Miami-Based Fashion Designer Lists Coconut Grove Compound for $29.5 Million


A Florida-based mostly manner designer is promoting her Miami residence following 20 years for $29.5 million, Mansion Global has realized. 

Stacy Frati, founder of the women’s clothes brand name Sweet Pea, last week stated her 3-setting up compound in a gated group found in the Coconut Grove community of Miami. It features 7 bedrooms and nine bathrooms over 15,000 square toes of indoor dwelling house on about 3-quarters of an acre. 

“It’s additional than just a property to our household, it is our non-public paradise,” Ms. Frati said in an e mail. “Driving through the gates into the courtyard still normally takes my breath absent, even right after [more than] 20 years.”


Ms. Frati acquired the residence in 1998 for $1 million, according to information with PropertyShark. 

The major home is about 7,500 sq. toes, with five bedrooms and 5 and a fifty percent loos, according to listing agent Jill Balli with One particular Sotheby’s Worldwide Realty. Unlike numerous megamansions, this dwelling is huge but continue to has a cozy experience. 

“Sometimes when you get into a big mansion…it feels like a hotel,” she mentioned. “Yet in the primary residence, it continue to feels like a dwelling. If someone desires to yell upstairs for supper, it can be finished and you are not likely to listen to a significant echo.”

Italian carpenters were brought stateside to create the kitchen area, which features marble countertops and two of every little thing, from ovens to dishwashers to warming drawers, Ms. Balli stated. The fireplace in the formal residing home was also imported from Italy. 

The compound consists of a few structures.


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There are 4 en-suite bedrooms, each and every with a stroll-in closet, Ms. Balli famous. In addition, there is a 5,000-square-foot cabana residence with space for entertaining and “a massive visitor suite,” furthermore a independent visitor dwelling atop a 4-motor vehicle garage that could also be employed as an business office with a meeting room. 

Other facilities include a house health club, a match place and a 65-foot-extensive pool, according to the listing. 

The site of the house is yet another spotlight, according to Ms. Balli. It is element of The Moorings, a single of the only gated communities in the metropolis itself. Inhabitants have waterfront accessibility and there’s a non-public marina just a shorter walk or golfing-cart ride absent. Coconut Grove’s searching and places to eat are also inside of walking length. 


This particular home is not on the water, offering it “complete privacy,” the agent added. It’s also about 17 ft earlier mentioned sea degree, defending it from sea surges and flooding.

As the migration to Southern Florida carries on, some new residents—especially individuals with college-age children—are locating that homes located on the water in Miami Beach or on a person of the islands surrounding the metropolis are not that hassle-free for day-to-day dwelling. 

“There’s a ton of website traffic and then you have to go about a bridge. There are not educational facilities,” Ms. Balli explained. “The good thing about this is you are near to the h2o and you are pretty much appropriate in the coronary heart [of the city] and inside strolling length of some of the greatest colleges in the region.”