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1561 San Carlos Bay Dr, Sanibel, FL 33957


  • For Sale
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  • Single Family
  • 3 Beds
  • 4 Full Baths
  • 3,094 Sq. Ft.
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1561 San Carlos Bay Dr Sanibel FL 33957

Property Description

Introducing "Antebellum." This stunning property combines the aesthetics of a Georgia plantation home with a unique and idyllic waterfront location. Built across the street from Boch Park and the bay beyond, this home features sweeping views of San Carlos Bay while having a wide navigable sea-walled canal behind giving the feel of 360-degree water views. The wide direct access canal can accommodate very large vessels of all types and this home features a 25,000-pound boat lift. The beautiful front stairs lead you to soaring two-story windows at the front door perfect for framing the bay views. The interior is just as stunning as the exterior featuring two living rooms, fireplace, a private elevator to all three floors and a beautiful
master suite. The entire home is fully furnished with high end decorator furnishings all of which are included with the home. This home is wrapped in a multitude of screened and open porches to enjoy the fantastic water views. Whether its boats on a canal out back or the bay in front, every window frames water views. This unique waterfront Sanibel estate awaits.

Full Property Details for 1561 San Carlos Bay Dr

  • Price: $2,895,000
  • Taxes: $15,973 (2015)
  • Status: Active
  • Type: Single Family
  • MLS ID: 216074210
  • Updated: 4/24/2017
  • Added: 262 day(s) ago

Property History

  • 1561 San Carlos Bay Dr, Sanibel, FL
  • Listed at $2,895,000 on 11/28/16


  • Interior Features: Bar, Cathedral Ceiling, Fireplace, French Doors, Volume Ceiling
  • Appliances: Cooktop, Dishwasher, Disposal, Double Oven, Dryer, Microwave, Refrigerator with Icemaker, Wall Oven, Washer, Wine Cooler
  • Flooring: Carpet, Tile



  • Total Bathrooms: 4
  • Full Bathrooms: 4
  • Master Bathroom: Dual Sinks, Separate Tub And Shower


  • Total Bedrooms: 3

Other Rooms

  • Dining Room: Eat-in Kitchen
  • Other Room 2: Great Room

Additional Information

  • Shared Amenities: None
  • Pool: Yes
  • Private Pool: Yes
  • Pool Description: Below Ground, Equipment Stays, Heated Electric
  • Private Spa: Yes
  • Spa Description: Below Ground, Equipment Stays, Heated Electric


  • Exterior Features: Automatic Sprinkler


  • Attached garage: Yes
  • Garage Spaces: 3
  • Garage Description: Attached


  • Area: SI01 - Sanibel Island
  • County: Lee
  • Development Name: SANIBEL ISLES
  • Subdivision: SANIBEL ISLES


  • Community Name: SANIBEL ISLES
  • Community Type: See Remarks

Heating & Cooling

  • Cooling Type: Ceiling Fans, Central Electric
  • Heating Type: Central Electric


  • Sewer: Central
  • Water: Central
  • Cable Available: Yes

Structural Information

  • Architectural Style: Two Story
  • Description/Design: 2 Story, Split Bedrooms
  • Structure Type: Single Family
  • Construction: Elevated, Piling
  • Exterior Const.: Stucco, Vinyl Siding
  • Roof: Metal
  • Windows/Doors: Sliding
  • Elevator: Yes
  • Stories/Levels: 2
  • Square Feet: 3,094
  • Year Built: 1988

Unit Information

  • Units in Building: 1
  • Units in Complex: 1

Lot Features

  • Property View: Bay, Canal
  • Lot Size (Acres): 0.3341
  • Dimensions Front: 140
  • Dimensions Left: 90
  • Dimensions Rear: 140
  • Dimensions Right: 90
  • Irrigation System: Central
  • Lot Description: Across from Waterfront, See Remarks

Water Features

  • Water Front: Yes
  • Boat Access Desc: Boat Dock Private, Boat Lift, Dock Included, Electricity Available at the Dock, Water Available at the Dock
  • Water Front Desc.: Bay, Canal

Financial Considerations

  • Tax Amount: $15,973
  • Tax Year: 2015

Disclosures and Reports

  • Legal Description: FR SW COR LOT 32 BLK A SANIBEL ISLES RUN N 01 DEG 01 MIN 00 SEC W 50 FT TH
  • Restrictions: None
  • Property ID: 18-46-23-T4-0060A.0290

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1561 San Carlos Bay Dr, Sanibel, FL 33957 (MLS# 216074210) is a Single Family property with 3 bedrooms and 4 full bathrooms. 1561 San Carlos Bay Dr is currently listed for $2,895,000 and was received on November 28, 2016. Want to learn more about 1561 San Carlos Bay Dr? Do you have questions about finding other Single Family real estate for sale in Sanibel? You can browse all Sanibel real estate or contact a Coldwell Banker agent to request more information.

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