3308 HIGEL AVENUE, SARASOTA, FL 34242
$2,685,000
Single Family Home 6 Beds 5 Baths 5,479 Square Feet Taxes: $10,921.00 Built in 1932 2 Garage Spaces Style: Historical Type: Single Family Residence Listed on 02/20/2018 MLS # A4210805

Description of 3308 HIGEL AVENUE, SARASOTA, FL 34242

A rare opportunity to live in a historic waterfront estate in paradise. Located on deep sailboat water in the historic neighborhood of Higel Avenue, on the coveted north end of Siesta Key. This significant home 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, 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 with desk and breakfast bar, family room, wine cellar, first-floor master suite with soaring ceilings, and upstairs, 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. A spectacular creeping fig tree compliments the expansive waterfront backyard including a wonderful, oversized pool. Boat dock and jet ski lift on the wide canal that connects Big Pass to the Bay where dolphin and manatee are abundant. Access to the Gulf of Mexico in minutes. Minutes to Siesta Beach and Village.

Directions to 3308 HIGEL AVENUE, SARASOTA, FL 34242

From 41, cross the Siesta Drive bridge, (just before curve where it turns to Higel) turn right on La Paloma which will merge into Higel. To address down on your left.

Features of 3308 HIGEL AVENUE, SARASOTA, FL 34242

Schools

  • Elementary school: Phillippi Shores Elementary
  • High school: Sarasota High
  • Middle school: Brookside Middle

Rooms

  • Bedroom 3 is 19x10
  • Bedroom 3 Level: Second
  • Bedroom 4 is 12x10
  • Bedroom 4 Level: Second
  • Bedroom 5 is 19x10
  • Bedroom 5 Level: Second
  • Bonus Room is 21x21
  • Bonus Room Level: Second
  • Dining Level: First
  • Dining Room is 19x11
  • Family Room
  • Family room is 21x15
  • Family Room Level: First
  • Formal Dining Room
  • Game room
  • Game Room is 24x15
  • Game Room Level: Second
  • Guest house
  • Kitchen is 21x14
  • Kitchen Level: First
  • Living Room is 19x15
  • Living Room Level: First
  • Loft
  • Master bedroom is 21x20
  • Master Bedroom Level: First
  • Office is 19x10
  • Office Level: First
  • Utility Room is 12x8
  • Workshop

Appliances

  • Cooktop
  • Dishwasher
  • Double oven
  • Dryer
  • Microwave oven
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Washer

Fireplace

  • Fireplace in living room
  • Woodburning fireplace(s)

Heating/Cooling

  • Ceiling fan(s)
  • Central air
  • Central heat
  • Electric water heater
  • Exhaust fan
  • Heat pump
  • Zoned heat

Garage

  • Garage dimension is: 24x23
  • Garage spaces: 2

Exterior

  • Balcony
  • Deck
  • Frame exterior
  • Inground pool
  • Patio
  • Pool
  • Porch
  • Wood frame exterior

Lot

  • Improvement: sidewalks
  • Lot acreage is: 0.47
  • Lot dimension is: 200x110x235x89
  • Lot has canal view
  • Lot has eastern exposure
  • Lot has water view
  • Lot zoned: RSF1
  • Subdivision: SIESTA REV RESUB
  • Waterfront lot

Interior

  • Breakfast room
  • Carpet
  • Ceramic tile flooring
  • Garbage disposal
  • Security system
  • Smoke alarm
  • Spa
  • Tile flooring
  • Walk-in closet(s)
  • Window coverings
  • Wood floors

Roofing

  • Metal roof

Basement

  • Crawlspace

Construction

  • Total square feet: 5479.00

Other

  • Pets allowed
  • Tax year: 2017

Mortgage Payments for 3308 HIGEL AVENUE, SARASOTA, FL 34242

The approximate monthly Principal & Interest payment for this property would be $13,794. This payment is based on a 30-year loan at a fixed rate of 4.94 % with a down payment of $268,500. Actual lender interest rates and loan programs may vary.

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