As we slowly roll into theNew Year, let’s reflect on the past year’s top 3 most expensive homes sold in2016 in Martin County! *

3006 SE Dune Drive, Stuart, FL 34996 – A magnificent 2 acre oceanfront home site and 300′ of Atlantic beachfront make this grand estate home one of Sailfish Point’s most prestigious addresses. Grand Mediterranean-style architecture blends with elegant interior enhancements all highlighted by panoramic Atlantic Ocean views from every room. The comforts of home combine with sophisticated elegance to create an old-world charm inside and out. Designed for family living and entertaining. Sold for $9,000,000.00.

245 S Beach Road, Hobe Sound, FL 33455 – An elegant home on a prime oceanfront lot, perfectly represents the Jupiter Island lifestyle. The lot’s width and depth +/- 241×402 ensure the ultimate in peace and privacy while also offering multiple options for landscape design. The house is a true Bermuda plan and was designed to maximize views and ocean breezes at all angles. Originally built in 1957 the home was lovingly updated, modernized and expanded in 2007. There are wonderful spaces throughout the home for entertaining, private reflection, fitness, study and more. Located mid-island, it is hard to conceive of a more elegant and private Florida retreat on Jupiter Island. Sold for $9,000,000.00.

3046 SE Dune Drive, Stuart, FL 34996 – Inspired by the Palladian Villas of Italy, this Oceanfront estate situated on a 2-acre site with 300’ of Atlantic shoreline, complete with an array of exotic materials, offers a feel of effortless luxury and comfort. Some features include groin vaulted ceilings of reclaimed chestnut, 2 professional grade kitchens, 3 gas fireplaces, cloistered ceilings, hand carved limestone columns, iron and brass railings, hand rubbed walls, marble, limestone, lapis lazuli, onyx, cypress and mahogany wood and hand-made barrel tile roof. Outdoors, the villa makes its entrance with an expansive balustrade motor court surrounding exquisite European style gardens with fountains, Oceanside pool and elevated dune walkway for private beach access. This was a must-see Sailfish Point residence! Sold for $6,900,000.00.

Which of the three is yourfavorite?

* Source is MLS Beaches – Private sales have occurred for higheramounts in 2016.