This dream house is located in the very desirable Parkplace on Lake Joanna neighborhood. There are quiet streets with oaks and other quality homes—and 335-acre Lake Joanna, one of the finest spring fed lakes in Central Florida.
This is a lakefront property with fruit trees (orange, Meyers lemon, Persian lime, fig, grapefruit, loquat—and a raspberry patch).
A new dock was built in 2008.
1500’ patio, finished with pavers in 2012 (great area for grilling), plus 500’ of outdoor covered space sheltered from the sun. Rainwater capture cistern for garden irrigation.
The home features an open, airy floor plan, with ceramic tile throughout (except upstairs), abundant storage, and many special touches – walk-in closets in every bedroom; a library with French doors and custom built-in shelving; dedicated laundry/utility room with hanging space, deep sink, lots and lots of cabinet and drawer space; an upstairs suite with custom built-in cabinets and Murphy bed,, walk-in closet, full bath, seating area, and windows along entire back wall, overlooking lake.
MASTER BEDROOM: ~ 15’9” X 15’6”
Spacious bedroom with beautiful, tall Plantation shutters opening onto garden area and a view of the lake; sliding glass doors to patio; lighted ceiling fan.
MASTER BATH: ~ 17’6” X 11’
Large, walk-in closet, with mirrored doors; his-and-her vanities, with a linen closet between; large Jetta tub for relaxing; ceramic tiled shower with shampoo shelf and large, glass block windows on two sides; enclosed commode with door and window.
LIVING/GREAT ROOM: ~ 21’4” X 14’
Large, open layout; triple sliding glass doors with lake front view; 11’ vaulted ceilings; ceiling fan.
LIBRARY: ~ 13’ X 10’4”
Tall French doors off living room; 8’ 6” custom built-in shelving, with cabinet space below and window shelf with extra storage; ceiling has wood trim and fan.
DINING ROOM: ~ 16’10” X 11’4”
Separate yet open eating area, with large window.
KITCHEN: ~ 13’ X 11’8” (includes pantry)
Plenty of counter space, with seating area; corian counter tops and double sink; partially open to living spaces; extra tall cabinets above; walk-in pantry; ceramic tile backsplash throughout; 8 overhead lighting fixtures; garbage disposal; all Kitchen Aid appliances, except Whirlpool microwave (Whisper Quiet dishwasher; Ceran (glass) top range with convection oven; side by side refrigerator/freezer.)
BREAKFAST NOOK: ~ 11’6” X 8’6”
Large bay window looking out to lake; room for nice-sized table and chairs; lowered ceiling gives dining area a cosy feeling.
LAUNDRY ROOM: ~15’6” X 8’4”
Dedicated indoor laundry space with hanging area; deep sink; ceramic tile floors; window; extensive cabinet, counter, and drawer space; wide coat closet.
BEDROOM #2: ~ 17’8” X 12’6”
Walk-in closet; 3 windows; lighted ceiling fan.
Shower; large closet for linens and storage; separate commode.
BEDROOM #3: ~ 14’4” X 13’3”
Walk-in closet; 3 windows, lake view; lighted ceiling fan; adjoining bathroom.
Door to patio with full length frosted window; shower; large linen closet in hallway.
UPSTAIRS LIVING SUITE (w/ BEDROOM #4, BATHROOM #4, closet): ~ 30’6” X 11’
Wood laminate flooring, three 70”-wide windows with fabulous lake view; walk-in closet; tall, custom built-in shelving with Murphy bed; seating area; full bath w/shower and window to lake.
UPSTAIRS STORAGE CLOSET: ~12’6” X 5’10”
3-car garage with room for work area; attic access; deep sink.
Two water heaters, one for each side of the house, one of which is solar.