Designed by Peacock and Lewis, Phase I of The Club at Mediterra’s two-phase Clubhouse enhancement initiative was named recipient of two highly coveted awards.
Phase I included an expansion and enhancements to the Clubhouse’s outdoor dining areas, bar, and fire pit terrace. The Club at Mediterra was presented with the 2019 Sand Dollar Award in the Best Clubhouse category. Presented annually, the Sand Dollar Award is the highest accolade given by the Collier Building Industry Association’s (CBIA) Sales and Marketing Council (SMC). The Sand Dollar Awards are presented to member builders, developers, architects, remodelers, interior design firms, landscape architects, trades, and marketing, sales and/or advertising professionals who have demonstrated building, design and marketing excellence in Collier County. Earlier, Peacock and Lewis received the American Society of Interior Designers’ (ASID) 2019 Design Excellence Award for Outdoor Living Design for the Phase I project. Mediterra is located two miles north of Immokalee Road on Livingston Road in North Naples.
The recognition continued the community’s tradition of providing an award-winning living experience. CBIA has named Mediterra recipient of its Sand Dollar Award for Community of the Year an unprecedented 11 times. The Club at Mediterra has been designated as a Top 50 Platinum and Distinguished Emerald Club. The Club received an Aurora Award for Best Residential Development within the Southeastern United States and is number 49 on the Top Tier Club list. No other club in Collier County is included. Mediterra was also named the “Best Place to Retire in Florida” and 10th best in the world since 2014 by Best Retirement Destinations. The Club was named one of the healthiest Club’s in the U.S. and was the first private residential Club to be honored with a “Green” certification. The Club is home to the world’s first golf course recognized as an Audubon Silver Sanctuary.
New homeowners at Mediterra are invited to apply for membership at the renowned Club at Mediterra. Membership opportunities are available for as little as $2,400 annually for a Social Membership that includes dining at the newly expanded and remodeled Clubhouse, dinners at Mediterra’s one of a kind Beach Club, and full Beach Club membership privileges starting the day after Easter through December 15th. Homeowners with a Social Membership can then upgrade to a Sports & Beach, Limited Golf, or Full Golf Membership.
The Mediterra lifestyle is further enhanced by its new home choices. An award-winning homebuilder and developer in the Southwest Florida luxury home market for nearly 30 years, London Bay Homes has created new home designs in Mediterra’s Lucarno and Cabreo neighborhoods. The new coastal inspired architectural styles feature open-concept floor plans priced from the high-$800s with homesites starting in the mid-$200s. Spacious outdoor living areas can include optional outdoor kitchens, fireplaces, custom pools, and spas. Finish selections can be made at London Bay’s Selection Studio.
In addition to the new design choices in Lucarno and Cabreo, more than 40 homesites, new furnished models, and new unfurnished move-in ready homes offer an unprecedented opportunity to enjoy the award-winning lifestyle at Mediterra. Furnished models by London Bay feature interiors by Romanza Interior Design. Custom pools and outdoor living areas by London Bay overlook Mediterra’s lakes and preserves. In addition to introducing its new home design and model choices, London Bay is offering 50% off its Selection Studio options worth up to $100,000 in all neighborhoods at Mediterra now through October 31st. The London Bay Selection Studio showcases the latest design trends in the building industry. Purchasers of homes by London Bay are eligible to secure a full golf membership immediately rather than being placed on the membership waiting list as a Limited Golf Member. London Bay manages all new home construction sales and marketing for Mediterra.
Double-loaded one-way cobblestone streets, sparkling lakes, glorious gardens, and majestic fountains combine to create the maintenance-free Lucarno neighborhood’s distinctive feeling. The neighborhood’s entry sequence includes the Parterre Garden, a French-inspired garden set on an island in the middle of a lake.
Several new one and two-story open-concept home choices in Lucarno range from 3,170 to 3,844 square feet under air. The floor plans feature spacious great rooms, island kitchens, and dining areas, a study or formal dining room, optional wet bars, three or four bedrooms, three or four baths, lofts, large walk-in closets and bathrooms in the master suites, and two or three-car garages. Residences showcasing Lucarno’s new Cameron and Martinique floor plans are under construction.
Several new open-concept floor plan choices ranging from 2,894 to 3,020 square feet under air are also available in Cabreo, a neighborhood that presents maintenance-free single-family luxury villas. Homesites on the neighborhood’s single-loaded streetscape measure 65 to 70 feet by approximately 145 feet and offer lake and nature preserve views. One of London Bay’s newest villa neighborhoods, Cabreo is situated adjacent to Mediterra’s landscaped walking trails and within walking distance of the community’s extravagant gardens.
The new contemporary single-story home choices in Cabreo feature attractive covered entries, wide foyers, spacious great rooms, island kitchens, and dining areas, a study, three bedrooms, three bathrooms, master suites with large walk-in closets and elegant baths, and three-car garages. Each of the plans can include an optional pool bath and two of them can be modified to include a fourth bedroom. Two new residences featuring Cabreo’s new Langston and Devonshire floor plans are under construction.
Priced at $2,697,000 with furnishings, London Bay’s 3,527 square feet under air Pembrook model in London Bay’s Caminetto neighborhood is scheduled for completion by October 14th. Caminetto features single-family homes from the high $1-millions to the low $3-millions. The base Pembrook floor plan is priced from $1,207,600. The model features three bedrooms and four bathrooms and an interior by Romanza’s Luann Powers Gliwski. Her design incorporates warm metallics and a neutral color palette with sapphire blue, amber, and cream accents. The flooring is large format porcelain tile with a travertine look. Coffered ceiling details are found throughout the home.
A furnished model featuring London Bay’s Wellington floor plan is also under construction in Caminetto. The model will present an interior by Romanza’s Senior Interior Designer Melissa Allen. Priced at $3,390,600 furnished, the two-story, 4,670 square feet under air Wellington will be oriented to provide lake views. London Bay’s previously sold furnished Bianca model is open for viewing through October 24th in Caminetto.
Mediterra’s last two golf course homesites and one preserve site are available in Cortile, an estate and single-family home neighborhood. Cortile will include eighteen 4,200 to 7,000+ square foot estate residences and twenty-eight 3,100 to 6,200 square foot homes. Estate homesites are priced from $950,000 to $1.35 million. The completed 5,367 square feet under air, two-story, three-bedroom Cordoba model is open for viewing and purchase in Cortile and priced at $2,875,000 with furnishings. London Bay’s completed two-story, four-bedroom Isabella model in the Serata neighborhood offers 4,285 square feet under air and is priced at $2,745,000 with furnishings. One lakefront homesite is available in Serata. With just two grand estate homesites surrounded by preserves, the Il Cuore neighborhood is one of the finest estate properties in Naples. One site that allows construction of a residence a minimum of 8,000 to approximately 15,000 square feet is available.