3308 Higel Ave

$1,999,000, 6 Beds 6 Baths 5,479 Sqft .47 Acres 2 Garages

About This Property

New pricing, $300,000 less. A rare opportunity in paradise. Live in an historic waterfront estate on deep sailboat water, on the coveted north end of Siesta Key. This significant home in an historic neighborhood 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, all 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, family room, wine cellar and first-floor master suite with soaring ceilings. Upstairs are 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. The expansive waterfront backyard includes an oversized pool, a spectacular creeping fig tree and a boat dock and jet ski lift on the wide canal that connects Big Pass, the Gulf of Mexico and the Bay where dolphin, manatee and colorful sunsets are abundant. Minutes to Siesta Beach, Siesta Village and easy access to downtown Sarasota.

Essential Information

MLS® #A4210805
Price$1,999,000
Bedrooms6
Bathrooms6.00
Full Baths4
Half Baths2
Square Footage5,479
Acres0.47
Year Built1932
TypeResidential
Sub-TypeSingle Family Home
StyleHistorical
StatusActive

Community Information

Address3308 Higel Ave
SubdivisionSiesta Rev Resub
CitySarasota
CountySarasota County
StateFL
Zip Code34242

Area

Sarasota/Crescent Beach/Siesta Key

Amenities

# of Garages2
Is WaterfrontYes
WaterfrontCanal-salt
Has PoolYes
PoolGunite, In Ground

Utilities

BB/HS Internet Available, Cable Connected, Electricity Connected, Public, Sprinkler Well

Parking

Driveway, Garage Door Opener, Guest, Parking Pad, Workshop in Garage

View

Flood Insurance Required, Flood Zone, In City Limits, Lot - Oversized, Sidewalk, Street Dead-End, Wooded View, Water View

Interior

InteriorCarpet, Ceramic Tile, Wood
HeatingCentral, Heat Pump, Zoned
CoolingCentral Air, Zoned
FireplaceYes
FireplacesLiving Room, Wood Burning
StoriesTwo Story

Interior Features

Built in Features, Ceiling Fans(s), Crown Molding, High Ceiling(s), Kitchen/Family Room Combo, Master Bedroom Downstairs, Solid Wood Cabinets, Split Bedroom, Stone Counters, Walk-In Closet(s)

Appliances

Built-In Oven, Convection Oven, Cooktop, Dishwasher, Disposal, Double Oven, Dryer, Electric Water Heater, Exhaust Fan, Microwave, Refrigerator, Washer

Exterior

ExteriorSiding, Wood Frame
Lot Description1/4 Acre to 21779 Sq. Ft.
WindowsBlinds, Rods
RoofMetal
FoundationCrawlspace

Exterior Features

Balcony/Sun Deck, French Doors, Irrigation System, Outdoor Shower, Rain Gutters, Mature Landscaping, Trees/Landscaped, Patio/Porch Covered, Patio/Porch Screened

School Information

ElementaryPhillippi Shores
MiddleBrookside
HighSarasota

Additional Information

Days on Market456
ZoningRSF1

Listing Details

OfficePremier Sothebys Intl Realty

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3308 Higel Ave, Sarasota (MLS® #A4210805) Property History

Price Reduced from $2,385,000 to $1,999,000
Price Reduced from $2,685,000 to $2,385,000

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Listing information last updated on May 22nd, 2019 at 1:45pm EDT.

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