778 Siesta Drive Sarasota, FL 34242
Listing Courtesy of: STELLAR / Premier Sothebys Intl Realty

  778 Siesta Drive Sarasota, FL 34242

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This stunning north Siesta Key estate on sailboat water offers deep-water dockage and multiple lifts for serious boaters. Experience the magnificence of this impressive, private harbor-front residence. Conveniently located on the coveted north end of the island, providing exceptional waterfront living with swift access to Sarasota Bay and the Gulf of Mexico by water and mainland Sarasota by land. You’ll savor spectacular views of the protected harbor, bay and Intracoastal Waterway from the home, saltwater pool and dock. Expertly crafted by Voigt Brothers, an award-winning luxury homebuilder, this fabulous home was designed for entertaining and offers fine finishes and beautiful architectural elements throughout. Featuring numerous luxurious amenities: massive mahogany front doors, gleaming travertine and cherrywood floors, soaring coffered ceilings, crown molding and stone countertops. Upon entry, the spacious living room offers resplendent water views and a gas fireplace and coral stone mantel wall that meets the ceiling. The intimate dining room is perfect for formal dining; a large cedar-lined wine cellar is steps away. Offering an open-concept floor plan, the island kitchen features a six-burner gas range and pot-filler, double wall ovens, dual refrigeration drawers, ice maker, abundant storage, walk-in pantry and breakfast bar and flows easily to the casual dining room and family room, all with harbor vistas. Relish colorful sunrises from the large, luxurious master bedroom suite, the perfect oasis for relaxing after a day on the boat or at the beach. Upstairs are two generous guest suites opening to a private 40-foot covered terrace with beadboard ceilings, a game room with a fully equipped wet bar and laundry room, all accessed by the elevator or staircase. A “captain’s suite” guest apartment with kitchenette, full bath and private balcony entrance is separate, yet attached. Enjoy year-round outdoor living with 80 feet of expansive covered patios including an outdoor grilling area overlooking the sparkling pool and spa surrounded by extensive Philippine shell stone decking with abundant seating areas. A stone pathway leads to the private mini-marina, ideal for mariners, featuring a large deep-water dock that can accommodate an 80-foot yacht, 30-foot fishing vessel and WaveRunners, complete with 20,000-pound, 8,000-pound and Jet Ski lifts with snook lights. Enjoy dolphin watching, fishing and watersports from your dock, complete with water and electric. In the evening, relax by the pool to enjoy the dazzling Siesta Key sunsets. Additional features: tray ceilings, surround sound system throughout, master bedroom washer and dryer, pool bath, security system and cameras, whole-house generator, circular paver driveway, trellis and fountain, and three-car garage. Electric gated and walled for complete privacy. Minutes to Siesta Beach and Siesta Village and less than 10 minutes to the urban and cultural amenities of downtown Sarasota.

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Lot Size
0.48 acres
Single-Family Home
Year Built
Florida, Custom
Water, Pool
Sarasota County
Bathroom Details
  • Full Bathrooms: 4
  • Half Bathrooms: 2
Interior Features
  • Appliances: Wine Refrigerator
  • Appliances: Washer
  • Appliances: Refrigerator
  • Appliances: Range Hood
  • Appliances: Range
  • Appliances: Microwave
  • Appliances: Gas Water Heater
  • Appliances: Exhaust Fan
  • Appliances: Dryer
  • Appliances: Disposal
  • Appliances: Dishwasher
  • Appliances: Convection Oven
  • Appliances: Bar Fridge
  • Interior In-Law Suite
  • Inside Utility
  • Formal Living Room Separate
  • Formal Dining Room Separate
  • Family Room
  • Den/Library/Office
  • Breakfast Room Separate
  • Bonus Room
  • Window Treatments
  • Walk-In Closet(s)
  • Tray Ceiling(s)
  • Thermostat
  • Stone Counters
  • Split Bedroom
  • Solid Wood Cabinets
  • Solid Surface Counters
  • Open Floorplan
  • Master Bedroom Main Floor
  • Kitchen/Family Room Combo
  • High Ceilings
  • Elevator
  • Crown Molding
  • Coffered Ceiling(s)
  • Central Vaccum
  • Ceiling Fans(s)
  • Cathedral Ceiling(s)
  • Built-In Features
  • Bay Island Shores Unit 1
Lot Information
  • Paved
  • Sidewalk
  • Level
  • City Limits
  • Floodzone
Property Features
  • Fireplace: Living Room
  • Fireplace: Gas
  • Foundation: Stem Wall
  • Foundation: Slab
Heating and Cooling
  • Zoned
  • Natural Gas
  • Electric
  • Central Air
Pool Information
  • Salt Water
  • Outside Bath Access
  • Lighting
  • In Ground
  • Heated
  • Auto Cleaner
  • Wood
  • Travertine
  • Tile
  • Carpet
Exterior Features
  • Stucco
  • Concrete
  • Block
  • Roof: Tile
  • Roof: Concrete
Utility Information
  • Utilities: Water Source: Public, Water Connected, Sewer Connected, Phone Available, Natural Gas Connected, Fiber Optics, Electricity Connected, Cable Connected, Bb/Hs Internet Available
  • Sewer: Public Sewer
School Information
  • Elementary School: Phillippi Shores Elementary
  • Middle School: Brookside Middle
  • High School: Sarasota High
  • 34X23
  • Garage Faces Side
  • Garage Door Opener
  • Driveway
  • Circular Driveway
Living Area
  • 6,395 sqft
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