8288 Tibet Butler Drive, WINDERMERE


5 Beds
6 Baths
6,745 Sqft
.67 Acres
3 Garages

PENDING TAKING BACK UPS. Live like Rock star Royalty in this elegantly designed Rick Watson custom home on the shores of Lake Burden. Designed with timeless elegance this luxurious home was meant for entertaining . From the moment you walk up to the huge carved front entry doors with its iron mullions , you will be dazzled by this home, that immediately welcomes you in with dramatic water views that will blow you away. Found on an almost 3/4 acre lot, overlooking the Golden Bear Golf course in the front, Sunsets over Lake Burden in the back, and set off to maximize privacy, this home offers the lifestyle you have always dreamed of. The bright, open floor plan welcomes you in and you will immediately notice the rich Travertine floors. The formal living areas feature classic design and include an 8 ft long, custom cast fireplace, and stone columns. The Walk in wine cellar with field stone walls, pecky cypress ceiling and wrought iron gate, effortlessly tie the dining room -with ample room for 12- to the kitchen. The gourmet Kitchen is finished with Busby cabinets, a concealed pantry and original artwork over the spice cabinet. The Dacor 6 burner gas cook top will turn anyone into a chef. The kitchen overlooks not only the family room but offers breath taking views of Lake Burden. The downstairs game room with it's Cypress ceiling beams, offer the best views in the home! Large picture windows frame the the pool and lake, and allow a glimpse of the 1/4 basketball court. The built in bar area provides the perfect place to mix cocktails to watch those sunsets. The opulent Master Suite has a sitting area with it's own fireplace. The Master suite gallery conceals large His and Hers walk in closets. A lavish sunken Roman tub and large shower contribute to the spa-like feeling. A home office with custom built-ins and french doors, ensure you can catch up on meetings anywhere in the world. The wide wood stair case is lined with a library and leads to a theater room with it's own 1/2 bath. The 3 secondary bedrooms upstairs are bright and light and feature a Jack and Jill suite and an en-suite bedroom all with their own balconies. The Family Room flows seamlessly to the most decadent part of this amazing home with sliding glass doors that melt away to a Guitar shaped pool large enough to swim laps in. Lined with glass mosaic tiles this pool area was designed to maximize the sumptuous yard and take full advantage of the magnificent views . The travertine decking flawlessly blends outdoor and indoor living with a summer kitchen and bar area. The cabana with it's own waterfall curtain, cocoons you in your own little world next to the outdoor fireplace - the perfect spot to watch those spectacular FL sunsets and Fireworks displays. Practice your hoop skills on the 1/4 basket ball court or walk down to your dock and paddle board out on Lake Burden. If adventure calls, take the jetski's for a drive or go for a quick ski before you start the day. The Golden Bear club of course offers an 18 hole Jack Nicklaus designed golf course and tennis courts in addition to the club house.

Essential Information
MLS® #O5888371
Sold Price$2,425,000
Full Baths4
Half Baths2
Square Footage6,745
Year Built1999
Sub-TypeSingle Family Residence
Sold Date2021-05-17
Community Information
Address8288 Tibet Butler Drive
Zip Code34786
# of Garages3
Is WaterfrontYes
Has PoolYes

Gated,Golf Course,Playground,Security


Garage Door Opener,Garage Faces Side,Oversized

CoolingCentral Air,Zoned
FireplacesGas,Family Room,Master Bedroom
# of Stories2
Interior Features

Ceiling Fans(s),Coffered Ceiling(s),Crown Molding,Eat-in Kitchen,High Ceilings,Kitchen/Family Room Combo,Master Downstairs,Open Floorplan,Stone Counters,Tray Ceiling(s),Walk-In Closet(s)


Bar Fridge,Cooktop,Dishwasher,Disposal,Microwave,Refrigerator

Exterior Features

Balcony,Fence,Irrigation System,Lighting,Outdoor Grill,Outdoor Kitchen,Rain Gutters,Sidewalk,Sliding Doors

Lot Description

Level,Oversized Lot,Sidewalk,Private

School Information
ElementaryWindermere Elem
MiddleBridgewater Middle
HighWindermere High School
Other Information
Days on Market285
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Listing information last updated on July 28th, 2021 at 2:17am EDT.