153 W Okeechobee

Santa Rosa Beach, FL 32459

For Sale



5 Beds
4 Bath
Built 2014
3 Stories
3243 sq ft

The quintessential entertaining home is now available with zero reason to wait as there is the possibility for special financing for this home. See financial presentation to the right on how we can create affordability for you when purchasing this home.

This home also features the top-of-the-line American Home Shield 'Shield Complete' Home Warranty 1 yr post closing! Forest Lakes is one of 30A West's most desirable, gated communities. This custom built home by Luke & Blues offers the perfect blend of coastal with craftsman quality and design on a larger than average lot for the community backing to preserve. If outdoor living is as important as indoor living for you, this is likely your one. Enjoy over 1400 SF of outdoor covered porches, not to mention, the 24 x 30 in-ground pool with a spacious sun deck with an [lock-out] cabana for entertaining and/or as a guest suite.

Adorned with Gas Lanterns, this front porch warmly extends it's invitation. Inside, you will be delighted at the craftsmanship from the wood floors, to the detail of the trim on the main floor featuring to your left, an office / bedroom with custom built-in bookcases; and an on-suite bathroom, then onto the fabulous oversized, open kitchen, dining and living areas.

The kitchen island is a striking 7 x 9, enabling plenty room for storage, along with a separate beverage refrigerator and ice maker. Prepare amazing meals on your GE professional 48" double-oven range with a pot filler with plenty storage in your 5 x 7 walk-in pantry. Here you have the ease of entertaining with your screened porches and stairs just out the side door where you can exit to access the garage and a outdoor storage closet with an upright freezer.

The upstairs is light and bright, hosting 3 secondary bedrooms including a [built-in] bunk room. The primary room is at the back of the home, offering his and hers closets, a incredible bath with freestanding tub and spacious shower. This retreat offers a very private 10 x 20 covered porch overlooking the gorgeous pool and the preserve.

The lower cabana area is perfect for entertaining and hosting guests. There is a small sink cabinet, full size refrigerator, and full bath with a stackable washer/ dryer for all the 'pool laundry'. Also on this level is a spacious outdoor shower as well.

This home features spacious storage underneath, a 1 car garage, 1 car carport, a bike, outdoor toy storage space, and is just minutes from the Gulfview Heights beach access, Gulf place and Blue Mountain beach with all the shops and restaurants.

There is new trim exterior paint on the home. It has custom plantation shutters through-out

Forest Lakes offers a high quality life. It's simply an oasis away from what can be the busy hustle and bustle outside. It's like you go through a portal upon entering this community into a truly tranquil setting. Enjoy paver streets, walking trails through-out, the lakes, community pool, playground... serenity at it's best. This home is a great op for primary, secondary or short-term rental.

*Disclaimer: All listing data is deemed correct, however buyer is responsible to verify all as needed and desired.

If you are new to Seller Paid Rate Buy Downs, how they work and the benefits to you, here is another presentation we did that will explain them in more detail...


"Brent was FABULOUS to work with!!! As first time homebuyers we couldn’t have asked for a better team. Brent was so helpful in explaining everything and he was always available for questions!!"

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"Brent and his team were great to work with. Felt that Brent was able to do some outside the box thinking to help achieve my loan goals that other lenders would not put the time and effort into doing. Would highly recommend Brent to anyone looking to get a home loan."

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