Carlos Martin Architects, Inc.
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2821 Spanish River Road Residence contemporary home office
 

2821 Spanish River Road Residence

The art of modern living is expressed with eloquent aplomb in this brand-new showplace on the Intracoastal Waterway in The Estates, historic Old Boca Raton’s prestigious beachside enclave. Created by an award-winning Florida-based Architect Carlos A. Martin, and by noted South Florida builder, Infinity Custom Estates, this Tropical Georgian-inspired masterpiece (I call it Gulfstream Southern Classical Style) exudes serene timelessness with classic symmetry, then takes an unexpected twist with clean-lined high-style interiors by award-winning Marc-Michaels. In each detail, the vision is artistic genius, and the resulting overall effect is simply breathtaking.

10’ high French doors flow to the waterfront verandah and Hamptons-style pool from the open living/dining room, club room/library, and family room, all of which are as sumptuously comfortable as they are stunningly refined. From the gorgeous smoky-hued marble and walnut floors to the sleek custom built-ins, exquisite marble-clad fireplace, and ebony-wood “ribbon” accent wall, the design scheme beautifully balances bold impact and subtle glamour. Opening off the upstairs gallery is a waterfront lounge deck appointed as a resort-like open-air spa room, a sublime luxury. Transcending the ordinary in every aspect, this is a sophisticated Intracoastal estate, rendered to perfection with singular style.
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tmaclew wrote:
I'm not a designer so seriously wanting feed back - Why not follow the ceiling beams as a guide rather than offset, which I find odd. The far right would seem to be inline but the left some 30+ cm off. I couldn't live with this arrangement despite loving the concept. What are the rules? Are there any?
   Comment   November 4, 2012
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Carlos Martin Architects, Inc.
The picture is giving you and optical illusion - due to the cabinets against the wall on the left hand side --the beams are equally spaced is this room - specially over the pool table, etc..
July 8, 2013 at 12:55pm   
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lisamccarty wrote:
Is this a custom wood flooring? If so, can you give me the specs? Thanks, LM
   Comment   December 26, 2011
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This finish is pretty typical of what is commonly referred to as "Hand Scraped" pre-finished wood flooring...
...most of which is a distressing effect created by machines - not by hand.

This type of product is available from most any pre-finished wood flooring manufacturer.
December 26, 2011 at 10:52am   
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Correct, it is a "hand scraped' pre-engineered wood flooring - more durable in waterfront conditions -
CM
December 26, 2011 at 12:57pm   
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schlepper wrote:
where are the chairs fromand what is teh fabric and color please? - I love this color fabric and would like to know where it is from, what it is made of, and who makes it? Also, who makes the chairs as well?
   Comment   February 23, 2014
crystalstinson wrote:
Could you share the details of the desk?
   Comment   January 19, 2012

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