Sean Murphy, Co-President of Coastal Construction’s, has sold his home at 5490 Hammock Lake Drive home in Coral Gables, which was purchased by Chicago based family for $7.43 million. The price, which equates to over $1,000 SF, sets a new record in the Hammock Lake neighborhood after the previous high sale was $7.25 million. Murphy, was represented by Hilda Jacobson, Barbara Estela & Brett Harris of Douglas Elliman’s Sports & Entertainment Division; the original list price was $8.99 million.
Sean Murphy's Coast Construction has been an integral part of building Miami’s skyline, working on buildings such as Faena House and Hotel, the Four Seasons’ Surf Club Resort and Residences, the Miami Beach Edition, SLS Hotel South Beach, St. Regis Bal Harbour, Fendi Château Residences, Miami Design District, the forthcoming Miami World Center.
This Mid-Century Modern estate was influenced by Richard Neutra and features 7 bedrooms and 7 full baths and 1 half-bath. When sold the home featured designer finishes and interiors by Jeffrey Lamb including marble floors, on-point furnishings, wood floors as well as a Crestron smart house system. An space efficient layout takes advantage of the home 7,274 SF with a large living room with fireplace, dining room with wet bar, gourmet kitchen, and ground floor master suite. Outside, a tranquil tile line pond runs alongside the master bedroom leading perfectly manicured grounds all spread over 1 acre hidden behind oak trees with a gated entry. The pool and deck complete with a cabana with summer kitchen provide the perfect place to entertain.
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