Thursday, December 20, 2012

Thursday, December 13, 2012

Historic Jacksonville estate - Deerwood Club

Jacksonville estate home for sale

8140 Presidential Drive, Jacksonville, Florida

Prestigious. Private. Perfect. Historic estate on a spectacular homesite with breath-taking water and golf views in Jacksonville's most celebrated gated community. Elegant updates and handsome craftsmanship throughout.

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Entertain with style in the grand salon featuring French doors on three sides, or host a quiet meeting in the stately wood-paneled library. Enjoy the private formal dining room, fully-appointed gourmet kitchen with adjacent dining area, and gracious family room, all with views of the custom screened pool. The elegant master suite opens to a private courtyard and features peaceful golf course and water views. Each of the 8 bedrooms features its own private bath, ensuring comfort for all. Upstairs is a huge game/theater room and three private suites.

Originally built in 1974, this home was the site of the historic meeting of President Gerald Ford and Egypt's Anwar Sadat in November 1975. The home's stately library, grand salon, and rear terrace hosted these two world leaders during their private talks in Jacksonville, Florida. In honor of this historic event, Deerwood Country Club renamed the street Presidential Drive.

The French Chateau-style home has been carefully enlarged and updated over time. Currently, the home is nearing the end of a major restoration that includes a new roof, kitchen renovation, master suite renovation, and new exterior and interior paint. It sits on a private homesite of nearly 1 acre, with incomparable water and golf views of the Deerwood Country Club course . At the end of a quiet street, it features a circular cobblestone drive, with a private courtyard garage.

Wednesday, December 5, 2012

Newly listed in Fleming Island Plantation!

Meticulously maintained inside and out!

Fleming Island Plantation - Pinehurst Lane


This home in Fleming Island Plantation's popular Southern Links neighborhood is one you'll want to see! Spacious, bright floor plan overlooking Fleming Island Plantation golf course. Large kitchen with food prep island, 42'' cabinets and tile floors. Family room with built-in entertainment center, gas fireplace and sliding glass doors leading to the HUGE screened lanai, offering a wonderful flow for entertaining! 3 car garage, ''A'' rated schools, community pools, tennis, soccer, YMCA and library all, just around the corner. Neutral decor - move-in ready!

Call The Galli Team home buyer hotline at 904-469-7828 to see this home today!