OLD FLORESTA – BOCA RATON LUXURY HOMES FOR SALE is one of Boca Raton’s most beautiful and historic neighborhoods. Old Floresta was established in the mid 1920’s by celebrated architect Addison Mizner, whose Spanish Mediterranean designs defined the city’s signature style that endures to this day. Old Floresta has tree-lined streets named for flowering plants. Many of the luxury homes still have rustic stucco walls, beautiful wrought iron balconies, barrel tile roofs and exquisite tropical landscaping. Old Floresta maintains its rich history, preserving many of the original Mizner-designed residences and was designated Boca Raton’s first Historic District in 1990.
FL 33486 – Located west of Downtown Boca Raton, Old Floresta was developed by Addison Mizner’s development company as an encouragement for people to build in Boca Raton. The houses in Old Floresta were planned for the executives and directors of his company with one house especially designed for his brother, the Reverend Henry Mizner.
This historic development is one of the most desirable non-gated neighborhoods in Boca Raton. Original Mizner homes for sale in Old Floresta range in price from $1.25 million to over $3.00 million. Some of the homes for sale in Old Floresta that are smaller or not original have prices starting below a million dollars.