9453 Swaying Branch Rd, Sarasota


6 Beds
7 Baths
5,645 Sqft
3½ Acres
4 Garages

Welcome to the Castella Rossa located within The Forest at Hi Hat Ranch. This Tuscan inspired former Lee Wetherington model is dripping with charm and character at every turn. This home offers 5 Bedrooms/ 4 baths and 2 half baths in the main home and a charming guest casita with one bedroom and full bath adjacent to main home above the detached garage. Warm colors and rustic travertine floors welcome you into this beautifully designed home. The home has a formal dining room with adjacent wet bar complete with temperature controlled wine room and beautiful stone countertops. The gourmet kitchen is a chef's dream with professional gas range, oven and built-in refrigerator. Raised wood panel cabinetry and hand selected granite countertops make this kitchen the perfect place to gather and cook! Relax by the fire in the spacious outdoor living area complete with professional grade gas grill and outdoor wet bar. Enjoy a cool drink while taking in the soothing Tuscan style pool that overlooks the natural forested preserve. Set amongst the natural forest this 3.5-acre estate home is a must see!

Essential Information
MLS® #A4419119
Full Baths5
Half Baths2
Square Footage5,645
Year Built2006
Sub-TypeSingle Family Residence
Price Per Sqft$248
Community Information
Address9453 Swaying Branch Rd
SubdivisionForest At The Hi Hat Ranch
CountySarasota County
Zip Code34241
Pet Restrictions YNY
Pets Allowed YNN
Numof Pets3
Minimum Lease1-2 Years
Community Features

Gated, Deed Restrictions, Gated Community, Water Access, Fence Restrictions, Fishing

# of Garages4
Garages4 Car Garage
Has PoolYes
Water AccessLake

BB/HS Internet Available, Electricity Available, Electricity Connected, Phone Available, Sprinkler Well, Street Lights, Underground Utilities, Water Available, Fiber Optics, Fire Hydrant, Gas, Propane


Gated, Deed Restrictions, Gated Community, Water Access, Fence Restrictions, Fishing


Conservation Area, In County, Oversized Lot, Street Paved, Street Private, Wooded View, Pool View


Auto Cleaner, Gunite, Heated, In Ground, Screen Enclosure, Salt Water, Self Cleaning

HeatingHeat Pump
CoolingCentral Air, Zoned
# of Stories2
Master Bed Size15x14

Carpet, Wood, Brick/Stone, Engineered Hardwood, Tile, Travertine

Interior Features

Ceiling Fans(s), Crown Molding, Eating Space In Kitchen, High Ceiling(s), Kitchen/Family Room Combo, Living Room/Dining Room Combo, Master Bedroom Downstairs, Solid Surface Counters, Solid Wood Cabinets, Split Bedroom, Walk-In Closet(s), Window Treatments, Built in Features, Central Vaccum, Coffered Ceiling(s), Open Floorplan, Stone Counters, Thermostat, Tray Ceiling(s), Wet Bar


Cooktop, Dishwasher, Disposal, Dryer, Exhaust Fan, Ice Maker, Microwave, Range, Range Hood, Refrigerator, Washer, Bar Fridge, Built-In Oven, Convection Oven, Kitchen Reverse Osmosis System, Water Purifier, Water Softener, Water Filtration System, Whole House R.O. System, Wine Refrigerator

Interior Layout

Bonus Room, Breakfast Room Separate, Den/Library/Office, Family Room, Formal Dining Room Separate, Inside Utility, Loft, Eating Space In Kitchen, Kitchen/Family Room Combo, Living Room/Dining Room Combo, Master Bedroom Downstairs, Split Bedroom, Walk-In Closet(s), Interior In-Law Suite, Storage Rooms, Open Floorplan

ExteriorBlock, Stucco, Wood Frame
Lot DescriptionTwo + to Five Acres
Exterior Features

Balcony/Sun Deck, French Doors, Irrigation System, Outdoor Kitchen, Sliding Doors, Storage, Mature Landscaping, Trees/Landscaped, Wooded, Outdoor Grill, Outdoor Shower, Oak Trees, Patio/Porch Covered, Patio/Porch Screened


Thermal Windows, Window Treatments, Drapes, Insulated Windows, Shades

Room Dimensions
Bedroom 214x13
Bedroom 313x12
Bedroom 412x13
Bedroom 511x12
Dining Room15x11
Inlaw/Rental Apartment11x22
Living Room16x16
Master Bedroom15x14
School Information
ElementaryLakeview Elementary
MiddleSarasota Middle
HighRiverview High
Additional Information
Days on Market440
Normal SaleYes
HOA Fee$2,300
HOA Payment ScheduleAnnual
Homestead YNYes
Tax Year2019
Property History
Price Reduced from $1,499,000 to $1,399,000
Price Reduced from $1,599,000 to $1,499,000
Price Reduced from $1,695,000 to $1,599,000

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Listing information last updated on August 11th, 2020 at 11:45pm EDT.