361 Benjamin Franklin Drive A, SARASOTA, FL

$6,995,000

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5

Beds

6

Baths

5,405

Square feet

0.16

Acres

About 361 Benjamin Franklin Drive A

Gulf Front Luxury Living at its Absolute Best in this Exquisite Estate of Palazzi Al Mare in the Heart of Lido Key! It'll be love at first sight when you enter this stunning 5 Bedrooms, 4 Full Baths, 2 Half Baths, 5-Car Garage Gulf Front Dream Estate. Enter through the Iron Front Gate to be surrounded by professional lush landscaping, added lighting, paver driveway & sidewalk leading to the backyard. This home has it all including endless unobstructed views of The Gulf of Mexico. With 5,405 square feet under air, this home features Control I4 smart home automation, expansive living spaces w/ custom designer finishes, ceiling speakers on 8-zones, custom built-ins and motorized Hunter Douglas blinds & shades throughout. First, enter through the Grand Foyer where you will be mesmerized by the breathtaking GLASS ELEVATOR & STAIRCASE for the only 5-Level Homes directly on Lido Beach! Next, take the master staircase or commercial-grade glass elevator to the open-concept, main living area which features an oversized, luxurious great room with views of the crystal blue-turquoise waters of the Gulf as you look out through the floor-to-ceiling HURRICANE IMPACT WINDOWS or SLIDING IMPACT DOORS. The sliding doors to the multiple enclave balconies throughout this home even have the NEW motorized Kevlar hurricane screens! The main living (2nd level) also features a gorgeous Gulf front great room, detailed gourmet chef's kitchen featuring SUB ZERO AND WOLF APPLIANCES, separate walk-in pantry, full dual-bar, sinks, and SUB-ZERO beverage coolers, w/ a separate ice maker as well. Each floor of TRUE living space (3) features massive en suites- customized bedrooms w/ large walk-in his & her closets; en suite bathrooms, private smart controls for the music, blinds, air/heat and lighting. There is even a 5th bedroom on the 2nd floor off the laundry room. The 2nd Primary En Suite is located on the 3rd floor featuring some of the most luxurious upgrades you'll ever see! Take the grand GLASS staircase to the showstopping 4th floor where you will find the breathtaking NEWLY TILED 8-person POOL & SPA w/ ALL NEW EQUIPMENT, overlooking the Gulf of Mexico surrounded by Trex Decking, features a motorized covered sitting area w/ a Muraled wall (that is also pre-plumbed and equipped w/ a gas line for an outdoor kitchen), a half bath, utility closet, outdoor walled speakers, Come lit security & gate system, outdoor H&C shower and one of the best rooms yet- the main Primary, which has been updated for the best mix of entertaining and privacy! Off of the pool deck you will NOW find an entertainer's dream room featuring a Sub-Zero Beverage Refrigerator, Granite Wet Bar w/ a custom Granite L-Shaped Bar, Kevlar screen on the left balcony and then Motorized Hunter Douglas privacy screens/blinds for the others. This Primary en suite features a dream bathroom w/ 2 toilet closets- 1 has a bidet as well; a laundry closet w/ Washer & Dryer Hookups, custom closet built-ins, 2 separate vanities w/ its own separate makeup vanity, custom Victoria Albert soaking tub, dual-shower head w/ sitting areas and attention to detail was not missed as you'll see double coffered custom ceilings throughout and all are unique to its own design. Not to miss, the 5th floor- rooftop terrace, where you can go to enjoy a 360-degree of water views including Sarasota bay and the Gulf of Mexico! The most relaxing & private unobstructed views any property can offer on Lido Key! Only steps to St. Armands!

Features of 361 Benjamin Franklin Drive A

MLS® # N6131634
Price $6,995,000
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms 6.00
Full Baths 4
Half Baths 2
Square Footage 5,405
Acres 0.16
Year Built 2010
Type Residential
Sub-Type Condominium
Style Coastal, Contemporary, Florida
Status Active

Community Information

Address 361 Benjamin Franklin Drive A
Area Sarasota
Subdivision PALAZZI AL MARE
City SARASOTA
County Sarasota
State FL
Zip Code 34236

Amenities

Parking Boat, Covered, Driveway, Garage Door Opener, Garage Faces Side, Golf Cart Parking, Ground Level, Guest, Oversized, Split Garage
# of Garages 5
View Water
Is Waterfront Yes
Waterfront Beach Front, Gulf/Ocean
Has Pool Yes

Interior

Interior Features Built-in Features, Ceiling Fans(s), Crown Molding, Dry Bar, Eat-in Kitchen, Elevator, High Ceilings, Living Room/Dining Room Combo, Open Floorplan, PrimaryBedroom Upstairs, Smart Home, Solid Surface Counters, Split Bedroom, Stone Counters, Thermostat, Tray Ceiling(s), Walk-In Closet(s), Wet Bar, Window Treatments
Appliances Bar Fridge, Convection Oven, Dishwasher, Disposal, Dryer, Electric Water Heater, Freezer, Ice Maker, Kitchen Reverse Osmosis System, Microwave, Range, Range Hood, Refrigerator, Solar Hot Water, Washer
Heating Central, Electric, Solar
Cooling Central Air, Zoned
Fireplace Yes
Fireplaces Decorative, Gas, Living Room
# of Stories 5

Exterior

Exterior Features Balcony, Courtyard, Irrigation System, Lighting, Outdoor Shower, Private Mailbox, Shade Shutter(s), Sidewalk, Sliding Doors
Roof Other
Foundation Block, Concrete Perimeter, Pillar/Post/Pier

Additional Information

Date Listed March 5th, 2024
Days on Market 41
Zoning RMF3
Foreclosure No
Short Sale No
RE / Bank Owned No

Listing Details

OfficeCOLDWELL BANKER REALTY

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