Southeast Florida’s No.1 Realtor does it again. William Pierce has listed yet another groundbreaking South Florida property – Palazzo Grande, a 16,000-square foot mansion that at $30 million is the most expensive property on the market in Palm Beach Gardens.
The award-winning Realtor sums up the mansion’s incredible luxury thusly:
As you enter Palazzo Grande, it’s as if you have been transported from Palm Beach to an old world Italian villa. The level of details, exquisite materials and custom design is refreshing and very unique for a modern home. The beauty and craftsmanship of old world combined with modern amenities make this property one-of-a, kind in today’s market.
Located at 5435 Sea Biscuit Road in prestigious Steeple Chase, this lakefront estate was built in 2005 with the explicit goal of evoking the romance and majesty of a 16th century Renaissance villa. With six bedrooms, six full bathrooms, and two half-bathrooms – including a separate guest house with kitchen, bathroom, and laundry room – it is by far one of the largest homes on the market.
No expense was spared in creating this masterpiece of regality and luxury. Its stunning façade was inspired by the famous Louvre in Paris, faced with an elegant cast-stone marble veneer and featuring a portico with exquisite Corinthian columns. You truly feel like royalty walking through such a majestic exterior.
The interiors are no less breathtaking, with 40 superb chandeliers, of which 30 are Czechoslovakian crystal and four are gold-leafed Russian. The vast amount of custom details include hand-carved wood ceilings and doors, Herbeau plumbing fixtures, limestone walls, and mahogany floors inspired by the famous Palace of Versailles.
The amenities of this palatial estate are truly fit for royalty. The spacious ballroom can easily entertain 75 guests, with an ornate mirrored ceiling and meticulous finishes. The gourmet kitchen features limestone walls, cherry cabinets, a center island with granite countertop, two pantries, state-of-the-art appliances, and a Venetian-style ceiling with an attached breakfast room. The dining room is a direct reproduction of Venice’s renowned Galleria Academia, its ceiling adorned with 80 hand-carved cherubs.
Just about every conceivable amenity is at your disposal: there is an office, billiards room, den, rotunda library, loggia, lounge, and laundry room with two washing machines and two dryers, all premium brands.
The immense backyard is every bit as splendid, with a 1,120-square-foot pool featuring blue Polaris marble, four custom-carved stone lion fountains, large spa with a spacious pool deck, and Har-Tru clay tennis court. The Parthenon-style pool house is all custom-designed, with a spa, wall fountain, bathroom, and second-floor bedroom.
In short, Palazzo Grande is true to its name: an incredibly large and awe-inspiring mansion offering a quality of life fit for European nobility. Only William Pierce could list such an unbelievable mansion. To learn more about this and other Miami Beach Luxury Homes, contact him at 954-648-3131.