Properties include one with 9,400-square-foot home plus guest house as well as Urban Meyer’s home.
Compiled by Ken Cornell of Cornell & Associates Your Real Estate Partner
Million dollar homes are the exception in the area, with only 10 of the 1,300 listings in the multiple listing service of the Gainesville/Alachua County Association of Realtors falling into that category.
Among the 10 listings are a home that’s over 9,000 square feet in size and owned by former Gator Coach Urban Meyer. One has five full bathrooms and two half baths.
Most of the $1 million listings are located in Southwest Gainesville, while some are older homes in the Northwest part of the county. 5 of the top 10 homes are featured in this article. To see the remaining homes visit CornellRE.com
1. N.W. 20th Place – $1,795,000, listing agent Lauretta Fogg, Coldwell Banker M.M. Parrish Realtors
Not only does this beautiful estate in the northwest top our list of the most expensive homes, it is also the largest of the group at 9,360 square feet. The main house features four bedrooms and four and one-half baths. It includes eight fireplaces, a banquet-sized dining room, a English paneled library, a salt water pool and a separate guest house on the three-acre property.
2. SW 31st Avenue – $1,700,000, listing agent Todd Shealy, Focus Real Estate Group
This 2006 home, designed for Coach Urban and Shelley Meyer by Tommy Waters, is located in Haile Plantation’s only gated community – Fairhaven. It features six bedrooms and five and one-half baths. The 6,719-square-foot home is situated on a two- acre lot. The floor plan is very functional and has hosted many Gator dinners and events.
3. SW 27th Avenue – $1,450,000, listing agent Perry McDonald, Bosshardt Realty
This home is in the gated community of Biltmore in the southwest Gainesville area. Built by Barry Bullard in 2006, this home features six bedroom, five full bathroom and two half baths. The kitchen, which was featured in the Gainesville Tour of Kitchens, has granite counters, Busby cabinets, a restaurant-grade Wolf gas range, an oversized refrigerator, stainless appliances and a decorative brick surround.
4. SW 92nd Street – $1,395,000, listing agent Ken Cornell, Cornell & Associates
This custom-built home by Tommy Waters in Haile Plantation was built in 2008. It features hardwood floors, wool carpet and extensive crown molding. The front of the home has wraparound porches, while the backyard is perfect for entertaining.
5. West Newberry Road – $1,250,000, Listing Agent: Candi Richeson, Southtrust Properties
This beautiful five-bedroom, five-bathroom brick pool home is located on more than 19 acres off Newberry Road just past Jonesville. The property features majestic oak trees and green pastures yet is relatively close to town.