'Quiet elegance on Mobile Bay' perfectly describes this picturesque bay style home located just nine miles down Ft. Morgan Rd. This one of a kind, spacious, 5000 sq. ft. home is surrounded by old oaks draped with Spanish moss, beautiful landscaping and breathtaking views of Mobile Bay. It is the perfect spot for family reunions, weddings and special events with its vast grounds, open floor plan and spacious porches and deck. Its four massive bedrooms provide sleeping space for up to 18 people. The home's comfortably furnished 900 sq. feet of screened porches offer relaxing outdoor living space in the old style where guests can dine with a view of some of the area’s finest sunsets. In additional to its picturesque bay frontage and pier access, the area features nearby white sandy beaches, warm Gulf waters, deep sea fishing, surfing, shopping, golf, and seafood restaurants close by. The secluded bay front location is just one mile from the Bon Secour National Wildlife Preserve's uncrowded beaches for long walks, shelling, sunning and surf fishing. Historic Fort Morgan is only 10 miles away. A quick ferry ride to Dauphin Island yields access to the Dauphin Island Sea Lab and historic Bellingraph Gardens. Spas and fine dining are nearby at the Beach Club Resort. Golf Courses at Kiva Dunes, the Peninsula and The Wharf are only a few minutes away and Gulf Shores attractions just a 10 minute drive back into town. Families will enjoy swimming in the bay, fishing out in front of the house or playing in the large yard. There could not be a better spot for you next family vacation, reunion, wedding or special event.
Special Events: This home is available for weddings and other special events with an additional event fee. Catering and wedding/event planning services are also available. The sweeping front lawn offers an incredible view of Mobile Bay. Guests will enjoy the cool breezes under ancient moss covered oaks. The large, open downstairs floor plan easily accommodates large groups.
Golfer's Paradise: Who could ask for more than a beach house and top of the line golf courses! The Peninsula Golf Club is located just four miles East. It features 18 holes, a pro shop, and restaurant. In addition you will find tennis courts and a swim fitness center. If you want to change things up a bit try the 36 holes of Pure Palmer Golf at Craft Farms, Cotton Creek, and Cypress Bend just an 15 minute drive away. Want more? Play Kiva Dunes or the Golf Club at the Wharf; both are just five miles away.
Shopping: The cities of Orange Beach and Gulf Shores have a wide variety of shops and boutiques for everything from groceries and souvenirs to nautical gifts and clothing. Ten miles north of Gulf Shores in Foley, Alabama the Tanger Outlet Center features 120 name brand shopping options for the bargain hunter. Brooks Brothers, Calvin Klein, Osh Kosh, SAS, Gap, Banana Republic, Anne Klein, and more.