Mount Dora Real Estate

2301 Morningside Drive, Mount Dora, FL 32757 Lake Gertrude (Mount Dora, Florida, US - 32757)

$899,000 USD

Watson Realty Corporation

Denise & Larry Pierce Denise & Larry Pierce 352-735-4040 (Office) 352-267-7767 (Cell) Request More Info

  • Type: Residential
  • Style: Single Story
  • Lot Type: Rectangular
  • MLS #: G


This Grand Colonial Home (ca 1940) sits gracefully on a 2 acre plot overlooking the shores of Lake Gertrude in Central Florida’s award winning town of Mount Dora. The two story round portico with solid round columns and brick terrace leads the way into a grand center hall foyer flanked by the main living and dining rooms, a graceful staircase directs you upstairs to an elegant landing with French doors and balcony overlooking the lake. Original pegged wood floors with bow tie inlays are found throughout the home as well as classic arched openings, original fixtures and stately wood trim work. The spacious main living area features a traditional wood burning fireplace and 2 sets of French doors opening onto the screened pool patio. An incredible formal dining room will accommodate the largest of gatherings with a wood burning fireplace providing warmth & charm. A handsome cypress clad den serves as a private retreat for business or personal affairs. A powder room is found at the rear of the center hall adjacent to the kitchen. The expansive kitchen boasts an abundance of wood cabinetry, both laminate and stainless counters, brick accent wall and center island with sink. Adjacent to the kitchen is an airy and bright sunroom perfect for breakfast or informal meals. At the top of the grand central staircase are 2 generous sized guest bedrooms sharing a jack-n-jill bath. Opposite these guest suites is an immense owners’ suite with 2 closets, en-suite bath and jetted tub. Attached is a 4 car grand portico providing side entry access via the kitchen. A separate brick pavilion provides a perfect setting to enjoy evening sunsets and lakefront breezes. This 2 acre estate includes 200’ of Lake Gertrude shoreline from which to enjoy this pristine recreational lake. Additionally, there is a 700 SF 2 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom guest cottage with 1 car attached garage.


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