Floor Plan and Location
1145 Willowood Circle
Reduced from $397,500
1145 Willowood Cr. has a long list of special features and upgrades that are too long for this introduction. The very basic details are 3BR 2 1/2BA, 2288 sq. ft. of living area, plus screen covered lanai 264 sq. ft. 2 car garage plus golf cart with 590 sq. Ft. for a total of 3142. 10 ft ceilings, Gunite pool, and great views. Details of replacements, additions, improvements and remodeling below
Upgrades and Remodeling
Stunning home in prestigious Willowood subdivision of Tiger Point Village.
Elite cul-de-sac community with only 37 homes. Friendly neighbors, beautifully manicured lawns (you don't have to cut the grass!).
Beautifully maintained home with accent leaded stained glass in hallway, arched doorways, 10 foot ceilings, triple crown molding, plantation shutters in kitchen
Oversized garage and additional garage for golf cart! In 2015
Owners had Rebuild North West Florida recommend home improvements to provide maximum wind resistance. This includes doubling up strapping on roof-to-wall connections, vinyl shutters on all windows and doors, garage door and golf cart door replaced with wind and impact rated garage doors and rear egress garage door.
These upgrades reduced home insurance from $4000/year to $1800/year!
Installed power distribution by-pass panel to accommodate A/C generator. Converted portable A/C generator to natural gas to remain. Beautiful gunite pool with spillover. Has programmable variable speed pool pump motor
Elevated pool deck allows views of Santa Rosa Sound.
Lawn sprinkler system uses reclaimed water-No cost to owners
Appliances replaced with stainless steel, beautiful granite counter tops and metallic tile back splash, under-counter double stainless steel sink installed. Three pendant lights.
Walk-in shower now has ceramic tile with inlays, stainless steel grab bar and stainless steel shower head, 18" ceramic tile floor, marble counter top, twin vessel sinks, 2 pendant lights over sinks.
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Rick and Jodie Howes
2009-Incorporated spa into main pool. Added under deck lighting and water effect
2009-Installed pvc high pressure lines around pool with three faucets
2009 Installed drip irrigation for pool planters
2009-Installed protected A/C line to pool deck with 3 box outlets
2011-Installed PVC rail by pool stairs
2011-Insalled outside shower
2011-Refinished gunite pool with two coats of Royal Blue epoxy
2014-Installed variable speed programmable pump
2015-Replaced sand filter multi-valve control and replaced sand
2016-Replaced T-valves for bottom drain and skimmer
2012-Installed 16x16"brick decking and steps to dock area
2012-Installed bench seating by decking
2013-Installed bumper for pontoon boat docking
2013-Installed dock lights
Other Significant Changes & Replacements
2011-Replaced A/C handler unit
2014-Replaced A/C flex ducts in attic
2015-Replaced A/C outside compressor
Pictures of this fine home shown some when furnished
Willowood is in the center of Tiger Point Golf Course in Gulf Breeze, Florida. There are only 37 architecturally designed homes. Friendly neighbors maintain their landscaping year round which makes this area one of the finest in Gulf Breeze. Willowood is on a cul de sac surrounded by 'Lake Willowood' so there is no through traffic. The unmanned 'guard house' adds to a secure feeling knowing that your home is in a safe neighborhood.
2010-Replace front door/sidelights
2011-Installed 36"rear garage door
2013-Installed power distribution by-pass panel for A/C generator
2013-Converted portable A/C generator to natural gas
2013 Moved gas line for easy access connection to generator
2013-Painted exterior house with two coats of Loxon product by Sherwin-Williams
2013-Installed bypass for lawn sprinkler system with external timer and remote control
2015-Upgraded home for max wind protection via Rebuild NW Florida. Including
double up strapping on roof to wall connections, fitting all windows/doors for vinyl shutters, Replaced Main Garage Door and Golf Cart Door with wind and impact rated doors. Gable end bracing installed on garage roof. Resulting in savings on insurance from $4,000 to $1,800 per year.
2011-Replaced Master Bath and 2nd Bath with 16" ceramic tile floors
2011-Replaced countertops in kitchen with granite increasing size of island and bar
2011-Installed metallic backsplash in kitchen
2011-Replace all kitchen appliances with stainless
2011-Installed under counter stainless steel sink with upgraded faucet
2014-Installed granite double sinks in Master with 2 vessel sinks
2014-Installed 2 new pendant lights over vessel sinks
2014-Installed ceramic tile shower with stainless grab bar and shower head