:

                Huge property with lots of room for parking vehicles and boat trailers....moreless

              • Shampoo
              • Sofa Bed
              • Split-System Air Conditioning
              • Toilet Paper
              • Towels Provided:

                Towels and beach towels....moreless

              • Washing Machine:

                Laundry room with washer and dryer....moreless

              • Water Cooler
              • Wireless Internet

              Kitchen

              • 4 Ring Stove
              • Blender
              • Coffee Maker:

                2 Mr. Coffee 12 Cup...moreless

              • Cooking Utensils:

                All supplied, including outdoor cooking utensils....moreless

              • Dishes & Utensils:

                Everything needed and much more....moreless

              • Dishwasher:

                Kitchenaid - SS...moreless

              • Freezer:

                Outside for bait/ice/fish....moreless

              • Grill
              • Ice Maker
              • Kitchen:

                Very Large for family and friends - Semi-Circular Bar to seat 8. Dining Table to seat 6-8...moreless

              • Lobster Pot
              • Microwave:

                GE - SS...moreless

              Outside

              • Balcony:

                Enclosed Porch off master suite overlooking Gulf. Beautiful open water views....moreless

              • Barbecue
              • Beach Chairs
              • Beach Towels
              • Boat:

                Can arrange rental and have at dock....moreless

              • Boat Dock
              • Deck / Patio:

                Large deck around pool with outdoor furniture for relaxing....moreless

              • Fish Cleaning Table
              • Golf:

                Sombrero Golf Club in Marathon...moreless

              • Kayak / Canoe:

                Can arrange rental and have at dock....moreless

              • Lanai / Gazebo:

                Spacious Gazebo with LED lights for eveing entertaining/events. Gas grill and outdoor bath....moreless

              • Lawn / Garden:

                Spacious area; landscaped throughout....moreless

              • Outdoor Entertainment Area
              • Outdoor Grill:

                Gas, under Gazebo for outdoor cooking and dining....moreless

              • Outdoor Grill Gas
              • Patio
              • Porch / Veranda
              • Small Cooler
              • Tennis:

                You can walk to Tennis court across highway in Layton. Also, tennis courts 10 minutes north....moreless

              • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
              • Water Sports Gear:

                Can arrange rental and have at dock....moreless

              • Wood Deck

              Pool / Spa

              • In Ground Pool
              • Outdoor Pool
              • Private Pool:

                Large circular freshwater pool with 3 chaise lounges, tables, chairs and umbrella....moreless

               

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              3 night min stay
              $500

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              Fees:

              • Processing $50
              • Cleaning $250
              • Tax Rate 12.5%

              Notes:

              Rates are subject to change according to season or number of guests.

              $600-$1,000 refundable security deposit to hold date. 50% down - balance due within two month of arrival. Cash, cashiers check or personal check accepted as well as direct deposit to account.


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              Last updated: 10/29/2014
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              Location

              Car: Necessary

              Layton is centrally located between Islamorada and Marathon at Mile Marker 68 1/2, Bayside,on a private peninsula off U.S.1 in Long Key, FL. Shopping, dining, and entertainment are 10-20 minutes north and south. Enjoy immediate access to offshore or backcountry fishing from the 70' dock. Kayaks, canoes, jet skis, paddle boards, boat rental, etc. can be delivered to the property/dock.

              Other Activities: All watersports can be enjoyed from boating, fishing, skiing, snorkeling/diving, kite boarding, paddle boarding, kayaking, canoeing, etc. Swim with the dolphins,(Dolphin Research Center, Theater of the Sea), World Wide Sportsman,

              Casual and fine restaurants and many, many more.

               

              Manager info

              About: I am the owner's daughter, grandaughter to Del and Mary Layton, and I manage the property for my mother. I grew up in Miami and came to the Keys often as a child with my grandparents, spending many summers here with them. I remember fondly the 'long' drives down on the rough roads and the rattling draw bridges in the back seat of the Chevorlet Impala with Pat, the family dog. After marrying and having two sons, we continued coming down to see my grandparents each chance we could, bringing friends and church groups to enjoy our blessings. Mary and Del were gracious, enjoyed people and were loved by all that knew them. I hope to continue sharing the joy that the Layton House has brought to so many over the years as families and friends build lasting memories.

              Why Long Key:
              This property has been passed down from my grandfather, Del Layton, to his daughter, Aileen Howard. He founded this little piece of paradise in the Middle Keys after selling his grocery business in Miami in the late 1940's to follow his dream. You can read the history in his biography, Pioneer in the Florida Keys. The property is very spacious, tranquil and private.

              The Unique Benefits at this Estate:
              The Layton property is one of the most beautiful in the Florida Keys with views of the Bay, gorgeous changing sunsets, and swaying palm trees from the many windows in the home. The huge kitchen with a large semi-circular bar area is the gathering place for young and old to cook, eat and enjoy each other's company. Pictures displayed around the home recall moments from the past. The large circular fresh-water pool, surrounded with native landscaping, is a fantastic place to unwind and relax before grilling your catch and having dinner in the tiki.


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              Speaks: english

               

              Photos

              • Sunset from Layton House

                Sunset from Layton House

              • Kitchen, Dining, Window Seat looking out to Water & Gazebo

                Kitchen, Dining, Window Seat looking out to Water & Gazebo

              • Master Suite with His and Hers Baths, Enclosed Porch Overlooking Water

                Master Suite with His and Hers Baths, Enclosed Porch Overlooking Water

              • Catering Available for Events

                Catering Available for Events

              • Side view of Layton House with Double Carport

                Side view of Layton House with Double Carport

              • Kitchen from Stairway

                Kitchen from Stairway

              • Pool

                Pool

              • Shoreline, 70' Dockage, Fire pit

                Shoreline, 70' Dockage, Fire pit

              • Gazebo with Gas Grill and Outdoor Bath

                Gazebo with Gas Grill and Outdoor Bath

              • Family Room - Queen Sleep Sofa

                Family Room - Queen Sleep Sofa

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              This listing was first published here in 2007.

              Date last modified - Friday, December 19, 2014

              $500 per night (USD)
              17

              3 Bedroom / 4 Bathroom
              Sleeps 10

              View calendar: Updated 10/29/14
              Minimum stay: 3 nights
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              Member since: 2007
              Speaks: english
              • Response time: Within 2 days
              • Response rate: 100%
              • Calendar last updated: 10/29/2014
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