BELLA FORTUNA. NEW ADDISON MIZNER AWARD WINNING 750′ WATERFRONT TROPHY ESTATE ON *ELEVATED* RARE FULL ACRE DOUBLE POINT LOT. VENETIAN PALACE ON YOUR OWN PRIVATE PENINSULA ON MILLIONAIRE’S ROW. LAS OLAS ISLES. THE ONLY ARCHITECT JEFFREY SMITH DESIGNED MANSION IN FT LAUDERDALE. TOP CLASS + QUALITY PUT INTO THIS PREMIER TIMELESS MASTERPIECE. INTERIOR DESIGN BY BUNNY WILLIAMS. AWARD-WINNING VOLUME CEILINGS, KING + QUEEN MASTER SUITES, + FAUX PAINTING THROUGHOUT. SOLID CONCRETE WALLS + ROOF. COQUINA & CARVED SHELLSTONE. TERRAZZO FLOORS. PLASTER WALLS + CEILINGS. ENDLESS MARBLE SLABS. ELEVATOR. PANIC ROOM. PUTTING GREEN. TENNIS/BASKETBALL COURT LAYOUT. 350 FT CONCRETE DOCK. DIRECT INTRACOASTAL. FOOTSTEPS FROM THE BEACH. 10 AWARDS FROM CASF. LANDSCAPE AWARD FROM FNGLA. BILLION DOLLAR VIEWS!!!
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Award Winning Trophy Estate (Addison Mizner Award “Craftsmanship”, 10 CASF Awards) inspired by Doge’s Palace in Venice on a rare waterfront Peninsula (double lot) in Fort Lauderdale.
This work of art is the only home designed by famous and renowned architect Jeffrey Smith of Smith Architectural Group in Fort Lauderdale. This brand new construction of classical venetian architecture has more then 750 ft of waterfront, coincidentally in the City known as the Venice of America (aka: Yachting capital of the world).
Landscaper known around the world. World famous interior designer of only exclusive clientele. One of a kind artistic masterpiece. Located in upscale Las Olas Isles midway between Miami and Palm Beach.
Architect: The famous Jeffrey Smith of Smith Architectural Group
Builder: Grey Marker of the Marker Group. Currently building the $100 Million Ken Griffin estate in Palm Beach. [Note: Griffin’s purchase of Faena House penthouse in Miami broke the record with a $60 Million dollar sale].
Interior Detail Painter: Leonard Pardon. His works are of historical significance (has painted in Buckingham Palace, Sultanette of Dubai of Brunei Palaces, etc).
Interior Designer: Bunny Williams. World known designer. Although based out of New York, she handles a lot of work in Palm Beach.
Landscape Architect: Sanchez & Maddux (aka SMI Landscaping). Palm Beach landscape architects. Well known and published. Featured in Garden Design magazine.
o Over 750 feet of waterfront.
o Peninsula (unique and limited land type). Instead of neighbors there is water on three sides. Private!
o 350 foot dock. Can easily fit a 250ft + yacht length wise (can vary depending on width of yacht).
o The entire lot was lifted (sea wall lifted) for convenience and safety to homeowner. An expensive but highly beneficial feature. Lift was exercised to the max allowed which did not compromise the 35 height restriction for homes. Lot is 6-8 feet higher above water.
o Mariner- 2 pedestals on the dock.
o Venetian pool (automatic sodium chloride pool).
o Tennis court (can be a basketball court combo) in process. Claytech court-high end and better on the joints.
o Loggias and terraces throughout property with Venetian Tracery (inspired by the Dodge palace in Venice), carved Mexican shell stone scones, the capital of the columns are inspired by Hotel National in Havana Cuba.
o Exterior kitchen with copper exhaust and hand painted tiles from Portugal.
o Two exterior bathrooms- gardener/servicer bathroom and cabana bathroom with exterior shower.
o Outside steps have recessed lighting (safety & decorative).
o 4 bay garage decorated with bougainvillea.
o Utility room with raised flooring and large elevated generator (for environmental disaster protection).
o 2 water heaters.
o Manicured gardens.
o 2 Stories.
o Award winning heightened ceilings.
o Terrazzo floor throughout main floor.
o Shell stone foyer and walls on first floor.
o Quiet elevator.
o 17 rooms total.
o 14,243 Square Feet (under air). 17,352 Total Square Feet.
o 5 en suite bedrooms. 4 bedrooms including their own balcony.
o Master bedroom has separate king and queen dressing rooms.
o 11 bathrooms (including exterior).
o Award Winning Kitchen with Lavastone Counter tops and “Distressed” Antique Finish.
o Riverfront library.
o Waterfront living room.
o Royal waterfront family room.
o Massage room.
o 2 offices (King Office with balconies on two sides and water views on three sides).
CASA BELLA FORTUNA. CASF AWARDS 2015. Bella Fortuna won 10 awards including: (i) Landscaping; (ii) Stonework; (iii) Metal Fabrication; (iv) Cabinetry; (v) Woodworking; (vi) Flooring-stone; (vii) Pain & Decorating; (viii) Plaster-ceilings; (vix) Stucco; and (x)
“Overall outstanding craftsmanship”
CASA BELLA FORTUNA – links to photos so far for Interior Ceilings:
CASA BELLA FORTUNA: Exterior and some interior photos (mainly of the stone work):
FOURTH ANNUAL ADDISON MIZNER MEDAL- ADDISON MIZNER AWARD 2015 CRAFTSMANSHIP