17747 Scenic Highway 98, Fairhope, AL
$ 7,950,000
Property Attributes
  • MLS#354190
  • TypeSingle Family
  • CountyBALDWIN
  • CityFairhope
  • AreaFairhope 9
  • NeighborhoodPoint Clear
  • Zip36532
  • StyleCottage
  • Year Built2002
  • Taxes$ 15174
  • Price$ 7,950,000
  • Bedrooms8
  • Full Bathrooms7
  • Half Bathrooms2
  • Sqr Footage8283
  • Lot Size0.998 Acres
Data Source:
Baldwin County MLS (BCAR)
Property Description

Beautiful Historic home located on the boardwalk in Point Clear on Mobile Bay. The timeless charm of this historic home is accentuated by its meticulous reconstruction in 2002, preserving the essence of its classic design while incorporating modern comforts. The six bedrooms and six baths, coupled with two half baths, span an impressive 8,000 square feet within the main house, showcasing a commitment to both elegance and space. The inclusion of a guest cottage, complete with two bedrooms, a well-appointed kitchen, and a comfortable living room, offers a private retreat. The additional guest apartment above the garage, featuring a kitchenette and full bath, enhances the property's versatility, accommodating various living arrangements. Inside, the heart pine flooring creates a warm and inviting atmosphere, complemented by custom crown molding that adds a touch of sophistication. The sandy white beach and boardwalk provide direct access to the beauty of the surroundings, while the custom wharf with a boat lift, ice maker, and storage facilities caters to water enthusiasts. The expansive panoramic view of Mobile Bay and Point Clear from the property adds a breathtaking backdrop to everyday life. Situated just five doors south of the Grand Hotel, the residence enjoys a prime location within the Point Clear Historic District and the National Register of Historic Places. Beyond its architectural and scenic delights, the home comes fully furnished with bespoke furniture and drapes, ensuring that every corner is adorned with luxury and style. This meticulously crafted family compound is not just a dwelling; it's a testament to the seamless fusion of history, modernity, and comfort in one of Point Clear's most coveted locations.

Elementary School Middle School High School
J Larry Newton Elementary School Fairhope Middle Fairhope High
Price History
11/10/2023 Listed $7,950,000

General Features

Interior Features Central Vacuum,Office/Study,Bunk Room,Ceiling Fan(s),High Ceilings,Internet,Wet Bar
Sewer Public Sewer
Heating Electric
Roof Shake
Appliances Dishwasher,Disposal,Dryer,Ice Maker,Microwave,Gas Range,Refrigerator w/Ice Maker,Wine Cooler,Cooktop
Exterior Features Outdoor Shower,Termite Contract
Garage Spaces 2
Patio/Porch Features Porch-Open,Patio,Rear Porch,Front Porch
Architectural Style Cottage
Security Features Smoke Detector(s),Carbon Monoxide Detector(s),Security Lights,Security System
Construction Materials Wood Siding,Wood Frame
Year Built 2002
View Direct Bay Front
Levels Two
Property SubType Cottage
Percent Ownership Whole/Full
Waterfront Features Bay Front - Building
Community Features None
County Baldwin
New Construction No
Property Type Residential
HOA / Comm Assn No
Subdivision Name Point Clear
Garage Y/N Yes
Other Structures Guest Cottage
Status Active
Directions located 5 doors south of the Grand Hotel
High School Fairhope High
City Fairhope
Buyer Agent Compensation 2
Body of Water Mobile Bay
View Y/N Yes
Senior Community Y/N No
Zoning Description Single Family Residence
MLS Area Fairhope 9
Lot Size Square Feet 43472.88
Waterfront Y/N Yes
Carport Y/N No
Street Name Scenic Highway 98
Elementary School J. Larry Newton,J Larry Newton
Property Attached Y/N No
Tax Annual Amount 15174
Home Warranty Y/N No
Middle/Junior High School Fairhope Middle
Property Condition Resale
Virtual Tour
Building Area Units Square Feet
Master on main Second
Standard Status Active
Tax Lot PT19
Buyer Agent Compensation Type %

Interior Features

Flooring Wood
Furnished Y/N Furnished
Total Fireplaces 2
Kitchen Level Main
Air Conditioning Y/N No
Heating Y/N Yes
Window Features Storm Shutters,Window Treatments
Fireplace Y/N Yes
Full Baths 7
Half Baths 2
Total Bedrooms 8
Living Room Level Main
LivingAreaSource Appraiser
Total Baths 9
Master Bathroom Features Double Vanity,Separate Shower,Private Water Closet
Kitchen Area 378
Kitchen Length 21
Kitchen Width 18
Primary Bedroom Level: First Floor 240
Second Bedroom Length 16
Second Bedroom Width 15
Bedroom 3 Area 224
Bedroom 3 Length 16
Bedroom 3 Width 14
Bedroom 4 Area 273
Bedroom 4 Length 21
Bedroom 4 Width 13
Dining Room Area 29
Dining Room Width 14
Living Room Area 630
Living Room Length 30
Living Room Width 21
Master Bedroom Area 320
Master Bedroom Features Walk-In Closet(s),Direct Bay View-Primary
Master Bedroom Length 20
Master Bedroom Width 16
Dining Room Level Main
Dining Room Area 406
Bedroom 5 Width 14
Bedroom 5 Level Second
Bedroom 5 Length 12
Bedroom 5 Area 168
Bedroom 4 Level Second
Bedroom 3 Level Second
Second Bedroom Level Second
Living Area Units Square Feet

Exterior Features

Parking Features Attached,Double Garage,Golf Cart Garage,Three or More Vehicles,Automatic Garage Door,Converted Garage
Lot Features 1-3 acres
Water Source Public
Total Parking 3
Lot Size Area 43472.88
Foundation Details Pillar/Post/Pier
Spa No
Building Area Total 8283
Lot Dimensions 99 x 678
Lot Size Acres 0.998
Lot Size Units Square Feet
Covered Spaces 2
Other Equipment Intercom
Open Parking Y/N No
Boat Facilities Boat Dock,Boat Lift,Covered,Power Available,Water Depth (4 ft+)


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

Property vs Single Family Average in 36532

AVG $830K
AVG $1,919
AVG 236
Data Provided by Inside Real Estate®
Year Built
AVG 2000
AVG 22
Data Provided by Walkscore® not using MLS data