2410 W Shell Point Ruskin, FL
For Sale $1,695,000
7 bed ∙ 6 bath ∙ Single Family Residence
Reintroducing the Wall Street Journal House of the Year for 2015! Lamb Manor is recognized as one of the most beautiful and architecturally significant homes in America,is listed on the National Register of Historic Places,and has been featured in the US media and internationally. The main house,originally built in 1910, was ferried by barge across Tampa Bay and underwent a multi-million dollar restoration. This 5 acre secluded hideaway overlooks the most beautiful section of Tampa Bay with direct access to the Gulf of Mexico. Enter the Estate across an arched land bridge down a winding palm laden drive past peaceful lagoon pool and magnificent waterfall. The main home features 5 fireplaces, elevator, warm chestnut and oak paneling, hand carved cabinetry, intricate crown moldings, 19th century bronze and crystal lighting, and beveled/stained glass windows throughout. The Estate, which features a 2-story/3 unit Guesthouse, has 7 bedrooms, 6.5 baths, and 4 car detached garage in total. Large enough for entertaining yet warm enough for a family retreat. The deep protected water dock with direct bay access has housed large vessels up to 45 feet . Only 30 min to downtown Tampa, located between Tampa and Sarasota/Bradenton, and privacy while being central to everything. Furnishings avail at addl cost. Video/Audio Surveillance On Premises. Sqft of 6,583 per tax records 4,815 1,768 guest home. Property has flexible zoning and a range of commercial general uses, and receives a $442,000 historic tax exemption.