|3916 N SHELL ROAD, SARASOTA FL 34242|
Located on sought-after north Siesta Key, this coastal contemporary residence has an easy-going elegance that’s all the more enjoyable for its seaside setting. Love being adjacent to Shell Road beach access and just minutes to Downtown Sarasota with its popular arts and dining districts. Feel a sense of decompression as you walk in the door, followed by a swell of inspiration as you move through the house. The four-story open-plan layout, with elevator to all levels, flows toward blue skies and turquoise waters. High-performance, sustainable construction provide a durable foundation for the home’s refined design finishes, and include top-to-bottom concrete block exterior, breathable wall insulation, Low-E impact glass, high ceilings, Control-4 home automation and LED lights. Inside, natural honey-hued bamboo floors and live-edge eat-in island pair with contemporary stainless steel railings and modern fixtures for a pleasing eco-tech mix. The main living space is on the third level and includes an open layout for kitchen, living and dining with sliding glass doors to a covered balcony with fireplace and captivating Gulf view. The master retreat is also on this level and features a bath with custom concrete double-wide trough sink. Up one level is a bonus room/home office with half bath and balcony where awe-inspiring Gulf and sunset views are a daily indulgence. Down on the second level are the remaining three bedrooms plus a family room, balcony and exterior stairs to the pool. The ground level has a three-car garage, exercise room, covered patio and pool area with privacy wall. The heated pool has a sun shelf, linear waterfall feature and therapeutic jetted bench seat. A door on the back wall provides access to a permanent walking easement to the beach. Free-spirited, yet fully considered, be captivated by the allure of this dreamy island retreat.