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3970 Prairie Dunes Dr, Sarasota, FL 34238


  • Sold
  • Closed
  • Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 5 Full Baths
  • 1 Partial Bath
  • 3,800 Sq. Ft.
3970 Prairie Dunes Dr, Sarasota, FL 34238View this property at 3970 Prairie Dunes Dr, Sarasota, FL 34238
3970 Prairie Dunes DrSarasotaFL34238

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Property Description

Superb location is only one of the many attributes enjoyed by the owners of this 3800 SF home in one of Sarasota's favorite neighborhoods. Overlooking the 9th green of the Club course with 191' of frontage and .43 Acre, the home is embraced by Oaks and Magnolia trees with open area on the east. A new 3140 SF paver drive in 2011 accentuates the oversize drive area. The pedestrian path to the TPC Clubhouse is nearby. The 4 BR, 5 1/2 BA home of contemporary design has ceilings vaulting to 15.2 ft . Clerestory windows top walls of sliding glass which are designed to disappear for glorious indoor/outdoor living. A stone-faced, wood burning fireplace soars from floor to ceiling above an 8 ft. hearth. The dramatic grand room is where life is
lived. Subtle division of area creates inviting spaces showcasing textural elegance while adding yet another dimension to the architectural palette. A new 30' pool in 2012 with crystal crete finish and 1113 SF of Travertine decking and electric heater. The four air conditioning units were replaced in 2010. House has been re-plumbed and has a continuous hot water with a softening system. Practical pleasures include amazing storage in 4 linen closets, 7 walk-in closets, china closet, 3 hanging closets, walk-in wet bar with wine refrigerator. Luxe master suite includes his & her baths with connected shower, outfitted walk-in closets. Laundry has half-bath + area for catering set-up. Central vac, plantation shutters. See attached features list.

Full Property Details for 3970 Prairie Dunes Dr


  • Sold For: $482,000
  • HOA FEE: $97/month
  • HOA FEE FREQ.: Quarterly
  • Taxes: $4,418 (2012)
  • Status: Closed
  • Type: Single Family
  • MLS ID: A3972714
  • Added: 1, 848 day(s) ago

Property History

  • 3970 Prairie Dunes Dr, Sarasota, FL
  • Sold at $482,000 on 9/27/13
  • Reduced to $499,500 on 4/29/13
  • Listed at $515,000 on 2/1/13


  • Number of Rooms: 10
  • Rooms/Areas: Breakfast Room Separate, Formal Dining Room Separate, Formal Living Room Separate, Living Room/Great Room, Master Bedroom Downstairs, Open Floor Plan, Split Bedroom, Family Room, Foyer, Inside Utility
  • Interior Features: Attic, Cathedral/Vaulted Ceiling, Ceiling Fan(S), Inside Utility, Smoke Alarm(S), Storage Room, Walk-In Closet, Wet Bar, Window Treatments
  • Fireplace(s): Family Room, Wood Burning Fireplace
  • Appliances/Equip: Dishwasher, Disposal, Dryer, Freezer, Hot Water Electric, Microwave, Refrigerator, Washer, Water FIlter Owned, Water Softener Owned
  • Flooring: Carpet, Ceramic Tile



  • Total Bathrooms: 6
  • Full Bathrooms: 5
  • Half Bathrooms: 1
  • Master Bathroom: Dual Sinks, Shower No Tub


  • Total Bedrooms: 4

Other Rooms

  • Kitchen: Desk Built In

Additional Information

  • Pool: Yes
  • Private Pool: Yes
  • Pool Description: Heated Pool, In-Ground, Screen Enclosure
  • Security/Safety: Above Flood Plain, Fire/Smoke Detection Integration


  • Exterior Features: Gutters / Downspouts, Irrigation System, Mature Landscaping, Oak Trees, Outdoor Lights, Patio/Porch/Deck Covered, Patio/Porch/Deck Screened, Sliding Doors, Storage, Fruit Trees, Trees/Landscaped


  • Garage: Yes
  • Garage Description: 22 x 26
  • Parking Features: 2 Car Garage, Golf Cart Garage
  • Garage Description: Circular Drive, Door Opener, Drive Space, Golf Cart Parking, Guest Parking, Workshop


  • Area: Sarasota/Sarasota Square
  • County: Sarasota
  • Township: 37
  • Subdivision: Country Club Of Sarasota
  • Driving Directions: Beneva Road to Country Club of Sarasota, left after gate, right on Bobolink, left on Prairie Dunes to 3970.
  • Direction Faces: North
  • Location Details: Corner Lot, Golf Course Frontage, Golf Course View, In County, Lot - Oversized, Street Paved, Street Private

School Information

  • Elementary School: Gulf Gate Elementary
  • Middle School: Sarasota Middle
  • High School: Riverview High


  • Community Name: Country Club Of Sarasota The
  • Home Owners Assn.: Required
  • Pets Allowed: Yes

Heating & Cooling

  • Cooling Type: Central, Zoned/Multiple
  • Heating Type: Central, Electric, Multi-Zone


  • Utility Description: High Speed Internet Available, County Water, Electric, Fire Hydrant, Public Municipal Water, Public Sewer, Public Utilities, Sprinkler Well, Street Lights, Underground

Structural Information

  • Architectural Style: Contemporary, Custom
  • Description/Design: One Story, Breakfast Room Separate, Formal Dining Room Separate, Formal Living Room Separate, Living Room/Great Room, Master Bedroom Downstairs, Open Floor Plan, Split Bedroom
  • Structure Type: Single Family Home
  • Exterior Const.: Wood Frame
  • Foundation: Slab
  • Roof: Shingle
  • Square Feet: 3,800
  • Sq. Ft. Source: Public Records
  • Year Built: 1980

Lot Features

  • Lot Size (Acres): 0.43
  • Lot Size (Sq. Ft.): 18,653
  • Lot Dimensions: 142 x 62 x 191 x 150
  • Potential Use: 100
  • Zoning: RE2
  • Lot Description: Corner Lot, Golf Course Frontage, Golf Course View, In County, Lot - Oversized, Street Paved, Street Private

Green Features

  • Indoor Air Quality: Bath Fans Vented to Outside, Fireplace - Direct Vent, HVAC Filter MERV 8+, HVAC UV/Elec. Filtration, Range Hood Vented to Outside, Whole House Vacuum System

Financial Considerations

  • Price Per Sq. Ft.: $131.45
  • Association Fee: $292
  • Assoc Fee Freq.: Quarterly
  • Tax Amount: $4,418
  • Tax Year: 2012

Disclosures and Reports

  • Special Conditions: None
  • Legal Description: LOT 172 COUNTRY CLUB OF SARASOTA THE ORI 1998126458
  • APN: 114010010
  • Plat: 0024/0016
  • Range: 18
  • Section: 22
  • Lot: 172

Listed by Michael Saunders & Company
Sold by Michael Saunders & Company

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Schools serving 3970 Prairie Dunes Dr

School District:
Sarasota County School District
School Name
Gulf Gate Elementary School
6500 South Lockwood Ridge Road, Sarasota, FL 34231
1.8 mi
Sarasota Middle School
4826 Ashton Rd, Sarasota, FL 34233
2 mi
Riverview High School, Sarasota, FL
1 Ram Way, Sarasota, FL 34231
3.3 mi
Disclaimer: School data provided by Pitney Bowes. School attendance boundaries are for reference only. Contact the school directly to verify enrollment eligibility.

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Listed by Michael Saunders & Company
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