1727 BAHIA VISTA STREET, SARASOTA, FL
Southern exposure! This beautifully maintained West of the Trail home is in ideal, move-in ready condition. Set among lush, manicured foliage on more than a quarter-acre of property, with its gorgeous landscaping and winding curved driveway that leads up to this impressive custom residence, built by Colt Construction in 2007. The Spanish Mediterranean design coupled with modern finishes and recent updates creates the perfect environment for your family to immediately begin enjoying. The nearly 5,000-square-foot interior is spread across two living levels, encompassing a three-bedroom main home and separate two-bedroom guest house with its own entry behind the garage. Striking features are found throughout the open-concept design, offering soaring cathedral ceilings with custom tray and coffered details, impact glass, beautiful wood accents, Aquarium glass, tailored built-ins, electric fireplace encased in floor-to-ceiling stonework and whole-house generator (2018) that operates both dwellings. Newer wood-grain tile flooring creates an effortless flow across the great room, kitchen and breakfast nook, with formal dining only steps away. The gourmet kitchen is the hub of the home, featuring naturally stained solid-wood cabinetry, granite countertops, tile backsplash, island, breakfast bar and built-in appliances (including a gas Wolf cooktop). The master wing is conveniently located on the first floor with its own study, en-suite granite bathroom, and his/her walk-in closets. Two bedrooms share a Jack-and-Jill bathroom on the second floor (one suite includes its own balcony the leads to the bonus room, currently being used as workout space). Walls of large windows and glass French doors that open to an inner courtyard, positioned to be completely private. The cozy sheltered, pavered sundeck is the perfect vantage point to soak up peaceful garden and pool views. This private outdoor entertaining space connects the main residence and guest home, offering a newly installed stainless-steel grilling station, covered dining area, sunbathing spots, heated saltwater swimming pool and raised spa with waterfall feature. Hudson Bayou is a family-friendly, downtown neighborhood in one of the city’s most sought-after school districts. You will love the walkability to the best that Sarasota offers, including the bustling activities of downtown and Sarasota Bayfront, Main Street farmers market, as well as a short drive to relish three of the town’s most popular Gulf beaches.
This seaside city’s recreational amenities also include many outstanding golf courses.