1710 PENINSULA DRIVE, Tavares, FL 32778 | MLS G5069267 | Listing Information | Kara Wisely | BHHS Florida Realty Skip to main content
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Kara Wisely

Sales Professional
Cell: 352-729-1364
Office: 352-729-1364
Designations: Luxury Collection Specialist, eLead Team
Spoken Languages: English
Date 08/11/2023

Tavares, FL 32778

Single Family
1 Half
Sq. Ft.
Acre Lot
Courtesy: ERA GRIZZARD REAL ESTATE, 352-735-4433
BHHS Florida Realty> Florida> Tavares> 32778
MAGNIFICENT LAKE HARRIS/CHAIN OF LAKES 4 BR CUSTOM ESTATE POOL HOME WITH BOAT HOUSE ON 1 ACRE IN PRIVATE GATED COMMUNITY. The Peninsula is a sought-after, exclusive Tavares enclave of a mere 17 parcels with luxury estate custom homes on oversized lots graced with moss-laden oaks and prime Lake Harris frontage. Welcome home to your tranquil, idyllic paradise. This exquisite 4,309 SF home offers superb craftsmanship and attention to every detail. The grand architecture, complete with cast stone details, tile roof, soffit corbels, regal columns, and covered front entry, is further enhanced by the lush, manicured lawn with mature landscaping. A custom paver, circular driveway, and side-entry drive to a 3-car garage provide convenient parking. 8 Ft. solid wood front doors open into a palatial interior with soaring 17 Ft. custom-trimmed tray ceilings, wide crown molding and baseboards, custom-fit Plantation shutters, Travertine floors, artist murals and paint finishes, cast stone columns and fireplaces, locally crafted ironwork details, and lighted art niches. Upon entry, the front living room offers breathtaking, panoramic Lake Harris views, including brilliant sunset views! The living room has an exquisite stone gas fireplace and telescoping glass doors to the pool lanai. Adjacent is a formal dining room perfect for hosting family and friend gatherings and holiday celebrations. The kitchen offers an abundance of custom wood cabinetry, granite counters, and commercial-grade appliances, including a gas range, custom-designed hood vent, island with storage and prep sink, pass-thru window to lanai, and amazing Butler's pantry with sink and wine refrigerator. The adjacent family room houses the whole-house surround sound system, and the room includes a dining alcove, gas fireplace, built-ins, huge windows with lake views, and a glass slider to the lanai. A well-appointed study with built-ins and a desk is ideal for an office or cozy library. The carpeted master retreat is expansive with a 2-sided gas fireplace to the lanai, lake views/access, work-out area, wet bar, and spa-worthy en-suite with dual granite sink vanities, dual walk-in closets, jetted soaking tub, and doorless walk-in shower with multiple sprayer jets. 2 guest Bedrooms share a Jack and Jill bath and a convenient desk/work-station in the hallway; ideal for bill paying or a homework area. A half guest bath provides pool access, and the impressive, custom iron stair railing leads to the upstairs BR/bonus room. This spacious, carpeted room includes a walk-in closet and a beautiful full bathroom with a Travertine shower. It's perfect for extended guests or as a private media room. The outdoor living areas are as impressive as indoors! A fully screened lanai offers unparalleled panoramic lake views. The covered areas include a wet bar and abundant space for luxury dining and entertaining by the fireplace. The mosaic Travertine/granite floor steps down to the paver pool deck with a sparkling pool and jetted spa. A lighted paver path leads to the covered boathouse with upgraded metal, electric boat hoist. Enjoy 161 Ft. of Lake Harris frontage and Chain of Lakes access. Mission Inn is a few minutes away, offering fine dining, golf, and tennis. This property is the finest in lakefront living!
Residential - Single Family, 1 Story
3 Full/1 Half
1.01 Acres
Canal/Lake For Irrigation, Well
Septic Tank
The scores below measure the walkability of the address, access to public transit of the area and the convenience of using a bike on a scale of 1-100

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Courtesy: ERA GRIZZARD REAL ESTATE, 352-735-4433

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