1707 Caribbean Drive, Sarasota, FLVideo Tour of 1707 Caribbean Drive, Sarasota, FL.
A property such as this does not come onto the market often. A jewel, perfectly located in one of Sarasota's most sought after "West of the Trail" waterfront communities, Coral Cove. Elegant custom waterfront home, with over 5,000 square feet of living space, which was completely rebuilt from the ground up in 1998.
You will be surrounded by a gracious and established neighborhood, among some of Sarasota's most valuable, luxurious and sought after waterfront properties.
Perfectly sited between 3 bodies of water, this home's unusually high elevation raises it outside of the flood zone so no flood insurance required! Enjoy your own private dock with electric and water, with fabulous long water views. Dolphins and manatees stop by frequently, while hawks, eagles and herons soar. Your boat ride is just 2 minutes to Little Sarasota Bay, with no bridges to bay.
An estate sized lot - the largest in all of Coral Cove-- at 26,000 sqft is graced with grand oaks and lush tropical foliage. The neighborhood is a bird sanctuary, filled with heritage trees.
Great curb appeal with an expansive circular paver driveway making comings and goings a pleasure, especially nice for receiving family, guests and for entertaining. A colonnaded covered portico leads to a large and convenient double door entry and large foyer beyond.
Luxury features include coquina stone columns, 12 and 14 foot ceilings throughout, designer fishbowl and arched windows, real wood bahama shutters, oversized crown and cove moldings, 4 luxury sized bathrooms and multiple grand entertainment spaces.
Flexible open floor plan allows for work, play and entertaining options throughout the home. Approximately 80% of the home's space is on the ground floor, while a luxurious private master suite occupies the entire second floor. This grande suite includes a glam spa bathroom, very large walk in closet, plus wonderful views of the pool and waterway. Downstairs offers 3 oversized bedrooms and 3 spacious bathrooms.
The glorious great room commands the center of the home, with 3 sets of arched french doors overlooking the resort style pool with pavered patio. Views beyond take in a lush fenced backyard with mango, fig, avocado and banana trees.
The smartly designed open kitchen offers the perfect blend of ample storage, planning, cooking and eat in areas. Stainless appliances, expansive granite counters, plus a double walk in pantry will make meal prep a breeze. Enjoy dining at the breakfast counter or expansive eat in area overlooking the pool. The kitchen is conveniently open to a wet bar, family room, and dining room beyond.
Storage throughout the home is abundant with walk in closets and light filled large laundry room. Green home features include new energy efficient dual zoned air conditioners installed in March 2021, with the convenience of smart thermostats. Oversized 2 car garage with work station and 10 foot ceilings.
Association fees are voluntary and there are no deed restrictions. The property is located across from the community's own private 2 acre bayfront park with private boat ramp.
Only a few miles and literally minutes to world renowned Siesta Key Beach and quiet and serene Turtle Beach as well. You'll be near the best of Sarasota's cultural arts, dining, shopping of every kind imaginable and the best beaches, but you may just want to stay home and enjoy carefree resort style living in this special home.
Interior Features: Ceiling Fans(s), Coffered Ceiling(s), Crown Molding, Eating Space In Kitchen, High Ceiling(s), Kitchen and Family Room Combination, Living Room/Dining Room Combo, Master Bedroom Main Floor, Open Floorplan, Other, Solid Wood Cabinets, Split Bedroom, Stone Counters, Thermostat, Tray Ceiling(s), Walk-In Closet(s), Wet Bar, Window Treatments
Fireplace(s): Living Room, Wood Burning
Appliances: Bar Fridge, Built-In Oven, Convection Oven, Dishwasher, Disposal, Electric Water Heater, Exhaust Fan, Microwave, Range, Refrigerator, Water Filtration System, Water Softener
Flooring: Carpet, Porcelain Tile, Wood
Total Bathrooms: 4
Full Bathrooms: 3
Half Bathrooms: 1
Total Bedrooms: 4
Master Bedroom: Master Bedroom - Carpet, 16 x 22, Second
Bedroom 2: Bedroom 2 - Carpet, 15 x 22, First
Bedroom 3: Bedroom 3 - Carpet, 14 x 14, First
Bedroom 4: Bedroom 4 - Wood, 15 x 15, First
Foyer/Entry: Foyer - Porcelain Tile, 12 x 11, First
Living Room: Living Room - Porcelain Tile, 23 x 37, First
Family Room: Family Room - Carpet, 19 x 21, First
Kitchen: Kitchen - Porcelain Tile, 13 x 23, First
Dining Room: Dining Room - Porcelain Tile, 12 x 25, First
Laundry: Inside, Laundry Room
Utility Room: Utility Room - Ceramic Tile, 5 x 8, First
Private Pool: Yes
Security/Safety: Security Lights, Security System, Security System Owned, Smoke Detector(s)
Deck/Patio: Covered, Front Porch, Patio, Rear Porch
Attached garage: Yes
Garage Spaces: 2
Parking Features: Circular Driveway, Driveway, Garage Door Opener, Oversized
Area: 34231 - Sarasota/Gulf Gate Branch
Subdivision: CORAL COVE
Driving Directions: From Sarasota, go south on Tamiami Trail/US41 to Right on Caribbean Drive. House is on Right
Direction Faces: West
Community Name: Coral Cove
Heating & Cooling
Cooling Type: Central Air, Humidity Control, Zoned
Heating Type: Central, Electric, Heat Pump, Zoned
Utility Description: BB/HS Internet Available, Cable TV Available, Cable Connected, Electricity Available, Electricity Connected, Fiber Optics, Public, Sewer Available, Sprinkler Well, Street Lights, Water Available
Exterior Const.: Concrete, Stucco, Wood Frame
Windows: Blinds, Insulated Windows, Shutters, Thermal Windows
Square Feet: 5,012
Sq. Ft. Source: Public Records
Year Built: 1959
Property View: Pool, Water
Lot Size (Acres): 0.59
Lot Size (Sq. Ft.): 25,729
Lot Features: Corner Lot, In County, Irregular Lot, Oversized Lot, Street Paved; 1/2 to less than 1
Lot Description: Fruit Trees, Mature Landscaping, Oak Trees, Trees/Landscaped
Water Front: Yes
Water View: Yes
Water Access: Yes
Water Access Desc: Canal - Saltwater
Water Extras: Yes
Water Front Name: MATHENY
Water Front Desc.: No Bridges To Sarasota Bay
Tax Amount: $10,494.95
Tax Year: 2020
Terms: Cash, Conventional, FHA, VA Loan
Disclosures and Reports
Special Conditions: None
Legal Description: LOT 14 BLK C AMENDED PLAT OF BLK C CORAL COVE UNIT 3 & LAND BETWEEN LOT & SEAWLLL
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Listed by Re/Max Alliance Group Sold by Stellar Non-Member Office
1707 Caribbean Drive, Sarasota, FL 34231 (MLS# T3286735) is a
Single Family property with 4 bedrooms, 3 full bathrooms and 1 partial bathroom.
1707 Caribbean Drive is currently listed for $2,795,000 and was received on January 26, 2021.
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