Longboat Key Luxury Real Estate Selling Well
Is One of Them Your Own "Little Piece of Paradise"?
Upscale properties on the Sarasota Florida real estate market continue to sell very well. As an example, this month a truly unique Longboat Key 4 bedroom, 2 ½ bath estate home directly on Sarasota Bay with a separate 1 bedroom, 1 bath guest house and a two-story duplex sold for $2.7 million.
The home has a gorgeous, huge deck with a gorgeous waterfront pool and fountain with a summer kitchen with gas grill all accessible through wall-of-glass sliding pocket doors that showcase spectacular views of Sarasota Bay. The spacious kitchen with wood cabinetry and granite has an expansive breakfast bar, built in desk, additional eat-in area, gas cook top and stainless steel appliances. A beautiful great room with soaring ceilings, a cozy fireplace and wet bar with a wine refrigerator will make these lucky buyers and their and guests, who will have a guest wing with a bedroom and study as well as a possible third bedroom. The delightful master suite has his and her closets; her closet is room-sized with a sitting/dressing area bathed in natural light through custom skylights.
The property includes a private dock and boat lift as well as a separate one bedroom guesthouse, ideal for privacy. The guesthouse has a living room, screened patio, and covered parking. And, the property also includes a 2-story duplex where each apartment has two bedrooms and screened patios perfect for housing more guests. Directly across Gulf of Mexico Drive is private deeded beach access.
If you’ve dreamed of owning a unique and very different Sarasota luxury real estate property here on the tasteful paradise that is Longboat Key, there is a charming right across the street from the one described above. It’s at 5145 Gulf of Mexico Drive and right now it is available for $3.5 million.
This is a very different property but ‘boy does it have potential.
Sitting on over an acre of heavily shaded and treed lot directly on the Gulf of Mexico, this spectacular beachfront property includes 2 charming beach cottages that have been tastefully updated by the owners while maintaining their classic "Old Florida" charm. Zoning allows for up to 3 structures on this property which gives you an option to live in one of the cottages while building your own estate home. Or, you may just fall in love with this charming property the way it is now with its 100 feet of beach directly on the warm. Stunning sunsets await you on this spectacular “Old Florida” beachfront property.
I specialize in Sarasota luxury real estate and I would be delighted to show you both this charming “Old Florida” property as well as homes and condominium properties all along the Longboat Key waterfront.