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  • 1968
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  • 182,780
Active Status Single Family Home WaterFront
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When entering the private drive for five lakefront estates, whether the first time or the last, Tusca Trail blends an instant serenity and peacefulness of leaving the rest of the busy world at the entrance! In a pastoral setting of nearly four acres, the late John Cather, designed and built this magnificent five bedroom, five and a half bath mansion to raise his family. Being the general contractor par excellence, John created all of the entrance doors using three inch pecky cypress that open with fingertip control. That is just the beginning! Almost every room in this exquisite mansion has a lakefront view except for one bedroom. The upstairs primary bedroom has a winterized porch for an excellent view of both sunrises and sunsets. The modern kitchen has elevated wood ceilings, granite countertops, and a Sub Zero refrigerator\freezer. Extra dining space is provided in the kitchen, in addition to a large dining room with a fireplace. If your family loves skiing, Little Lake Howell is one of the best ski lakes in Seminole County. A boathouse complete with dock and electric wench is provided. If you are equine enthusiasts, a stable, built like a fortress, is ready for up to six horses. Surrounding the salt reef pool is the ultimate summer kitchen with coquina rock cooking grill available for large parties. A large game room with fireplace, gym, overlook the pool area; plus, fifth bedroom next to 25 x 22 media room Mature landscaping adds the final touch to this paradise property!

Address: 1408 TUSCA TRL
State: FL
City: Winter Springs
County: Seminole
Zip Code: 32708
Neighborhood: Acreage And Unrec
MLS#: O5750157
MLS Area: 32708 Casselberrry/Winter Springs / Tuscawilla
Taxes: SEC 11 TWP 21S RGE 30E BEG 1132.497 FT N &1474.869 FT W OF SE COR RUN S 563.581 FT S 78 DEG 57 MIN 24 SEC E 358.409 FT S 71 DEG 33 MIN 38.5 SEC E 471.528 FT N 46 DEG 35 MIN 58.5 SEC W TO BEG & BEG 1452 FT N 88 DEG 47 MIN 12 SEC W & 599.581 FT N OF SE COR RUN N 77 DEG 47 MIN 24 SEC W 40.014 FT ELY & NLY ON CURVE 35.591 FT N 775.588 FT S 84 DEG 26 MIN 51 SEC E 15.064 FT S 802.055 FT TO BEG LESS AND EXCEPT A PORTION OF THE SOUTHEAST ¼ OF SECTION 11, TOWNSHIP 21 SOUTH, RANGE 30 EAST, SEMINOLE COUNTY, FLORIDA, BEING MORE PARTICULARLY DESCRIBED AS FOLLOWS: COMMENCE AT THE SOUTHEAST CORDER OF SAID SECTION 11; THENCE N89°57’12”W, ALONG THE SOUTH LINE OF SAID SECTION 11, A DISTANCE OF 1452.00 FEET (22 CHAINS); THENCE N00°55’02”W, PARALLEL WITH THE EAST LINE OF SAID SECTION 11, A DISTANCE OF 568.92 FEET TO THE POINT OF BEGINNING; THENCE CONTINUE N00°55’02”W, A DISTANCE OF 122.66 FEET TO A POINT; THENCE S78°57’24”E, A DISTANCE OF 228.61 FEET TO A POINT; THENCE S62°12’37”E, A DISTANCE OF 488.31 $10,759

Price History

Date Price Event Change MLS#:
12/6/2018 $1,695,000 List Price 13% O5750157
7/31/2017 $1,500,000 List Price O5526629

Nearby Schools

Bridges Academy(1-12)5
Red Bug Elementary School(K-5)
Nesper Academy(K-12)
The Lawton Chiles(K-12)
Socrates Preparatory School(1-12)
Keeth Elementary School(Preschool-5)
Lifeskills Academy(K-12)
Sterling Park Elementary School(Preschool-5)5
Bridges Academy(1-12)5
Nesper Academy(K-12)
The Lawton Chiles(K-12)
Socrates Preparatory School(1-12)
Lifeskills Academy(K-12)
Indian Trails Middle School(6-8)
Bridges Academy(1-12)5
Nesper Academy(K-12)
The Lawton Chiles(K-12)
Socrates Preparatory School(1-12)
Lifeskills Academy(K-12)

Interior Details

  • Appliances:Built-In Oven, Cooktop, Dishwasher, Disposal, Dryer, Electric Water Heater, Exhaust Fan, Ice Maker, Range, Range Hood, Refrigerator
  • Amenities:Horses Allowed
  • Features:Cathedral Ceiling(S), Ceiling Fans(S), Eating Space In Kitchen, High Ceiling(S), Skylight(S), Solid Wood Cabinets, Stone Counters, Thermostat, Vaulted Ceiling(S), Walk-In Closet(S), Wet Bar, Window Treatments
  • Furnished:
  • Floor Type:Carpet, Ceramic Tile, Concrete, Porcelain Tile
  • Cooling:Central Air, Zoned
  • Heating:Central, Zoned
  • Other Rooms:Bonus Room, Breakfast Room Separate, Den/Library/Office, Family Room, Formal Dining Room Separate, Formal Living Room Separate, Great Room, Inside Utility, Media Room

Exterior Details

  • Home Construction
  • Features:Balcony, Outdoor Grill, Outdoor Kitchen, Sidewalk
  • WaterFront:Yes
  • WaterFront Description:Lake
  • Exposure:West
  • Roof Type:Shingle
  • Garage Spaces:2
  • Pool:Yes
  • Utilities:BB/HS Internet Available,Electricity Connected,Phone Available,Underground Utilities
  • Lot Description:Gentle Sloping,In County,Street Paved,Street Private,Zoned for Horses
  • Parking:Circular Driveway,Driveway,Garage Door Opener,Guest,Off Street
  • View:Trees/Woods,Water
  • Foundation:Basement,Slab,Stem Wall

Community Details

  • HOA: $0/mo
    Fees Include:

Rental Information

  • Rental Income:$0
  • Rental Number:0
  • Directions:Go east from 17-92 & Dog Track\Seminola, or West from Tuskawilla Rd, Rd to Bird Drive. Take Bird Drive North from Lake Drive to Tusca Trail, second street on the right. As you make the first left curve on Tusca Trail, the property will be on your right.

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Property Information Last Updated: 8/8/2017 9:06:01 AM
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