This Florida vernacular home design is a classic. The Islamorada House Plan, is perfect for outdoor living with its generous covered Lanai. The front facade’s pair of gables are supported by elegant white brackets, and topped with a metal roof. Its wide open front porch is lined with double-chamfered columns. A stone water table adds weight and texture to the mixed siding of stucco and bead board. The centered front door is surrounded by side lights while matching casement windows brings in the natural light. Shutters on the second-story windows and roof tails supporting the overhang completes the coastal style.
Enter thru double doors to the Foyer with grand views out the back of the home. A formal Dining Room is on the right and a Den/Optional Guest Room is on the left. This room has access to its own full bath with also opens to the stairs.
Ready for Elegant Entertaining
The generous Great Room is stunning with its vaulted ceiling and a wall of pocketing glass sliders that open to the covered Lanai. The gourmet Kitchen takes in all the views and offers easy access to the public areas. An extra-large eat-at-island is perfect for casual dining. There is plenty of room for a walk-in Pantry that is just around the corner from the stairs and Laundry/Elevator access.
The Owner’s Suite has a private entrance that is buffered by a Sitting Room with Private Lanai access. Also in the Sitting Room is the extra-large walk-in closet. Just beyond is the spacious bedroom with tray ceiling. Pocket doors open to the Master Bath with separate vanities, walk-in shower and tub wet room and private privy.
At the top of the stairs is an open Vestibule that gives access to either the Game Room or Owner’s Suite #2. The spacious Game Room is complete with a wet bar. The second Owners Suite has its own bath and private balcony.
The second floor’s Guest Bedrooms each have their own bath and utilize an upstairs Laundry.
The Islamorada really has it all. The Garage holds up to three cars, or the third bay can hold all your sports vehicles and equipment. It’s the perfect man cave. Extra storage and Valet are just inside the Garage door. The Islamorada functions perfectly as a family home, while at the same time is ready for elegant entertaining.
Designed into the Islamorada House Plan, are exclusive energy-saving techniques. When built to these specs, it can result in a 50% savings when compared to other new homes. A 60-70% savings when compared to older homes.