Design & Real Estate


This Key Biscayne home is already one of the most desirable addresses on the island. Just imagine how much better it will be once you move in to the neighborhood!
Text by Kaya Baez Photos by Barbara Lamar Listing Agents: Barbara Lamar; 305.776.8785; Mayi de la vega; 305.778.7990 | July 8, 2018 | Design & Real Estate

A generously proportioned great room with floor-to-ceiling impact glass doors and windows opens to a large terrace with bright and luminous views of the pool and bay. Wall space for the finest art collections with ample proportions are illuminated by natural light from sunrises and sunsets.

Located on one of Key Biscayne’s most private and scenic streets, this South Mashta Drive home offers a waterfront address like none other.

Set in coral stone, the original name of the home Casa Manatee reflects the uniqueness of this tropical residence.

All bath and powder rooms are designed with the finest materials featuring glass tile mosaics that mimic the color of the sea.

A state-of-the-art kitchen designed with two islands and a floating glass serving shelf are suited for entertaining. A butler’s pantry lined with a glass backsplash, Sub Zero and Thermador appliances are a chef’s dream.

A second-level family room overlooking the pool and bay is the perfect spot for entertaining with friends and family. Setup for flatscreen entertainment and surround sound, it offers views everywhere you look.

Surrounded by a large and spacious patio, privacy hedges and swaying palm trees, an infinity pool and spa give the sensation of swimming in the ocean.

Some of the key highlights of this 6 bed/5.5 bath home featuring 7,500 sq.ft. of living space on a 15,000 sq.ft. lot include lime stone flooring, a media room, a bar, a large laundry room, staff quarters, a two-car garage, an upstairs living room and a wet bar. It also features the most up-to-date Smart Home technology. The master bedroom offers generous closet space, while a lavish bath offers views incomparable to any on the island.

A terrace overlooking the bay makes you feel like you’re on a yacht amid lush tropical landscaping and cooling sea breezes.