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c. 1890 Florida Cracker

9150 Mellon Court
St. Augustine, Florida

Historic Watermelon

The Historic Watermelon is a newly restored and renovated privately owned property located in St. Augustine, FL’s Summer Haven neighborhood. This 130-year old property was once owned by the Mellon family.

Now available for vacation rentals, this 5,000 square-foot, 6 bedroom, 8 bath property has a long and storied history. It was originally built in the 1890s as the Seacrest Inn, and is the oldest surviving building in Summer Haven. The Mellon family frequently hosted famous friends and high profile guests, including the likes of Hollywood elite like Gary Cooper and Cary Grant. Well known writers such as Earnest Hemingway, Robert Frost, and Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings were also among the home’s noted guests.

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Bedrooms 6
Full Baths 7
Half Baths 1
Heated Sq. Ft. 5,000

Features.

  • Waterfront
  • 1st Floor Bath
  • 1st Floor Laundry Room
  • 2nd Floor Laundry Room
  • Bonus Room
  • Den
  • Foyer
  • Gourmet Kitchen
  • Library
  • Living room
  • Master bedroom upstairs
  • Circular driveway
  • Pool - In Ground
  • Porch
  • Sprinkler System
  • 2nd Staircase
  • Built-in Bookcases
  • 1 Fireplace
  • Gas Logs
  • Grand staircase
  • Wood floors
  • Shingle Roof: Metal
  • Central air
  • City sewer
  • City water supply
  • Dishwasher
  • Disposal
  • Heat pump
  • Range
  • Refrigerator
  • Security System
  • Sprinkler System
  • Water Heater - Gas
  • Butler's Pantry
  • Claw-foot Tub(s)
  • French doors
  • Interior Columns
  • Pocket Doors
  • Stained Glass Windows
  • Beach Access
  • Chef's kitchen
  • Private dock
  • Second floor porch
  • Tiki hut & tiki bar

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Available for vacation rental only, and is not for sale. Please refer to the vacation rental agency website.

Teeming Vacation Rentals

Phone: 904-494-6417

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Listing No. 30997

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Teeming Vacation Rentals

Phone: 904-494-6417

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