1 Benjamin Franklin Drive 123, SARASOTA


2 Beds
2 Baths
1,389 Sqft
0 Acres
0 Garages

Views, views, views. Don't miss this rare opportunity to purchase in St. Armands Towers North. A highly desirable, renovated building located in the heart of one of Sarasota's finest areas, directly across from Lido Beach and just one block from the infamous St. Armands Circle, where shopping and continental dining are at their finest. A quick drive or bike ride over the Ringling Bridge to downtown Sarasota theaters, shopping and dining. Situated in the preferred "3 Stack" on the 12th floor, this unit faces the dazzling Gulf of Mexico, Big Pass, Lido Key and Siesta Key. This roomy condominium features a bright and open floor plan, perfect for entertaining or relaxing. The spacious living room layout offers plenty of natural light from the new hurricane-impact sliding glass door. Step out onto the 280 sq. foot terrace and balcony to enjoy the refreshing Gulf of Mexico breeze or sit back, relax and soak in the spectacular sunsets. The renovated kitchen offers beautiful granite countertops, under-lit wood cabinetry, a built-in range and a raised, ambient-lit tray ceiling. Wake up every morning to breathtaking Lido Beach views in the master bedroom, complete with an en-suite bath and walk-in closet. The second bedroom offers a Murphy bed with plenty of built-in storage and shelving. Don't miss that both bedrooms offer access to the spacious terrace. The entire unit is complete with new hurricane impact windows and sliders, washer and dryer hookups and a newly painted interior. In addition, the building amenities include a fitness center, heated pool with Gulf views, an updated lobby, social room, covered carport, private storage closets and on-site management with one of the LOWEST condo fees on any of the islands! This one has it all, so hurry. This gorgeous and rare find will not last long, so schedule your in-person or virtual tour now. Seller requests highest and best offers with proof of funds delivered by Thursday, October 13th 8pm.

Essential Information
MLS® #A4514510
Full Baths2
Square Footage1,389
Year Built1968
Price Per Sqft$792
Community Information
Address1 Benjamin Franklin Drive 123
Zip Code34236
Pet Restrictions YNN
Minimum Lease3 Months
Community Features

Association Recreation - Owned,Buyer Approval Required,Deed Restrictions,Pool,Sidewalks,Water Access

Water ViewGulf/Ocean - Full

Elevator(s),Fitness Center,Laundry,Lobby Key Required,Pool,Security,Storage


Assigned,Covered,Ground Level,Guest

CoolingCentral Air
# of Stories1
Interior Features

Crown Molding,Eat-in Kitchen,Open Floorplan,Solid Wood Cabinets,Split Bedroom,Stone Counters,Tray Ceiling(s),Walk-In Closet(s),Window Treatments


Convection Oven,Cooktop,Dishwasher,Disposal,Electric Water Heater,Microwave,Refrigerator

FoundationStilt/On Piling
Exterior Features

Balcony,Hurricane Shutters,Sliding Doors,Storage

Lot Description

CoastalConstruction Control Line,FloodZone,Level,Near Public Transit,Sidewalk,Paved

School Information
ElementarySouthside Elementary
MiddleBooker Middle
HighSarasota High
Additional Information
Date ListedOctober 12th, 2021
Days on Market7
Condo Fees$2,300
Condo Fees TermQuarterly
HOA Fee$0
Tax Year2020

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Listing information last updated on October 24th, 2021 at 3:06pm EDT.