LOCATIONGrove Place, Vero Beach, Florida: A Distinguished Emerald Club of the World, Orchid Island Golf & Beach Club is a private ocean-to-river resort paradise on Vero Beach’s barrier island featuring an award-winning Arnold Palmer golf course with lakeside clubhouse, a crown jewel beach club, and tennis/fitness center. PROPERTYOn a large beautifully landscaped lot dotted with stately palms on almost an acre, a paver drive leads to the motor court and covered entry porch creating a welcoming sense of arrival, and in the backyard, a path in the expansive lawn leads directly to the 150-foot dock with a new lift on the Intercoastal overlooking wide vistas of the Indian River Lagoon. For outdoor living and entertaining, enjoy sunset views from the covered lanai and patio, just adjacent to the sun-splashed pool with overflow spa. For hosting, on one of the largest lots in the neighborhood, this property can easily accommodate an unattached guest-house addition.RESIDENCEWrapped in nature with scenic water/sunset views, this rarely available riverfront West Indies-style custom estate, with a wonderful indoor / outdoor flow, comprises four bedrooms and 6,231± square feet, with details that include an open floor plan, volume ceilings, handsome moldings, and Saturnia and hardwood flooring. The foyer and stair hall open to the dining room, living room and den, forming the heart of this estate. In the elegant living room, a gas fireplace adds warmth, and French doors open to the loggia, pool and pool deck offering wonderful river views. The den features honey-toned custom cabinetry and hardwood flooring set on the diagonal, and the formal dining room overlooks the front gardens. Offering a light, bright, casual ambience, the gourmet kitchen, breakfast room and family room access the loggia overlooking river views. In the center-island kitchen features include a butler’s pantry, granite counters and backsplash and stainless professional-grade appliances. A split-bedroom plan affords privacy when entertaining houseguests, with the primary bedroom suite to one side of the formal living area, set apart from the guest bedroom suites, which are adjacent to the more casual family-room area. Details in the primary bedroom include a tray ceiling, dark-stained hardwood flooring, and French doors that open to the river-view covered loggia and pool deck. The suite comprises custom-fitted walk-in closets and a spa-inspired bathroom with double vanities, spa tub and glass-enclosed walk-in shower. Upstairs, a huge bonus room that currently serves as a game room features a wet bar and sets of French doors that open to a sun deck and covered deck. Just adjacent is another guest bedroom suite, and completing the floor plan are a laundry, powder room and attached two-car garage with a golf-cart bay.