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John R. Wood Properties handles record-breaking sale

By Staff | Feb 27, 2019


John R. Wood Properties recently announced a record home sale for 2019 on Sanibel. Located at 4689 Rue Belle Mer in the Chateau Sur Mer subdivision, the 6,898-square-foot property was listed for $6.995 million and sold for $6.45 million. It represents the highest price paid for a single-family home for 2019, according to the Sanibel Captiva Multiple Listing Service. Listed by Brooks Selby, the buyer was represented by Royal Shell Real Estate. Named “Castle by the Sea,” it is a new construction luxury home in a beachfront setting. The oversized lot includes 130 feet of beach frontage, with direct Gulf of Mexico views and sunset vistas from almost every room. The home features five bedroom suites, an outdoor kitchen-fireplace, full wet bar, elevator and elevated pool with a hot tub.