Owner info:
Benjamin Elton
Listed on: April 18, 2018
Closed on: May 1, 2018
single-family-niceville-for-sale-166 baywind drive, niceville, fl 32578-121485

About my listing

Highly sought after Gated Golf Community of Southwind in Bluewater Bay within the #1 rated school district. This all brick home is nestled on a quiet cul-de-sac near the water with a beautiful peekaboo view of Choctawhatchee bay and feels like your own private oasis. Be so close to the water that you can smell it and enjoy the gentle bay breeze. This home boasts 9 ft. ceilings throughout, vaulted ceilings in Master bedroom and living room, beautiful dental molding, brick laid tile, and floor to ceiling windows in every room providing abundant natural light. A spacious foyer leads to a flowing floor plan. The main living room features a wood-burning fireplace with tabby surround. The large light filled kitchen has been updated with all new stainless steel appliances, new custom cabinets, hardware, subway tile backsplash, granite countertops with large under mounted sink, and is open to the eat-in breakfast area and conversation den. Over the kitchen sink is a triptych window allowing for both morning and afternoon sun with ledge ideal for growing your own kitchen herbs. Wake up to morning views of the pool from the master bedroom as well and sip your coffee in the den or breakfast area while enjoying the morning sun over the pool and palms. Your master bath has recently been updated with wood grain floor tile, high-end custom vanity, granite countertops with under mounted double sinks, new faucets and shiplap accent wall. Jetted tub and walk in shower renovated with beautiful subway tile and frameless shower doors. The fenced backyard is a picture of paradise with a sizeable pool, generous patio with custom pergola perfect for entertaining or relaxing, while there's still plenty of grass for children to play and pets to roam. The pool is separated by a child safety fence. In ground sprinkler system is fed from its own separate lawn pump. Custom Hurricane Shutters and hip roof save you thousands on homeowner�s insurance premiums. Additional updates include new HVAC system with 10 year part and labor warranty, new pool liner and hurricane standard steel garage door. The Southwind community is steps to the bay and the #9 hole on the Marsh Course at Bluewater Bay Golf Course. HOA dues include annual Gold Card membership to Bluewater Bay with amenities such as a marina, tennis courts, and pool nearby. Less than 5 minutes to the mid-bay bridge with access to Destin beaches and restaurants.

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What I love about my home

We love the abundant natural light and the architectural details such as the crown molding throughout the home. We love the pool, the peekaboo view of the bay, and the floor plan of the house. The neighborhood is quiet and walkable.

Owner Criteria:

Price is negotiable
Willing to speak to Realtors®


Listed on: April 18, 2018
  • Community name: Southwind
  • Type: Single Family
  • Folio / Tax ID: 26-1S-22-461B-000B-0340
  • Lot size: 13503 Sqft
  • Built in: 1988
  • Surface: 2,414 Sqft
  • Price/ Sqft: $169.84
  • Last sold: Mar, 2014 for $335,000
Monthly Est. Mortgage: $1,728.98


  • Kitchen features: Granite
  • Flooring: Tile/Carpet
  • Hvac: Central Ac & Heat Pump
  • Utilities: Electric
  • Parking space(s): 2
  • Orientation: South East