Price Reduction - Waterfront
472 E Bayou Forest Drive Freeport, FL
$ 749,000
Property Attributes
  • MLS#866751
  • TypeSingle Family
  • CountyWALTON
  • CityFreeport
  • AreaFreeport
  • NeighborhoodMccleans Unrec
  • Zip32439
  • StyleTraditional
  • Year Built2004
  • Taxes2151
  • Price$ 749,000
  • Bedrooms3
  • Full Bathrooms2
  • Half Bathrooms0
  • Sqr Footage2148
  • Lot Size0.7 Acres
Listing Provided Courtesy Of:
EXP Realty LLC
Data Source:
Emerald Coast Assoc of Realtors
Property Description

Phenomenal Bayou front home situated on an expansive lot offering nearly 3/4 of an Acre of true privacy. There is fantastic curb appeal with the newly landscaped entrance with plenty of parking, paver stone walkway, and beautiful oaks & palms. This 3-bedroom, 2-bath home has custom details throughout setting it apart from the rest. Upon entering the home, you are greeted with breathtaking panoramic views of Mallet Bayou with glass windows & sliding doors spanning across the home. The 22 ft. cathedral ceiling allows the home to feel very grandiose & spacious and there is fantastic natural light. Additions like the solid pecky cypress mantle, faux beams & castle stone surround, incredible fireplace, knotty alder cabinet built-in's and plentiful outdoor spaces are just a few of the features! Award-winning NatureKast outdoor kitchen and surround speakers inside and out are added bonuses. Enjoy coastal living with not one but three screened-in porches, an incredible back deck, large backyard, and dock with covered boat lift on deep water. Catch fresh redfish and trout off the dock, prepare dinner at the fish station, or easily launch a kayak or paddle board to explore the waterways. Freeport offers a laid-back atmosphere away from the hustle & bustle while still being just 10-15 minutes from the beautiful beaches of South Walton & the iconic 30A area. By boat, you pass through La Grange Bayou to access the Choctawhatchee Bay in about 15 minutes and can even be to Crab Island and Intercoastal in ~45 minutes. The interior offers beautiful 20" rectified porcelain tile, recessed lighting, and an open floor plan with the living area nicely connecting with the kitchen. The kitchen is state of the art with granite countertops, soft close knotty alder custom cabinets, built-in paneled fridge, crown molding, tiled backsplash, beautiful 3 piece crown molding and faux stone hood. The granite breakfast bar is perfect for casual dining and there is also a great dining area with stunning views of the Bayou. Enjoy outdoor dining and prime relaxing with a screened-in porch off the dining area and another off the living area. The NatureKast outdoor kitchen is the prime spot for grilling with the stainless-steel grill or the Primo ceramic grill. There is even a granite top island for outside. The large back deck is fantastic for entertaining and catching the sunset. Enjoy the stackstone fire pit by the water for colder evenings and take in the serene environment around you. The ground floor features a full bath and two guest bedrooms, one with vaulted ceilings and one waterfront with great views and direct access to a screened-in porch. The upper level encompasses an incredible master suite with its own unique stain glass entry doors. Walk up the oak staircase and overlook the living area while entering the main quarters. This room is very spacious with vaulted ceiling, incredible private screened-in porch, huge walk-in closet and en-suite bathroom. The bedroom has a built-in maple wood dresser with dovetail maple draws, faux brick for a unique accent and outstanding views of the Bayou. Enjoy your morning coffee, conversation or a good book on the private balcony while overlooking the water and taking in the nature around you. The master bath features an incredible walk-in tiled shower with six shower heads and a skylight, large Whirlpool garden tub to unwind in, and plentiful cherrywood cabinets with granite top and double vanity. Closet features plenty of storage and built-in's. There is a full-size laundry room on lower level with access to the front porch and a convenient tiled pet washing station, additional stainless-steel fridge and high efficiency washer & dryer that conveys. Home construction is superb with 2" x 6" framing construction and blown insulation which is more efficient. New AC in September of 2020 is a plus too! The front entry is gated and there is ample parking for cars and even RV's or boat trailers. There is a garden area, two large sheds for storage and burn pit. You truly have everything you need for enjoyable living on the water. This is a fantastic opportunity and should have great appreciation as the north side continues to develop. Don't miss out!

Elementary School Middle School High School
Freeport Elementary School Freeport Middle School Freeport High School
Price History
3/12/2021 Listed $799,000
3/28/2021 7% - $749,000

General Features

Appliances Cooktop, Dishwasher, Disposal, Dryer, Microwave, Refrigerator W/IceMk, Smoke Detector, Stove/Oven Electric, Washer
Area 20 - Freeport
As Is No
Assessment Fees No
Elementary School Freeport
Energy AC - Central Elect, Ceiling Fans, Heat Cntrl Electric, Water Heater - Elect
Financing Conventional, FHA, Other, VA
High School Freeport
Homestead Yes
Middle School Freeport
Rooms Bedroom, Full Bathroom, Kitchen, Laundry, Living Room, Master Bathroom, Master Bedroom
Sub Area 2007 - Bay Grove
Utilities Electric, Public Water, Septic Tank
Waterfront Bayou
Zoning Resid Single Family

Interior Features

Interior Features Breakfast Bar, Ceiling Beamed, Ceiling Vaulted, Fireplace, Floor Tile, Furnished - Some, Lighting Recessed, Washer/Dryer Hookup, Window Treatment All
Kitchen First
Living Room First
Mstr Bdrm/mstr Bath MBath Double Vanity, MBath Separate Shwr, MBath Tile, MBath Whirlpool, MBed Balcony, MBed Sitting Area, MBed Walk-in Closet, MBed Waterfront
Stories 2.0
Total Baths 2.00
Total Bedrooms 3

Exterior Features

Acreage 0.70
Construction/siding Roof Composite Shngl, Siding Vinyl
Design Traditional
Exterior Balcony, BBQ Pit/Grill, Boathouse, Boatlift, Deck Open, Dock, Fenced Lot-All, Fenced Privacy, Porch Screened, Yard Building
Lot Description Within 1/2 Mile to Water
Lot Dimensions 108x370x70x348
Pool Y/N No
Waterfront: Waterfront Feet 70
Waterview Bayou


  • Foreclosure
  • Views
  • Short Sale
  • New Construction
  • Adult 55+
  • Lease To Own
  • No HOA Fees
  • Furnished
  • Master On Main
  • Air Conditioning
  • Seller Finance
  • Green
  • Fixer Upper
  • Horse
  • Golf
  • Fireplace
  • Deck
  • Garage
  • Basement
  • Pool

Property vs Zip Code Average in 32439

AVG $540K
AVG $1,430
AVG 44
Year Built
AVG 2000

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