The Best Brevard County Has to Offer on Lansing Island - Designed to surpass every other Arthur Rutenberg home in Brevard County, this 2-story, 7202 square foot, custom Bellagio II model says, “You have arrived!” This stunning home with 5 bedrooms, 5 full and 3 half baths is situated on a 0.73 acre lot deep water canal front lot on Lansing Island, Brevard County’s most affluent and desirable community.
Pull into the circular, paver drive and take note of the 4-car garage, one with a car lift, the well planned, lush landscaping, and the wall mounted fountain that greets you at the home’s entrance. The grand and glorious façade is a study in stateliness, beauty and old world charm. Unique architectural rooflines, turrets, corbels, radius windows, 2-story portico and Corinthian topped columns suggest the opulence that awaits you on the inside.
As you proceed to cross the threshold, behold the double custom wrought iron Cantera doors topped with a scrolled iron inserted eyebrow window. What a statement! Upon entering it will be hard to miss the open ironwork windows flanking either side of the foyer. One window provides you the first glimpse of the hand forged, curved wrought iron railing that leads to the second floor. The other window provides your first look at the masterpiece of all masterpieces in the home office. This is no ordinary home office. Custom built in cabinetry and an iron circular staircase that leads to the office’s second story where you’ll find more cabinetry and bookcases and even a spot to relax with a good book. Above the office’s wood and iron double doors you’ll find a beautiful iron transom window.
Enter the formal living room from the foyer and immediately your eye will be drawn to the floor to ceiling bowed window that provides a stunning panorama of the pool, spa, and deep-water canal. There are numerous exquisite details in this room that will show the thought and care taken in selecting the perfect design and finishes starting with the 2-story concrete cast fireplace surround and mantel, the beautifully detailed dentil molding that is wrapped around the room, concrete columns and archway that distinguish the living room from the foyer, solid wood staircase with iron banister, iron balcony overlooking the living room from the second floor. The ___? Ft coffered and round tray ceilings are faux painted by a renowned local artist. The large travertine tiles with a solid wood grid provide an estate feel and continue from the living room through to the great room, kitchen and office.
The hub of the home is the spacious kitchen and great room with coffered ceilings and 13 inch stacked crown molding. Commercial quality appliances abound in the kitchen with a SubZero refrigerator/freezer, Miele double ovens, a Viking six burner gas stove with griddle and pot filler and a custom ducted over range hood and fan. Solid wood, espresso stained, staggered cabinetry, breakfast bar and island are topped with a striking triple stacked granite. The adjacent great room and breakfast nook allow for more panoramic views with sliders to the patio from the breakfast area and 90 degree quad pocket sliders from the great room. A wall of more custom espresso cabinetry houses a curved flat screen television and contains the homes audio-visual equipment behind closed doors. A walk in wine room with an arched iron door provides an old world feel and quick access to the owner’s wine collection. The step down wet bar is conveniently located in close proximity to the living room, great room, dining room, kitchen and patio area. This home was made for entertaining an intimate grouping of family or an “all hands on deck” grouping of friends and neighbors.