ICI Homes Receives Five Awards at the 2015 Parade of Homes

ICI Homes was recently recognized for each of its five entered luxury model homes in the 2015 Parade of Homes, which showcases builder model homes in the most prestigious communities in Northeast Florida.

ICI Homes received three Gold awards for the models of Biltmore II at Twenty Mile, Marabella at Tamaya, and the Egret II at Amelia National Golf & Country Club, and two Silver awards for the models of Vanderbilt at Magnolia Preserve in Julington Creek and the Lucca at Siena at Town Center in Nocatee.

“ICI Homes is honored to have been recognized for the beautiful model homes we have available throughout Northeast Florida,” said Don Wilford, Northeast Florida division president of ICI Homes. “The Parade of Homes is a great way for prospective homebuyers to see all that ICI Homes has to offer, including our latest customized plans and superior amenities, and we welcome everyone to visit ICI Homes communities to discover which model best suits you.”

About the model homes:

Biltmore II at Twenty Mile

Biltmore II at Twenty Mile – The Biltmore II is elegant and versatile, boasting three bedrooms, three baths and 4,258 square feet of living space. The striking double-door entry leads to a spacious foyer that flows into a formal dining area and great room that opens to a spectacular covered outdoor living area. The gourmet kitchen includes a center island and sunny casual breakfast nook. The secluded owners’ suite features spacious custom-designed closets, a lavish bath and an adjacent master fitness area. The second floor bonus space offers endless possibilities.


Marabella at Tamaya – A two-story home with four bedrooms, three-and-a-half baths and 3,211 square feet of living space, the Marabella reveals modern elegance at its finest. The courtyard entrance home highlights a dramatic floor plan where gorgeous and open kitchen, family and dining areas combine to create the heart of the home. The Marabella features a cozy study and a breathtaking owner’s suite with a luxurious private bath. In addition to the three secondary bedrooms and two baths, the second story has a spacious game room. Location, luxury and lifestyle define Tamaya. ICI Homes of Tamaya in Jacksonville was recently honored by the Northeast Florida Builders Association (NEFBA) with nine Laurel awards including the prestigious Grand Laurel recognizing building, design and sales excellence at Tamaya.

Egret II

Egret II at Amelia National – The one-story, 2,969 square-foot home features a gourmet kitchen overlooking the spacious outdoor living area and an oversized breakfast area with enough space for a built-in desk. Its grand foyer is flanked by a large dining room and private study and the grand room features a coffered ceiling. The well-appointed Egret II boasts three bedrooms and three bathrooms. The owner’s wing includes a large suite, sitting room area, his and hers walk-in closets and a luxurious bath with both roman tub and roman shower area. The guest wing has two suites, each with its own bath. Located in Fernandina Beach, residents of the amenity-filled Amelia National Golf & Country Club community experience vacation-style living every day.


Lucca at Siena at Town Center – Designed with 2,877 square feet of living space and a Tuscan flair, the Lucca opens into a grand two-story foyer and flows into a spectacular two-story gathering room. The spacious gourmet kitchen has a large island with a seating area, staggered designer cabinetry, granite countertops and stainless steel appliances. The dining room overlooks the covered lanai, which features an outdoor dining area and summer kitchen, and the study is designed for relaxation and serenity. The owner’s suite and luxurious master bath offer the homeowner a private retreat. The second floor features three bedrooms and a game room. The Lucca model also showcases an optional casita over the garage designed as a guest apartment.


Vanderbilt at Magnolia Preserve – With 5,043 square feet of living space, the Vanderbilt has five bedrooms, five baths and a three-car garage. The Mediterranean inspired home opens into a welcoming foyer that leads to an elegant grand room that looks out to a covered porch. A cozy study flanks the foyer and the gourmet kitchen features a large center island that overlooks the great room and casual café area. The first floor owner’s suite is a luxurious retreat. The second story features an open game room, library, two large bedrooms and two baths. ICI Homes offers wide, private estate-size home sites with either lake or wooded preserve views at Magnolia Preserve in Julington Creek Plantation, one of the most sought-after communities.