Active

400 South Street

Key West FL, 33040

$18,500,000


$4,615.77 per sqft

Active

5 Beds

6 Baths

4,008 sqft

Residential

Built in 1958

Discover the epitome of unique luxury in the Florida Keys with the REAL Southernmost House of the Continental United States of America, a property that perfectly blends history, elegance, and an unrivaled location. Positioned adjacent to the iconic Southernmost Point buoy, where the Atlantic Ocean meets the Gulf of Mexico, this concrete 4,008-square-foot home stands as a landmark at the southernmost edge of the Continental United States on a large 17,000 sq. ft. lot. This exceptional property is the beloved home of renowned and honored American Artist, SEWARD JOHNSON and his wife. Johnson is famous for his life size figurative sculptures which are exhibited in public spaces locally (Marilyn Monroe at our Tropic Cinema) and internationally. This multi-family designated home boasts five bedrooms and five and a half bathrooms. Enjoy the charm and elegance of a historic home with modern amenities. As you enter through the front door into a formal living room, you are transported back to the Hemingway era. The formal living room opens up to a Florida room with tropical vibes, and glass sliding doors lead to the pool area. The home also features sealed coral stone flooring. From the living room, an elevator leads to the upstairs primary bedroom and two guest bedrooms, surrounded by a large balcony with endless vistas over the property and the Atlantic Ocean.Enjoy swimming in a beautiful large 50 x 20 ft. pool and the spacious outdoor lounging area with Ocean breezes. Bird watching will be your new favorite pastime. With its unique location, this property offers unparalleled ocean views and proximity to all of Key West's vibrant attractions. Southernmost Beach is on the on the same block, with its sandy beach and restaurant. The property is equipped with a coveted transient license, allowing for nightly rentals, making it a prime investment opportunity for vacation rentals or a lavish private residence. THE Southernmost House is a rare gem in the heart of Key West.

610694

MLS ID

July 7, 2024

Listed

July 13, 2024

Updated

Map

400 South Street
Key West FL, 33040

Interior Features

Bedrooms

5


Total Bathrooms

6


Full Bathrooms

5


Half Bathrooms

1


Interior Features

Cathedral Ceilings, Elevator, Sky Light(s), Accordion, Roll Down Electric, Sun/Florida Room, Other, Sliding Glass Doors, Aluminum Windows


Appliances

Dishwasher, Stainless Steel Appliance(s), Gas Appliances, Freezer, Oven, Range, Refrigerator


Floor Description

Combo


Fireplace

No


Cooling

Yes


Cooling Description

Central Air, Ceiling Fans(s)


Heating

Yes


Heating Description

Central

Exterior/Building Features

Lot Size

0.4 Acres


Exterior Features

Fencing


Roof

Metal Roof

School Information

School District

Yes

Other Property Details

Area Name

01 - Key West


Taxes

$37,169


Tax Frequency

Annually


Days on Market

5


Association Amenities

None


Garage

Yes


Parking

Garage, Off Street Parking, Open Parking


Parking Total

2


View

Yes


View Description

Ocean View, Open Water View, Bay/Gulf View


County

Monroe


Pool

Yes


Pool Features

In Ground, Concrete


Waterfront

Yes


Zoning

HCT - Historic Commercial Tourist

Listed by Ellen Gvili with Ocean Sotheby's International Realty
Listing Contact:  

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