St. Patrick's Day! A day where everyone is "Irish", green is the color you can't outrun and pinching is the consequence if you're caught without wearing some form of the color. March 17th is a day rich in history and is fun for everyone, so in the spirit of the Irish holiday tomorrow, here are 7 beautiful homes around Sarasota decked in a variety of flattering shades of green. Any one of these homes could be your pot of gold at the end of the rainbow.
Here is the perfect family home located behind the gates of Beneva Oaks. Situated on a sprawling lot with an oversized 2-car garage and a split floor plan with large interior spaces, this home was made for fun. Entering through the dual 8-panel solid core doors, with wide sky-lights and transom windows (which let in abundant light) take in the volume ceiling, maple hardwood flooring and a cozy wood-burning fireplace of the living room with direct access to the pool and lanai. The open large kitchen and family room make for a great place to share meals and enjoy family times with built-ins, a volume ceiling and another warming wood-burning fireplace and dual access points to the pool and lanai. The updated kitchen has a center island, multiple marble work surfaces, lots of storage, walk-in pantry, a wet bar and a convenient pass-through window to the lanai. The over-sized master suite has had a bonus room added, perfect as an office or a gym. Perfectly situated near A-Rated schools, Siesta Key Beach, shopping, restaurants and the main travel routes through Sarasota and beyond, you will enjoy the convenience and beauty of what Sarasota has to offer.
Plenty of privacy with this amazing 3224 sq ft 4 bedroom, 3.5 bath home built in 2014 is now available in the community of Arbor Lakes on Palmer Ranch! Built on a premier estate lot that backs up to a preserve with full frontal view of the lake. Upgrades include a gourmet kitchen with double built in ovens, granite counter tops, stainless steel appliances, back splash package, 42" cabinets with crown molding. Crown molding and tile throughout the living area. Master bath includes a large garden tub and separate walk-in shower. Jack and Jill full bath for the 2nd and 3rd bedrooms. Bonus/game/movie room. Fenced in yard. 3 car tandem garage with plenty room for your golf cart, upgraded landscape package. Amenities of the neighborhood include a splash park with water slide and pirate ship, playground,basketball court and volleyball court. This house is on one of the best lots in the neighborhood with plenty of wildlife to view!
Enjoy a premier location, exceptional community lifestyle and plenty of space for relaxation and entertaining in this delightful four bedroom home. Retire each evening to the beautifully appointed master suite, spacious enough to accommodate an office and embellished with two walk-in closets, a spacious bath with garden tub and his/hers sinks. The convenient flex floorplan features three baths, a bonus room that can be converted into a 5th bedroom, a second office/den, a library/music room & a spacious two-car garage. For your convenience, the pool can be heated either with gas or solar panels. The wonderfully open great room floor plan is exemplified by soaring ceilings, natural light and a double sided fireplace, shared with the master bedroom. This home is great for entertaining and move-in ready, to create a haven of unrivaled comfort & style. The Lakes Estates offers two community pools, two Tennis Courts, a private Clubhouse and a Weight Room.
WEST OF THE TRAIL! Spacious residence w/upgrades; leaded glass double door entry, tray & coffered ceilings, crown moldings, art niches, architectural columns, arched doorways, plantation shutters, aquarium glass, wood cabinets, French doors & tile flrs (carpet in bedrooms). Open kitch. features granite counters & a breakfast bar, SS appls (gas range), built-in planning center & a walk-in pantry. Owner’s suite is complete w/ glass block accents, pvt pool access, a walk-in closet w/ built-ins & a personal bath that has dual sinks, a corner soaking tub & a separate walk-in shower. There is also a den/study, a convenient pool bath as well as a second bedroom plus a third ensuite (w/ a bedroom & bath) along w/ a laundry room that together provide additional interior living space. Tropical landscaping & privacy fencing encourage a secluded lifestyle in the outdoor living spaces. Relax poolside on the screened lanai w/ stone pavers, a salt-water pool, a waterfall feature & covered entertainment area. Fantastic curb appeal is achieved w/ a paver brick circular drive, mature landscaping & a barrel tile roof. Boasting an ever-popular west of trail address on an upscale street, the location affords a desirable proximity to Sarasota Memorial Hospital, charming boutiques & fine dining as well as a being close to Arlington Park, Morton's Market, Selby Gardens, the sugar sand beaches of Siesta Key, the cultural rich Downtown Sarasota & its bay front.
Centrally located and tucked away with a tranquil setting and ½ an Acre in Sarasota West of I-75! Seclusion at its best and designed by and built for the Owner/Architect! Oak Vista Drive is a private road and this custom home starts with a brick paver drive, a richly landscaped island including a Florida Bismarck Palm! Wait till you see this Low maintenance young executive home: 2-story with Bahama styled shutters, Hardiplank siding, Trex deck flooring, Anderson Thermal pane, double hung, tilt in windows and Metal Roof. 3 bedrooms 2.5 baths and a Den with oversized 2 car garage awaits your family for years of pleasure and enjoyment! The great room plan has a gas fireplace and 10 foot ceilings! Recently refinished true hardwood floors on lower level and new carpet upstairs where ALL 3 bedrooms and den are located. Freshly painted interior including trim and the exterior was recently painted as well! Stainless kitchen appliances, including Kitchenaid Side x side refrigerator with water/ice dispenser, NEW Kitchenaid Diswasher, Dacor Gas Range/Electric convection oven, and NEW Bosch Vent Hood. Custom built-in table & benches with extra storage for kitchen items. Terrific for entertaining and peaceful nights on your spacious covered porch. The back property line is a thick row of trees that backs to the Bobby Jones Golf course. The back yard is complimented with a matching shed for your yard equipment and gardening tools!
Perfect and amazing home in Sandhill Preserve, Palmer Ranch! Built in 2014, this 2554 Square Feet contemporary 3 Bedroom + den Smart Home is located in a gated amenity-rich resort community with low fees. Professionally decorated, this open floor plan home features wood floors, built-ins, motorized Hunter Douglas pirouette blinds and custom drapery, stone counters, custom interior and exterior lighting, crown moldings and extended 3 car garage. 'A' rated schools and five minutes to shopping, Costco, and restaurants. Walk and bike the Legacy Trail and drive less than 10 miles to white sand beaches.
Take in the LAKE & PRESERVE VISTAS here on the LARGEST Lot in Magnolia Point, a New gated community in Sarasota. The beautiful foyer and vestibule with coffered ceilings sets the stage for this Loaded Craftsman style home built in 2016. Great floor plan with 3 bedrooms (2 are suites), 3 baths, Front Parlor or Den, Open Family Room, Gourmet Kitchen, & Dining Room with great nature views. There is a Front Porch and a Huge Paver/Screened Patio with room for a pool! This oversized lot does not leave you feeling cramped. This home is Extremely Efficient, has Natural Gas and has too Many Upgrades to List. You won't be disappointed with the home or awesome homesite!