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6254 Sheps Island Rd, Sarasota, FL 34241


  • Sold
  • Closed
  • Single Family
  • 3 Beds
  • 3 Full Baths
  • 1,555 Sq. Ft.
6254 Sheps Island Rd, Sarasota, FL 34241View this property at 6254 Sheps Island Rd, Sarasota, FL 34241
6254 Sheps Island RdSarasotaFL34241

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Property Description
Active with Contract. Great high and dry property in Myakka Valley Ranches, Sarasota's biggest equestrian community. Including the big Florida room, which is covered by the same roof as the rest of the house, this 3/3 pool home is around 2000 sq. ft. The18x30 Florida room (which can be closed off with accordion hurricane shutters) has wonderful views of the land, and is a great place to entertain. The owner has expanded the master bedroom (23x14) and added a master bathroom with a jetted tub. The home has an attached 2-car garage, as well as a 24X32 utility building with a concrete floor. There is a guest cottage in the back of the property. The land is fenced and cross-fenced; a saddle trail runs along the back. The property has some
beautiful mature oaks, while there are a number of good pastures for your four-legged friends. Myakka Valley Ranches is located half an hour from the white beaches of Siesta Key. There are excellent schools in the area, as well as plenty of stores and restaurants. DowntownSarasota, with its great cultural amenities, is also a 30-minute drive. The subdivision has a book club, women's forum, and a horse club. Myakka River State Park, Florida's biggest state park, borders the subdivision to the east. This is currently the best deal on 5 acres in Sarasota!

Full Property Details for 6254 Sheps Island Rd


  • Sold For: $295,000
  • HOA FEE: $33/month
  • HOA FEE FREQ.: Annual
  • Taxes: $2,784 (2012)
  • Status: Closed
  • Type: Single Family
  • MLS ID: A3975580
  • Added: 1, 940 day(s) ago


  • Number of Rooms: 8
  • Rooms/Areas: Living Room/Dining Room Combo, Open Floor Plan
  • Interior Features: Blinds/Shades, Ceiling Fan(S), Solid Surface Counters, Washer and Dryer Hookups
  • Fireplace(s): Wood Burning Fireplace
  • Appliances/Equip: Dishwasher, Disposal, Dryer, Washer, Microwave, Refrigerator, Solar Hot Water Owned
  • Flooring: Ceramic Tile, Carpet



  • Total Bathrooms: 3
  • Full Bathrooms: 3
  • Master Bathroom: Bath w Spa/Hydro Massage Tub


  • Total Bedrooms: 3

Other Rooms

  • Kitchen: Closet Pantry

Additional Information

  • Pool: Yes
  • Private Pool: Yes
  • Pool Description: Gunite/Concrete, Heated Spa, Screen Enclosure
  • Maint. Includes: Private Road


  • Exterior Features: Barn, Detached In-Law Apartment, French Doors, Fruit Trees, Hot Tub/Spa, Hurricane Shutters, Mature Landscaping, Oak Trees, Patio/Porch/Deck Screened, Rental Apartment, Sliding Doors


  • Garage: Yes
  • Parking Features: 2 Car Garage
  • Garage Description: Attached, Door Opener, Parking Pad


  • Area: Sarasota
  • County: Sarasota
  • Township: 37
  • Subdivision: Myakka Valley Ranches Unit 3
  • Driving Directions: From Clark Rd./I-75: go east for ca. 7.5 miles (Clark becomes S.R.72); north on Myakka Valley Trail; east on Sheps Island. Home is towards the end, on your RH side.
  • Direction Faces: Northeast
  • Location Details: In County, Pasture / Agricultural, Street Private, Street Paved, Zoning Permits Horses

School Information

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


  • Community Name: Myakka Valley Ranches
  • Home Owners Assn.: Required
  • Pets Allowed: Yes

Heating & Cooling

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


  • Utility Description: Electric, Well, Septic, Gas

Structural Information

  • Architectural Style: Ranch
  • Description/Design: One Story, Living Room/Dining Room Combo, Open Floor Plan
  • Structure Type: Single Family Home
  • Exterior Const.: Block
  • Foundation: Slab
  • Roof: Shingle
  • Square Feet: 1,555
  • Sq. Ft. Source: Public Records
  • Year Built: 1977

Lot Features

  • Lot Size (Acres): 5.02
  • Lot Size (Sq. Ft.): 218,750
  • Potential Use: 100
  • Zoning: OUE
  • Lot Description: In County, Pasture / Agricultural, Street Private, Street Paved, Zoning Permits Horses

Financial Considerations

  • Price Per Sq. Ft.: $209
  • Association Fee: $390
  • Assoc Fee Freq.: Annual
  • Tax Amount: $2,784
  • Tax Year: 2012
  • Terms: Cash, Conventional, FHA

Disclosures and Reports

  • Special Conditions: None
  • Legal Description: PARCEL 112 MYAKKA VALLEY RANCHES UNIT 3
  • Flood Zone: X
  • APN: 607011120
  • Plat: 0022/0012
  • Range: 20
  • Section: 16

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Schools serving 6254 Sheps Island Rd

School District:Sarasota County School District
School Name
Oak Park School - South
7285 Proctor Road, Venice, FL 34292
6.9 mi
Lakeview Elementary School, Sarasota, FL
7299 Proctor Road, Sarasota, FL 34241
7 mi
Venice Elementary School
150 E Miami Ave, Venice, FL 34285
13.7 mi
Sarasota Middle School
4826 Ashton Rd, Sarasota, FL 34233
9.6 mi
Riverview High School, Sarasota, FL
1 Ram Way, Sarasota, FL 34231
12.6 mi
Venice High School
1 Indian Avenue, Venice, FL 34285
14 mi
Disclaimer: School data provided by Pitney Bowes. School attendance boundaries are for reference only. Contact the school directly to verify enrollment eligibility.
Price & Sales History

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Community Info for 6254 Sheps Island Rd

6254 Sheps Island Rd, Sarasota, FL 34241 (MLS# A3975580) is a Single Family property that was sold at $295,000 on September 30, 2013. This property was listed by Paul Wolbers from our Sarasota Downtown Office.Want to learn more about 6254 Sheps Island Rd? Do you have questions about finding other Single Family real estate for sale in Sarasota? You can browse all Sarasota real estate or contact a Coldwell Banker agent to request more information.