1020 Sorolla Ave
Coral Gables, FL
5 Bedrooms . 6.5 Baths . 5,291 Sq. Ft. Living Space . 15,000 Sq. Ft. Lot
Closed Sale $1,650,000
1020 Sorolla Avenue is truly a unique and exquisite home. On the outside of the Old Spanish gem, the walls are lined with ivy, coral and a 60-year-old iron water fountain which is surrounded by Turkish limestone and is what greets your visitors. Situated on an over-sized 15,000 sq.ft. lot, the main house has a total of four bedrooms, each with its own bathroom and a half bathroom for guests. There is a two-story house in the back with a bathroom on each floor.
What surely makes this home one-of-a-kind is the extreme attention to detail. There are antique Moroccan motif door hinges and fixtures on each of the completely solid wood doors. Extremely rare Desert Bloom grade-A marble flooring imported from Dubai is found in the family room which opens up beautifully to the custom Turkish kitchen. Bearl stone counters, stronger than granite is top of the line in kitchen design and is set with a solid marble sink. The Wolf and Miele appliances are children safe.
The formal dining and living areas have the original oak flooring and an imported Italian fireplace. The master bedroom features soaring high ceilings, a lounge area and a gorgeous antique light reflecting chandelier. The master bathroom has imported Spanish Carrara marble, his & her closets, and double sinks. There is a built-in custom shoe closet and dressing area completed with bronze fixtures.
The Bali influenced the design of the roof adds a beautiful touch to the covered lounge area. Cream color swaying curtains and custom wood beams line the relaxation area that leads to the homes private meditation garden which is surrounded by blue bamboo trees, coral stone flooring, and a Bali imported monk statue seated at the end of the garden.