Floor Plan and Location

1145 Willowood Circle

Reduced from $397,500

      to $379,900

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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850 554-2534/2535



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

Lake Deck

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.


2005-Replaced Roof

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