431 North Shore Road, Longboat Key, FL 34228
This is a beautiful residence at the north end of Longboat Key built in 2014 but hardly lived in. The home was designed to take advantage of the stunning views of the Gulf of Mexico and the dazzling west coast of Florida sunsets.
Designed by architect Robert Rokop and the built by Whitehead Construction to the highest structural integrity standards, the home exudes Florida lifestyle with high tray ceilings in many rooms, some with wood insets, all rooms have fine molding and trim details, well placed windows bring light to every room, there is a wood burning fireplace, and the chef’s kitchen and vast outdoor spaces make for true indoor-outdoor living and entertaining.
Along with more than 4,600sf of indoor living space, which includes a spacious master suite, the residence offers a separate approximate 850sf guest apartment which has its own living room, bedroom suite and kitchen area which is connected to the main part of the house.
This Longboat Key home was designed for privacy and to to take advantage of the incredible views. The heated pool and spa are built up on the second level of the home to enjoy the big gulf views from the large screened pool terrace. A short stroll down the street is access to the walking beach of Longboat Key.
The furniture is available for purchase.
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.
1281 Gulf of Mexico Drive #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.
110 Seagull Lane, Sarasota, FL 34236
This Bay Front Bird Key home on a wide and calm boat basin boasts deep water with no bridges leading out to the gulf and Intracoastal with ample depth for sailing enthusiasts.. These unique inlets around Bird Key are famous for offering spectacular dolphins and manatees viewing right in your back yard.
The value of this property is in the land and its location on Bird Key, though the home is very livable should a buyer wish to occupy it while contemplating a renovation or rebuild. The house has 4 bedrooms in a split one level floor plan, on a large 16,250 sq.ft. lot with 130’ directly on the bay.
Bird Key is an exclusive residential enclave with just 500 single-family homes, and residents particularly appreciate its privacy, manicured lots and security controlled environment. The island is perfectly situated just a mile east of famed St. Armand’s Circle with its wonderful shops, dining and entertainment, and also close-by is Downtown Sarasota with acclaimed performing arts, myriad galleries and shopping and some of the State’s finest restaurants. Bird Key and The Sarasota Yacht Clubs are nearby and offer wonderful amenities and activities for their members. The Sarasota-Bradenton International Airport is just a short drive away.
1241 Gulf of Mexico Drive #202, Longboat Key, FL 34228
This direct Gulf front condominium offers the most outstanding view in Longboat Key’s highly coveted The Water Club. The furnished Arlington floor plan has a private elevator leading to a beautifully finished 3,400sf three bedroom/four bath residence.
The luxurious master suite has a wall of windows overlooking the Gulf and beach beyond, his and her bathrooms and a spacious walk-in closet with built-ins. An expansive living room is a showcase for the panoramic Gulf views featuring tall ceilings and floor-to-ceiling walls of glass. The gourmet kitchen includes custom cabinetry, granite counters, an island with extra storage and eating area. A split bedroom floor plan gives extra privacy with two en-suite guest rooms and direct access to a Gulf front terrace from each.
Four large sunlit terraces offer endless views of the sparkling waters of the Gulf and magnificent sunsets, including a bonus dining terrace off the kitchen due to the low floor location. This residence comes with two enclosed parking spaces including a private one car garage.
The Water Club amenity package is superior to any other condominium development 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 four 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.
121 S. Warbler Lane, Sarasota, FL 34236
This is a must see new listing on prestigious Bird Key. Situated on a lush and secluded oversized corner lot, this stunning home feels like your own Four Seasons retreat. Watch the sun set over the water from your boat dock as you listen to birds singing.
The home was fully remodeled in 2012, pristinely maintained and hardly lived in. This impeccable canal home offers the discerning buyer a premium option. Elegant and sophisticated details include quality construction, rich wide plank hard wood floors throughout, smooth textured ceilings and walls, crown moldings, arched doorways and windows, all granite counter tops, new custom built cabinetry in kitchen and baths, all new lighting featuring art lighting and designer fixtures, gourmet kitchen, dual master suite bath, wood burning fireplace, gracious outdoor living area with expansive screened lanai, and finished floor in the two-car garage. The owners applied excellent attention to detail throughout this beautifully designed residence.
Bird Key is perfectly situated just a mile east of famed St. Armand’s Circle with its wonderful shops, dining and entertainment, and also close-by is Downtown Sarasota with acclaimed performing arts, myriad galleries and shopping and some of the State’s finest restaurants. The Sarasota-Bradenton International Airport is just five miles away.
316 W. Royal Flamingo Drive, Sarasota, FL 34236
The ultimate couple’s home in Sarasota’s premier neighborhood, Bird Key has been custom designed and built by the current owners. The home looks west over the bay so beautiful sunsets can be seen year-round.
The residence must be seen to be appreciated with details including large open living spaces, numerous architectural features such as a sculpture niche and custom wood panelling, barrel-vaulted ceilings in the living room and family room, wood-burning gas fireplace, low-voltage ceiling lights, eight-foot solid oak interior doors with all brass hinge components and hand-blown Italian glass knobs, custom mahogany fluted front door, barrel vault ceilings in the living and family rooms, distinctive crown molding, six-foot Pella windows and 7.5 foot French doors with Vista Mylar storm/security film, red oak wood floors in the main living areas and Berber carpet in bedrooms. There is specially selected granite and marble all throughout the home.
The gourmet cook’s dream kitchen has Dacor, Sub Zero and Asko appliances including a 48″ gas range, three full ovens and 147 bottle dual-temp wine refrigerator. The custom cherry kitchen cabinets offer abundant storage and features such as pull out shelving, spice and flatware drawers. Countertops reflect the movement of the water outside in the Kinawa Light granite with bullnose edge detail. On the terrace just outside the kitchen is a gas hook-up for an outdoor kitchen. A charming breakfast nook overlooking the water finishes off this grand space.
The spacious master bedroom with large windows overlooking the bay is a stunning retreat and is complete with an over-sized master bathroom finished with an elegant 24″ Saturnia stone tile floor, Verde Marina granite counters, double head glass enclosed shower/steam bath with bench, Ultra air spa tub, and his and hers walk-in closets with built-in safe.
A guest suite is on the opposite side of the house from the master offering guests and homeowners privacy. The guest room has a walk-in closet and full bath with glassed shower and overlooks the lush gardens. A third room is currently used as fitness room, which could be converted to a bedroom, and the house also has an office.
The interior has a full-house Lutron lighting system, family room surround sound, music system throughout the home and outdoors, and Dehart alarm system including all screens, which allows windows to be open with the alarm system on.
The exterior boasts a 30×15 pool with in-ground cleaning system, boat dock and 13,500lb lift, power and water, irrigation well, Gold Rusticated Limestone front entry walkway and rear terrace floor, paver circular drive and pool deck and lush landscaping with numerous majestic and mature trees.
This spectacular home nestled into a protected boat basin but with expansive water views is 1/2 mile inside the entrance gate to Bird Key, just over a mile to downtown Sarasota to the east and famed St. Armand’s Circle to the west. The Sarasota Bradenton International Airport is just 15 minutes away.
4561 Gulf of Mexico Drive #PH401, Longboat Key, FL 34228
Exquisitely appointed custom Penthouse residence on the gulf in an intimate contemporary designed building of only 8 residences. Offering 3260 sq. ft. of luxurious living space and a 1450 sq. ft. wrap around terrace along the whole on the desirable southern side of the building with a two car garage. The terrace offers views of the gulf, bay and the Sarasota city skyline, has spacious seating areas and a gas grill. Sophisticated interior with 10′ ceilings, designer finishes, rich marble and wood floors, gourmet kitchen, granite countertops and luxurious his/hers marble baths with an adjoining shower. One of the bedrooms has been built out as an office. Spectacular condo residence that feels like a private home. There are hurricane shutters on all windows.
217 Bird Key Drive, Sarasota, FL 34236
Classic Bird Key 3 bedroom garden home. While not renovated recently, the home is in great condition and extremely well maintained. It is near the entrance of Bird Key for ease in a location where you are halfway between famed St. Armand’s Circle and active downtown Sarasota. This is a perfect location to join in as a regular exercise walker over the beautiful Ringling Causeway bridge. The house is very livable as is and over time a buyer may consider its renovation. The house has a large pool and terrace area and backyard that offers great privacy. A pre-existing inspection was conducted and everything was found to be in good order and/or repaired.
7060 Longboat Drive, Longboat Key, FL 34228
This home exemplifies the ultimate casual Florida lifestyle in this beautiful Key West style home located in the quiet haven of Longboat Village on Longboat’s northern end. There are gorgeous views of the bay, with sunrises, the Intracoastal water way and beyond to beautiful Jewfish Key from both the interior and large terrace of the home. The owner’s penchant for light is evident in the interiors throughout, which have an abundance of windows, a wonderful open floor plan and vaulted ceilings in the living, dining and kitchen areas. The bright and airy home consists of a 2 bedroom, 2 bath 1512 sq. ft. main home and a 2 bedroom, 1 bath 753 sq. ft. guest cottage. The owners have installed an abundance of landscaping, a lovely pool and spa area and surrounded the property with a white picket fence. The location is close to the beach and there are several nearby restaurants. It is a short drive over the Longboat Pass Bridge to the charming village of Anna Maria with its quaint boutiques and many restaurants. Longboat Village is the oldest residential area on the island and is known for its wonderful community character, natural tropical beauty, views of the Intracoastal and Bay, and neighborhood docks where residents gather for sunset and fishing. The Village is also home to the Longboat Key Center for the Arts, which is affiliated with the famed local Ringling College of Art and Design.