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1903 Hontoon Road Deland, FL 32720
5 beds
4 baths
4,661 sq ft


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Nicole Van Treese

Nicole Van Treese

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Property Description

Very desirable and intriguing offering with St. John’s River frontage. Huge boat slip can accommodate large vessels, multi small boats or seaplane. The large home offers 2.64 acres+- with secluded private drive. It actually has two kitchens, two living rooms and two laundry area and a large open space 44×42 (originally a seaplane hangar) with plexi glass along the entire back of the home overlooking beautiful Lake Beresford. Currently used as wedding venue, guest home and VRBO, perfect for family with mother-in-law suite or corporate retreat. The area is known as Hontoon Peninsula bordered by Lake Beresford to the east and the river to the west. You can drive your boat to Blue Springs Park and watch the manatee’s and actually drive your boat into the St. Johns River all the way to Jacksonville, Florida to the ocean. There is also a large, covered patio that you sit on to enjoy the lake breezes, beautiful birds and look at the old oak trees with moss flowing in the lake breezes. Lake Beresford is home to Stetson University crew team. This property is offers zoning for horses. The upstairs living room has a fireplace and a cozy wood deck for your enjoyment. This home is very well maintained and even has a brand-new septic system, two electrical panels and separate AC units. Also has a boat slip for your convenience. Additional lakefront land may be available. All beautifully maintained. Call now for personal appointment.

Property Details & Features

Property Type

  • Single Family Residence

Year Built

  • 1959


  • Living Area Meters: 433.02
  • Room Count: 15
  • Architectural Style: “Ranch”
  • Building Area Units: Square Feet
  • Construction Materials: “Block”, “Wood Frame”
  • Direction Faces: West
  • Levels: “Two”
  • Living Area: 4661
  • Stories Total: 2
  • Year Built: 1959


  • Water Access: Lake,River
  • Water Extras: Dock – Covered,Dock – Open,Dock – Wood,Fishing Pier,Seawall – Other,Skiing Allowed
  • Water View: Lake
  • Lake Frontage: 123 Feet
  • Total Water Frontage: 123 Feet
  • Water Front Features: “Lake”


  • Available For Lease
  • Minimum Lease: No Minimum
  • Calculated List Price By Calculated Sq Ft: $212


  • Lot Size Square Meters: 10684
  • Total Acreage: 2 to less than 5
  • Features: “Cleared”, “Pasture”, “Zoned for Horses”
  • 2.64 acres
  • 114998 square feet
  • Dimensions: 123×380
  • View: “Water”


  • Farm Type: Cattle,Horse
  • Patio and Porch Features: “Deck”, “Rear Porch”
  • Property Condition: “Completed”
  • Vegetation: “Mature Landscaping”, “Oak Trees”, “Trees/Landscaped”
  • Zoning: A3/B7

Additional Rooms

  • Additional Rooms: Family Room,Inside Utility,Interior In-Law Suite


  • Additional Water Information: Lake Beresford opens into the St John’s River
  • Utilities: “BB/HS Internet Available”, “Sewer Connected”, “Water Connected”
  • Water Source: “Canal/Lake For Irrigation”, “Public”

Property Access

  • Road Surface: “Dirt”, “Paved”


  • Horse Amenities: “None”

Appliances and Equipment

  • Appliances: “Dishwasher”, “Dryer”, “Range”, “Refrigerator”, “Washer”


  • 4 full bathrooms


  • Bedrooms Total: 5


  • Cooling: “Central Air”


  • Disclosures: “Lead Paint”, “Seller Property Disclosure”

Exterior Features

  • Exterior Features: “Fence”, “Irrigation System”, “Sliding Doors”, “Storage”


  • Fencing: “Barbed Wire”


  • Flooring: “Ceramic Tile”, “Concrete”, “Tile”, “Wood”


  • Foundation Details: “Slab”


  • Heating: “Central”

Interior Features

  • Interior Features: “Ceiling Fans(s)”, “Eat-in Kitchen”, “Living Room/Dining Room Combo”, “Master Bedroom Main Floor”, “Solid Wood Cabinets”


  • Laundry Features: “Inside”, “Laundry Room”


  • County or Parish: Volusia
  • Subdivision: LAKE BERESFORD
  • Township: 17S


  • Parking Features: “Open”, “Parking Pad”


  • Roof: “Shingle”


  • Elementary School: Woodward Avenue Elem-VO
  • Middle Or Junior School: Southwestern Middle
  • High School: Deland High


  • Sewer: “Septic Tank”


  • Window Features: “Blinds”, “Drapes”

This content last updated on June 29, 2022 7:29AM. Some properties which appear for sale on this web site may subsequently have sold or may no longer be available.

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