783 Bayou Drive, Destin, FL


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Experience unparalleled waterfront living in this stately home that boasts its own private beach, deepwater dock and guest house with two bedrooms and bathrooms. A perfect marriage of indoor and outdoor living that's both private and conveniently located near the best of everything in Destin, this retreat capitalizes on remarkable views across Joe's Bayou to the Choctawhatchee Bay. An impressive brick driveway leads to an oversized garage and the home, situated amid lush landscaping, which has been thoughtfully remodeled. No expense was spared in this five-bedroom, six-and-a-half bath retreat, including pecky cypress ceilings, stunning wood flooring and open living spaces for the best of Florida coastal living.The heart of the home boasts custom cabinetry and Wolf and Viking appliances that take the cooking experience to the next level. A breakfast bar features seating for 12. Wine lovers will appreciate the generously-sized climate-controlled wine cellar. The living room boasts a fireplace and views of the summer kitchen and water beyond. Take a stroll down to the deepwater boat slip, where you'll enjoy a convenient boathouse, perfect for storing toys and gear for water sports, and private beach. This home's outdoor amenities are the true pièce de résistance of this property, including a saltwater pool and spa with water views; a well-appointed outdoor kitchen with sink, grill, refrigerator, double Big Green Egg grills and both boiling and frying stations. When it's time to wind down for the night, relax in the Bluetooth-equipped owner's suite, which features a ThermaSol steam shower. Low-maintenance Trex decking, outdoor lighting and a whole-home generator offer additional conveniences. Bayou Drive is located in an area of Destin known for its tranquility away from the beach crowds, but with quick access to the best dining, shopping and entertainment on the Emerald Coast.

Features of 783 Bayou Drive

MLS® # 886820
Sold Price $3,600,000
List Price $3,795,000
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms 6.00
Full Baths 5
Half Baths 1
Square Footage 4,814
Acres 1.07
Year Built 2011
Type Detached Single Family
Sub-Type Detached Single Family
Style Ranch
Status Sold

Community Information

Address 783 Bayou Drive
Area 14 - Destin
City Destin
County Okaloosa
State FL
Zip Code 32541


Utilities Electric, Gas - Natural, Phone, Private Well, Public Sewer, Public Water, TV Cable
Parking Spaces 2
Parking Garage Attached
# of Garages 2
Is Waterfront Yes
Waterfront Bayou, Shore - Beach
Has Pool Yes
Pool Pool - Gunite Concrt, Private


Interior Features Breakfast Bar, Ceiling Crwn Molding, Ceiling Vaulted, Fireplace Gas, Floor Hardwood, Floor Tile, Floor WW Carpet, Guest Quarters, Kitchen Island, Owner's Closet, Washer/Dryer Hookup, Woodwork Painted
Appliances Dishwasher, Disposal, Dryer, Microwave, Oven Double, Range Hood, Refrigerator, Stove/Oven Dual Fuel, Washer
Heating Heat Cntrl Electric
Cooling AC - 2 or More, AC - Central Elect, Ceiling Fans
Has Basement No
Fireplace Yes
Fireplaces Fireplace Gas
# of Stories 1


Exterior Frame, Roof Metal, Siding Wood, Slab
Exterior Features BBQ Pit/Grill, Boat Slip, Boatlift, Pool - Gunite Concrt, Sprinkler System
Lot Description Survey Available
Roof Roof Metal
Construction Frame
Foundation Slab

School Information

Elementary Destin
Middle Destin
High Destin

Additional Information

Days on Website 432
Zoning Resid Single Family
Foreclosure No
Short Sale No
RE / Bank Owned No
HOA Fees 0.00

Listing Details

OfficeScenic Sotheby's International Realty

For more information call

(850) 325-0004

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