A property touted as the most expensive ad in Atlantic Island history has hit the market, The Post can exclusively reveal.
The eight-bedroom, 6 ½-bath “Villa ‘Il Sogno”, located 10 miles north of Miami Beach, features a gold leaf mural depicting Greek gods and a grand onyx staircase – for a price whopping $ 11.5 million, according to the list. .
“When you walk into this house, it takes your breath away. The size and intricate details will make you feel like you’ve stepped into a palace, ”Alexandra Peters of the ONE Sotheby’s International Realty team told The Post.
Enter the 7,000-square-foot palace through Hungarian mahogany doors leading to a 35-foot foyer with a gold leaf fresco painted by a Chilean artist painting in the French style, according to the listing.
The onyx floors that match the book are from Italy, Pakistan, and Bolivia, and the wood floors are from the forests of Brazil, according to the listing.
“From the hand-painted frescoes and the custom-mosaic tiled pool, to the grand columns and the stunning open water views, there’s nothing quite like it on the market,” Peters told The Post.
The first floor includes a dining room, a multimedia room, two bedrooms, a laundry room, a kitchen, a hammam and a sauna. It also has a red and orange bar with a hand-carved onyx fireplace and double-height draped windows, according to the listing.
Upstairs, six loft-style bedrooms. The master suite has a three-section walk-in closet and a marble bathroom with gold finishes and hand-painted mural above the tub, according to the listing.
“The master bedroom has a massive walk-in closet which is a masterpiece in itself. The closet is divided into three areas with glass doors leading directly to the closet for easy access to clothes, handbags and shoes. It really rivals those insane closets you see in the movies! Peters told the Post.
The 0.2 acre lot has a pool, pillars, water views, and a dock, according to the listing.
The house north of Bal Harbor was built by its current owner, kitchen maker Salvatore Tizzoni, in 2005.
“Atlantic Island is a hidden gem, a private island community with only around 50 waterfront homes and private beach access. It offers a lifestyle on the American Riviera, ”Peters told the Post.
Alexandra Peters, Clarissa Gurgulino, Charles Morganstern, Adriana Faerman with ONE Sotheby’s International Realty have the list.