Julie Jones Bernard of Florida Luxurious Properties Sells $13,995,000 Waterfront Estate in Prestigious Harbor Beach

Posted by Melissa Winnick — July 31, 2017

1501533036FORT LAUDERDALE, FL - Julie Jones Bernard of Florida Luxurious Properties is pleased to announce the record sale (YTD 2017) in the prestigious Harbor Beach community, of a fabulous waterfront estate.

Listed at $13,995,000, the extraordinary walled and gated Palm Beach-inspired estate at 1612 West Lake Drive is located on a point lot, with premium water frontage that can accommodate multiple yachts and watercraft, with more than 316+/- feet of dockage.

There are incredible views from the magnificent waterfront home situated on almost 3/4 of an acre on the shore of Lake Sylvan, with excellent ocean access.

A modern-day take on a Mediterranean-style villa, the custom-built home has more than 19,000 finished square feet.  The property has every imaginable luxury, beautiful spaces for living and entertaining, and delightful creature comforts abound.


A massive wooden door opens onto an entry courtyard with a waterfall and a lighted fountain.  Beyond, 16’ arched double doors in mahogany lead to the majestic foyer.  The graceful staircase has an artisan-crafted wrought iron banister and is lighted by a carved wood chandelier finished in antique silver.  The vaulted ceiling has beautiful gold and silver leaf finishes.

The interior spaces, both public and private, are well conceived and beautifully realized.  Views across the water are available from many of rooms in the home.

The living area of the house connects seamlessly with a sunroom and a wide wrap-around terrace, outdoor dining and living rooms and a fireplace.  Motorized blinds can be lowered if needed.

Exquisite tile work, glass, onyx, choice marble, stone and exotic woods have been used to great effect.  The entire residence, including the radius, is constructed of poured concrete.  Energy-efficient Icynene open and closed cell spray foam provides moisture and sound control.   Commercial-grade ductwork, state-of-the-art electronics and systems have been used throughout.  Smart-house technology manages lights, the audio system and surveillance cameras.

There are 7 bedrooms and 10.5 baths, including a spa-like gem in the Master Suite.   A guesthouse and servant’s quarters complete the picture.

The temperature-controlled wine cellar can accommodate 132 bottles at a steady 36 degrees.  There is a water purification system and a 100 kW generator.

With a great indoor and outdoor living and entertaining areas, a salt-water pool, an outdoor kitchen, a well-appointed gym, basketball court, screening room, game room for the kids (and adults who play like kids), a koi and turtle pond, terraces on multiple levels, beautiful gardens and a wide variety of specimen palms, the property is a fabulous retreat, spacious and sophisticated, with understated opulence.

Julie currently has another sale pending in the Harbor Beach neighborhood—the spectacular residence at 84 Isla Bahia is listed at $19,995,000.


For more information, contact Julie@FloridaLuxurious.com or 954 328 3665

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