18604 NW 262ND AVENUE
Alachua, FL 32615


Nestled on a tranquil 6-acre estate, this meticulously crafted stately home offers an ideal haven for those seeking to embrace off-grid living or escape the frenetic pace of city life. More acreage available too! Boasting a comprehensive suite of amenities, including a solar grid and backup generator, this 4-bedroom, 3-full and 2-half bathroom residence, complete with a separate mother-in-law suite and expansive barn, provides ample space and versatility for a variety of lifestyles. Enter through the secure electric gate and ascend the paved drive, bordered by lush landscaping meticulously maintained by an underground sprinkler system and crowned by a captivating three-tier water fountain. Every detail of this home speaks to quality and sustainability, with all windows upgraded to Pella energy-efficient models in 2019, ensuring both style and efficiency. Outdoor living is elevated with 1516 sq. ft. of open porches and a 739 sq. ft. screened porch, offering the perfect backdrop for entertaining or simply enjoying moments of tranquility with family and friends. Step inside to discover a thoughtfully designed interior boasting a spacious open floor plan, elegant granite countertops, and generous walk-in closets throughout. Additional highlights include a library/office upstairs, a wet bar for entertaining, and a separate master suite downstairs for added privacy and luxury. The chef's kitchen is a culinary delight, featuring oak cabinets, granite counters, and a 200-bottle wine cooler, while a wired alarm system with video cameras provides added security and convenience. Further enhancing the home's appeal are its concrete slab foundation, sturdy masonry block walls, and spray foam insulation, ensuring optimal comfort and durability. The property is equipped with a 15 KW propane generator with a transfer switch, as well as a transfer switch for the solar panels, and a home irrigation system offering peace of mind and uninterrupted power supply. A charming guest house, offering 350 sq. ft. of heat and cooled space, provides additional accommodation options for guests or extended family members. Conveniently located just minutes from I75, Gainesville, Lake City, and High Springs, this coveted address offers easy access to urban amenities while providing the serenity of rural living. Don't miss this rare opportunity to experience the perfect blend of luxury, sustainability, and tranquility in a highly sought-after locale.

Basic Information
MLS#: GC503530
Price: $995,000
Square Footage: 3454
Price / Square Foot: $288.07
Bedrooms: 4
Bathrooms: 3 Full, 2 Half
Acreage: 6
Year Built: 2001
HVAC: Central, Central Air
Exterior Features: Balcony,French Doors,Irrigation System,Lighting
Elementary School: Alachua Elementary School-AL
Middle School: A. L. Mebane Middle School-AL
High School: Santa Fe High School-AL
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