2141 Desoto Rd, Sarasota


5 Beds
3 Baths
2,854 Sqft
2.14 Acres
3 Garages

A Home For The Discerning Buyer:Classic Mid-Century Modern home meticulously restored as closely as practicable to the original structure by its current owner,consultant and author of several books on modernist design and art.Set on 2+ acres,thoughtfully landscaped w/an eye to a natural park-like setting,the driveway leads one towards the set-back spacious home w/its striking new front door which only hints at the attention to the details one will find throughout.Entering the expansive open living/dining area,one's eyes are naturally drawn upward to the impressive exposed beam ceilings,an immediate indication of the substantial nature of the home which includes terrazzo floors,lathed plaster interior walls,stair-step moldings and wood burning fireplace w/its own seating area to enjoy.The Great Room opens fully to the window enclosed Florida Room w/a view to the lush gardens and forest-like setting beyond.Both rooms circle into the generous Kitchen w/Swedish oak cabinets topped w/jade granite,new appliances and a walk-in pantry.Off the central living core each wing of the home contains 2BR w/plenty of closet space and dual HVAC systems.A large newly-renovated Laundry has doors off the main house opening to a breezeway so that it is easily accessible to the 400 sq ft Guest Studio/Apartment w/full Kitchen and Bath,all surrounded by the trees and bathed in natural light.Horses r permitted.Just 2.5 mi from the Sarasota-Bradenton Int'l Airport and 5.5 mi from Lakewood Ranch-this home is perfection in every way.

Essential Information
MLS® #A4419979
Full Baths3
Square Footage2,854
Year Built1954
Sub-TypeSingle Family Home
Price Per Sqft$199
Community Information
Address2141 Desoto Rd
SubdivisionDesoto Acres
CountySarasota County
Zip Code34234
Community FeaturesHorses Allowed, None
Pet RestrictionsAs Per County Zoning
Pet Restrictions YNY
Pets Allowed YNY
Minimum LeaseNo Minimum
FeaturesHorses Allowed, None
Parking Spaces3
# of Garages3

Cable Connected, Electricity Connected, Water Available


Covered, Driveway, Off Street, Boat, Circular Driveway


Under Building Parking, , 3 Car Carport


Lot - Oversized, Street Paved, Garden View, Wooded View

CoolingCentral Air, Zoned
FireplacesLiving Room, Wood Burning
StoriesOne Story
Master Bath FeaturesShower No Tub, Stone Counters
Master Bed Size17x13

Ceramic Tile, Laminate, Terrazzo

Interior Features

Ceiling Fans(s), High Ceiling(s), Living Room/Dining Room Combo, Master Bedroom Downstairs, Solid Surface Counters, Solid Wood Cabinets, Split Bedroom, Stone Counters, Thermostat


Dishwasher, Disposal, Dryer, Electric Water Heater, Ice Maker, Microwave, Range, Refrigerator, Washer, Water Softener

Interior Layout

Florida Room, Living Room/Dining Room Combo, Master Bedroom Downstairs, Split Bedroom

Kitchen Features

Breakfast Bar, Granit Counters, Walk-In Pantry

Lot DescriptionTwo + to Five Acres
Exterior Features

Rain Gutters, Fruit Trees, Mature Landscaping, Oak Trees, Trees/Landscaped, Wooded

Room Dimensions
Bedroom 212x12
Bedroom 315x15
Bedroom 411x14
Florida Room10x29
Inlaw/Rental Apartment19x19
Living Room17x28
Master Bedroom17x13
School Information
ElementaryEmma Booker
MiddleBooker Middle
HighBooker High, Booker
Additional Information
Days on Market19
Normal SaleYes
HOA Fee$25
HOA Payment ScheduleAnnual
Homestead YNYes
Tax Year2018

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Listing information last updated on December 17th, 2018 at 4:45am EST.