Single Family Home with Pool, Spa, Pool Cabana, Lanais, & Butterfly Sanctuary
4 Bedroom, 4 Bath in Anna Maria, FL
Open layout and spacious Kitchen, Dining seating 8, Living w/ TV on MAIN 2nd floor
Multiple screened in porches/lanai areas
2 Twin XL Bedroom w/ TV, En-Suite Full Bathroom w/ Shower, Walk in closet on GROUND 1st floor
1 King Bedroom w/ TV, En-Suite Full Bathroom w/ Shower, Double Vanity, Walk in closet on GROUND 1st floor
1 King Bedroom w/ TV, En-Suite Full Bathroom w/ Shower, Walk in closet, access to private screened in porch/lanai off pool area on GROUND 1st floor
1 King Bedroom w/ TV, desk workspace, and walk in closet on MAIN 2nd floor
Full Bath with jetted tub and shower on MAIN 2nd floor
Bonus Game area in Twin bedroom with TV, books/games/toys, Wii, NES
Gas Stove, Oven, Dishwasher, Microwave, Refrigerator w/ Ice Maker & Water, Garbage Disposal, Coffeemaker (Keurig), Blender, Crock Pot, Toaster, Kitchenware, Wine Cooler, Coffee bar, Breakfast bar seating 4
Heated 45 foot Private Lap Pool w/ Spa, 4 Outdoor Dining Areas & Additional Seating, Lounge Chairs, Grill
Air-conditioned Poolside Cabana to store beach gear and has bar with beverage cooler and ice machine
Gardens & Butterfly sanctuary
2 Cars in Driveway
A/C, Heat, Cable Television, Wireless Internet, Linens, Towels
DVD Player, Games, Wii, NES Classic, Toys, Hair Dryer, Iron/Ironing Board
Beach Chairs, Beach Umbrella, Beach Cart, Bikes, Beach Toys
Sonos surround sound throughout home and pool area
City of Anna Maria: VR18-000146
Immerse yourself in luxurious ‘Old-Florida’ feel in this STUNNING one-of-a kind gem of an island home, Casa Mariposa! You truly won’t find a more unique and sacred home with its lush landscaping and butterfly sanctuary gardens that is in a better location! This home is located just 1 street north of the shops and eateries from ‘downtown’ Anna Maria’s Pine Avenue and just 4 houses down from the beach access path that leads you to arguably one of the best beaches on Anna Maria with the softest and whitest sand around! No detail or space was missed when this home was lovingly updated and designed with so many unique and timeless touches like coquina stone accented with marble flooring.
If you didn’t know it was there.. you may be miss this luxurious hidden gem. Tucked away behind its lush gardens and trees you will find an antique wood and iron garden gate leading to the grand entryway adorned with 100 year old teak columns and an expansive wood front porch. As soon as you walk through the front door on the ground level you will find a massive and beautifully decorated foyer and entryway showcasing the stunning deep colored Brazilian teak hardwood floors. Kick off your shoes, store your beach bag, and make yourself at home! On the first ground level floor, you will find three bedrooms each with their own en-suite, laundry with full size washer and dryer, a hallway wet bar area with sink and beverage fridge, and a door leading you out to the pool and patio area.
The first bedroom you come two has two twin XL beds, a large closet, en-suite full bathroom with single vanity and step in shower and a game area with a large comfy couch and table. The game area is filled with toys, books, puzzles, a TV, Wii, NES classic and all sorts of trinkets to keep kids and BIG kids entertained for hours!
The second MASTER bedroom on the first ground floor you will find has a large luxurious king size bed with designer linens, decor, and island touches. This super private and cozy room with plenty of natural light and views of the gardens and pools has a huge walk in closet, TV, plenty of storage and dresser space, and a full en-suite bath. The en-suite bath has a custom mahogany cabinet and porcelain and travertine step in shower. The shower and toilet area is separate from the sink area which has a double vanity.
The third bedroom located on the first ground level has a king bed, walk in closet, TV, and will fill your dreams with ‘Under the Sea’ vibes. The full ensuite bath with step in shower and single vanity also has a door which opens up to a private screened in patio lounging area just off the pool.
Wind your way up the gorgeous staircase up to the main living area you will find yourself standing in a massive GREAT ROOM with soaring ceilings and spectacular garden views with tons of natural light. The entire open concept living, dining, and kitchen area is wrapped with huge 10 foot wide screened in outdoor lanai/balcony spaces which makes the outdoor living spaces almost as much as the indoor spaces. The multiple sliding patio doors and windows allows you to be in the comfort of this home while feeling immersed in your own elite island tropical oasis. The large beautiful wood dining table seats 8, while the designer couch and sitting areas provide comfort and coziness while watching a show, movie, or the game on an enormous TV. The entire home is equipped with wifi and Sonos sound throughout the home so you can play your favorite playlist in practically any and all spaces throughout the property!
The kitchen boasts rare Australian serpentine countertops, stunning solid maple cabinets, stainless steel high end appliances, a wine cooler, and plenty of counter space with a coffee bar and breakfast bar which seats 4. The kitchen is fully stocked so you can whip up an incredible meal at home with your group and keep entertaining for hours! The
The screened in outdoor spaces just off the living and dining room has outdoor dining seating for 8 with additional outdoor couches, chairs, and big screen TV perfect for lounging, sipping a cocktail, and enjoying that sweet, warm, island air! There is an additional screened in ‘Morning Porch’ off the front of the home that is perfect for enjoying your coffee and planning out your perfect day at the beach.
The fourth bedroom is located on the second main floor area and has a king bed, TV, closet, and desk workspace with plenty of storage. Just outside the bedroom door and in the hallway is a full bathroom with combination tub and shower with jetted tub.
Once outside in the backyard… you will find yourself on a covered porch with additional outdoor dining table and huge grill perfect for grilling up that fresh catch of the day! Step down of the porch into the true magnificent gem of this home into its expansive private garden and native butterfly sanctuary. The butterfly garden is home to 20+ varieties of butterflies and is the namesake of the home… Casa Mariposa, which in Spanish means Butterfly House. This large beautiful ‘old-Florida’ tree adorns the yards and lights up at night. There is a table and chairs should you find yourself needing some peace and tranquility in the garden.
A handmade arbor covered in aromatic jasmine leads to the striking gated 45 foot saltwater heated pool and spa with travertine pavers. The pool is perfect for getting an early morning exercise swim in while also being a perfect place to splash around and cool down after a day at the beach. The serene sounds of the fountains flowing into the pool and the water cascading from the spa will lull you into a state of pure bliss. Next to the pool is yet another outdoor table and chairs set with large umbrella to escape the sun and a poolside cabana filled with all your beach essentials… chairs, umbrella, toys, and EVEN BIKES! The air-conditioned cabana also has a bar top, ice machine and a beverage cooler so you can quickly refill your drink while not having to leave the pool!