2 Siesta Key Open Houses | Sunday, March 13, 1-4 PM
A private island estate such as this is rarely offered. Welcome to the enchanting world of Casa de Suenos (House of Dreams), a spectacular, .8 acre estate in the exclusive guard-gated Gulf front community of the Sanderling Club on Siesta Key. A beautiful blend of Mission Revival and Adobe Revival design focused on the relaxed island lifestyle, this expansive 4 bedroom, 3.5 bath main home and one bedroom and bath casita was designed for entertaining family and friends. The private gated entry leads to an expansive courtyard connecting the main home and guesthouse, positioned around the large circular lagoon pool. The covered outdoor living room is complete with skylights, a wood ceiling and gas fireplace. Exuding character, the home features an open-concept living area which includes a family room, dining room and island kitchen, complete with stone counters, wood cabinets stainless appliances, a 6-burner Wolf gas range and vent hood, walk-in pantry, and walls of floor-to-ceiling windows which overlook the fabulous courtyard and tranquil Heron Lagoon. French doors lead to the screened lanai where al fresco meals are enjoyed while experiencing colorful Siesta Key sunsets each evening. You'll enjoy architectural vaulted, beamed ceilings and custom details in the living room which features a second fireplace, game room and guest suite on the south wing of the home. The spacious master suite features a wall of floor-to-ceiling windows with custom shutters overlooking the courtyard, and an ensuite bath featuring a wonderful indoor-outdoor shower.
Two additional bedrooms and full bath offer flexible space one bedroom is currently used as a den and another as an office. French doors from nearly every room open onto screened lanais terraces, and beautiful gardens where staghorn ferns, specimen palms and spectacular flowering plants enhance the grounds. Launch your kayak or paddleboard and meander on Heron Lagoon to experience the serene quiet and amazing wildlife, including numerous bird species and marine life. Hone your putting game on your own screened mini green! Additional features include a half bath, full laundry room, storage room, 2-car detached garage, brick paver driveway and walkways, and fully fenced yard. With unrivaled privacy, the Sanderling Club on Siesta Key's coveted Gulf of Mexico coast offers unrivaled privacy and unique architecture. Members enjoy activities and social events in an active clubhouse with a large waterfront patio and grilling area with gulf swimming access, private tennis, pickleball & volleyball courts and playground. Enjoy breathtaking views of the Gulf all day from the historic beach cabanas and clubhouse, designed by famed architect Paul Rudolph, and savor blazing sunsets each night. A boater's delight, the community also offers a private bayfront marina with sailboat access to the Intracoastal Waterway and Gulf of Mexico. Only minutes to Siesta Key's crystal quartz sands and Siesta Village for shopping and restaurants. Culturally rich downtown Sarasota's restaurants, theatre, ballet, opera, museums, galleries and shopping are a short drive away.
For buyers in search of casual sophistication on a private stretch of Siesta Key’s waterfront, this spectacular hidden jewel is a real treasure! Nestled on a nearly 20,000 sq. ft. gated property with 137’ of waterfront on Heron Lagoon, you’ll enter a world of quiet relaxation with a first-row seat to view nature at her very best. Skillfully redesigned by architect Jonathan Parks, the foyer entry immediately showcases the spectacular waterfront and leads to a large, open-concept floor plan featuring a vaulted ceiling, a 30’ wall of glass sliders with motorized interior shades, and transom windows which bathe the room in natural light throughout the day. Sleek 24” polished porcelain tile adds reflective light and casual elegance throughout the home. Designed for entertaining, the great room and dining area flow easily to the kitchen, which will please the most discriminating chef. Featuring granite counters, wood cabinetry, gas cooktop and stainless appliances, you’ll enjoy entertaining friends and family in this fabulous space. The master bedroom overlooks the lagoon; a wonderful place to relax and unwind with an ensuite bath and access to the screened garden room through French doors to enjoy balmy gulf breezes. The split bedroom floorplan offers a private guest room, second bath and small office. The tropically landscaped yard features a sparkling saltwater pool with a sun shelf, large patio, and lawn with lush plantings with plenty of room for kids and pets. When evening comes, continue to entertain guests outside while dining al fresco under the stars. You’ll never tire of the nightly show of blazing Siesta Key sunsets with spectacular mango skies. Fish from your dock or launch a kayak, canoe or paddle board in the serene tidal waters of the lagoon where only non-motorized vessels are permitted for the quiet enjoyment of the beautiful, natural surroundings. Other features of this fabulous home include a full house water filtration system, motorized exterior poolside awning, outdoor shower, fenced yard and fruit trees, air conditioned 2-car garage, paver driveway, front walk and additional parking and gated privacy wall. With renovations made, Sarasota County property data shows the effective year built as 2013. Close to Turtle Beach and the world-famous white sands of Siesta Beach. Convenient to shopping and dining in South Siesta Village. Easy access over the Stickney Point Bridge to mainland Sarasota’s shopping, dining, cultural and urban amenities.
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