Step into this gracious home, an impeccable new construction completed in 2012, and you will immediately experience the sense of welcome! This beautiful turnkey property truly offers every feature of Merida’s tropical, indoor/outdoor lifestyle. From the front entrance, the attractive wrought iron secure screened & metal front door opens into an airy foyer, which provides an immediate vista of the large great room at the end of the open hallway and the sparkling pool beyond. Throughout the house, a pleasing color palate, polished cement floors accented with well-chosen Pasta Tile inlays, ceramic tile flooring and handsome granite countertops in the kitchen and baths combine all the advantages of a custom designed modern home with a tribute to the famed historic architecture of the Yucatan.
A convenient spacious single car garage, containing one of the two tenaco’s, has plenty of shelving and may be accessed directly from the foyer. Opening from the foyer is the first of three roomy ensuite bedrooms, this one currently furnished and used as an ideal home office. All three bedrooms have ceiling fans, AC’s, lots of storage and have pleasant well fitted bathrooms with walk-in showers. There is also an attractive powder room located just before the entrance to the step down great room.
The lofty great room embraces casual, contemporary living and includes an expansive gourmet kitchen, a comfortable dining area and an ample conversation space, with a series of French doors overlooking the exceptional covered portico surrounding the lushly planted courtyard and inviting pool. The recently renovated kitchen includes a gigantic granite topped island, perfect for both baking and buffet style entertaining. Features also include GE Profile/Whirlpool stainless appliances, Minka fans, lots of cabinets/drawers, separate bar area and a huge walk-in pantry! Exit the great room and you step into the heart of this amazing property – a stunning L-shaped portico framed with romantic arches offering an exceptional amount of space for year round dining, entertaining and relaxing, day and night…..some of the current patio furniture and luxuriant potted plants are also included in the sale.
From the portico a stately staircase, well illuminated by beautiful wall sconces ascends to a master bedroom suite and extensively developed roof terrace. This 2 story structure, containing two almost identical master bedroom suites (you chose!) offers one bedroom with immediate pool and lounging access and the other overlooking the pool and closer to the roof terrace. At the bottom of the stairwell is the convenient laundry room including on-demand water heater, a sink, and a stackable W/D. Both master suites again feature attractive inlaid pasta tile floors, walk in closets with lots of shelving, double sinks and walk in showers too. The upper bedroom has blackout shades. The oversized roof terrace offers spectacular sunset views, and includes a covered built in bar w/granite countertops and a sink, , an outdoor dining area, a spacious covered sitting area and a BBQ for easy grilling. The mature plantings provide privacy and a welcome hit of green and are connected to the irrigation system.
This home has it all – You have to see it to appreciate the attention to detail throughout. Storage, storage and more storage, 2 water tanks, on-demand hot water heat system for the kitchen and baths, salt pellet soft water system, ceiling fans, and so much more. Some of the furnishings are also included so you will be ready to move in……