Beachfront Home Framed by Palms

Mature palm trees and a walkway which crosses a serene water feature set the stage for a stunning two-story, waterfront residence designed by Clifford Scholz.

Photo By: Clifford M. Scholz

Photo By: Clifford M. Scholz

Photo By: Clifford M. Scholz

Photo By: Clifford M. Scholz

Photo By: Clifford M. Scholz

Photo By: Clifford M. Scholz

Tropical Entryway with Palm Trees and Driveway

A spacious entryway provides a beautiful view of the property’s palm trees in Lido Key, Florida. This waterfront home was new construction.

Tropical Entryway with Palm Trees and Metal Gate

A private, shaded entrance leads to a two-story waterfront residence on Lido Key, Florida. The stately entryway features tropical vegetation and and a metal gate.

Tropical Landscape and Front Entryway

Palm trees provide texture and interest along the walkway to this new two-story home in Lido Key, Florida. The landscape design also brings together an extensive walkway and serene water feature. The front of the home receives natural light through the windows on the first and second floors.

Walkway and Water Feature in Tropical Landscape

The walkway to the front door of this new two-story home in Lido Key, Florida, features a decorative water installation. The home offers beautiful bay views and showcases a tropical landscape with elements such as palm trees.

Tropical Landscape with Walkway, Palm Trees and Water Feature

A walkway flanked by palm trees and a water feature leads to the bay on Lido Key, Florida. The custom waterfront residence was a new construction project.

Tropical Landscape with Palm Trees

Palm trees fill this tropical waterfront property in Lido Key, Florida. A well-groomed lawn surrounded by foliage plants and flowering plants are key elements in the front yard of the new two-story custom home with bay views.

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