Most Expensive Homes Sold On Scenic 30A in 2011

January 12, 2012 by SoWal Staff

Scenic 30A had a breakthrough year for luxury real estate in 2011. There were 34 homes that sold for over $2 million and a staggering 7 homes selling over $4 million. The top three most expensive homes sold on Scenic 30A all were in Rosemary Beach and were $7 million and above. In fact, Rosemary Beach was hands down the clear winner for the most sales of ultra luxury homes on Scenic 30A with 11 homes sold over $2 million!

The #2 and #3 homes of 2009 and 2010 would not have made the top ten list of 2011!

#1 Most Expensive Home Sold on 30A – 124 Hope Town Lane Rosemary Beach

124 Hope Town Lane was the most expensive transaction on 30A for 2011. This magnificent gulf front home in Rosemary Beach has an interesting history. The original home was built in 2001 and was purchased for $7.8 million in 2007. It was then torn down and a brand new home was constructed in 2009 and sold for $8.1 million in 2011! This gulf front icon in Rosemary Beach is 5 Bedrooms, 5 Baths and 5,200sf.

#2 Most Expensive Home Sold on 30A – 78 South Green Turtle Rosemary Beach

78 South Green Turtle Lane was a “Southern Accents” featured home and ourtop luxury pick for July 2010. This amazing 5,484sf gulf front home sits on an estate sized lot in Rosemary Beach. The home was recently renovated in 2008 and is a designers show house. This Rosemary Beach home has 6 Bedrooms and 6.5 Baths and sold for $7.33 million.

#3 Most Expensive Home Sold on 30A – 24 Briland Lane Rosemary Beach
24 Briland Lane was the first gulf front home built in Rosemary Beach. Originally built on a founders lot on the southeast corner for the Eastern Green. This lot has 115 feet of gulf front and one of the largest lots in Rosemary Beach. Built in 1998, this luxury home is 4,520sf with 5 Bedrooms and 5 Baths. This gulf front home sold for $7.25 million in July 2011.

#4 Most Expensive Home Sold on 30A – 113 S. Founders Lane WaterSound Beach

113 South Founders in WaterSound Beach was touted as the most spectacular gulf front homes in Northwest Florida. This incredible home was originally listed for $12 million in 2008. This home was a top luxury pick in October 2009 when it was listed for $9.9 million. This WaterSound Luxury Home is perched high atop a dune structure with incredible 180 degree gulf views. At 6,619sf this home is massive with 7 Bedrooms, 7 Baths and 2 Half Baths. Built in 2009 this homesold for $5.7 million in November 2011.

#5 Most Expensive Home Sold on 30A – 20 Cartagena Lane Rosemary Beach
Another incredible home in Rosemary Beach. This custom designed home was built to comfortably accommodate a large family and take advantage of its incredible gulf views. This is the most expensive non-gulf front property to make our list. As with most of the big transactions in Rosemary Beach, there is a good story…the purchaser of this home was the seller of the #3 home on our list! Built in 2005, this 5,544sf home has 6 Bedrooms, 6 Baths and 1 Half Bath. 20 Cartagena Lane sold for $4.75mil in July 2011.
#6 2314 Hwy 30-A E in Seaside Sold for $4,538,475
#7 230 W Bermuda Drive in The Retreat Sold for $4,475,000
#8 139 New Providence Lane in Rosemary Beach Sold for $3,725,000
#9 105 St. Lucia Lane in The Retreat Sold for $3,700,000
#10 1924 East County Hwy 30-A in WaterColor Sold for $3,400,000

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