Waterfront Homes: Mediterranean Hacienda in Coral Gables, Fla.

Inspired by the Vanderbilt mansion on Miami's Fisher Island, this spectacular Spanish-style estate boasts 270 feet of water frontage in premier Gables Estates.

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Photo By: EWM Realty International, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: EWM Realty International, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: EWM Realty International, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: EWM Realty International, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: EWM Realty International, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: EWM Realty International, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: EWM Realty International, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: EWM Realty International, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: EWM Realty International, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: EWM Realty International, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: EWM Realty International, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: EWM Realty International, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: EWM Realty International, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: EWM Realty International, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Mediterranean Hacienda in Coral Gables, Fla.

Designed by Cesar Molina and Jodel Narcisse, and inspired by the Vanderbilt mansion on Miami’s Fisher Island, this magnificent Mediterranean villa spans 270 feet of prime waterfront real estate in the premier Coral Gables community.

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Veranda

The hallmark of the expansive home is its outdoor living spaces, complete with beautiful furnishings, arched passageways and hardworking ceiling fans.

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Swimming Pool and Spa

The home’s breezy, Mediterranean-style veranda overlooks the swimming pool and spa. Immaculate landscaping and towering palms create a lush backdrop for the waterfront property.

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Swimming Pool and View

The waterfront location is inarguably the property’s main attraction, and the house is perfectly situated to take in the sweeping views. The frontage spans 270 feet of the Gables Estates lagoon.

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Patio

A rustic elegance defines a host of outdoor patios and covered terraces that flank the home, including this comfortable lounge with an outdoor fireplace. Open-air living is a must in this waterfront hacienda.

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Alfresco Dining

Protected from the elements, the covered veranda is a festive location for year-round gatherings. Enjoy alfresco meals at the large dining table overlooking the lagoon.

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Living Room

With over 14,000 square feet of livable space, the Coral Gables estate offers several common living areas. The formal living room features mint green walls, arched windows and a two-way wood burning fireplace.

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Kitchen

The Old World kitchen wows with a barrel ceiling and prominent brick range hood. Seating at the center island carries over to a small breakfast nook.

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Wet Bar

A seven-seat wet bar is the perfect spot to entertain family and friends. If you’re feeling more hands on, skip the bartender and head straight to the wine cellar where there’s a tasting table and chairs.

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Living Room

The spacious living room features brick columns, arched doors and slick tile floors. The set up is casual and relaxed, with a pair of seagrass armchairs thrown in to play up the beachy vibe.

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Bedroom

It’s no surprise that the master bedroom relishes in the property's delightful views. The four-poster bed, dressed with crisp linens and plump, layered pillows, takes in the scenery from its second-story perspective.

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Bathroom

In the master bathroom, inlaid tile draws the eye to the luxurious soaking tub. Stand-alone vanities are topped with green granite countertops and decorative mirrors.

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Guest Bedroom

The bedrooms in the main residence overlook the gardens and lagoon. Guests have a private, two-room suite separate from the main house that is attached by a breezeway and accessible via a private staircase.

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Motorcourt

The breathtaking estate includes a European-scale motorcourt with Argentinian porfirio cobblestone. Two generously-sized service quarters run alongside each carriage house.

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Spanish-Style Exterior

The two-story main house was designed to follow the arc of the waterfront property, located in the Gables Estates community. Completed in 2004, the Spanish-inspired beauty boasts 14,946 square feet of living space.

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