a luxury, gated condominium community made up of 66 residences in a 12-story tower and six townhomes. VillaRiva is located on the banks of majestic St. Johns River in historic Riverside/Avondale neighborhood, which is a short drive from downtown Jacksonville and has become the largest historic district in the State of Floria and is one of the top three in the United States. The townhomes are appointed near the street, yet residents can take advantage of all the amenities including a pool, private guest suites and a fitness center.
Living behind the private gates of VillaRiva is living a million miles away at the edge of the city. Situated on 4.2 acres along the St. Johns River, this residential community boasts 420 feet of frontage on the St. Johns River, lending a spectacular view of the water activities and the downtown skyline. Neoclassical Mediterranean architecture recalls a magnificent grandeur and relaxed elegance popular in homes built from 1915 to 1940 in Riverside/Avondale that extends within the spacious, well-appointed residences and throughout the private landscaped grounds of VillaRiva.
VillaRiva offers several spacious floorplans from 2,300 square feet to 3,300 square feet, and the grandest penthouse floorplans are sized up to 5,600 square feet. Preview the Ortega and San Marco models.
Each spacious condominium home at VillaRiva has both front and back terraces, which allow for a main view of the majestic St. Johns River as well as the Riverside community and the Jacksonville skyline. VillaRiva homes have unexpected features as GE Monogram and Profile stainless steel appliances, elegant hard-surface flooring, a large master suite on the river with private his-and-hers closets and vanities with countertop-to-ceiling mirrors. Natural gas ranges and fireplaces and granite countertops are included throughout.
The waterfront owners' lounge is a highlight of the residents' amenities, featuring elegant wooden beams and paneling, an oversized fireplace, a video wall, and a bar and catering function area. Residents will overlook the St. Johns River through a full-length lounge window wall, which opens onto a beautiful covered terrace stepping down to a heated, resort-style lap pool and sun deck. A relaxation area with private cabanas and a residential dock and gazebo give homeowners a respite to take in beautiful sunrises and sunsets. Guests can enjoy private overnight visits in the waterfront guest suite.
Residents may walk along the curving roadways and scenic riverwalk past the renowned richness of architectural styles and verdant parks to the cafes and restaurants, antique stores and shops, bed-and-breakfasts, art galleries and museums of this coveted locale.
Residents bask in the spirited ambiance of this private retreat with their own riverside club for pleasure and business featuring an owner's lounge, catering kitchen and conference room. Guests are luxuriously accommodated in VillaRiva's private guest suite and a fitness center offers the latest in training and aerobics equipment along with a massage therapy treatment room.
The club features a spectacular resort pool and sun deck overlooking the shimmering curves of the St. Johns. At the river's edge, residents may settle into an open-air gazebo with the morning paper or gather with friends on the river dock in the falling dusk. And, from catering a sunset soiree to scheduling a poolside massage or reserving a favorite table, the concierge office is provided to enhance the exceptional living at VillaRiva.
The total square footage of the building is 358,000 which includes a covered garage with 2 parking spaces per unit, three entry lobbies, six elevators, lounge and amenities area along with a spacious pool and deck area. The construction type is concrete with Concrete Masonry Unit walls and post tension slab.