" Winner of HGTV s Home Sweepstakes - Making and Entrance. Villa de Como is a splendid expression of Spanish architecture on the peaceful north end of Longboat Key. Panoramic Bay views enhance the supremely luxurious living space, with five bedrooms, five full baths, two powder rooms, an in-law suite and expansive terraces on all levels. The gorgeous entry with its sweeping spiral staircase sets a tone of grandeur, before the two-story living room dazzles with its captivating views across the infinity pool and out to the Bay. Deluxe appointments create an atmosphere of refinement, including glittering Strauss Crystal fixtures, tongue-and-groove ceilings, three fireplaces, rustic stone floors and much more. The deluxe kitchen is designed for the creative chef, with an impressive stainless steel gas range and hood, double ovens, granite counters, walk-in and butler s pantries, two Sub-Zero refrigerators and a convenient desk nook. Both gathering and relaxing is easy thanks to the billiard room with walk-in wet bar, media room w/theater screen and gracious library/office. Unwind for the day in the master retreat, appointed with his-and-her bathrooms, a sitting room, dual closets, a morning coffee bar and private Bayfront terrace. The first level lanai features a bar, outdoor kitchen and gas fireplace, with a stunning centerpiece provided by the infinity pool, spa and classic fountains. A private boat dock, deeded beach access and motor court with four-car garage completes this magnificent living experience."
* LISTED OVER 120 DAYS
* PRICE LOWERED - $8,200,000 TO $7,700,000