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  • Price$2,385,000
  • Beds6
  • Baths6
  • Sq. Ft.5,479
  • Acres0.47
  • Built1932

3308 Higel Ave, Sarasota

New pricing, $300,000 less. A rare opportunity in paradise. Live in an historic waterfront estate on deep sailboat water, on the coveted north end of Siesta Key. This significant home in an historic neighborhood was originally built in 1917 by the mayor of Sarasota, Harry Higel. Impressive renovations and additions have been made through the years with special attention paid to the structure's original materials, environment and history. The home is beautifully maintained with a welcoming wide front porch, original pecky cypress walls and heart pine floors throughout, authentic moldings, fireplace and a "sleeping" porch, all which evoke a feeling of a time gone by. Cozy comfort, yet spacious, casual elegance, a perfect combination of old and new where one can easily entertain small, intimate parties or large numbers. The main house includes living and dining rooms, office, spacious island kitchen, family room, wine cellar and first-floor master suite with soaring ceilings. Upstairs are four bedrooms, baths and a family room. The separate guest "Lodge" was built in 1988 to complement the main house and offers a game room, bedroom, bath and sleeping loft over a two-car garage. The expansive waterfront backyard includes an oversized pool, a spectacular creeping fig tree and a boat dock and jet ski lift on the wide canal that connects Big Pass, the Gulf of Mexico and the Bay where dolphin, manatee and colorful sunsets are abundant. Minutes to Siesta Beach, Siesta Village and easy access to downtown Sarasota.

Essential Information

  • MLS® #A4210805
  • Price$2,385,000
  • Bedrooms6
  • Bathrooms6.00
  • Full Baths4
  • Half Baths2
  • Square Footage5,479
  • Acres0.47
  • Year Built1932
  • TypeResidential
  • Sub-TypeSingle Family Home
  • StyleHistorical
  • StatusActive

Amenities

  • UtilitiesBB/HS Internet Available, Cable Connected, Electricity Connected, Public, Sprinkler Well
  • ParkingDriveway, Garage Door Opener, Guest, Parking Pad, Workshop in Garage
  • # of Garages2
  • GaragesUnder Building Parking, , 2 Car Garage
  • ViewFlood Zone, In City Limits, Lot - Oversized, Sidewalk, Street Dead-End, Flood Insurance Required, Water View, Wooded View
  • Is WaterfrontYes
  • WaterfrontCanal-salt
  • Has PoolYes
  • PoolGunite, In Ground

Exterior

  • ExteriorWood Frame, Siding
  • Exterior FeaturesBalcony/Sun Deck, Irrigation System, Outdoor Shower, Mature Landscaping, Trees/Landscaped, French Doors, Rain Gutters, Patio/Porch Covered, Patio/Porch Screened
  • Lot Description1/4 Acre to 21779 Sq. Ft.
  • WindowsBlinds, Rods
  • RoofMetal
  • FoundationCrawlspace

Additional Information

  • Days on Market331
  • ZoningRSF1

Community Information

  • Address3308 Higel Ave
  • AreaSarasota/Crescent Beach/Siesta Key
  • SubdivisionSiesta Rev Resub
  • CitySarasota
  • CountySarasota County
  • StateFL
  • Zip Code34242

Interior

  • InteriorCarpet, Ceramic Tile, Wood
  • Interior FeaturesBuilt in Features, Ceiling Fans(s), Crown Molding, High Ceiling(s), Kitchen/Family Room Combo, Master Bedroom Downstairs, Solid Wood Cabinets, Split Bedroom, Stone Counters, Walk-In Closet(s)
  • AppliancesBuilt-In Oven, Convection Oven, Cooktop, Dishwasher, Disposal, Dryer, Electric Water Heater, Exhaust Fan, Microwave, Refrigerator, Washer, Double Oven
  • HeatingCentral, Heat Pump, Zoned
  • CoolingCentral Air, Zoned
  • FireplaceYes
  • FireplacesLiving Room, Wood Burning
  • StoriesTwo Story

School Information

  • ElementaryPhillippi Shores
  • MiddleBrookside
  • HighSarasota

Listing Details

  • Listing Office:Premier Sothebys Intl Realty
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Listing information last updated on January 18th, 2019 at 9:30pm EST.