Oyster Bay Real Estate
Oyster Bay real estate in Sarasota Florida is a part of a lushly landscaped and carefully cared for "West of the Trail" community, located a few blocks south of Bee Ridge Road between Roberts Bay and the Tamiami Trail. The neighborhood features a wide variety of home styles from classic "Old-Florida" homes and updated ranches to executive mansions on over-sized lots. This older Sarasota neighborhood has the established landscaping and mature trees that only time can provide.
Oyster Bay Homes
There are approximately 170 homes in Oyster Bay. Homes for sale in the neighborhood vary in architectural styles, from classic Florida ranches and two-story residences in the interior sections to lavish Oyster Bay Estate mansion estates directly on Roberts Bay. Some older homes have been fully remodeled and restored. Others have been torn down and replaced by larger homes. The dwellings range in size from just under 2,000 to more than 6,000 sq ft. , Some of the larger Oyster Bay Estates homes are directly on Roberts Bay. Others are on deepwater canals with no bridges to limit sailboat access to the Bay and the Gulf of Mexico, while others overlook two small lakes.
Modest properties in Oyster Bay are priced in the $400,000 range while executive estates sitting directly on the bay sell for as much as $5.0 million.
Oyster Bay Estates
Oyster Bay Estate is the gated community portion of the community. Here you will find styles ranging from modern mansions and Spanish-style villas to Mediterranean estates, The neighborhood contains a friendly mix of young professionals, new families, and retirees living along tree-lined streets. Located only minutes from some of the barrier islands that line the coast of Sarasota, Oyster Bay Estates is practically a beach community of its own.
The Field Club
The Field Club, located within Oyster Bay Estates, is one of the most prestigious yacht clubs in Sarasota. Originally the home of the Fields family, of the Marshall Field retail stores in Chicago, it was converted from a private residence into a yacht club in 1957. Members of the club have access to the tennis courts, pools, boating activities, and social activities the club offers.
Why Choose An Oyster Bay Home?
Residents of Oyster Bay and Oyster Bay Estates enjoy living in a prime location. They are spoiled with convenient access to all of the arts and cultural amenities of downtown Sarasota as well as the soft, white sands of Siesta Key's beaches.
If you love sailing or motor boating or you're just seeking a comfortable close-to-downtown-Sarasota location, Oyster Bay real estate will meet your dreams as well as your needs.
If you are interested in seeing these gorgeous homes in person, I would be happy to arrange a tour of this charming Sarasota waterfront community - Call me on my direct line at 941-928-3424 or contact me online.