Star Island estate has 40 rooms, $65 million price tag

 

Known for its huge waterfront lots and celebrity residents, Star Island is a man-made island on South Beach accessible via the MacArthur Causeway. Celebrities who own or have owned homes on the island include Gloria and Emilio Estefan, Rosie O'Donnell, Sean "Diddy" Combs and pharmaceutical billionaire Phillip Frost.

Currently up for sale is a 18,400-square-foot, 10-bedroom estate.

The home, originally built in 1923 by Miami Beach Pioneer Carl Fisher, was completely renovated in 2016 and has 255 feet of water frontage on Biscayne Bay.

It features more than 40 rooms, 10 full bathrooms and two half bathrooms, a ballroom-sized living room, pool and cabana area, private dock, boat lift, and a 3,000-bottle wine cellar, according to ONE Sotheby's International Realty.

Source: The Sun Sentinel by Jennifer Boehm