2234 River RD $5,750,000

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    2234 River RD JACKSONVILLE, FL 32207

    • 7 Beds
    • 8 Baths
    • 8,257 sq. ft.
    • Single-Family
    • MLS# 1177727
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    ''Villa Alexandria'' known as The Carl S. Swisher Estate has been the home of current owner's for more than 30 years. Exemplifying the Spanish Eclectic or Mediterranean Revival style as well as an Italian Villa, it is filled with original and timeless features. Original tile flooring and exposed cypress trusses, decking and vigas. Situated on a high bluff capturing gorgeous St Johns River views from almost every room. The windows are mostly original cypress with roll down copper screens. In 1999 the owner's undertook a major renovation adding a large game room replicating the beams and cypress windows in other areas of home. The architects were recognized nationally and won an Historic Preservation award. The kitchen also completely renovated during this same period (See More Remarks offers custom cabinetry, breakfast bar, 2 built in refrigerators, separate freezer, gas stove, double ovens, walk in pantry + storage and room for large breakfast table. Enjoy relaxing in the Family Room/Library leading from kitchen & game room which also includes a fireplace. This room features a coffered ceiling & walls of built in shelving. Located off Formal Living Room is a Bar/Cigar Room featuring a custom designed bar w/carved lions (symbols of San Marco). Pottery sconces on the wall are original to the home. Step outside to the loggia on the coral floor also original to the home. Master Bedroom and 4 others are located on the 2nd floor. A guest suite and bath are conveniently located on first floor. Master Bedroom features 2 entrances, a fireplace and captivating views of St Johns River. The master bath was completely renovated offering a generously sized walk in closet with built ins. Leading from bath is an exercise room. A detached apartment including 7th bedroom & 5th bath is located over the garage. A beautiful courtyard, fountain and green house are visible from game room and covered walkway leading from garage... The outdoor terrace is the perfect place for entertaining or enjoying the beautiful sunsets. The pool is located on a lower terrace near the river. A walkway leading from Loggia to dock & river is original to the home... A rare opportunity to own a part of Jacksonville's history and this premier home in the highly sought after San Marco neighborhood.

    • General Features
      • County Duval
      • Acreage (Range) 1.1 to 2.5 Acres
      • Approx SqFt. 8,257
      • Association Fee Frequency N/A
      • Association Fees $0
      • Bedrooms 7
      • Number of Stories 2
      • Occupancy Negotiable
      • Square Foot Source Tax Roll
      • Style Spanish, Traditional
      • Subdivision SAN MARCO
      • Subdivision Legal Name BETTER HOMES
      • Year Built 1929
    • Building Features
      • Structure Concrete, Slab
      • Exterior Wall Stucco
      • Interior Amenities Built-in-Bookshelves, French Door(s), Tile Floors, Walk-in-Closet(s), Wall-to-Wall Carpet, Wood Floors
      • Appliances Dishwasher, Disposer, Dryer, Freezer-Stand Alone, Range Gas, Refrigerator, Self Cleaning Oven, Washer
      • Additional Equipment Smoke Detector, Wet Bar
      • Fireplace 2 or more Fireplaces, Fireplace-Bedroom, Fireplace-Living Rm, Mantle, Stone Fireplace
      • Energy Features Ceiling Fan(s), Heat Pump-Air, Zoned System
      • Heating Central Heating
      • Cooling Central Cooling
      • Parking Attached Garage, Circular Drive, Garage Door Opener
    • Room Features
      • Additional Rooms Balcony, Bonus Room/Game Room, Entry Hall / Foyer, Family Room, Florida Room, Separate Living Room, Storage Room, Work Shop
      • Bedroom Description 1 Bedroom - Guest Suite, Apartment, Split Bedrooms
      • Dining Room Breakfast Room, Eating Space-Kitchen, Separate Dining Room
      • Kitchen Breakfast Bar, Pantry - Walk in
      • Full Bathrooms 5
      • Half Bathrooms 3
    • Property Features
      • Lot Size 148' (W) x 580'
      • Type of Waterfront Riverfront
      • Lot Location Suburban
      • Fencing Fenced Front and Rear, Wrought Iron
      • Miscellaneous Exterior Boatlift, Bulkhead, Dock/Pier, Outside Lighting, Patio - Covered, Patio - Open, Sprinkler System, Yard Well and Pump
      • Pool/Hot Tub Pool - In Ground
      • Utilities Cable - Available, Gas - Piped, Sewer - Public, Water - Public
      • Gated Community N
      • Documents on File Photos on File, Survey on File
      • CDD Fees $0
      • Lot Description Curb and Gutter, High and Dry, Irregular Lot, Riverview, Sidewalks, Terraced, Wooded
      • Road Frontage 2 Lane Road, City Street
      • Road Surface Asphalt Road
    • Schools
      • Elementary School Hendricks Avenue
      • Middle School Alfred DuPont

    Contact

    Mark Stuart

    Mark Stuart

    REALTOR, CNE

    Atlantic Beach Office

    Direct: 904-990-8140

    Neighborhood

    32207 (JACKSONVILLE) Demographics

    38 Median Age
    2,201 Population Density (per sq. mile)
    42% College Educated
    $51,030 Estimated Median Income
    7,550 Estimated Total Home Owners
    8,016 Estimated Total Renters
    49% / 51% Estimated Owner / Renter Divide
    2 Estimated Average Household Size
    35,659 Total Population
    Community data courtesy of LiveBy, Inc.

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    $279,000 Median Sales Price
    49 Homes Sold
    50 New On Market

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        6/27/2022 11:36:00 AM New in Database Source: Multiple Listing Service New Value: $5,750,000

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