Available Properties

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Rhonda Heath
#29 Mountain Lake
#29, 2300 N. Scenic Highway Lake Wales FL 33898
5,329 sqft
For Sale
Under Contract


The home named “Valentino” was designed by Charles R. Wait and built in 1922 by Edward W. Bok, the publisher of the Ladies Home Journal. The home is constructed of wood frame with a stucco covering, barrel tile roof with downspouts and gutters, custom millwork and fine finishes throughout. There are 5 wrought iron door panels and a bay window in the second floor sitting room made by the Samuel Yellen Metal Works in Philadelphia that are extraordinary. The window panes throughout the home are all leaded.
It is situated on 3.91 acres of land with beautifully maintained grounds with specimen palm and oak trees, well manicured hedges, and other ornamental plantings and a swimming pool. There is a well and automatic irrigation system, septic tank system, and a long paved oak tree-lined driveway.
The property comprises approx. 7,348 sq. ft. with 5,329 sq. ft. of living area.
First floor:  Living room with fireplace, stair elevator, pegged oak floor opening onto a beautiful courtyard, dining room with a tile floor, kitchen with an island counter and tile floor, powder room, laundry, small bedroom with bath, storage room, and 2-car attached garage.  Two additional guest bedrooms with a connecting bath; one with carpeting, the other with an oak floor.
Second Floor: Sitting room with fireplace, wet bar, pegged oak floor, built-in bookcases, and a balcony overlooking the courtyard. Two master suites with large dressing room/bathroom. One bedroom has carpeting, the other an oak floor.

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