Historic Spanish model meets fashionable luxurious at a transformed property often called The Spanish Citadel, in St. Petersburg, FL.
In the marketplace for $3,326,000, the four-bedroom residence sits on virtually an acre—simply blocks from the water.
“This property is positioned in a metro space. However due to the dimensions of the property and the truth that it’s surrounded by partitions, you’ve an actual sense of peace and serenity,” says itemizing agent Glen Richardson, of Smith & Associates Actual Property.
In-built 1920, the 5,374-square-foot residence stays true to its Spanish roots—even after a latest renovation and replace.
“While you enter the lobby on the entrance door, that’s the unique chandelier there,” Richardson notes. “There are lighting items all through which are authentic.”
The house options excessive ceilings with beams, arched home windows and doorways, oak flooring, a classic phone room, and stained-glass accents.
“While you stroll within the entrance door, you’re simply actually amazed at how a lot gentle is coming via the home,” Richardson says. “They stored the character and the true architectural consistency of a Spanish residence, however they put numerous little upgrades in it to modernize it.”
Richardson says the house owners spent at the least $200,000 renovating the kitchen. They created a novel island utilizing an Eighties draper’s desk from a French silk manufacturing unit, they usually accented the area with vintage corbels and fashionable sconces.
The savvy transform earned a characteristic in a latest concern of Cottages & Bungalows journal.
“They put all of those items collectively, they usually actually circulate,” Richardson says. “They actually gave thought to the whole lot.”
The first suite takes up a whole wing of the home and boasts massive closets, a hearth, and a rest room.
“What’s actually attention-grabbing about that [primary suite] is it’s an area unto itself,” Richardson explains. “It has its personal personal tea backyard, and it additionally has very nice entry and seating out to the fountain courtyard.”
Exterior, the house boasts a pool with a party-ready patio. Indoor entertaining areas embody a wine room and a billiard room.
“That is naturally simply an entertainer’s dream,” Richardson says. “There’s an actual pure circulate to the whole lot, so when persons are there—whether or not they be inside or exterior—they will mingle.”