1 Benjamin Franklin Dr #56

Sarasota, FL 34236 View Map $1,450,000 Ask a Question

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Status: Sold
Property Type:Condominium
MLS #:A4571962
Sq. Feet:1,389
Date Sold:9/5/2023
Monthly HOA:$1,167
You will be enchanted by direct Beach Views over the tranquil waters of the Gulf of Mexico from every room in this West, Northwest facing condo on the 5th floor of St Armands Towers North in the desirable Sunset Stack . Breathtaking water views set the stage in this bright and tastefully furnished 1,389 sq. ft. residence, with 2 bedrooms, and 2 bathrooms, perfect for a vacation home or year-round living, with the furnishings included. A private 40-ft long balcony overlooking Lido Beach offers the ultimate oasis to take in the sights and sounds of island life, accessible from sliding doors in the living room and both bedrooms. The spacious primary suite offers spectacular views of Lido beach, as well as St Armands Circle and Pansy's Bayou, with an ensuite bathroom to complete the space including a walk-in closet. An additional bedroom with mesmerizing Gulf views is the ideal space for guests. Electric hurricane shutters on all windows, one covered carport space, and a private storage closet is included. A landmark on Lido Key, St Armand Towers North boasts one of Sarasota's most iconic locations one block from St Armands Circle's many shops and restaurants, and directly across from Lido Beach. The island resort lifestyle is ingrained in this lovely community with amenities that include a heated pool with Gulf Views, exercise facility, community room/library, onsite Maintenance Supervisor, and a full-time office manager. Whether you appreciate leisurely pursuits like shopping and dining on the Circle, strolling the sugar-white sands of Lido Beach, or you prefer to seek adventure-packed bicycling, kayaking, or paddleboard excursions, this ultimate location offers it all within walking distance, and is just around the corner from the free-trolley stop to downtown Sarasota, and all that it offers.

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About  1 Benjamin Franklin Dr #56, FL 34236 - MLS A4571962

In Sarasota county, this property is located at 1 Benjamin Franklin Dr #56 in the St Armand Towers North community of Sarasota, with a current listing price of $1,450,000. This 1389 square foot house for sale has 2 bedrooms, 2 baths.

For more information about 1 Benjamin Franklin Dr #56, see more details below as entered by the listing brokerage, including property taxes, year built, assigned schools, type of construction, exterior and interior features, locations, views, and any community amenities in St Armand Towers North .

Call Corcoran Dwellings to find your Sarasota area dream home today! Our local agents are experts in the Sarasota real estate market and are committed to providing outstanding service. To tour MLS A4571962 today, connect with an agent at (844) 212-5834.

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Community Information

Address:1 Benjamin Franklin Dr #56, Sarasota, FL 34236
Area:34236 - Sarasota
Body of Water:Lido Beach / Gulf Of Mexico
Subdivision:St Armand Towers North
Zip Code:34236


Unit Number:#56
Bedrooms: 2
Bathrooms: 2
Year Built:1968
Construction Materials: Concrete, Stucco
Building Description: High Rise
Flooring Types: Carpet, Tile
Roof: Built-Up
Foundation: Slab, Stilt/On Piling
Carport Spaces: 1
Parking Features: Assigned, Covered, Guest

Features / Amenities

Interior Features: Ceiling Fans(s), Crown Molding, Living Room/Dining Room Combo, Open Floorplan, Walk-In Closet(s), Window Treatments
Appliances: Dishwasher, Microwave, Range, Refrigerator
Flooring: Carpet, Tile
Furnished: Furnished
Exterior Features: Lighting
Window: Shutters
Carport Spaces: 1
Parking: Assigned, Covered, Guest
Cooling: Central Air
Heating: Central, Electric
Air Conditioning: Central Air


Balcony/Porch/LanaiFirst7 X 40
Bedroom 2First12 X 12
KitchenFirst12 X 12
Master BedroomFirst14 X 22En Suite Bathroom
Living RoomFirst15 X 29

Property Features

View: Water
Water View: Bayou, Beach, Gulf/Ocean - Full, Intracoastal Waterway
Waterfront Feet: 0
Water Name: Lido Beach / Gulf Of Mexico
Lot #: 0
Additional Water Information: View of Pansy Bayou from Primary Bedroom
Flood Zone: AE
Utilities: Public
Sewer: Public Sewer
Water: Public
Road Surface: Paved
Directions:Through St Armands Circle towards Lido Beach, turn left on S. Polk Dr., then right into St Armands Tower North. Park in front of the building. Agent will meet you at the building entrance.

Tax and Financial Info

Tax Year: 2022
Tax Annual Amount: $10,281.43
Ownership: Condominium
Financing Available: Cash
Homestead: No
Total Annual Fees: $14,000
Average Monthly Fees: $1,166.67
Condo Fee: $3,500 (paid Quarterly)
Approval Process: Application, fee, and background check.
Disclosures: Condominium Disclosure Available, Lead Paint, Seller Property Disclosure
Realtor Info: As-Is, No Sign
Minimum Lease: 3 Months
Association Fee Includes: Pool, Escrow Reserves Fund, Insurance, Maintenance Grounds, Management, Pest Control, Recreational Facilities, Sewer, Trash, Water
Monthly Condo Fee Amount: $1, 167
Monthly Maint. Fee (in addition to HOA fee): $0



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