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Spacious, Well-Appointed Home In Wellington’s Meadowland Cove

Spacious, Well-Appointed Home In Wellington’s Meadowland Cove

This sophisticated and well-appointed home is in Wellington’s centrally located Meadowland Cove neighborhood. It features more than 2,500 square feet of living space with three bedrooms and two newly renovated bathrooms. The open floor plan lets plenty of natural light into the home, which boasts a formal dining room and a spacious living room. The home has a split floor plan, along with a two-car garage. The property features great curb appeal and a newly fenced, spacious yard perfect for entertaining.


Front Elevation: The single-story home in the heart of Wellington features great curb appeal with colorful and well-maintained landscaping, a two-car garage and a bright, colorful door ready to welcome visitors.

Open Concept: The spacious living area offers easy access to the shaded, screened-in patio connected to the home by oversized sliders. The convenient space offers easy access to the kitchen.

Living Room: High vaulted and volume ceilings in the living area define the spacious home. Aside from plenty of natural light, bright and energy-efficient LED lights are used throughout the house.

Dining Room: The formal dining room offers plenty of space for entertaining. Lit by gorgeous pendant lights, the space is defined, yet remains part of the open concept plan.

Kitchen: The kitchen is spacious and functional, featuring a sunlit breakfast area for intimate family dining. The bright space features stainless-steel appliances, and plenty of modern touches, such as a motion sensor kitchen faucet.

Bedroom: The home features three bedrooms in a split floor plan offering plenty of privacy. The rooms are well-appointed and tastefully decorated.

Master Bedroom: The spacious master bedroom is an open space with high, vaulted ceilings, recessed lighting and a ceiling fan.


Master Bathroom: The nicely sized master bathroom is one of two newly decorated bathrooms in the home. This one features double vanities, a six-jet Jacuzzi-style tub, a shower area and a private toilet space.


Guest Room/Study: Like the other parts of the home, the guest room/study area is a bright space that is well-maintained and tastefully decorated.


Spacious Yard: The property features a spacious, newly fenced and private back yard with easy access from the screened-in patio area. It’s a perfect space for entertaining.


Unique Equestrian Estates Available At Winding Trails

Unique Equestrian Estates Available At Winding Trails

With property in Wellington a premium, the architectural firm Cotleur & Hearing has teamed up with Ward Real Estate to convert a long-abandoned golf course along Aero Club Drive into nine unique estates called “Winding Trails.”

But these are not going to be just any estates. Each home will be on its own nearly 5-acre lot in a development enhanced with the shade, privacy and aesthetics of oak trees, palms, bougainvillea and clusia. Each home will enjoy its own lakeside view.

There will be room for stables, paddocks, practice rings and whatever else each owner dreams up. An equestrian-friendly trail around the perimeter will run alongside bright, fresh fencing. Separate points of entry utilizing private driveways and private gates will ensure the safety of both Winding Trails and adjacent Lakefield South residents alike. The grounds will all be under the protection of the Winding Trails Homeowners’ Association.

“These nine boutique properties are not for the person who has 20 horses,” Tricia Ward Holloway explained. “These are more for the horse owner who lives in Boca or Palm Beach. It’s a place they can come to on weekends or seasonally with all their needs consolidated into one property. Or maybe for an owner who wants to downsize from a huge barn.”

A Winding Trails model has just been completed that will give prospective buyers a good idea of what can be done. It features a three-bedroom, two-bath luxury owner’s apartment located on the second floor with a 10-stall barn and grooms’ quarters beneath.

The primary upstairs residence has vaulted and tray ceilings and a convenient entertainment center built-in, all of which add interest to a spacious, open floor plan. Banks of French doors with roll-down screens open onto an airy porch, making the porch a bit of a bonus room.

The model is decorator-furnished with high-end pieces. The kitchen features state-of-the-art Wolf appliances and the bathrooms boast imported marble with quartzite countertops in both baths and in the kitchen.

An elevator takes the owner down to the barn. Also located below is a one-bedroom, one-bath grooms’ quarters. Plans are also available to build homes and barns as separate buildings. Each property has been approved for up to 10 stalls, which is what is on display at the model.


Palm Beach Polo Home Features A Bright, Contemporary Design

Palm Beach Polo Home Features A Bright, Contemporary Design

Palm Beach Polo homes, like this one located in the Muirfield neighborhood, offer the quintessential Wellington lifestyle. Behind the manned security gates lie peaceful walking, jogging and biking trails, tennis courts, a challenging golf course, an exercise/workout room and a roomy clubhouse. Inside the home, the designer’s influence is unmistakable. A bright, contemporary aesthetic rules the 3,000-square-foot living space. With its open floor plan, three bedrooms, three-and-a-half baths, recently upgraded kitchen, two patios and two-car garage, home life was never more convenient.

Main Living Area: This long view of the downstairs living shows a seating area and the formal dining room with the home’s pool beckoning from all sides.

Entryway: A sweeping grand staircase and statement wall at the front entrance provide a hint of the home that lies beyond. A peek of the catwalk and upstairs window suggest there’s more — much more — and there is.

Seating Area: Play the piano, watch TV, take a dip or just sit quietly reading a magazine in the seating area. White marble and tile extend throughout the ground floor of the home, giving a dramatic and cohesive look to the space.

Kitchen: Who doesn’t love a sparkling white kitchen? This newly renovated space features state-of-the-art Bosch appliances, a breakfast bar with in-counter sink and dishwasher, two heavenly skylights and a large pantry.

Foyer Area: Contemporary hanging lights offer their welcome to guests entering the home’s spacious foyer area.

Island: An island placed perpendicular to the kitchen is the perfect morning launching-off spot for backpacks, briefcases and that all-important cup of coffee. It also serves as a central gathering place.

Master Suite: A master suite located on the main floor defines the split bedroom plan. The room boasts a walk-in closet, a bumped-out seating area and a master bath with dual sinks.

Master Bath: The master bath features a spacious glass-walled walk-in shower, as well as a stand-alone clawfoot tub.

Guest Bedroom: A carpeted bedroom with an en suite bathroom offers plenty of room for guests. The arched window overlooks the front garden and green space.

Aerial View: A bird’s eye view of the property (left) shows off the home’s cedar shake roof, one of the hallmarks of the Palm Beach Polo community, as well as the nearby golf course.

Pool Deck: Long-ranging views from this premium lakefront lot (right) show the home’s completely fenced backyard, as well as the spacious pool deck.


Charming Home In Desirable Wellington’s Edge Neighborhood

Charming Home In Desirable Wellington’s Edge Neighborhood

This charming home in the Wellington’s Edge neighborhood overlooks a natural preserve with a beautiful walking path to the community pool. The home features sprawling neutral tile on a diagonal throughout the three-bedroom, two-bath residence. Although the homeowners opted for a neutral backdrop, you will see amazing pops of color throughout this impeccably maintained home — touches the homeowner placed strategically in each room, allowing each to take on a life of its own.

Living Room: The spacious open floor plan welcomes visitors through the doors into this formal living room area.

Kitchen: The home’s kitchen is white on white with upgraded cabinetry, adorned by crown molding. A convenient breakfast bar overlooks the family room.

Family Room: The great family room sits right beside the kitchen, making entertaining fun and engaging, and allowing for guests and the host to stay connected.

Family Room View: The family room overlooks a screened-in lanai, allowing for scenic nature views throughout.

Dining Room: The formal dining area is part of the open floor plan, but also features two walls to give the space some degree of separation. An elegant traditional dining room set allows the homeowners to enjoy lovely sit-down meals for two or more people.

Master Bedroom: The master bedroom overlooks the natural preserve. It features his-and-her closets with one large walk-in and storage, as well as access to the beautiful master bath. High ceilings allow for the wood, four-dome ceiling fan to be hung with ease.

Master Bathroom: The master bathroom is impeccably decorated and features a walk-in glass shower and built-in laundry closet. Plenty of daylight allows for the perfect lighting when getting ready.

Guest Bedrooms: Not pictured, this home features two secondary bedrooms, both with spacious closets. Each can be utilized as bedrooms, or perhaps an office or hobby room.

Front Elevation: The well-maintained property makes the curb appeal on this already gorgeous home entry that much more spectacular. With a large column entryway, as well as an etched-glass doorway, everything about the home is inviting.



Spacious, European-Inspired Home In Wellington’s Saddle Trail Park

Spacious, European-Inspired Home In Wellington’s Saddle Trail Park

With mature foliage and a unique roof line, this European-inspired two-story home in Wellington’s Saddle Trail Park neighborhood has set itself apart from other equestrian properties in the area. Arched windows, a circular European stone drive and Spanish barrel tiles all add to the design of this spacious home with four bedrooms, four-and-a-half baths and more than 8,000 square feet of living space, including a home gym. Guest space includes two one-bedroom, one-bath apartments over an unattached two-car garage. The home also has an attached two-car garage

Front Elevation: This European-inspired home sits on more than four acres in Saddle Trail park. Well-manicured, mature landscaping greets visitors as they arrive via the circular stone drive.

Main Room: Fresh, contemporary neutrals and plenty of amenities make this open-plan living space one of the most comfortable rooms in the home. There is easy access to both an office and a formal dining room with seating for 10, as well as access to the home’s elevator.

Kitchen: The eat-in kitchen features top-line amenities, such as a Wolf six-burner range, Subzero refrigerator, dual-temperature wine fridge and built-in coffee center. There’s a large island allowing plenty of prep room. Wood plank flooring grounds the space.

Master Bedroom: The master bedroom features his-and-her walk-in closets and a marble en suite bath with a dual-head shower, free-standing tub and two Toto smart toilets. There are French doors to the pool and a wood-burning fireplace.

Outdoor Kitchen: Chicago brick patio and walkways extend throughout the grounds. A separate gazebo houses an outdoor kitchen complete with its own brick flooring and plenty of room for guests — not to mention great views of the arenas.

Barn: This crisp, white 16-stall barn features top equestrian amenities. Check out the candle-style iron lanterns, vaulted ceilings and sliding metal stall doors. There is also a grass Grand Prix ring, lunging ring and all-weather arena, together with seven paddocks, a four-horse Kraft walker, covered aqua spa and treadmill areas.

Outdoor Seating: With its view of the grounds and detached summer kitchen gazebo, this outdoor seating area between the house and the ring features a cozy fire pit.

Playground Area: This view at dusk of the home’s playground area near the in-house gym shows what good landscape lighting can do for a home. Because of it, the tree featured in the center of the drive takes on a beautiful importance. For security, the property features automatic gates, and there is a smart home security system and generator.


Horse Statues: Aside from this lovely equestrian artwork, the secure, fenced property spans more than four acres, allowing both homeowners and horses plenty of room to stretch. There is also a private office, tack room, feed room, laundry room and a three-bedroom groom’s apartment.

Pool Deck: Two guest rooms upstairs open onto a private balcony overlooking a Chicago brick-paved pool deck, heated salt-chlorination pool with attending spa and, of course, the expansive views. There are French doors in all the primary living spaces, allowing homeowners and guests to take full advantage of South Florida living at its best.


Many Upgrades Featured In This Capistrano Model Olympia Home

Many Upgrades Featured In This Capistrano Model Olympia Home

This recently upgraded Olympia abode has both practicality and a wow factor. The Capistrano model home features a bedroom and full bathroom downstairs, in addition to a spacious master suite and three more bedrooms upstairs. In keeping with today’s trends, there are four bathrooms as well. There is also an attached two-car garage, and a pool area featuring the latest in salt system pools. Privacy hedges in the backyard imbue the property with a comfortable family feel, even as they provide a level of safety and security.

Front Elevation: The home’s front elevation features great curb appeal with upgraded landscaping and crisp, clean lines.

Great Room: Crown molding, designer window treatments, recessed lighting and contemporary colors all set this home apart. Even underfoot, no expense was spared. The open plan living area downstairs features extra-long planks of wood-look tile.

Staircase: Descending from the second floor, one can take in most of the downstairs common area and even part of the yard. The expansive great room allows for a variety of seating configurations, and the breakfast bar offers yet another place to gather.

Dining Room: The dining room can handle a crowd or be easily adapted to a more intimate setting. The well-lit room features a statement wall perfect for displaying beloved photographs.

Guest Bedroom: Three tastefully decorated guest bedrooms upstairs bring the total number of bedrooms to five in this spacious family home, which also features four bathrooms.

Kitchen: The light, bright and modern kitchen has a crisp, clean vibe thanks to its extended white cabinetry, granite counter tops and stainless-steel appliances. A sink in the island makes clean-up a breeze.

Master Bedroom: A vaulted tray ceiling in the master bedroom gives a dash of importance to the chandelier, while an ample bank of windows lets in plenty of light. There are two separate closets complete with organizers. The en suite bath features a soaking tub with a separate shower.

Lanai: A covered lanai adds more living space to the home, especially in the winter months. Two sets of sliding glass doors make for a seamless transition from inside to out, and fabulous stone decking adds pizzazz.

Pool: A large salt system pool by Sunsational Pools beckons from the backyard, protected by the comforting privacy hedge.



Grand Prix Farms Facility Features Abundant Equestrian Amenities

Grand Prix Farms Facility Features Abundant Equestrian Amenities

This world-class, 60-stable, 14-paddock equestrian facility is located on one of the largest parcels of land in Grand Prix Farms, just a short hack from the Winter Equestrian Festival show grounds. The property was remodeled last year to include abundant amenities — a hot walker, a treadmill, a lunging area, a hunter arena and an oversized jumping arena with the finest footing available. The staff quarters feature five apartments for grooms and trainers, with 13 bedrooms and six baths between them. This includes an owner’s apartment, a manager’s apartment, a rider’s apartment and two grooms’ apartments.

Jumping Arena: There are two extra-large arenas, one of which is sand and the other features a privacy hedge. The U-shaped barn has been expanded to both the left and the right, taking best advantage of all nine acres of the property.

Manager’s Apartment: The manager’s apartment, located over the stalls, features two bedrooms and a balcony.

Storage Lockers: The oak-paneled cabinets to the left offer plenty of storage, while rubber mats are easy on horses’ hoofs.

Tack Room Area: Equipment trunks are located in front of the tack room, offering easy access to those on the go.

Walkway: Gracing the barn ceiling are light fixtures that would make any homeowner proud. The door to a groom’s apartment is to the left of the console.

Courtyard View: The courtyard view from the manager’s upstairs apartment is quite striking.

Pathways: This image, taken from the balcony, shows how the manager can survey almost the entire property from his or her apartment.

Equipment Lockers: Equipment lockers are strategically placed throughout the expansive barn area.

Breezeway: The stables have been situated with the ability to capture a breeze.



Recently Renovated Palm Beach Polo Home Features Plenty Of Amenities

Recently Renovated Palm Beach Polo Home Features Plenty Of Amenities

Cooler temperatures are coming, and that means spending more time outdoors in the backyard, relaxing on the pool deck or entertaining on the patio. This recently revamped Mediterranean style two-story home in the Golf Brook neighborhood of Palm Beach Polo features a show-stopping pool area, and also boasts five bedrooms with en suite baths for a total of six-and-a-half baths. This amazing home also features a custom staircase and railing, marble and wide-plank wood flooring throughout, no-drapery window treatments, hurricane impact glass, an alarm system, security cameras, a whole house generator, a two-car garage with wood doors and wood-burning fireplaces both inside and out.

Pool Deck: A sparkling saltwater pool and spa, expansive covered lanai with retractable screening and a separate outdoor kitchen stand at the ready to host spectacular backyard gatherings. Color-filled planters and lush tropical landscaping imbue a sense of privacy, while the view from the upstairs balcony offers another way to enjoy the space.

Living Room: The open plan of the home allows both residents and guests to move freely throughout the foyer and gallery to the step-down formal living room. The fireplace adds an element of coziness.

Seating Area: The living room is open enough to accommodate several seating areas and opens onto the generous back lanai with its tongue-and-groove pecky cypress ceiling.

Dining Room: A vaulted ceiling, marble floors and French doors that open to still more outdoor seating give this formal dining room a classic feel.

Kitchen: Custom wood cabinetry with plenty of pull-outs, granite countertops, Wolf and Sub-Zero stainless-steel appliances, double convection ovens, an apron sink and an induction cooktop make this kitchen particularly chef-friendly.

Bedroom: Step out of bed and greet the morning with a smile on your face when you venture out onto this northeast-facing balcony.


Master Bath: This wood-look, tile-floored “his” bathroom connects to “hers” through a roomy shower, then it’s on to the master bedroom’s custom closet.


Bedroom: This downstairs en suite guest bedroom features a bumped-out seating area and lots of natural light.


Soaking Tub: The “hers” bath features a Roman soaking tub and built-in TV.


Front Elevation: The arched double doors of the front entry are framed by bougainvillea, making this home beautiful by day and, thanks to well-placed landscape lighting, somewhat mysterious by night.



Custom-Built Sugar Pond Manor Home Features Plenty Of Space

Custom-Built Sugar Pond Manor Home Features Plenty Of Space

This custom-built waterfront home, located on a quarter acre in the Sugar Pond Manor neighborhood, features an exquisitely maintained yard and extra-long views of the lake. The home has four bedrooms in a split bedroom style, two baths, a family room, a great room and a laundry room. Vaulted ceilings with skylights let in plenty of light, while hurricane panels, exterior lighting and motion sensors add a level of protection. Situated on a large lot, the home is just minutes from Wellington’s equestrian venues.

Game Room: A billiards table currently takes center stage in the open floor plan. Sliding doors dominate one entire wall and frame the ever-changing panoramic view of the outside. The large room feels even bigger due to the high ceilings.

Guest Bedroom: This guest bedroom is one of three. With plenty of natural light, it can easily be converted to an office, exercise room, meditation space or craft room.

Kitchen: Hardwood cabinetry in shades of honey keeps things light in the home’s spacious chef’s kitchen, while striking black appliances ground the space. A stunning tile backsplash adds an element of fun, and a large granite island anchors the space.

Dining Room: An arched window mirrors the entrance to the formal dining room, while stately support pillars add interest — just a few of the details that give this home its distinct personality.

Family Room: Vaulted ceilings and an expansive built-in entertainment center define the family room, which offers convenient access to the pool and patio, as well as to the kitchen. Ceramic tile in a dynamic offset pattern allows for easy, breezy indoor-outdoor living.

Front Elevation: The home’s oversized two-car garage includes plenty of space. Driveway pavers installed just recently complement the well-manicured lawn.

Pool: Terra cotta brick pavers surround the heated freshwater pool while, a few steps up, a hidden spa beckons. There’s also an outdoor shower and summer kitchen within the screened enclosure.

Cabana Bath: This cabana bath functions as a pool changing room while also serving as the guest bath.

Master Bedroom: The roomy master suite features easy access to the pool and a large walk-in closet.

Master Bath: A tray ceiling over the pedestal Roman soaking tub adds drama to this en suite bath, while double sinks and mirrors add practicality. A contemporary two-door walk-through shower completes the space.


Two-Story Wellington’s Edge Home A Quiet Retreat Near A Nature Preserve

Two-Story Wellington’s Edge Home A Quiet Retreat Near A Nature Preserve

Located in the Wellington’s Edge neighborhood, this two-story, single-family home is located in the heart of it all: close to shopping, medical facilities and top-rated schools. Adjacent to a nature preserve, the home affords a quiet retreat from all the hustle and bustle. It features an open concept layout, a split bedroom plan and a completely fenced backyard with lush landscaping. Meanwhile, accordion shutters provide extra protection from the elements. A paved patio off the kitchen makes for great entertaining. Outside, a network of walkable concrete sidewalks provide a sense of connectivity with the rest of the neighborhood. The family-friendly community features bicycle paths, a clubhouse and a neighborhood park.

Living Room: The living room features lovely white plantation shutters and a statement wall featuring a large collection of artwork and curios. A door to the backyard patio is featured in the corner, and oversized ceramic floor tiles throughout the main living space make indoor/outdoor living a breeze. Crown molding adds a touch of class.

Main Living Area: The open floor plan brings the living room and dining areas together with plenty of seating and a wonderful place for family gatherings.

Dining Room: The dining room can be set up for more formal occasions. There’s plenty of room, and the adjacent kitchen makes serving and clean-up a breeze.

Guest Bedroom: One of three spacious, fully carpeted guest bedrooms, the room offers plenty of natural light and is tastefully decorated.

Home Office: This restful space currently houses a private office, but it also serves as one of the three available guest bedrooms.

Master Suite: The master suite features a tray ceiling, walk-in closet, bonus sitting room and an en suite bath, complete with dual sinks and rainfall shower head.


Front Elevation: The two-story home boasts a two-car garage, covered entry and distinctive barrel tile roofing.


Kitchen: Recently upgraded with black granite countertops, the light and spacious kitchen offers a wonderful view of the backyard.


Breakfast Nook: A cozy breakfast nook serves as a convenient dining area just steps from the backyard outdoor space.


Guest Bath: Black granite countertops are also featured in the guest bath. The home features two full baths and one half bath.