5158 Sandy Beach Ave, Sarasota


3 Beds
3 Baths
3,704 Sqft
.33 Acres
3 Garages

Former Home of World-Renowned Writer. This timeless beauty with resort style pool, spa, and lavish outdoor entertainment area overlooking canal will awaken your senses. All of this this, complete with a new dock and 24,000 pound boat lift. Relax, enjoy, and entertain seamlessly in this indoor/outdoor meticulously and beautifully designed home featuring 3 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, den/office, formal dining room, chef's kitchen complete with natural gas, wine storage, wet bar, and oversized 3-car garage. Enjoy the amazing bonus room, overlooking the pool and water, with private entrance and en suite bathroom. This could easily be a fourth bedroom, billiard room, theater, or in-law suite. At day's end, retreat to the luxurious master suite that faces the water and rest while awaiting a new day. All of this, minutes from world famous Siesta Key Beach, Siesta Village, shopping, dining, and night life. A short drive to downtown for arts & entertainment or over the bridge to St. Armand's Circle to relish in even more shopping, dining, and exciting nightlife.

Essential Information
MLS® #A4470215
Full Baths3
Square Footage3,704
Year Built2005
Sub-TypeSingle Family Residence
Price Per Sqft$593
Community Information
Address5158 Sandy Beach Ave
SubdivisionSara Sands
CountySarasota County
Zip Code34242
Pet Restrictions YNN
Pets Allowed YNN
Minimum Lease1 Month

Sarasota/Crescent Beach/Siesta Key

ParkingGarage Door Opener, Oversized
# of Garages3
ViewStreet Paved, Water View
Is WaterfrontYes
WaterfrontCanal - Saltwater
Has PoolYes
Water AccessBay/Harbor, Canal - Saltwater
Water ExtrasDavits,DockOpen
Water ViewCanal

Cable Connected, Natural Gas Connected, Public, Sprinkler Meter, Underground Utilities


Under Building Parking, , 3 Car Garage


Gunite, Heated, In Ground, Lighting

InteriorCarpet, Ceramic Tile, Wood
CoolingCentral Air
FireplacesGas, Living Room, Other Room
# of Stories1
Master Bed Size19x16
Interior Features

Ceiling Fans(s), Coffered Ceiling(s), Crown Molding, Dry Bar, Eating Space In Kitchen, High Ceiling(s), Kitchen/Family Room Combo, Master Bedroom Downstairs, Open Floorplan, Solid Wood Cabinets, Split Bedroom, Stone Counters, Thermostat, Walk-In Closet(s), Wet Bar, Window Treatments


Built-In Oven, Convection Oven, Cooktop, Dishwasher, Disposal, Dryer, Electric Water Heater, Exhaust Fan, Freezer, Ice Maker, Range Hood, Refrigerator, Washer, Wine Refrigerator

Interior Layout

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

Kitchen Features

Breakfast Bar, Granit Counters, Pantry

ExteriorBlock, Stucco
Lot Description1/4 Acre to 21779 Sq. Ft.
WindowsBlinds, Window Treatments
RoofConcrete, Tile
FoundationStem Wall
Exterior Features

Hurricane Shutters, Irrigation System, Lighting, Outdoor Grill, Outdoor Kitchen, Rain Gutters, Sliding Doors, Sprinkler Metered, Trees/Landscaped, Patio/Porch Covered, Patio/Porch Screened

Room Dimensions
Bedroom 213x12
Bedroom 312x12
Bonus Room18x18
Dining Room12x11
Family Room22x16
Living Room19x16
Master Bedroom19x16
School Information
ElementaryPhillippi Shores Elementary
MiddleBrookside Middle
HighSarasota High
Additional Information
Days on Market18
Normal SaleYes
Homestead YNYes
Tax Year2019

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Listing information last updated on July 6th, 2020 at 8:30am EDT.