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The Ultimate Estate Home Mansion on the Beach

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Dining room seats 8 with view of the beach and Gulf. High power binocs at rear

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Last updated: 07/13/2015
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  • Minimum stay:7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Property description

This is one of the most impressive beach front mansions on St. George Island. This elegant beach front home is constructed to the highest standards with immaculate trim work throughout. The home is decorated with exquisite comfortable furnishings with incredible paintings and sculptures from renowned artists. View the clear deep waters just offshore with high powered optics from inside or on the upper deck. Swim in the Gulf beach waters less than 100' from the house. Spacious kitchen is equipped with Viking professional equipment and well set up for entertaining. Six televisions are all equipped with DIRECTV TiVo recording system. A TV in each bedroom, the gym and the living room which includes 5.1 surround sound audio system. Host an intimate retreat with family and friends. The owner of the property also has an immaculate 58' wooden ketch docked in Apalachicola 20 minutes away that is also available for charter. Owned and managed by a local resident that can help with tour planning and advice on local dining and touring options. Under house parking accommodates four cars with covered entry that keep you dry in foul weather. All lighting is on dimmer switches.

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Property Type

  • House

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    We do not rent to students even if one or more parents or legally responsible adults accompany them, or to groups under the age of 25. This policy is strictly enforced. We require that a list of all guests and their age be supplied....moreless

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Considered:

    Only small pets of 10 lbs or less are allowed because larger pets damage the heart pine floor and stairs. A $50 fee is charged for extra clean up required for pets. The size, breed and number of pets must be approved in advance...moreless

  • Wheelchair Accessible

Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 8

Bathrooms: 4 Bathrooms

Other Amenities

  • Kayaks available for rent at property

Entertainment

  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable:

    (5) Home theater system in living room with Blue ray player and 5.1 surround sound. TVs in all bedrooms. Audio system extends to speakers in kitchen and outside all the way down to fire pit and deck...moreless

  • Stereo
  • Television
  • VCR
  • Video Game Console

Attractions

  • Arboretum
  • Botanical Garden
  • Churches
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Synagogues
  • Theme Parks
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Eco Tourism
  • Horseback Riding
  • Horseshoes
  • Miniature Golf
  • Paddle Boating
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Shuffleboard
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Whale Watching
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Beachfront:

    Private boardwalk from main deck goes across dunes to beach. Fire pit with propane powered fire glass nestled among palms just behind dunes with boardwalk to beach. ...moreless

  • Oceanfront:

    The house has two high powered pedestal binoculars to view everything from ships to shore birds. These awesome optics really magnify the experience of living on the beach and ocean. ...moreless

  • Water View

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Golf Privileges Optional
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Hunting Big Game
  • Hunting Small Game
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Pier Fishing
  • Roller Blading
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Surf Fishing
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Water Tubing
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining Area

General

  • Air Conditioning
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer:

    Bosch front loader...moreless

  • Computer Available:

    Printer and monitor / keyboard / mouse are set up and ready for you to plug in your laptop...moreless

  • Covered Parking
  • Elevator
  • Gas Fireplace:

    (3) Gas fireplaces in the Master Bedroom and Living Room. Gas firepit on the beach...moreless

  • Linens Provided
  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Telephone
  • Washing Machine:

    Bosch front loader...moreless

  • Wireless Internet:

    Free Wi-Fi internet access. No password required...moreless

Kitchen

  • Cooking Utensils:

    Full assortment of cooking and dining utensils including blender, mixer, etc....moreless

  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen:

    Viking commercial kitchen appliances include four burner range, double oven with combination microwave/grill/convection oven. Cappuccino/Espresso/Coffee machine. Sink and separate ice maker on food prep island....moreless

Outside

  • Balcony
  • Outdoor Grill

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool:

    Olympic pool, gym and clubhoue 10 minutes away...moreless

 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Summer high season
Jun 29 - Aug 15, 2015
7 night min stay

$7,875 $24,000

Changeover Day: Sunday

Thansgiving holiday
Nov 21 - Nov 29, 2015
7 night min stay

$7,875

Changeover Day: Saturday

Christmas & New Year holiday
Dec 19 - Jan 3, 2016
7 night min stay

$10,500

Changeover Day: Saturday

Spring high season
Feb 27 - Apr 30, 2016
7 night min stay

$7,875 $24,000
Summer high season
May 28 - Aug 12, 2016
7 night min stay

$7,875 $24,000
Thanksgiving holiday
Nov 19 - Nov 27, 2016
7 night min stay

$7,875
Chtristmas & New Year hoiliday
Dec 17 - Jan 8, 2017
7 night min stay

$10,500
My Standard Rate
7 night min stay

$5,250 $16,000

Changeover Day: Saturday

* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Refundable Damage Deposit $1,000
  • Pet Fee $100
  • Tax Rate 9.5%

Notes:

Please make note of the following regarding your reservation.

1) Only pets of <10 lbs are allowed in this home.

2) Check in is at 5 PM and check out is by 10 AM.

3) A full refund on the transaction can be made up until 20 days before arrival. No refund will be made for

reservations canceled less than 20 days before arrival.

4) Maximum guest loading must be kept at 8 or less. This is not negotiable and if exceeded, may result in immediate

expulsion from the property.

5) You must bring a printed copy of this receipt email to be provided at time of property check in.

6) As part of new security procedures at the Plantation, we are required to obtain from you a completed and signed

Guest Rental Contract (see attached) which includes a list of the full legal names of all persons who will be staying

at the house during your visit and the number of automobiles. We are required to provide this information to

Plantation administrative office who will then provide you with an access pass for each auto at the security gate

upon arrival. We hope that you will appreciate these additional efforts to protect your security and safety. This

document should be completed an sent as a scan file in a response email as soon as possible

7) Motorcycles and golf carts are not allowed in the Plantation


Cancellation policy:


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Calendar

Last updated: 07/13/2015
Check availability
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Location

Dolphin tours, Maritime Heritage tours, Out Island tours, wood boat school, golf cart access . Festivals, events and other activities

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2011

About the owner: Apalachicola native went into the military at age 18, then a career in the corporate world, now retired to the good life on the island. I live on St. George Island and run the Maritime Museum in Apalachicola.

Why the Owner Chose Plantation:
This is the most fabulous homes on St. George Island with an unobstructed grand panorama of the Gulf. I love the tranquil beauty of St. George Island and this home is among the most elegant in which to enjoy a vacation visit.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
The exquisite detail with which this home was finished is a beauty to behold. Add to that the extensive furnishings and art work that create a warmth and feeling of luxury in a private estate home.


Contact us

Speaks: english
 

Photos

  • Dining room seats 8 with view of the beach and Gulf. High power binocs at rear

    Dining room seats 8 with view of the beach and Gulf. High power binocs at rear

  • Living room from kitchen. 12' ceilings with exquisite trim, moldings and decor

    Living room from kitchen. 12' ceilings with exquisite trim, moldings and decor

  • View from driveway with under house parking on either side of entrance foyer

    View from driveway with under house parking on either side of entrance foyer

  • Ground floor gym and lounge with seperate television and sleeper sofa

    Ground floor gym and lounge with seperate television and sleeper sofa

  • Fire pit along walkway to beach surrounded by palms and powered by propane

    Fire pit along walkway to beach surrounded by palms and powered by propane

  • Master bedroom with fireplace, 5.1 TV system and private deck

    Master bedroom with fireplace, 5.1 TV system and private deck

  • Upper deck off of master bedroom with view to West. Binocular Pedestel.

    Upper deck off of master bedroom with view to West. Binocular Pedestel.

  • Bedroom #3 with private deck and walk in shower

    Bedroom #3 with private deck and walk in shower

  • View of home from the beach with stairway to main deck and surrounding palms

    View of home from the beach with stairway to main deck and surrounding palms

  • Living room view from dinging room. Note stair case and elevator at rear

    Living room view from dinging room. Note stair case and elevator at rear

  • Ground floor foyer and stairway. Elevator to left and lounge to the right.

    Ground floor foyer and stairway. Elevator to left and lounge to the right.

  • Covered deck beach side with gas grill in back beside rope swing.

    Covered deck beach side with gas grill in back beside rope swing.

  • view of kitchen and bar from living room entrance

    view of kitchen and bar from living room entrance

  • Master BR office with PC monitor, printer, kbd &amp; mouse. Sink &amp; regrigera

    Master BR office with PC monitor, printer, kbd &amp; mouse. Sink &amp; regrigera

  • Bedroom #2 with ocean view

    Bedroom #2 with ocean view

  • Bedroom #4, the Safari room, with private deck

    Bedroom #4, the Safari room, with private deck

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  • Bedrooms
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  • Bathrooms
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  • Property type
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Member since: 2011
Speaks: english
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  • Calendar last updated 07/13/2015
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