Thonotosassa, FL, USA
12321 Fort King Highway Fort King Highway
"The Oaks," a magnificent sprawling country estate situated on Lake Thonotosassa, is one of Florida's most significant homes to be built within the last century. The French-Normandy style manor embodies both majesty and family.The entirety of the compound totals 36,361 square feet of air conditioned space of eight bedrooms, 12 full bathrooms, and 14 half baths plus an 11,000 square foot workshop with two half baths.Surrounded by carefully handcrafted rolling hills with manicured lawns, gardens and trees, the gated grounds encompass a long private driveway, main house, private two-story two bedroom, 2.5 bath guest house, antique collector garage that can hold up to 20 cars, state of the art workshop, well-appointed pool house, horse barn with grazing pasture, indoor and outdoor salt water pools, expansive loggia's, two-story boat house, race track, and one mile jogging trail.Four contiguous properties were acquired to form the 36 acre estate with 1,278 feet of lake frontage. Main residence with elevator access to all levels comprises four stories with six bedrooms, eight full and seven half baths, plus seven-car garage.The Oaks offers a world class men's lounge, chef's kitchen with finest cabinetry/appliances, master suite with sitting room and his/her bathrooms/closets, grand salon, craft room, fitness room, steam and sauna rooms, massage area, bowling alley, an indoor heated saltwater pool, game/media room, three fireplaces, outdoor firepit, and magical night lighting. Every detail was chosen to accommodate the most cordial and comfortable lifestyle!