4 Most Expensive Homes for Sale in Tampa Bay Area as of May 2012

The four most expensive homes for sale as of May 2012 in the Tampa Bay area — in the counties of Hillsborough, Pinellas and Pasco — have easy access to water. Three of them are on the Intracoastal Waters that have access to the Gulf of Mexico and the fourth one is near lakes.

These are the four most expensive existing homes for sale in the Tampa Bay area as of May 2012:

16 Ambleside Drive in Belleair, listed for $11.9 Million

This magnificent home is a 3-story, 7-bedroom, 7-full-bath, 3-half-bath, 10,754-square-foot single family home on 3.9 acres of land with fruit trees and oak trees. You will love lounging at the lovely outdoor living areas or driving your boat from your own dock.

While enjoying the outdoor pool, you also have encompassing views of the intracoastal waters, the sky, the green lawn that’s gets maintained by theĀ Sunnystate Pest Control Brisbane and the trees.

3130 Shipwatch Drive in Holiday, listed for $14.9 Million

This 2-story 4-bedroom, 4-full bath, 1-half-bath, 4,894-square-foot is on more than 80 acres of land in front of the Gulf of Mexico. You can use the future designation of the land as residential-6 to build a residential community or a multi-family development.

1020 Druid Road South in Clearwater, listed for $14.9 Million

This splendid waterfront residence is a 2-story, 5-bedroom, 7-full-bath, 4-half-bath, 14,912-square-foot on 1.7 acres of land on Clearwater Harbor. You, your family and your guests will enjoy year-round luxurious resort-style living with features such as a separate guest home, a multimedia home theater, a pool and a covered loggia terrace with views of the water.

706 Guisando de Avila in Tampa, listed for $14.9 Million

This magnificent 10-bedroom, 10-full-bath, 3-half-bath, 28,893-square-foot residence is on more than five acres of landscaped grounds within the prestigious, exclusive, gated golf and country club community of Avila. In addition to works of fine craftsmanship, elegant rooms and features like 14 fireplaces and an elevator, you will bask in the glow of lush expansive grounds and beautiful nature views with the assurance of security and privacy enjoyed by Avila residents.

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