Fabulous 1927 National Register Mediterranean Revival home on the Bay! The exquisite 7’ marble fireplace in the living room was a gift from none other than John Ringling! Famous detective William J. Burns built the residence, designed by renowned architect Thomas Reed Martin as the first “fireproof” home in Sarasota. Updated in 2016 with new electrical and plumbing. The kitchen is a Chef’s delight, with marble countertops, double Bosch dishwashers, Sub Zero Refrigerator, 4 Sub Zero drawers, double Wolf ovens, warming drawer, Wolf 5-burner gas range, two sinks, filtered drinking water, ice machine, and wine cooler! The original iron staircase is adorned with unique 1920s inset colorful tiles. Features include a 16 ft. ceilings in the living room. The sunroom currently used as a dining room has floor to ceiling French doors on three sides. The front of this room looks over the courtyard and fountain while the rear overlooks the Bay. There is a media room on the first floor. Upstairs, the master suite overlooks the Bay with a large balcony for gazing at the dolphins. His and her closets off master. The master bath has dual vanities, a claw-footed tub and a separate shower overlooking the Bay. A guest suite on the upper level has a full bath and closet. The 14k lbs. boat lift installed in 2018. Some chandeliers and bath mirrors do not convey. This residence on one of the prettiest streets on St. Armand’s Circle. Restaurants and shopping right around the corner. Lido Beach is a few blocks away.
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Listing information last updated on May 24th, 2019 at 5:45pm EDT.