Behold ''Ocean Apple'', a historic John Volk-designed oceanfront estate where the essence of The Hamptons-Meets-Delray Beach is quintessentially captured. Pristinely nestled within a mature tropical landscape of 100+ year-old sea grapes, indigenous gumbo limbo trees and lush palm trees, this captivating coastal compound affords picturesque ocean vistas while exuding the elegantly-weathered warmth and charm of a classic seaside retreat. This Hamptons-style shake shingle beauty resides on a .62 acre beachfront lot with historic main house & modern addition, guest cottage, unique treehouse office+ 2-car garage. Evoking a timeless coastal lifestyle, this custom luxury estate offers unrivaled privacy, a prime perch along the Florida coastline and endless possibilities to truly live who you are. www.610oceanapple.com *** The Grounds and Residence *** Listed on the local Historic Register and featured in numerous architectural publications, the captivating oceanfront compound presides over a rare 100' wide tropical enclave of 2/3 acre of lush Florida varietals. Massive mature gumbo-limbo trees, 100+ year-old sea grape trees, various palm tree species and oversized rubber trees enhance this untamed, private oasis. Underneath this verdant canopy, the property boasts an expanse of authentic tropical hardwood decks and terraces, sparkling swimming pool, sunken spa, exercise sauna and inviting walking paths. *** Warmly woven with vintage South Florida charm and Northeastern shake shingle architecture, Ocean Apple features a main house and guest cottage spanning over 5,400 square feet and 6 bedrooms, 6.5 baths with separate "treehouse" office/sleeping quarters, 2-car garage and storage structure. *** The innate beauty of the compound is found across both the interiors and outdoor spaces of the home. Ocean Apple is adorned with warm cypress ceilings and walls, original Dade County pine flooring, French doors and abundant windows for endless natural light. The well-appointed living and dining areas elegantly unfold to breezy verandahs, rich wooden decks, the swimming oasis and serene tropical gardens, while the master bedroom suite commands expansive ocean vistas and breath-taking views of the sunrise. *** Ocean Apple presents its next generation of owners with endless possibilities to customize and welcome a freshly-inspired coastal compound. Whether renovating, expanding or reimagining the existing main house and surrounding habitats while preserving the estate's unique historic charm, this coveted opportunity awaits to make this exceptional property your very own vision of the "Hamptons-meets-Delray Beach" lifestyle.
Listing courtesy of The Corcoran Group.