Active

2605 DESOTO RD

SARASOTA FL, 34234

$1,578,000


$264.85 per sqft

Active

5 Beds

5 Baths

5,958 sqft

Residential

Built in 1968

MAGNIFICENT COUNTRY ESTATE IN THE HEART OF TOWN...You will fall in love with this 5950 s.f. RUTH RICHMOND Retro HOME built in DeSoto Acres on 2.18 Acres and only 3 miles to downtown Sarasota! Once you enter through the stately gated entrance you are greeted with engaging curb appeal and a beautiful brick courtyard. The 3,000 square foot main home was built with high ceilings, crown molding, terrazzo flooring and has THREE Ensuites, a huge living room & dining room, oversized kitchen with an abundance of cabinetry and wonderful Florida room with vistas of the 32'x16' caged pool. There is a 3000+/- square foot addition connected with a vestibule and creating a rear courtyard around the pool patio. This additional space includes a huge family/rec room, banquet hall size kitchen, two additional bedrooms, storage room and a room with a private entrance that could be an office, another bedroom or what ever one needs. A TOTAL OF 5958 heated and cooled square feet, 5+ bedrooms and 4.5 baths, 2 kitchens, 2 laundries, a two car garage, 2 car carport, large chicken coop, huge screened and shaded orchid garden and a concrete and mosaic koi pond. Your new estate has been very well preserved and has a 4.5 year old tile roof, Reverse osmosis/water filtration, central vacuum, new well pump and multiple hard wired smoke detectors. A great home for the extended family, or home office/business, etc. DeSoto Acres is a community of "Like size lots" only 3 miles to downtown Sarasota; it is a registered bird sanctuary and has an County overlay allowing horses, goats, chicken and roosters. Close to downtown Sarasota, Bradenton & I-75/UTC. You won't believe your eyes! Bedroom Closet Type: Walk-in Closet (Primary Bedroom).

A4604163

MLS ID

March 21, 2024

Listed

June 19, 2024

Updated

Map

2605 DESOTO RD
SARASOTA FL, 34234

Interior Features

Total Stories

1


Bedrooms

5


Total Bathrooms

5


Full Bathrooms

4


Half Bathrooms

1


Interior Features

Accessibility Features, Built-in Features, Ceiling Fans(s), Central Vaccum, Crown Molding, Eat-in Kitchen, High Ceilings, Primary Bedroom Main Floor, Thermostat, Walk-In Closet(s), Window Treatments


Appliances

Dishwasher, Electric Water Heater, Kitchen Reverse Osmosis System, Microwave, Range, Refrigerator, Water Filtration System, Water Softener


Laundry Description

Electric Dryer Hookup, In Garage, In Kitchen, Inside, Washer Hookup


Floor Description

Ceramic Tile, Terrazzo


Fireplace

No


Cooling

Yes


Cooling Description

Central Air, Zoned


Heating

Yes


Heating Description

Central, Electric

Exterior/Building Features

Lot Size

2.18 Acres


Exterior Features

Courtyard, Outdoor Shower, Private Mailbox, Rain Gutters, Sliding Doors


Lot Features

Cleared, In County, Paved, Unincorporated


Architectual Style

Courtyard, Mid-Century Modern, Patio Home, Mediterranean


Roof

Tile


Sewer

Septic Tank

School Information

High School

Booker High


Elementary School

Emma E. Booker Elementary

Other Property Details

Area Name

34234 - Sarasota


Taxes

$6,442


Tax Frequency

Annually


Days on Market

89


Association Fee

$35


Association Fee Frequency

Yearly


Garage

Yes


Garage Spaces

2


Parking

Circular Driveway, Covered, Driveway, Garage Door Opener, Ground Level, Off Street


View

Yes


View Description

Park/Greenbelt, Pool, Trees/Woods


County

Sarasota


Municipality

36


Water Source

Well


Pool

Yes


Pool Features

Gunite, In Ground, Outside Bath Access, Screen Enclosure


Zoning

RE1


Buyer Agency Compensation

3%

Listing History

Date

Event

Price

6/18/2024

Price Change

$1,578,000

-1%

Listed by FINE PROPERTIES
Listing Contact: 941-782-0000 

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