656 Regatta Way, Bradenton, FL 34208

Medallion Home’s furnished Bimini model in the desirable Inlets community on the Manatee Waterfront, 2016 Parade of Homes winner, is a stunning contemporary new home on a choice deep water site.  Vast terraces on both the main living level and the second level offer expansive views of the Manatee River.

The more than 4,800 square foot, four bedroom residence was meticulously designed with state of the art architectural details including a floating staircase with glass railing, limestone flooring, rock waterfall behind the dining room, luxury wood cabinets throughout, stunning lighting features, high ceilings – many with beautiful detailing, and impact glass windows aplenty, to name just a few special elements.

The main level features a two-story living room with generous use of glass to highlight the magnificent views, gas fireplace, formal dining room with built in sideboard with generous storage, family room, and complete chef’s kitchen with views of the Manatee Waterfront has a 6-burner Wolf gas cook-top, sub-zero fridge, two dishwashers and beautiful cabinetry providing ample counter space and storage. The main level master bedroom retreat has inlay ceilings, and a coffee bar leads to the spa-like master bath.

The second level of the home has two en-suite bedrooms, den, tech or hobby room, an architecturally stimulating large gathering room with a serving bar and full walk-in glass wine cellar and large terraces. An elevator serves the two living levels of the residence.

Outdoor entertaining is special beside the Infinity edge salt water pool and spa.  With a full summer kitchen and fire pit and vast decks for multiple seating areas and sunning spots, this home is perfect for true indoor-outdoor living.  This is an ideal waterfront location convenient to Sarasota, St. Petersburg and Tampa with world class shopping, I75, IMG Sports Academy, Benderson Rowing Park and three airports.

845 Longboat Club Road, Longboat Key, FL 34228

Serenissima

A stunning ode to the majesty of Renaissance Venice, Serenissima “The Most Serene” is one of the finest homes ever built in Florida. The Beachfront Estate is incomparable in architecture, irreplaceable in artistic beauty and and situated on the southern end of the Longboat Key, this palatial masterwork embraces a luminous panorama of sea, sand and sky. The serene yet powerful exterior dazzles with its white Italianate façade, while the interior presents unprecedented design and luxury.

Serenissima engages all of the senses, starting with the breathtaking atrium-style marble-clad entry hall, where a brass trimmed and glass birdcage elevator awaits passengers, peering upwards you are met with stunning colonnades on the living floors above and the handcrafted majestic glass dome opening to the skies, and before your eyes the azure Gulf of Mexico melts into the horizon.

Indulgent details such as gold-leaf domed ceilings, gold and crystal faucets, intricate trompe l’oeil features throughout the home, beautiful wall sconces and sparkling chandeliers, a 10-seat home theatre with stage and 100 foot screen, graceful silk drapes with distinctive detailing, even elegant decorative finial hinges and custom door handles, subtle rope lighting in recessed ceilings, and electric shades on nearly all windows, help to make this home the epitome of style and sophistication.

Designed with a reverence for craftsmanship; lyrical Venetian murals, beautiful locally designed and fabricated stained glass windows and doors, custom balustrades along wide colonnades on each floor, extraordinary millwork and carefully curated stone, marble and granite throughout are just a glimpse of the details across three living levels.

Serenissima truly does blend spectacular entertaining with warm living spaces. Even the grand salon, which could easily fit 100 guests, has intimate seating areas perfect for a family crossword puzzle night or for gathering to watch a major sporting event with a few friends. The kitchen is master-chef quality, yet also a perfect setting for family holidays and celebrations, with ample areas to either participate in the feast’s preparations on simply to keep the cook company, it is fantastic for congregation and conversation.

Three levels of palatial terraces encased in glass rails present striking views over the sprawling pool with infinity edge to the captivating backdrop of the Gulf just beyond.

Supreme in scale, Serenissima balances voluminous spaces for entertaining with intimate leisure rooms, all of which inspire memorable moments with family. These include a magnificent grand salon, which could easily accommodate 100 guests, a master chef’s kitchen ideal for congregation and conversation, 10-seat theatre and Sun Room adjacent to the pool.

The second living level of the home is for intimate family living.  A central sitting room with full kitchenette separates double master suites and offices, all of which offer a unique security system making this area especially fortified should an owner choose to engage it.  This level also offers an en-suite guest suite, two full laundry rooms and access with both the Bird Cage elevator and a service elevator, as well as the grand staircase.

A third living level is home to the 10-seat theatre, which is wood encased with structural elements to enhance the sound, houses a 100 foot screen and even has a stage for performances.  The theatre’s foyer is harlequin themed with faux painted walls with brass brad detailing, stained glass doors and a bathroom with an elegant Phantom of the Opera motif.  In addition, this level includes three en-suite bedrooms, family room with kitchenette and laundry facility complete with hairwash sink.

At Serenissima, active days of sand castle building, shell seeking, sailing, golfing or theatre-going are capped by spectacular sunsets enjoyed from expansive terraces with incredible views spanning the infinity pool, beach and Gulf.

On the ground level is a 10-car gallery with ample room to allow drive through when fully occupied, vast storage areas, wine room and even a gardener’s potting room and large crafting room.

The beachfront estate is set behind the exclusive gates of The Longboat Key Club, amenities include golf courses, tennis courts, restaurants, a spa, fitness center and marina. St. Armand’s Circle is less than 5 minutes away and downtown with its renowned visual and performing arts venues, shopping and award-winning dining awaits just across the iconic Ringling Bridge.

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5362 Sandhamn Place, Longboat Key, FL 34228

Welcome to Casa del Delfino.

Spectacular Sarasota Bay views welcome you to this gorgeous Longboat Key Waterfront home in one of Longboat Key’s most exclusive neighborhoods.

Built to the owner’s specifications and with exceptional construction quality, the residence boasts polished travertine flooring, expansive floor-to-ceiling windows framing the captivating views, tray ceilings and crown molding and custom cherry wood built-ins as just some of the elegant structural highlights.

As you enter the stunning home the spacious living area with high ceilings opens to the expansive outdoor living space and glistening bay beyond. A chef’s kitchen with breakfast area is handsomely appointed with bird’s-eye maple cabinetry, granite counters and premium appliances with spectacular views from the open and adjacent family room with wrap-around windows.

The custom built Oak Chevet staircase leads to the magnificent master suite with hand crafted furniture, large walk in closets, Italian marble and Hunter Douglas electric blackout shades are just some of the bespoke features found in the owner’s suite; two additional en-suite bedrooms and second master suite ensure the comfort of family and guests.

Gaze to the majestic Ringling Ca’d’Zan Mansion, shimmering city lights and the expansive Sarasota Bay from the spectacular outdoor living area, with patio constructed of imported Italian Stone, sparkling pool, jacuzzi and private boat dock. The outdoor kitchen and wide terraces are perfect for sunset dining and entertaining.

Casa del Delfino is a rich oasis dotted with Royal Palms ad tropical fruit trees, the private gated neighborhood of Sandhamn offers exceptionally private setting for the enchanting home.

5823 Riegels Harbor Rd., Sarasota, FL 34242

Gated Siesta Key Waterfront Paradise located mid-island in coveted Riegels Landing is now available.

With more than 4,800 square feet of living space and stunning gardens boasting views of the deep-water protected harbor with direct access to the Intracoastal Waterway, this fully remodeled home offers a private oasis just a short walk to award-winning Siesta Key Beach.

Beautiful glass entry doors lead to a grand entry foyer and striking vaulted ceiling living room with floor-to-ceiling walls of glass overlooking lovely gardens, the expansive screened pool area and quiet harbor beyond.

A remodeled kitchen has gorgeous European style high gloss cabinetry by Village Woodworking including generous storage, rare Van Gogh granite countertops, Wolf gas cooktop and oven, Subzero refrigerator, refrigerator and freezer drawers, and Meile dishwasher and dumb waiter to bring groceries and packages from the garage. A large dining room and eat-in kitchen area allow for both casual and more formal dining.

The spacious master suite is located on the main living level and has vaulted ceiling, large master bath with walk-in glass-walled shower, soaking tub with garden views, walk-in closets and adjoining den with gentlemen’s half-bath. The home also has two additional en-suite bedrooms as well as an additional first-level space easily converted to a fourth bedroom, mother-in-law suite or entertainment/game room.

A wide covered loggia and terrace surrounding the pool plus spacious second floor deck makes outdoor entertaining and activities a delight. Lush and mature landscaping frame the large screened outdoor living space with lovely grassed areas and walkway to the large dock with space enough for two boats, and with deep water in the harbor, the perfect spot to keep your sailboat.

The Siesta Key Waterfront residence has laundry chute, multiple air conditioned storage rooms and all rooms are wired for cable and audio. The home has a built-in sprinkler system and full house generator, Anderson windows and hurricane shutters.

340 Palm Ave. PH1, Sarasota, FL 34236

Come live in one of Sarasota’s premier buildings, Sarabande, at the edge of the magnificent downtown Sarasota Bay front.

The exquisite 4,300 square foot penthouse residence, never before offered for sale, enjoys breathtaking views west through floor to ceiling windows of Sarasota Bay, the bay front Marina, city skyline and majestic sunsets over the Gulf of Mexico from all the main living spaces and three expansive terraces.

Spacious rooms include a separate living room, dining room and family room, in addition to three bedrooms plus another that could be den, office or fourth bedroom. The master suite has an enormous walk-in closet/dressing room perfect for the fashionista, plus second large walk-in.

The bespoke elegance of the residence includes volume ceilings, luxury finishes and designer fixtures, gorgeous window treatments, granite flooring and counter tops, custom cabinetry and more. This inimitable home has a private elevator and lobby, two garage parking spaces and two storage rooms just steps from the elevator.

Living at Sarabande offers exclusive use of the building’s stylish lobby reception area with concierge, club rooms for private gatherings, fully equipped fitness center, 25-meter heated pool, spa, sauna and two guest suites. Sarabande is pet friendly.

Enjoy all that downtown Sarasota living has to offer – the spectacular waterfront, theaters, galleries, fine dining, Selby Gardens, entertainment and more, right at your doorstep.

599 Dream Island Rd. #23B, Longboat Key, FL 34228

Grand Mariner is a Mid-Longboat Key luxury residential yachting community of only 14 residences. Situated on a naturally protected deep-water harbor on the edge of Sarasota bay with 22 private boat slips, and a beach access to Longboat Key’s powdery white sands just across the street, Grand Mariner is truly a place of special distinction.

The residence is a single floor spacious invitingly fluid condominium with a great-room floor plan, three en-suite bedrooms, gourmet center island kitchen, large terrace with a built-in gas grill and a private secure elevator. The master suite has spectacular views and direct access to the terrace. It also offers his and her walk-in closets plus a large master bathroom with a whirlpool tub and two water closets.

This Grand Mariner residence has two deeded boat slips that each can accommodate a vessel up to 70’ in length with a wide beam, one with a new 20,000 lb. lift, and each slip has electricity, cable, and water. The Grand Mariner community offers a fully equipped fitness center, heated community pool and spa overlooking the bay and a community social room with large outdoor terrace for additional entertaining. The residence also includes an enclosed, private two car garage under the building with an abundance of built-in storage cabinets. The home is offered furnished and has a Kenetico water purification system installed.

With lush tropical landscaping and securely gated grounds, this is a peerless boater’s paradise perfectly located on Longboat Key less than 10 miles from the charming shops and restaurants of famed St. Armand’s Circle and just 3 miles north to Anna Maria Island.  Sarasota’s award-winning cultural amenities, fine dining and recreational activities are a short drive away.

 

750 N. Tamiami Trail, #502, Sarasota, FL 34236

This wonderful corner unit at The Renaissance with views east and north has been updated to create open living areas flooded with light. Located on the 5th floor, this lovely residence is in a quiet spot with mature trees just below the windows where the chirping of birds brings a sense of living in a garden, but with all the amenities and comforts of luxury condominium dwelling.

The interior of the condominium was originally a two-bedroom floor plan but the owner had the dividing wall separating the second bedroom from the living room removed, creating a much larger space for living, dining and even office, though the separate room could easily be added back. Oak flooring brings warmth to the space, and the bath was modernized with a walk-in stall shower.

The Renaissance is a very secure building with 24 hour desk coverage, onsite management team and excellent housekeeping and maintenance of all public areas. Renaissance offers all the resort amenities expected of a downtown location, fitness center, pool and spa, business center, movie theater, media room, bike storage, sauna, conference and club rooms, guest suites and concierge services. This condo has one deeded covered parking space in the convenient and secure parking garage. The Renaissance is a pet friendly building allowing residents two pets under 30 lbs.

With Van Wezel, The Sarasota Orchestra, Sarasota Art Center and Garden Club, and Exhibition Hall just across the street, Sarasota’s additional cultural offerings, extensive dining, and shopping close by, St. Armand’s and the beach just a quick drive away, and Sarasota-Bradenton airport only 3 miles, Renaissance is an ideal address. Join the luxury of downtown living now. The building does fully fund reserves.

1281 Gulf of Mexico Dr. #101, Longboat Key, FL 34228

This direct Longboat Key Gulf front condominium offers the most outstanding view in highly sought The Water Club development. Located on the first living level of this elegant complex gives this condominium the added bonus of extra terraces for true indoor-outdoor waterfront living, and easy access to the gorgeous powdery sands of the 10-mile long Longboat Key beach.

The attractively furnished Arlington floor plan is a beautifully finished three bedroom four bath plus powder room residence. The luxurious master suite with floor-to-ceiling windows overlooking the Gulf has his and her bathrooms and a spacious walk-in closet with built-ins.

The living room,which is more than 700 square feet, is a showcase for the panoramic Gulf views featuring tall ceilings and walls of glass leading to expansive terraces. The large kitchen includes an island and breakfast area. Unique to this residence is a private terrace of nearly 800 square foot off the living room with a private gate leading to the complexes’ pool deck.

A split bedroom floor plan gives extra privacy with two en-suite guest rooms and direct access to a Gulf front terrace from each. This residence comes with a private enclosed two-car garage with considerable storage space.

The Water Club amenity package is superior to any other condo on the key. Owning here gives exclusive use of a beautifully designed Clubhouse with club room and billiard table, library with fireplace, ballroom and private dining room, providing residents with additional living and recreational spaces. Amenities also include 4 Har-Tru tennis courts, a spa and fitness center, Olympic sized Gulf-side heated pool, 24 hour security, concierge service and magnificent grounds.

Located at the south end of Longboat Key, the residence is just minutes from exclusive St. Armand’s Circle, the exciting waterfront of downtown Sarasota, the many attractions, theater and other cultural amenities of the city, and only 20 minutes from the Sarasota Airport.

3060 Grand Bay Blvd. #PH1101, Longboat Key, FL 34228

This spectacular Grand Bay penthouse residence on Longboat Key boasts wraparound terraces with sweeping sunrise to sunset views of the Gulf of Mexico, Sarasota Bay, the lights of the downtown Sarasota skyline and the golf course.

With 4,400 square feet of interior living area, 11-foot ceilings and an impressive 5,300 square feet of terrace with its own spa, garden gazebo and retractable awnings, this penthouse offers gracious spaces for living and entertaining. Floor to ceiling glass walls throughout allow for stunning vistas from nearly every room.

The residence features a private elevator lobby, complete chef’s gourmet kitchen with beautiful granite countertops and custom cabinetry, large breakfast room, dining room, and a living room of almost 800 square feet with endless views from every corner. The spacious master suite has his and hers marble baths and walk-in closets with large windows opening to the terrace and views beyond. The residence also has three large en-suite guest bedrooms.

Included with the residence are additional storage and two parking spaces. Grand Bay is pet friendly with two pets permitted with no weight limit. Grand Bay is truly the jewel of Sarasota Bayside condominium living on Longboat Key. The Grand Bay community includes 24-hour manned guard gate, four Har-Tru tennis courts, fitness center, spacious clubhouse, library, social room, heated swimming pools and spas. It also has unsurpassed building and grounds maintenance, strong financial reserves and excellent social activities.

7722 Sanderling Road, Sarasota, FL 34242

This is a rare over one acre direct Gulf front estate in the private gated community of Sanderling Club, just south of the award winning Siesta Key Beach, offering 203′ of Gulf frontage.

Depending on a buyer’s desire, it is one of the only Gulf front lots available in size and shape needed to construct a true estate-size home directly on the beach. The existing home has been renovated, has a warm and inviting environment and is move-in ready if a buyer prefers a more modest home or to wait and experience the site before building.

The magnificent tropical setting is protected by a permitted “hardened-shore” and walkway over the protective material and beach. Miami-Dade code compliant hurricane resistant sliders open from each room to a 1,150 square foot deck providing spectacular year round Gulf views and easy access to the hot tub. A casual lifestyle is reflected in the beautiful hardwood flooring, custom wood burning fireplace, and vaulted ceiling.

This is an opportunity to purchase a prime beachfront property on Siesta Key with possibilities ranging from living in the existing house, renovating and expanding, or using this site for new construction.

The residence is located in the Gulf front Sanderling Club, which is an enclave of single family residences in a natural wooded setting whose amenities include Paul Rudolph designed cabanas and beach house, tennis courts, private beach and a marina with bay access. Nearby is the award-winning Siesta Key Beach and Sarasota with all its restaurants, shopping and cultural attractions.