For those who are seeking the ultimate in location, luxury and living: Welcome to the Grand Estate of 226 South Ocean. Situated directly across from the Atlantic Ocean and in the heart of Delray Beach, this magnificent Historic Compound exudes sophistication, casual elegance and charm. Totaling 7,554 square feet with 9 bedrooms and 7.5 bathrooms, this family compound is perfectly fit to suit those looking for privacy and space. Comprised of a recently updated 5/4.5 Main Residence, a fully renovated 3/2 Guest Cottage, and a separate 1/1 staff quarters convertible to an enclosed garage, 226 S. Ocean offers 180 degrees of unobstructed panoramic ocean views on just under half an acre of meticulously maintained grounds with tropical foliage, making this offering exceptionally rare and unique.The Main Residence: Built in 2002, the Main Residence totals 5,292 square feet of the finest craftsmanship and detail. 5 bedrooms and 4.5 baths are perfectly placed within its 2.5 levels (Master Bedroom and 2 guest bedrooms located on ground floor, 1 guest bedrooms on floor two and a charming oceanfront bedroom via spiral staircase located on top floor); casually elegant indoor and outdoor living areas provide endless tranquil Atlantic Ocean views; impact glass windows and sliders allow an abundance of natural light to shimmer the gleaming oak floors throughout; architecturally designed grand and spiral staircases provide an artistic touch; and the state of the art chef's kitchen is practically designed with entertaining in mind. Relax around your wood burning fireplace, bask in the sun adjacent to the beach in your large private patio area with heated pool or enjoy a picnic on your sprawling enclosed lawn just steps to the ocean. Rounding out the many amenities of 226 S. Ocean is the ability to conveniently and comfortably park up to 8 vehicles in your private driveway. The Guest Cottage: Originally built in 1935 and impeccably renovated in 2019, the Guest Cottage at 226 S. Ocean is both distinct and refined. Detached from the Main Residence with 3 private entrances, this home totals 1,618 square feet with 3 oversized bedrooms and 2 exquisite baths. The top-of-the-line total renovation was completed with no detail spared. White soap stone countertops, grey porcelain driftwood flooring, stainless steel appliances, an abundance of impact glass windows facing the Atlantic Ocean, and the perfect touch of the original Pecky Cypress ceilings whitewashed to perfection provide the ultimate in light and bright beachfront living with a tropical vibe. Location: Fronting Delray's world-class beach, 226 S. Ocean's quiet setting sits just steps to the sand and a short two-block walk to the vibrant Atlantic Avenue where you will find an endless array of famed restaurants and boutiques.View Virtual Tour
Bike - Jog, Sidewalks, Street Lights
Cable, 3-Phase Electric, Public Sewer, Public Water
2+ Spaces, Driveway, Guest, Open
Fireplace(s), Foyer, French Door, Pantry, Split Bedroom, Walk-in Closet, Built-in Shelves, Upstairs Living Area
Dishwasher, Disposal, Dryer, Microwave, Range - Electric, Refrigerator, Smoke Detector, Washer, Water Heater - Elec
Auto Sprinkler, Fence, Open Patio, Covered Patio, Covered Balcony, Open Balcony
1/4 to 1/2 Acre, Corner Lot, Paved Road, Sidewalks
Blinds, Impact Glass, Plantation Shutters, Drapes, Hurricane Windows
The city name was changed from Linton to Delray Beach in 1901.
Delray Beach is the International Headquarters for the American Orchid Society, the world's largest special interest horticultural organization.
Delray Beach was home to many writers and artists who sought refuge from cold northern winters in the 20th century.
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Listing information last updated on November 12th, 2019 at 12:52am EST.