If you’re in the market for a truly unique property in Jacksonville, look no further than this private and gated hidden gem on the Cedar River. With over 100 feet of waterfront, this duplex offers a rare opportunity to own a piece of paradise.
What sets this property apart is its versatility. With a main house and six separate living quarters, it is perfect for a multigenerational family, income-producing rentals, or even operating an Airbnb. The crown jewel of the compound is the Treehouse, which offers breathtaking views of the Cedar River. Imagine sitting on your spacious wrap-around deck, watching the sunset and sunrise, and observing birds diving for fish right in front of you. It truly is a tranquil oasis.
The main house is an historic English Tudor Brick House, showcasing classic architectural elements. Inside, you’ll find 9-foot ceilings, oak hardwood floors, and original plaster, adding to the charm and character of the home. The front of the house can be used as a 3-bedroom, 2-bathroom unit, with the potential to enclose the large attic to create a fourth bedroom. The back of the house features a separate entrance, two large bedrooms, a jack and jill bathroom, a spacious living room, dining room, and a galley kitchen. This section of the house can be used as a separate rental unit or easily combined with the rest of the home to create a single, expansive living space. Additionally, there is a third rental unit downstairs, with approximately 800 square feet of living space, which can also serve as an office.
Beyond the main house, there are several other rental units on the property. A 900-square-foot converted workshop can be easily transformed back into two 1-bedroom, 1-bathroom apartments. There is also a duplex with two 1-bedroom, 1-bathroom apartments, both offering stunning views of the river. With multiple carports on site, accessing each unit is convenient and hassle-free.
Last but certainly not least, the treehouse is a true masterpiece. With 1,300 square feet of living space, it features two bedrooms, two bathrooms, a beautiful kitchen, and a family room, all enclosed in glass to provide an extraordinary living experience overlooking the river. Surrounding the treehouse are outdoor decks on three sides, allowing you to fully immerse yourself in the natural beauty of the surrounding cypress trees, some of which are over 200 years old. The treehouse even has a boatlift directly under it, making it easy to enjoy the water whenever you desire.
The pictures of the wildlife included in the listing were taken by the current homeowners from the deck of the treehouse, showcasing the incredible nature that surrounds this property. If you’re looking for a one-of-a-kind home that offers both tranquility and potential for income generation, don’t miss the opportunity to see this amazing property for yourself. Call today to schedule an appointment and discover the endless possibilities that await you.
2286 LAKE SHORE BLVD, JACKSONVILLE, FL 32210