888 Oleander St, Boca Raton, FL, USA
6 Bed | 4 Bath | 4,489 sq. ft. | 0.44 Acres
Agent – Brian Pearl
Historic estate built by Addison Mizner in desirable Old Floresta. Designed and built by Addison Mizner for his brother, this historic home was completed in 1924, this home is one of the few remaining Addison Mizner Originals. Sited on a half-acre corner lot, this 6-bedroom 4,500 sq. ft. home has been completely renovated, preserving the historic features and character of the original design.
Pecky cypress ceilings, Chicago brick walkways, wood burning fireplace, hardwood floors, and arched windows are a few of the characteristics that make this home special including a ground floor bedroom/office with en-suite bathroom. Separate staircases that lead to the additional five bedrooms, separated into two wings of the home: one with three bedrooms and the other with two and the entire home has impact resistant glass windows.
The chef’s kitchen has been modified and remodeled with custom cabinetry, Wolf and Sub-Zero appliances, and an oversized island with seating for six. The custom gourmet kitchen spans 37-feet and includes a center island with seating for six, Wolf 8-burner natural gas stove, Sub Zero refrigerator and freezer, and wine cooler, Wolf double wall oven (steam and convection) with warming drawer, and storage pantry.
The light and bright, master suite features a full-length balcony overlooking the picturesque gardens and swimming pool. Separate His and Her walk-in California style closets and a sumptuous bathroom with freestanding soaking tub and glass enclosed walk-in shower.
Outdoor enjoyment includes a pool and spa, both recently refinished, Chicago brick walkways, a covered loggia, separate gazebo, all served by the full Cabana bath and set amidst thousands of flowers, privacy hedges, and tropical greenery on the spacious 1/2-acre property. Beautifully landscaped with flowers, tropical plants, and a loggia with spacious backyard and resort-inspired swimming pool with spa.
Old Floresta is a unique historic neighborhood established in the 1920’s by renowned architect Addison Mizner, who helped defined Boca Raton’s signature Spanish Mediterranean style. Mature trees canopy the quiet streets in this sought-after enclave in the heart of Boca Raton, minutes from the famed Boca Raton Resort. Mizner Park’s world-class shopping and dining, and the beach are also just minutes from home.