Heralded by an impressive gated, palm-lined entry, Serena Magi presides over sprawling tropical grounds in a private domain of awe-inspiring majesty. This palatial estate commands a breathtaking vantage point on a tranquil lagoon leading onto the Intracoastal Waterway.
Exquisite hand-carved mahogany doors welcome guests to a lavish setting of Old World elegance, an unparalleled 16,300+/- square-foot venue for grand entertaining. In the stunning reception hall, a spectacular 35-foot-high stained glass dome crowns the spectacular butterfly staircase. Just beyond, a baronial fireplace and soaring waterview window wall dominate the two-story salon. The dining room’s magnificent chandelier and the library’s hand-carved mahogany mantel are among the mansion’s myriad treasures imported from around the world.
Outdoor entertaining centers on the well-appointed loggia, gazebo bar, and infinity-edge pool in an enchanting tropical oasis. A private dock on the Intracoastal completes this extraordinary property. Affording gracious splendor in the utmost privacy, Serena Magi is a singular offering, one of Manalapan’s finest and most unique waterfront estates.
Paslay Place, Point Manalapan, Florida. Preserving a quiet unspoiled setting, exclusive Manalapan lies between Palm Beach and Boca Raton in the heart of Florida’s Gold Coast. The Eau Palm Beach Resort and Spas “La Coquille Club” offers residents private-membership amenities including a state-of-the-art spa/fitness center, pool, tennis courts, and beach facilities.
Commanding a breathtaking waterfront panorama, this majestic Tuscan-style estate presides over 1+/- acres on a tranquil lagoon leading onto the Intracoastal Waterway. A private Dock serves the shoreline. Lushly landscaped, the privately walled and gated grounds are served by a Chicago brick circular drive with elaborate fountain. Overlooking the lagoon, an elegant garden Terrace surrounds the infinity-edge Pool, Spa, and tiered fountains. The poolside Loggia is beautifully designed with herpal stone, a double-faced fireplace, Summer Kitchen, and Gazebo Bar. A Cabana Bath is provided.
A masterpiece of Old World elegance and craftsmanship, this stately villa was completed in 2000 after a painstaking 26-month construction. Grandly scaled, this palatial mansion offers 16,300+/- total square feet with 6 Bedrooms, 8+ Baths, state-of-the-art amenities, and 3-bay Garage.
First Floor: At the columned entry, hand-carved mahogany doors enter the impressive Foyer with 35″ frescoed ceiling, elaborate moldings, and mosaic-inlaid Saturnia marble floor. An arched overlook and columned entry present the spectacular Reception Hall with stained glass dome, butterfly staircase, art niches, and frescoed groin vault. Imported from India, painted tin doors adorn the Powder Room. Beyond, the 2-story Living Room highlights an intricate ceiling, a baronial fireplace, and waterview window wall. A barrel-vaulted Gallery and Telephone Room adjoin. An elaborate faux-finished ceiling crowns the formal Dining Room with glass-enclosed 2,500-bottle, climate-controlled Wine Cellar and Butler’s Pantry. The chef’s Kitchen features a pecky cypress coffered ceiling, custom cabinetry, granite counters, butcher-block island, Viking professional range, double ovens, 2 dishwashers, and Sub-Zero refrigerator. Beautiful water views open through the Breakfast Room and Family Room with stone gas fireplace, mahogany built-ins, step-down wet bar, and French doors to the loggia. The Library highlights herringbone-patterned mahogany flooring, mahogany cabinetry with stained glass panels, a flat-screen television, and gas fireplace with hand-carved mahogany mantel. A painted cypress ceiling and custom built-ins appoint the octagonal Office. The “French Room” provides a luxurious Bath and access to a waterfront terrace. A Bedroom/Sauna with Bath and a Laundry/Utility Room complete this level.
Second Floor: Served by a private elevator, the sumptuous Master Suite features a large Bedroom and Sitting Room with intricate tin ceiling, fireplace, built-in bar and armoire, private waterfront Balcony, and lavish his-and-her marble Baths, hers with steam shower and sunken spa tub. Adjacent are a mirrored Exercise Room and Billiard Loft with coffered tin ceiling, mahogany cabinetry with stained glass panels, and mahogany bar. The “Dutch Room” and “Moroccan Room” both feature en-suite Baths and waterfront Balconies. Separate Staff Quarters comprise a Living Room, Kitchenette, Bedroom, Bath, and double Balconies.