590 Golf Links Lane, Longboat Key, FL 34228
This exquisite Longboat Key Bay front residence with 289 feet of seawall on Sarasota Bay is the definition of grace and elegance. Sparkling Bay views from every room enhance more than 8,000 sq.ft.of indoor living spaces and vast screened pool and outdoor living areas.
Large outdoor terraces, stunning landscaping with picturesque water fountains and open Bay views offer a sense of serenity at this dramatic setting on a rare oversize 1/2+ acre peninsula lot on Country Club Shores.
The residence was designed and built by architect Henri Schouten, who created a home that is a study in harmony and proportion in the Dutch minimalist architectural style. The result is a home that while quite large, is also intimate in dimension and character.
The residence features two Master Suites with direct bay views, terrace access, and fully equipped wet bars – one on each level. The bath includes a deep Hydro-Massage Tub.
The spectacular Great Room has sweeping bay views, a grand fireplace, tile flooring, skylights, soaring 26’ ceilings and magnificent staircase. The kitchen’s clean lines also offers ample counter and storage space – as well as spectacular views of the open bay. The family room and breakfast area with floor-to-ceiling windows are adjacent.
The exterior features Keystone lime trim, in addition to beautiful use of custom windows and curved lines. The vast screen-enclosed outdoor entertainment area includes a rapid-heating pool and spa, pool bath access, custom water feature and space for an outdoor kitchen.
Along the broad waterfront are recapped and recently inspected seawall, and two boat lifts.
Other highlights of the residence include an upper level Family Suite, elevator, media room, whole-house surround sound system, security system and electronically controlled gated entry.
The property was once the original homesite of Country Club Shores developer Edward Markham, and now home to this magnificent residence. The seller is the original owner, who has been meticulous with maintenance with a complete set of records available.
The home’s beautiful furnishings are available for purchase.
2525 Bayshore Road, Nokomis, FL 34275
This Mainland Bayfront spacious residence is nestled among majestic, century old oaks and located down a private lane on Sarasota Bay. On nearly 2/3 acre, this waterfront home offers a sanctuary in an estate-like setting, close to beach accesses, active shopping and dining areas.
Gardens lead visitors to double entry doors and into a grand entry foyer. The 10 foot ceilings and walls of windows create large bright open rooms with spectacular bay views across the calm waters of the Blackburn Bay portion of Sarasota Bay and the Intracoastal Waterway.
The grand master suite boasts a private terrace with stunning views. Even the soaking tub has beautiful water and garden vistas.
A remodeled gourmet kitchen with granite countertops, ample storage and breakfast nook is a wonderful gathering place. Windows open to the beautiful mature landscape. Close-by is a bonus game room. And the expansive living room with gas fireplace provides a perfect setting for indoor – outdoor entertaining with access to both the large screened pool area and beautiful open wood terraces set amongst the ancient trees and along the bay front.
There are travertine floors throughout the first floor. Large wraparound decks and substantial screened lanais overlook Sarasota Bay. The 110 ft. dock has a covered boat lift.
A large separate guest apartment with its own entrance includes a kitchenette and is a perfect spot for guests to relax and retreat. The three-car garage has ample space for workshop and storage, and even RV parking.
617 Regatta Way, Bradenton, FL 34208
Move in now to this exceptional 2015 custom built Bradenton Waterfront home in the Reserve at Harbour Walk section of the Inlets, on the shores of the Manatee River.
This beautiful island-inspired 4 bedroom, 3 ½ bath residence is poised on an exceptionally private and beautiful deep saltwater canal with direct access to the Manatee River and Gulf of Mexico beyond.
The open floor plan boasts a lovely dining space for entertaining and a large gourmet kitchen with walk-in pantry, quartz countertops, GE monogram SS appliances and 6-burner gas stove and hood.
The first floor master suite has a spacious master bath and double walk-in closets. Upstairs are three more bedrooms and a fabulous great room for lounging or entertaining.
High-end interior finishes include tongue and groove woodwork, coffered ceilings and custom wood cabinetry. Not only is this home beautiful, but the ultimate in functionality with a whole house generator, 16 seer HVAC systems, Grundfos water pressure pump, tankless water heater, infinity air purifier, wireless guardian audio/video, security cameras, wireless lighting controls, storm impact windows and doors, and the roof is equipped with a radiant barrier shield.
Outdoor living is at its best with full outdoor kitchen and a stunning pool and spa with a travertine terrace deck. It includes a spacious, custom dock with a 28,000lb. lift for your boating pleasure. An ideal waterfront location convenient to Sarasota, St. Petersburg and Tampa with world class beaches, shopping, I75, IMG Sports Academy, Benderson Rowing Park and three airports all close by.
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.
569 Juan Anasco Drive, Longboat Key, FL 34228
Mature landscaping and paver circular drive welcome you to this lovely Longboat Key Canal Front home. With well placed and abundant windows, vaulted ceilings, and nicely sized rooms throughout, this home is open and bright.
The main living level is elevated both to take full advantage of the quiet canal view, and also to meet building codes. A screened porch on the living level as well as a wide terrace on the ground level provides many options for enjoying the quiet life among the oaks, palms and mangroves and to watch the abundant Florida birds living along the shoreline.
An elevator allows for easy transporting of residents, guests and their belongings and bags. The first floor is unfinished but allows for abundant storage and two car garage. Also on the first floor is a 60′ long screened heated pool.
The very well maintained three-bedroom residence is located on a quiet dead end street on north Longboat Key.
The boating canal in your backyard offers direct access to Sarasota Bay and the Intracoastal Waterway, and is also a perfect spot for fishing and kayaking. The Gulf front beach access is close by.
The property would provide great rental income for a part time owner. The furniture can be purchased separately with some exceptions.
3591 Bayou Circle, Longboat Key, FL 34228
This lovely Longboat Key waterfront home is situated on a quiet street in the Bayou neighborhood of Bay Isles, located at the southern end of Longboat Key behind the secure gates of the Longboat Key Club.
The residence boasts an elevated site and 120 feet of waterfront, cathedral ceilings with stunning wood beams, spacious and open living area with wood-burning fireplace, abundant light throughout and three bedrooms. The kitchen has been remodeled in the past few years with wood cabinets and granite counter tops. A large center island and breakfast bar add to the conviviality and comfort of the large living area.
This custom residence sits on a wide canal with views out to Buttonwood Cove of Sarasota Bay. In addition to the views and lovely mature landscaping, outdoor living and entertaining is enhanced by a large screened pool area. There is also a large are large wrap around deck complimenting the Key West design of the exterior. Out on the waterfront there is nearly 100 feet of dock on the deep water canal, where presently the owner has docked his 1958 68’ Trumpy and a 36′ Grand Banks.
There are multiple rooms in the lower non-conforming level and three cars can be parked in the garage.
Bay Isles offers residents the finest of amenities including private gulf front beach club, and by joining the adjacent Longboat Key Club access to world-class golf and tennis. The Bayou neighborhood is close to the Longboat Key Town Center with its shopping and dining. It is just a short drive to famed St. Armand’s Circle and its fine restaurants and boutiques, and downtown Sarasota is just minutes more, where many exceptional cultural activities, award-winning restaurants and stores can be found.
5823 Riegels Harbor Road, 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.
641 Ranger Lane, Longboat Key, FL 34228 – A4138569
Enjoy a truly remarkable luxury waterfront lifestyle in this majestic two story Longboat Key Waterfront Home, custom built in 2007. The home is set on an oversized lot, almost a full 1/2 acre, with wide panoramic views of Sarasota Bay and city lights from every room, and located on Longboat Key’s prized southern end.
The property is lushly landscaped with mature trees and plantings, and enjoys a 271 foot long deep water seawall with plenty of room for large and small watercraft, along with two boat lifts. The exterior of the home, Mediterranean in feel with Columbian Clay roof tiles, has more than 2,000 square feet of outdoor living spaces, including the bayside terrace beside the 17’ by 29’ infinity edge wall pool and heated spa.
A magnificent ten foot arched Mahogany double door leads into this spacious and beautifully detailed residence. Interior floors include authentic Mexican floor tiles, marbled porcelain tiles, hickory wood and carpet in the bedrooms. On the first level you will find grand interior spaces including living room, dining room, spacious family room, gourmet kitchen all with glorious views, and guest suite with sliding doors giving visitors direct access to the pool and dock. A Mahogany stained and high gloss varnished Red Oak spiral staircase leads to the second level where three en-suite bedrooms can be found.
A marble floored foyer leads to the large master suite with floor-to-ceiling sliding glass windows, travertine floored terraces, den and two walk-in closets, as well as its own HVAC system. The master bath’s Esmerelda Brazil turquoise details are stunning, and perfectly complement the bay waters seen through the expansive windows. There is also an elevator and laundry rooms on both levels.
The gourmet kitchen has Brazilian cherry cabinets, top of the line kitchen appliances including a natural gas five-burner cooktop, double full-size ovens, built-in wine cooler, large polished black granite center island, and more. The comfortable breakfast area offers gorgeous direct Sarasota Bay views.
Wood burning/gas fireplaces in both master bedroom and family room, remote control Bose Theatre sound system throughout, WinDoor sliding stacking doors, Pella Windows and a 16KW Guardian gas generator are just a few other special features.
Outdoor living includes a gas heated Infinity Edge salt system pool and spa, large outdoor kitchen and four large covered terraces with varnished wood paneled ceilings, and an abundance of magnificent landscaping.
This home is one of the few residential offerings on Longboat Key where construction meets criteria of the current building code. Homeowners in Country Club Shores enjoy deeded beach access to the beautiful beach and warm Gulf waters on the shores of Longboat Key. Located at the Southern end of Longboat Key, it is directly across Gulf of Mexico Drive from Longboat Key Club with its award-winning golf and tennis facilities, minutes from famed St. Armand’s Circle’s boutiques and restaurants, and downtown Sarasota with its myriad cultural, shopping and dining options is short drive away.
529 Putter Lane, Longboat Key, FL 34228 – A4136340
This spectacular Sarasota Bay front residence on Longboat Key radiates with extraordinary beauty and design details. It was built in 2006 and exquisitely created by Phipps Design and built by Murray Homes, not an element was missed by this team in creating a breathtaking property. Manicured gardens and mature landscaping create a stunning more than 1/3 acre site.
The gracious manse of 4,918 square feet includes four en-suite bedrooms with both first and second story master bedrooms, cherry wood hand-hewn floors throughout the main living level complemented by coffered ceilings, custom crown molding, walls of wide French doors and beautiful window treatments. The vaulted ceilings in the living room allow for beautiful light throughout the day and also includes a gas fire place. Handsome fixtures and finishes in the bathrooms make each rich with beauty and comfort.
The kitchen is designed for a true culinary enthusiast, and also for warm and convivial conversation and relaxation. A combination of top-of-the-line appliances, Costa Esmeralda granite counters, handsomely designed Bertch cabinetry, breakfast/buffet counter and an inviting seating area are just some of the features. The butler’s pantry boasts marble counters, chestnut stained custom cabinetry, Sub Zero wine refrigerator and Fisher Paykel dishwasher drawer. An outdoor kitchen with gas grill, 2-burner cooktop, sink and refrigeration provides yet another special feature to the home.
Outdoor living and entertaining in this Longboat Key residence is enhanced with spacious first and second story verandas of over 2,000 square feet, creating a perfect spot to enjoy the panoramic splendor of the surrounding scenery. A wide terrace surrounding the swimming pool with tanning edge and swim-out platform and separate spa allows for a variety of lounging areas, and the expansive dock provides yet another spot to watch for manatees, view playful dolphins, watch the variety of birds flocking to and from the nearby island habitats, or simply marvel at the sky as the sun sets and the bold colors span across the horizon.
The home offers multiple HVAC zones (replaced within the past two years,) four-level hydraulic elevator, multi-zone alarm system, heated pool and outdoor spa, large boat dock, and garage space for three automobiles. The 170’ seawall on protected deep water offers perfect dockage for your yacht. One of the few residential offerings on Longboat Key where the construction meets the criteria of the current building code. As a member of the voluntary homeowners association you have deeded beach access to the beautiful beach and warm Gulf waters on the shores of Longboat Key.
2808 Bay Drive, Bradenton, FL 34207
This direct waterfront home in Southern Manatee County has a stunning Sarasota Bay front location. It is a wonderful opportunity to own a three-bedroom waterfront residence at a fraction of the price, when compared to nearby Sarasota locations. The more than 1/3 acre property and over 100’ of direct Sarasota Bay frontage, expansive pool and outdoor entertaining area, make this a truly is a unique opportunity.
This waterfront home is in excellent condition and only needs some tender loving care, as the structure is sound and the open floor plan works beautifully for today’s lifestyle. The property is great for boaters as it is on deep water and can easily have a dock added to enhance the waterfront experience.
All of the windows and exterior doors have storm shutters. Either within the large screened pool area or sitting on the wide lawn leading to the Bay, new owners will be able to watch the beautiful sunsets over Longboat Key. The residence is close to the Sarasota Bradenton International Airport and only minutes from Sarasota’s famed Ringling Museum, Asolo Theater and downtown Sarasota with its myriad shops, dining and cultural activities, and also a short drive to the new University Town Center mall and restaurants.