5 Beds | 3.5 Baths | 3,136 sq. ft.
1205 South Orange Avenue
Luxury Home for Sale in Sarasota, FL | A4210648
Classic Southern style with a mix of rustic elegance create the perfect balance of comfort and style in this West of Trail Sarasota home. The house sits comfortably on an oversize corner lot, its warm exterior reflecting the heartfelt charm to be found inside. Airy spaces allow abundant natural light into the home, lending a bright and welcoming tone to the space. High tongue-and-groove ceilings, original wood floors, two fireplaces and tall windows dressed with plantation shutters set the traditional tone. 2016 updates include new air conditioning, hurricane impact windows, appliances, pool surface and pool cage screen.
The 3,136 square-foot residence has five bedrooms, three baths, formal living room, formal dining room and open kitchen/family room. The dining room can accommodate the occasional crowd, but also offers intimacy for small gatherings. Walk through the butler’s pantry into the spacious kitchen with solid-wood cabinetry, black soapstone countertops, eat-in counter and gas slide-in range. The family room features a wood-burning fireplace and flows easily to the outside, making the outdoors a part of everyday experience. The master suite is on the ground floor and features walk-in closet and ensuite bath. The rest of the bedrooms and baths are on the second floor.
Outdoor living is easy inside the screened-in pool area with covered lanai. The large backyard features privacy landscape, mature oak trees and irrigation on well. Zoning allows for a guest house to be built on the property. Located in one of Sarasota’s most coveted neighborhoods just minutes to Southside Village, Sarasota Memorial Hospital, Downtown Sarasota and beaches.
- Central West of Trail location
- Oversize corner lot (.47 acre)
- Classic southern style
- Covered front porch
- 3,136 sq. ft. A/C | 4,406 sq. ft. total
- 5 bedrooms, 3.5 baths
- Formal living room
- Formal dining room
- Open kitchen/family room
- Master bedroom on first floor
- 2 wood-burning fireplaces
- Covered and screened-in lanai
- Large, heated, screened-in pool
- New hurricane impact windows
- Zoning allows for guest house to be built on property