5173 Higel Ave, Sarasota


5 Beds
4 Baths
2,734 Sqft
.33 Acres
2 Garages

This fabulous home provides a peaceful oasis located on a dead-end street with boating water on two sides. With 5 bedrooms, three of which are en-suite, and one of which is currently used as an office, there is plenty of room for family and guests. The home has been extensively remodeled and updated to create a light, bright, open home from which to enjoy the best of canalfront living. Soft morning light filters in through the French doors of the main living area, the master suite and the main guest bedroom. The kitchen was installed in 2016 and is accented by shaker style solid wood cabinets, sleek quartz countertops, a walk-in pantry, stainless steel appliances, an induction cooktop, and a nicely proportioned island with room for four barstools. The living room has light bamboo flooring and a wood-burning fireplace. The master retreat is spacious and bright and has French doors which open out onto the pool deck. The 1,900sf caged lanai comprises a large heated saltwater pool surrounded by brick pavers and a unique landscaped lawn area, creating a relaxed oasis from which to soak up the sun and enjoy the water views. Approx. 250 feet of seawall with a boat lift, a davit and a dock for fishing or launching kayaks/paddleboards offers easy access to a multitude of water activities. Bike to the Village and Siesta Beach in 5 minutes, or potter by boat to the intracoastal waterway in 20 minutes. Impact windows and doors, a/c units are 2017, tankless water heater in 2019, metal roof is 9 years old.

Essential Information
MLS® #A4458391
Full Baths4
Square Footage2,734
Year Built1959
Sub-TypeSingle Family Home
Price Per Sqft$461
Community Information
Address5173 Higel Ave
SubdivisionSara Sands
CountySarasota County
Zip Code34242
Pet Restrictions YNY
Pets Allowed YNY
Minimum Lease1 Month

Sarasota/Crescent Beach/Siesta Key

# of Garages2
Is WaterfrontYes
Has PoolYes
Water AccessCanal - Saltwater
Water ViewCanal

BB/HS Internet Available, Cable Available, Fiber Optics, Sprinkler Well, Street Lights


Under Building Parking, , 2 Car Garage


Corner Lot/Unit, Flood Insurance Required, Flood Zone, Near Public Transit, Street Dead-End, Street Paved, Pool View


Heated, In Ground, Lighting, Salt Water, Screen Enclosure, Solar Cover

Water Extras


InteriorBamboo, Carpet, Ceramic Tile
HeatingCentral, Zoned
CoolingCentral Air, Zoned
FireplacesLiving Room, Wood Burning
# of Stories1
StoriesOne Story
Master Bed Size16x18
Interior Features

Ceiling Fans(s), Crown Molding, Eating Space In Kitchen, Kitchen/Family Room Combo, Living Room/Dining Room Combo, Master Bedroom Downstairs, Open Floorplan, Solid Surface Counters, Solid Wood Cabinets, Split Bedroom, Stone Counters, Walk-In Closet(s), Window Treatments


Built-In Oven, Convection Oven, Cooktop, Dishwasher, Disposal, Electric Water Heater, Exhaust Fan, Range, Range Hood, Refrigerator, Tankless Water Heater, Washer

Interior Layout

Den/Library/Office, Family Room, Inside Utility, Eating Space In Kitchen, Kitchen/Family Room Combo, Living Room/Dining Room Combo, Master Bedroom Downstairs, Open Floorplan, Split Bedroom, Walk-In Closet(s)

Kitchen Features

Breakfast Bar, Stone Counters, Walk-In Pantry

Master Bath Features

Dual Sinks, Tub with Separate Shower Stall

ExteriorBlock, Stucco, Wood Frame
Lot Description1/4 Acre to 21779 Sq. Ft.
Exterior Features

French Doors, Irrigation System, Outdoor Shower, Rain Gutters, Mature Landscaping, Trees/Landscaped, Patio/Porch Screened


Low Emissivity Windows, Shades, Window Treatments

Room Dimensions
Bedroom 213x13
Bedroom 311x13
Bedroom 412x13
Dining Room10x12
Family Room11x17
Living Room16x25
Master Bedroom16x18
School Information
ElementaryPhillippi Shores
Additional Information
Days on Market10
Normal SaleYes
Homestead YNYes
Tax Year2019

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Listing information last updated on February 20th, 2020 at 3:47pm EST.