1595 Bay Point Drive, SARASOTA

$2,490,000

5 Beds
4 Baths
2,749 Sqft
½ Acres
2 Garages

Built in 1937,and modernized over the years, this spectacular home boasts waterfront views of the Hudson Bayou from nearly every room with over 130 feet of frontage. Situated on a half of an acre, the circular driveway and lush, mature landscaping give this home a park-like setting. Inside, you will find a completely remodeled kitchen featuring a center island with honed granite and abundant custom cabinetry with teak countertops that opens up to an inviting dining area with pecky cypress walls and heart pine floors. The sunken Florida Room features stone floors, a custom built-in and French doors to the living and dining rooms, as well as access to your lanai. Pecky cypress doors and radius archways are found throughout the home, with pecky cypress ceiling and beams in the living room and the original wood burning fireplace. On the main level you will find two bedrooms--one with an attached bonus room/nursery and a Jack & Jill bathroom with stone flooring. On the upper level you will find the spacious master suite featuring incredible balcony views of the front and rear of the home, an en-suite bath and a large walk-in closet. Outside, an entertainer's dream awaits--an outdoor kitchen, motorized pergola, and expansive patio space around your free-form saltwater pool. Enjoy boating from your own dock equipped with a 8000 lb boat lift in a sail boat depth canal with no bridges for easy access to Sarasota Bay and the Gulf. The guest house features two additional bedrooms with one boasting a custom Murphy Bed, the other bedroom currently utilized as a tailored home office , and a full bathroom. This home has been impeccably maintained inside and out, while keeping the integrity of the home intact. With the whimsical grounds, serene views of the water and Selby Gardens, and exceptional craftsmanship that this property offers... it is truly a rare find. Bay Point Park is just blocks from Southside Elementary, Sarasota Memorial Hospital, downtown Sarasota, and Siesta Key Beach. "Rich in history and abundant in character." Room measurements are approximate, buyer or buyer's agent to verify.

Essential Information
MLS® #A4479218
Price$2,490,000
Bedrooms5
Bathrooms4.00
Full Baths3
Half Baths1
Square Footage2,749
Acres0.50
Year Built1937
TypeResidential
Sub-TypeSingle Family Residence
StyleHistorical
StatusActive
Community Information
Address1595 Bay Point Drive
AreaSarasota
SubdivisionBAY POINT PARK 2
CitySARASOTA
CountySarasota
StateFL
Zip Code34236
Amenities
AmenitiesMarina
# of Garages2
Is WaterfrontYes
WaterfrontCanal - Saltwater
Has PoolYes
Water ViewCanal
Parking

Circular Driveway,Driveway,Garage Door Opener,Guest,Off Street,Workshop in Garage

Water Extras

Dock - Open,Dock - Wood,Dock w/Electric,Lift,Sailboat Water

Interior
HeatingCentral
CoolingCentral Air
FireplaceYes
FireplacesLiving Room,Wood Burning
# of Stories2
Interior Features

Ceiling Fans(s),Eat-in Kitchen,High Ceilings,Open Floorplan,Solid Surface Counters,Solid Wood Cabinets,Walk-In Closet(s),Window Treatments

Appliances

Bar Fridge,Built-In Oven,Cooktop,Dishwasher,Disposal,Dryer,Ice Maker,Microwave,Refrigerator,Washer

Exterior
RoofShingle
FoundationStilt/On Piling
Exterior Features

Balcony,French Doors,Hurricane Shutters,Irrigation System,Lighting,Outdoor Grill,Sidewalk

Lot Description

Corner Lot,Flood Insurance Required,FloodZone,City Limits,Near Marina,Near Public Transit,Sidewalk,Paved

School Information
ElementarySouthside Elementary
MiddleBrookside Middle
HighSarasota High
Additional Information
Days on Market32
ZoningRSF1
Costs
HOA Fee$100
HOA Payment ScheduleAnnually
Taxes$11,648
Tax Year2019

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Listing information last updated on October 25th, 2020 at 1:01am EDT.