$15,900,000 | Built 1926 | 9,092 Sq. Ft. | 5 Beds | 8.5+ Baths | 1.2 Acres
1411 Via Tuscany, Winter Park, Florida, United States, 32789
Elevated and overlooking extraordinary grounds the magnificent, one-of-a-kind, MacCaughley House is sited directly on Lake Maitland, one of the Winter Park Chain of Lakes. The property hit the market in June for $18.5 million and is currently available for $15.9 million. Designed by architect Maurice Kressley and built in 1926 by J.J. Banks, the Spanish Revival residence underwent a multi-year extensive renovation and addition by Pellegrini Homes with eminent Architect Dailey Janssen. Known as a preeminent area The Vias in Winter Park is the perfect location for this well-designed and extremely high-quality custom residence. A central foyer greets you and flows naturally into grand rooms for living and entertaining. The special finishes this home has to offer include amenities well-planned for entertaining family intimately or on a grander scale with guests. The two-story dwelling consists of flex spaces featuring exquisite finishes; Bourgien stone flooring, French heart oak flooring, 100-year-old Pecky Cypress beams and ceilings, custom designed Hope windows and doors. The kitchen features custom Turkish wood cabinetry, a La Cornue range, Sub-zero refrigerators, Dacor warming drawer, a working island, and more.
Opening naturally to the family room with custom designed built-ins and gas fireplace. This smart plan includes two offices featuring Pecky Cypress ceilings and French baked White Oak floors. The separate private Casita with kitchen is perfect for guests with views of the estate (square footage not included in total). From the hand selected antique rolled barrel tiles on roof and ancient Pecky Cypress interiors to the solid marble and copper tubs, there are too many gorgeous features to name. The incredible outdoor landscaping, designed by well known Mario Nievera, terracing down, with a cascading rivulet, to the lake and boathouse, creates the perfect backdrop for outdoor living and entertaining. Imported custom designed Italian hand painted glass tile defines the stunning pool next to the cabana with a full kitchen, wood burning pizza oven, & changing rooms with showers. The huge basement hosts the media room, laundry room, wine grotto, and two mechanical rooms. Enjoy the true Florida lifestyle with a heated spa, outdoor fire pit, and boathouse with dock, balcony, and two baths. Exceptional features include; wine grotto, electric shades in most rooms, home theatre, air-conditioned garage with caterers kitchen, hand carved Italian sinks and tub, elevator, gazebo, whole house generator, top of the line water filtration system, Lutron technology, gas lanterns and more. The MacCaughley House is on the market for $15.9 million with Chocky Burks of Corcoran Premier Realty. Photography and information found on agent’s listing.