1801 SE 8th Street, Fort Lauderdale, Florida ~ Rio Vista
6 bedrooms, 6 full bathrooms, 2 half baths
Set on 1.35 acres, this immense, tropical and very private point-lot estate is practically surrounded by water on all sides and is nestled deep within one of the most prestigious residential locations in all of South Florida. It can be said with certainty that this is one of the finest homes ever built in Fort Lauderdale. Both the 18,000 sq ft house and its landscaping have won numerous awards including "Construction Industry House of The Year" two years in row, the City of Fort Lauderdale Community Appearance Award and the Nurserymen and Growers Award of Excellence. From the air, from the water and from within this magnificent estate there is a feeling of permanence and supreme attention to detail. Such ultra-luxurious features include a 75,000 gallon pool with 5 waterfalls, a 1000 gallon aquarium and a movie theater which seats 10. There is over 700' of waterfront with dockage for a very large vessel.