onstruction of two furnished model residences will begin this month in Il Corso, the Watercourse at Talis Park. Il Corso is an enclave of 30 detached, maintenance-free luxury villas ranging from 2,530 to 3,638 square feet by Distinctive Communities that embodies Talis Park’s in the village lifestyle.
Situated within a short walk or bike ride of the Grand Piazza that includes the Great Lawn and the fitness, spa and dining venues at the Vyne House Clubhouse, Il Corso features seven, one- and two-story floor plans by Stofft Cooney Architects. The Spanish Eclectic great room villas open to private indoor/outdoor spaces with water views. Three- and four-bedroom plans include a study, island kitchens, outdoor living areas with heated swimming pools, and multiple storage areas.
Standard Il Corso residence features include custom front doors, granite and/or marble countertops, natural gas cooktops, Viking appliances, Culligan drinking system, Kohler water faucets and fixtures, porcelain tile flooring in the living areas, carpeted bedrooms, on-demand hot water heaters, high efficiency air conditioning and a security system.
The Il Corso residences are being built by Artisan Associates, the exclusive builder of homes by Distinctive Communities, and are priced starting at $1 million. JRW Developer Resources, a division of John R. Wood Properties, is the sales and marketing representative for Distinctive Communities.
The new Il Corso models will showcase the Berolina II and Catania II floor plans and feature interiors by Ficarra Design Associates.
The two-story Berolina II model offers 3,315 square feet under air with three bedrooms, three baths, a gourmet island kitchen, and a great room and dining area. The great room and first-floor master suite open to an outdoor living area with an optional summer kitchen that includes a natural gas grill and refrigerator, a pool and spa, and a water view. The upstairs presents an exquisite guest retreat that includes a large bedroom with a private bath and an optional lounge. The Berolina II floor plan is base-priced at $1,084,000. Pricing of the furnished model will be determined as construction progresses.
Il Corso’s two-story, 3,198-square-foot under air Catania II model includes three bedrooms, a study or fourth bedroom, four full-baths, a great room, a dining room and gourmet island kitchen, and a garage with golf cart storage. The outdoor living area features a covered lanai, an optional outdoor kitchen with a natural gas grill and refrigerator, a pool with a spa, and a sitting area, all of which overlook Il Corso’s hallmark water views. The master suite includes two walk-in closets. Two full guest suites with private baths and walk-in closets are upstairs along with a loft. The Catania II model’s great room will showcase a cathedral crossed-beam ceiling. The Catania II floor plan is base-priced at $1.1 million. Pricing of the furnished model will be determined as construction progresses.
In addition to the two models starting this month, two end-user residences and an unfurnished, Resident Ready home featuring Distinctive’s 3,638-square-foot, two-story Enna floor plan are currently under construction in Il Corso.
Scheduled for completion in fourth quarter 2014, the Enna floor plan includes a great room and dining area, an oversized gourmet island kitchen, four bedrooms, four full-baths, and a study. The great room opens to a covered lanai with a dining area and optional summer kitchen. A pavered deck surrounds a pool and spa and overlooks a view of the water. The Enna’s first-floor master suite also opens to the outdoor living area and includes two large walk-in closets and a bath. A two-story lobby leads to the upstairs where a loft and two en suites provide quarters for family members and friends. The Enna floor plan is base-priced at $1,155,000.