Beautiful Spanish/Mediterranean Lido Key Estate Home - Perfectly Located close to shopping, dining, the beach, the bay, and downtown Sarasota. You can walk to the best that St. Armand's Circle and Lido Key have to offer, or grab a quick taxi/Uber or bike ride to Downtown Sarasota. This is one of the only 1/2 Acre Lots on all of St. Armand's and Lido Key. It is a massive corner parcel that is actually 2 lots combined into one oversized estate. The entire estate is secured by a large privacy wall wrapped in beautiful lush landscaping and foliage. This property is located in the exclusive neighborhood of John Ringling Estates.
This property is truly one of a kind, you'll have all the space and privacy you need when you want it, while also having the location and close proximity to the beach, Sarasota Bay, and lively atmosphere of St. Armand's Circle. It can't be beat.
We include beach chairs, 2 bikes, an umbrella, and a beach cart to make it easy for you and your family to head to the beach. We are here to help you vacation the right way and ensure you have everything you need, including any recommendations or advice to help improve your vacation!
With over 1/2 Acre of land on a barrier island, this home has plenty of room to stretch out. It offers very open and uncrowded living and outdoor spaces, and the privacy wall surrounding the home and yard ensure you'll have privacy while you enjoy these spaces. The indoor and outdoor living spaces are oversized, with a focus on the user experience.
Upon entering the home through the front door you'll notice the vaulted ceilings, the windows and doors that offer cascading natural light throughout the home, the high end fixtures and finishes, and the decor and furnishings that tie it all together. You'll also notice the feeling of openness as you move through the living space. The living space itself, including the kitchen, living, and dining rooms are perfectly set up for a large group meal, to kick back and relax, or enjoy some quality family or friends bonding time. For an added feature, there is also a detached guest house, featuring a charming 1 Bedroom and 1 Bathroom efficiency that is perfect for those guests that want even more exclusivity and privacy. Once outside, you'll find the 1/2 acre lot to be truly breathtaking. You won't believe the size of this estate. You'll find gorgeous green grass, perfectly manicured and lush natural landscaping, a private pool, and a backyard large enough to play football or soccer with your family. Please note, the pool & spa do not heat. Back inside the home the bedroom areas are set up to allow privacy and comfort. In total, there are 4 bedrooms. The first is a master bedroom with a en suite bathroom. There are a total of 3 Master bedrooms on the ground level, with two of them feature a large King bed. The final bedroom is located in the detached guest house featuring a Full Kitchen, Private Bathroom with shower, and large sectional couch. If that isn't enough, this Guest Home also has a beautifully hidden Queen sized Murphy bed, which saves space and allows room for entertainment. Location, Location, Location. Outside of the close proximity to Lido Key Beach - about a 10 minute walk or 4 minute bike ride away, it is also located just around the corner from St. Armand's Circle, about a 6 minute bike ride. This area is a very well known and high end commercial retail area, dining, and fantastic atmosphere. It is filled with boutiques, restaurants, dessert shops, and nightlife. This is a renowned area and people come from all over to walk the circle, take in the sights and sounds, and enjoy the many offerings of this area. However, you'll be able to walk or bike there and not worry about driving or parking your car, so you can truly enjoy your vacation without concern for the details.
If you want even more offerings, Downtown Sarasota is only 3.3 miles from this home, and you can find an even larger supply of retail, restuarants, nightlife, concert halls, comedy venues and more. You can catch a movie, a play or performance at the Sarasota Van Wezel, or just walk down Main Street and pop in and out of dozens and dozens of shops and stores. It is less than a $10 Uber to downtown - so again, no need to worry about transportation, everything is right there at your fingertips.
The home is also near City Island as well, where your family can enjoy a day at Mote Marine Laboratory - featuring large aquariums, education centers, and aquatic "petting zoos" for an up close and personal nautical experience.
There is also a bird sanctuary, a marina, a small park, and New Pass Bait shop. It is also closely located to Bird Key Park, which is a perfect spot to fish, launch a kayak, have a picnic, and much more.
There is so much to do, you'll need more than a week to see it all! This is a very special home, with unmatched privacy, exclusivity, and location. You'll enjoy everything about it as you can truly tailor your vacation to your wants and needs. Beach Chairs and Beach Chairs are Included. Call or email today for more information.