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$999,000 (Pending)

Beds: 5
Baths: 4
Sq. Ft.: 4,910
Type: Single Family Home
Listing #A4485655
LITERALLY ONE OF THE BEST DEALS IN ALL OF SARASOTA!!! This home is priced to sell... Unbelievable deal for a gated lakefront pool home with almost 5,000 square feet of living space on 2 acres!!!! This pricing enables you to purchase with instant equity and allows the savy buyer plenty of room for remodeling/updating to make it their own. Surrounded by higher priced estates, don't miss this opportunity. The value of the land alone gives you lots of opportunities. Nestled in Forest Lakes in the heart of Sarasota, you will enjoy the scenery along the extended driveway leading up to this expansive property, and a walking bridge taking you to your own private island with beautiful mature trees and water views. With 5+ large bedrooms and 4 bathrooms, it will be easy to have privacy when you want it, and also gather in the middle for family functions. If you are a guru in the garage, you will have an attached 2-car garage or an oversized detached garage to choose from for your automotive needs. There are two additional buildings on the property with electric and air conditioning that can be used for an office, playhouse, man cave, or she-shed! This piece of heaven also includes a large enclosed swimming pool and gazebo for those who love being outdoors to savor the Florida sunshine and watching nature living its best life along with you. When family and friends are visiting, accommodating them will be a breeze with an in-law suite downstairs, and a large bedroom with its own bathroom and separate entrance. This spacious home has a lot of character, with built-in bookshelves in the dining room, hardwood flooring, ceramic tile in the bathrooms, French doors leading out to the glass enclosed Florida room with brick pavers, and plenty of windows for natural light. The property boasts mature trees and landscaping and gorgeous water views in a serene paradise. Conveniently located downtown Sarasota and I-75, this stunning home is also situated close to world-renowned Siesta Key Beach. Schedule your appointment today to see this rare find and make it your dream home!
Property Features
Location Information
County: Sarasota
MLS Area: Sarasota/Fruitville
Latitude: 27.30305200
Longitude: -82.49220400
SW Subdivision Community Name: Forest Lakes
Subdivision: FOREST LAKES
Location: Cul-De-Sac, In County, Key Lot
Directions: Head east on Manatee Ave W toward I-75 S to State Hwy 758/Bee Ridge Rd in Sarasota County. Take exit 207 from I-75 S. Use any lane to turn right onto State Hwy 758/Bee Ridge Rd. Turn right onto Forest Lakes Dr. Turn left onto W Forest Lake Dr. Continue str
Interior Features
Additional Rooms: Bonus Room, Den/Library/Office, Interior In-Law Suite
Rooms: Bonus Room, Den/Library/Office, Interior In-Law Suite
Interior: Ceiling Fans(s), Eating Space In Kitchen, High Ceiling(s), Open Floorplan, Walk-In Closet(s)
Full Baths: 4
Has Fireplace: Yes
Fireplace Description: Wood Burning
Heat/Cool: Central
Cooling: Central Air, Zoned
Floors: Ceramic Tile, Vinyl, Wood
Appliances: Dishwasher, Disposal, Dryer, Range, Refrigerator, Washer
Has Private Pool: Yes
Exterior Features
Style: Custom
Water View: Lake
Stories: Two
Stories: Single story
Is New Construction: No
Construction: Block, Concrete, Stucco
Exterior: Lighting
Foundation: Slab
Roof: Shingle
Minimum Age for Community: No
Utilities: Cable Available, Street Lights
Parking Description: Boat, Driveway, Garage Door Opener, Guest, Open, Other
Has Garage: Yes
Fencing: Chain Link, Wood
Has a Pool: Yes
Pool Description: Deck, In Ground
Has Golf Course: Yes
Lot Description: 2 to less than 5
Lot Number: 1
Lot Size in Acres: 2.05
Lot Size in Sq. Ft.: 89, 241
Zoning: RE2
Flood Zone Code: X
Water Frontage: 300
Waterfront Description: Lake
Has Waterfront: Yes
Water Access: Lake
Additional Information
Property Type: SFR
Property SubType: Single Family Residence
Year Built: 1954
Status: Pending
Housing For Older Persons (55+): No
Association Fee Requirement: Optional
Monthly HOA Amount: $20.83
Association Fee: 250
Association Fee Frequency: Annually
Pets: Yes
Tax Amount: 5, 993.9

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Listing Agent: Christy Travis
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