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5261 Far Oak Cir, Sarasota, FL 34238


  • Sold
  • Closed
  • Single Family
  • 3 Beds
  • 2 Full Baths
  • 1 Partial Bath
  • 2,241 Sq. Ft.
5261 Far Oak Cir, Sarasota, FL 34238View this property at 5261 Far Oak Cir, Sarasota, FL 34238
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Property Description

NEW PRICE! Exotic and tropical oasis! This is what Florida living is all about! Discover this custom Lee Wetherington built pool home with a spacious open split floor plan. Built on a premium preserve lot for the utmost privacy. The owners added the perfect landscaping to compliment the island getaway feeling. Updated throughout: gourmet kitchen with European granite counters, cherry cabinets, newer appliances and designer stone backsplash. Window treatments are Hunter Douglas and Plantation shutters. Easy care floors are bamboo, ceramic tile and laminate. Dining room has a private screened garden with a tranquil fountain. The third bedroom is currently being used as a home office/den. Well maintained: recently replaced air conditioner,
hot water htr, pool pump and filter. Home re-plumbed. Natural gas: stove, hot water htr, dryer and pool htr. Oversized caged pool has a lge tile deck and is perfect for entertaining and enjoying the sunshine. But wait: there's more! Hurricane protection: lexan shutters andmesh screens. Light weight, quick and easy to install for peace of mind. Lots of storage! Turtle Rock is a well est. neighborhood on Palmer Ranch. It offers 24 hour security guarded gate, tennis, basketball and community heated pool. 350 acres of naturepreserves, lakes and nature trails. Minutes from the Legacy Bike Trail, shopping, restaurants, the YMCA, Serendipity Tennis Center, Siesta Key beaches and easy access to I-75. This home is a special opportunity! Air conditioner serviced: June 2013.

Full Property Detailsfor 5261 Far Oak Cir


  • Sold For: $400,000
  • HOA FEE: $138/month
  • HOA FEE FREQ.: Quarterly
  • Taxes: $3,240 (2012)
  • Status: Closed
  • Type: Single Family
  • MLS ID: A3977449
  • Added: 1, 788 day(s) ago

Property History

  • 5261 Far Oak Cir, Sarasota, FL
  • Sold at $400,000 on 9/12/13
  • Reduced to $425,000 on 7/3/13
  • Reduced to $440,000 on 6/6/13
  • Listed at $449,500 on 4/30/13


  • Number of Rooms: 7
  • Rooms/Areas: Eating Space In Kitchen, Formal Dining Room Separate, Formal Living Room Separate, Master Bedroom Downstairs, Open Floor Plan, Split Bedroom, Volume Ceilings
  • Interior Features: Attic, Blinds/Shades, Cathedral/Vaulted Ceiling, Ceiling Fan(S), Crown Molding, Inside Utility, Rods, Smoke Alarm(S), Solid Surface Counters, Solid Wood Cabinets, Walk-In Closet, Window Treatments
  • Appliances/Equip: Dishwasher, Disposal, Dryer, Gas Appliances, Hot Water Gas, Microwave, Refrigerator, Range, Washer
  • Flooring: Bamboo, Ceramic Tile



  • Total Bathrooms: 3
  • Full Bathrooms: 2
  • Half Bathrooms: 1
  • Master Bathroom: Dual Sinks, Tub with Separate Shower Stall


  • Total Bedrooms: 3

Other Rooms

  • Kitchen: Walk In Pantry, Island

Additional Information

  • Shared Pool: Yes
  • Pool: Yes
  • Private Pool: Yes
  • Pool Description: Heated Pool, In-Ground, Screen Enclosure


  • Exterior Features: French Doors, Hurricane Shutters, Irrigation System, Oak Trees, Outdoor Shower, Patio/Porch/Deck Screened, Screen/Covered Enclosure, Sliding Doors, Trees/Landscaped


  • Garage: Yes
  • Parking Features: 2 Car Garage
  • Garage Description: Attached


  • Area: Sarasota/Sarasota Square
  • County: Sarasota
  • Township: 37
  • Subdivision: Turtle Rock A2
  • Driving Directions: Central Sarasota Parkway to South entrance of Turtle Rock. First right onto Park Shore. Right on Great Meadow. Left on Far Oak to 5261 on right.
  • Location Details: Garden View, Street Paved

School Information

  • Elementary School: Ashton Elementary
  • Middle School: Sarasota Middle
  • High School: Riverview High


  • Community Name: Turtle Rock
  • Home Owners Assn.: Required
  • Pets Allowed: Yes

Heating & Cooling

  • Cooling Type: Central
  • Heating Type: Central


  • Utility Description: Public Utilities

Structural Information

  • Architectural Style: Custom, Ranch
  • Description/Design: One Story, Eating Space In Kitchen, Formal Dining Room Separate, Formal Living Room Separate, Master Bedroom Downstairs, Open Floor Plan, Split Bedroom, Volume Ceilings
  • Structure Type: Single Family Home
  • Exterior Const.: Block, Stucco
  • Foundation: Slab
  • Roof: Tile
  • Square Feet: 2,241
  • Sq. Ft. Source: Public Records
  • Year Built: 1996

Lot Features

  • Lot Size (Acres): 0.23
  • Lot Size (Sq. Ft.): 9,874
  • Potential Use: 100
  • Zoning: RSF3
  • Lot Description: Garden View, Street Paved

Financial Considerations

  • Price Per Sq. Ft.: $189.65
  • Association Fee: $413
  • Assoc Fee Freq.: Quarterly
  • Tax Amount: $3,240
  • Tax Year: 2012

Disclosures and Reports

  • Special Conditions: None
  • Legal Description: LOT 104 PARCEL A-2 AT TURTLE ROCK
  • Flood Zone: X
  • APN: 136040035
  • Plat: 0037/0010
  • Range: 18
  • Section: 36
  • Lot: 104

Listed by Re/Max Alliance Group
Sold by Michael Saunders & Company

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Schoolsserving 5261 Far Oak Cir

School District:Sarasota County School District
School Name
Ashton Elementary School
5110 Ashton Road, Sarasota, FL 34233
3.7 mi
Sarasota Middle School
4826 Ashton Rd, Sarasota, FL 34233
3.5 mi
Riverview High School, Sarasota, FL
1 Ram Way, Sarasota, FL 34231
5.2 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 Re/Max Alliance Group
Sold by Michael Saunders & Company

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