Escape Hectic and Find Your Solace - 30 Acres Estate Between Tampa and Orlando
Winter Haven, Polk County, Florida
Hide from the world in this stunning 30 acre estate home located in the beautiful "Chain of Lakes City" of Winter Haven, Florida, with plenty of room to build another dwelling, guest house or in-law house and less than an hours drive to Disney World. This gated and private residence is set amidst a stunning landscape that includes citrus groves, open pastures, and mature woods, making it ideal for equestrian enthusiasts, those seeking a family compound, or even future development. The 6,800+ square feet of luxurious living space boasts 5 bedrooms and 7 bathrooms, with high-end finishes and extensive trim and crown moldings throughout. The main living area is both spacious and comfortable, with soaring 21' high ceilings, a travertine accented fireplace, grand chandelier, and sweeping views of the surrounding acreage and pool area. The kitchen is beautifully finished with quartz and granite counters, custom cabinetry, quality appliances, and an abundance of storage and prep space, perfect for those who enjoy entertaining. The game room provides endless entertainment with room for billiards, prime seating for game day or movie night, projector with retractable screen, blackout curtains for daytime viewing, mini kitchen with refrigerator and ice maker and a half bath. The executive-level office features a soothing fireplace, coffered wood ceiling, custom bookshelves, and cabinetry to help keep things organized. The private downstairs master suite features a lavish en-suite bathroom with a soaking tub, walk-in shower with dual heads, towel warmer, and an oversized walk-in closet that will accommodate even the largest of wardrobes. Upstairs, there are four en-suite bedrooms, all with their own bathrooms, walk-in closets, and comfortable living dimensions. One of the guest bedrooms even has an en-suite gym area and a balcony with a view of the land. Stepping outside, you will be transported to the hills of Tuscany, with rolling views, planted olive trees, a large entertaining patio, and a pool with spa and fireplace. An outdoor grill and covered sitting/dining area complement the outdoor oasis. The land has been carefully cultivated to take advantage of current agricultural exemptions, with 9+/- acres of Hamlin oranges and 20 acres of pasture and woodlands for ATV riding, hiking, cattle, or horse grazing. Other notable features include a side-entry 4-car garage, whole house generator, sitting/keeping room, main level and upper level laundry rooms, tons of storage, security cameras, lightning protection, landscape lighting, deep well for the grove, tankless water heaters, and a level of privacy that is truly unmatched. Winter Haven, Florida is known for its many boating and waterski lakes, its world-famous Winter Haven Chain of Lakes, comfortable climate, and abundant natural resources and recreational opportunities. The city boasts an energetic community, a low cost of living, and a range of amenities, including world-class golf courses, beautiful parks, walking trails and a thriving downtown arts and nightlife scene. With its proximity to major attractions and easy access to stunning beaches, living in Winter Haven provides residents with a fantastic quality of life and endless opportunities for adventure and relaxation. The property is under an hour from Disney World, 1.5 hours to Orlando International Airport (MCO) and Tampa International (TPA), and close to shopping, dining, medical facilities, and more. Once in a lifetime offering!
Michael Stone & Deanna Stone
, The Stones Real Estate Firm LLC