$3,150,000 8908 Alafia Way Riverview, FL

MLS: A4504081   Type: Single Family   County: Hillsborough   City: Riverview   Neighborhood: Riverlachen   Zip: 33578   Style: Colonial   # Rooms: 15    Stories: 3   Taxes: $16,173

Mortgage $14,789 /mo



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NEWLY UPDATED EXTERIOR! LOCATION, LOCATION, LOCATION! In the middle of nowhere, yet close to everything. The private seclusion and peaceful serenity are unrivaled. This Legacy Estate is the jewel of the Alafia River. Timeless architectural properties like this with estate size waterfront lots rarely come to market and are built to be generational assets. The deep-water River feeds directly to Tampa Bay and is a quick boat ride to the waters of the Gulf. Riverview, a bedroom community to the cities of Tampa, St Petersburg, and Sarasota; 15 mins to the courthouse, 20 mins to Tampa General Hospital or St Joseph’s hospital, 30 mins to Tampa Airport. This estate is NOT in an HOA giving the owner the freedom to do as they wish with their property along with an additional 2/1 rental unit or mother-in-law apartment for added income. Tastefully remodeled over the past two years, this 8,100 plus square foot previous builder owned estate sits on two waterfront lots totaling 1.54 acres and will impress even the most discerning of buyers. Lots can be split for an additional build. Close to serval top rated charter schools. Entering the newly paved circular drive you will notice the estates new landscaping of over 54 hand selected ornamental palms that are watered by a fully updated irrigation system, and new stainless steel deep well water pump along with strategically placed outdoor lighting to bring the grounds to life at night. Finally reaching the main estate you will be greeted by the newly constructed covered parking and upper veranda of the main entrance. This entry showcases and gives hints of the luxuries that lay inside the fortresses 14plus inch thick walls. A few of the external upgrades include a new metal roof in 2019, full Icynene insulation in 2021 maximizes energy efficiency, a massive 42,000-gallon 8ft deep fully caged pool and spa, 3 car garage with electric car charging station and fully electronic fenced yard for your furry friends. Inside you feel humbled while standing in the grand foyer which towers above with a 26ft ceiling height and sweeping wide staircase. This estate home was designed for entertaining and privacy. The property features many places to gather or spaces to slip away for time to enjoy your favorite hobbies from its reading rooms, dens, and offices to its oversized storage room. At the center of the estate is its magnificent newly constructed one-of-a-kind luxurious kitchen features imported translucent rear lit 168,000kw granite counters and island built for demanding affluent owners. Hidden away, the pantry will be a favorite place to store your unused items as to keep clutter aside to showcase this kitchen’s elegance. Kitchen appliances are all under factory or extended warranties. This kitchen is one of a kind and worth the viewing alone. The property also has two laundry rooms with 3 washers and 2 dryers and a well-placed oversized mud room. To the side of the estate and tucked privately away is the mother-in-law apartment boasting a 2-bedroom 1-bath with full kitchen and is currently used as a vacation rental generating over $30,000 annually. To the rear of the property is a boaters dream and the perfect place to put a deep-water dock and lift for storing your small river and bay crafts up to 40ft plus ocean vessels. Bring your family, four legged friends, boats and toys, welcome home. BRING ALL OFFERS! POTENTIAL LONGTERM FIXED RATE OWNER FINANCING WITH SIZABLE DOWN PAYMENT.

Elementary School

Middle School

High School

Riverview Elem School-hb
Distance: 2.51 Miles
Giunta Middle-hb
Distance: 3.55 Miles
Spoto High-hb
Distance: 1.85 Miles

Price History

6/15/2021 Listed $3,595,000
7/28/2021 3% - $3,495,000
8/12/2021 3% - $3,395,000
8/23/2021 12% - $2,990,000

Additional Parcels Y/N Y
Appliances Convection Oven, Cooktop, Dishwasher, Dryer, Electric Water Heater, Exhaust Fan, Microwave, Refrigerator, Washer
Architectural Style Colonial
Association Y/N N
Attached Garage Y
Building Area Units Square Feet
Carport Spaces 1
Carport Y/N Y
Construction Materials Block, Brick, Stucco
Cooling Central Air
County Hillsborough
Days on Market 312
Directions From Riverview drive turn onto Riverlachen Way, then make left on Alafia Way, home is at end of road.
Elementary School Riverview Elem School-HB
Energy Efficient Insulation
Exterior Features Balcony, French Doors, Irrigation System, Lighting, Rain Gutters, Sidewalk
Facing Direction Northwest
Garage Spaces 3
Garage Y/N Y
Heating Central
High School Spoto High-HB
Interior Features Attic Ventilator, Ceiling Fans(s), Coffered Ceiling(s), Crown Molding, Eat-in Kitchen, High Ceilings, Dormitorio Principal Arriba, Solid Surface Counters, Solid Wood Cabinets, Split Bedroom, Stone Counters
Levels Three Or More
Lot Size Square Feet 66752
MLS Area 33578 - Riverview
Middle/Junior High School Giunta Middle-HB
New Construction N
Occupant Type Owner
Other Structures Cabana, Gazebo, Guest House
Ownership Fee Simple
Patio/Porch Features Covered, Deck, Front Porch, Patio, Porch, Rear Porch, Screened
Pool Features In Ground, Screen Enclosure
Private Pool Y
Property Condition Completed
Property SubType Single Family Residence
Property Type Residential
Roof Metal
Security Features Security System Owned
Senior Community Y/N N
Sewer Septic Tank
Spa Features In Ground
Standard Status Active
Status Active
Street Name ALAFIA
Subdivision Name RIVERLACHEN
Tax Annual Amount 16173.45
Tax Lot 11
Tax Year 2021
Terms Cash, Conventional, Trade, Private Financing Available, VA Loan
Township 30
Utilities Cable Available, Electricity Connected, Propane, Sprinkler Well, Water Connected
View Water
Virtual Tour https://pics.vrxmedia.com/8908-Alafia-Way
Virtual Tour https://www.propertypanorama.com/instaview/stellar/A4504081
Water Access Beach - Private, River
Water Access YN Y
Water Body Name ALAFIA RIVER
Waterfront Features River Front
Year Built 1994
Zoning RSC-2

Interior Features

Additional Rooms Attic, Bonus Room, Breakfast Room Separate, Den/Library/Office, Family Room, Florida Room, Formal Dining Room Separate, Formal Living Room Separate, Great Room, Inside Utility, Interior In-Law Suite, Loft
Fireplace Features Family Room
Fireplace Y/N Y
Flood Zone Code Zone AE
Flooring Carpet, Tile
Full Baths 5
Green Verification Count 0
Half Baths 0
Laundry Features Laundry Room
Living Area 8100
Living Area Units Square Feet
Livingareasource Owner
Street Suffix WAY
Total Baths 5
Total Bedrooms 5

Exterior Features

Additional Water Information Direct deep water on the Alafia River leading into Tampa Bay and the Gulf of Mexico.
Fencing Chain Link
Foundation Details Slab
Lot Dimensions 92x200
Lot Features Cleared, Cul-De-Sac, Flood Insurance Required, FloodZone, Oversized Lot, Street Dead-End, Paved
Lot Size Acres 1.53
Other Equipment Generator
Parking Features Circular Driveway, Covered, Driveway, Electric Vehicle Charging Station(s), Garage Door Opener, Garage Faces Side, Ground Level, Guest, Off Street, Open, Oversized, Portico, Split Garage, Workshop in Garage
Road Responsibility Public Maintained Road
Road Surface Type Concrete, Paved
Spa Y
Vegetation Mature Landscaping
Water Extras Sailboat Water, Skiing Allowed
Water Extras YN Y
Water Frontage Feet River 70
Water Source Private, Public
Water View River
Water View YN Y
Waterfront Feet Total 70
Waterfront Y/N Y

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Property vs Zip Code Avg (33578)

Price 3.15M Avg 525K

Sqr Feet 8,100 Avg 2,392

Cost / Sqr Ft $389 Avg $220

Taxes $16,173 Avg $4,293

Acres 1.53 Avg 0.21

Visits 2,451 Avg 73

Days on Site 344 Avg 26

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