Listing Details for MLS #A4553424
5454 Avenida Del Mare, Sarasota Fl 34242, Sarasota, Fl

Residential Property - Single Family Residence in Sarasota

SOLD for $2,000,000 on May 23, 2023

Listing Price: $2,299,000Sold Price: $2,000,000Sold Price/List Price: 87%
Sold Price/Original List Price: 78.43%Days on Market: 153Cumulative Days on Market: 327

Description of Property

This mid-century masterpiece designed by famed architect Ralph Erickson of the Sarasota School of Architecture embraces the Sarasota lifestyle from the moment you arrive. Its envious location is within one block of the stunning quartz sands of the Siesta Key beaches and boasts approximately 101 feet of canal frontage with sunset views from the expansive waterfront patio.   A gated entry opens into a spacious, lushly landscaped courtyard which offers a luxurious saltwater pool and spectacular entertaining spaces for al fresco dining. As you enter the home you are greeted by remarkable water views and a large living/dining area with Terrazzo flooring, wood burning fireplace and walls of glass that open up creating a majestic setting for indoor/outdoor living. The adjacent kitchen is equipped with generous wood cabinets, granite countertops and stainless steel appliances. Also on the home’s main level are two guest bedrooms, a guest bathroom and an additional en-suite bedroom with access to the waterfront patio. Each guest room features gorgeous built-in wood closets. Spanning the entire top floor for the ultimate privacy, accessible by the wood/metal floating staircase, is the primary suite. This serene retreat features a large walk-in closet, spa-style bath, separate office/sitting area and private balcony to enjoy those ever changing sunsets. A meticulously landscaped yard with beautiful palms, avocado and mango trees provide year-round beauty to enhance the outdoor spaces. In addition, to a two-car carport to showcase your vehicles and guest parking area, the home is equipped with two-zone air conditioning, a well for irrigation sprinklers, dock, boat lift and a newly constructed concrete seawall. Located on one of the most desirable stretches of coastline, this stunning architectural residence is both contemporary and timeless. Schedule your private tour today.The average asking price for a 4 bedroom/3 bath single family residence in this Zip code is $2,948,917. This single family residence is listed at about 78% of the average asking price. There are 6 4 bedroom/3 bath homes between $2,000,000 and $2,600,000 currently listed for sale in this Zip code. See other listings like this one »

Property Details At A Glance

Property Type: Residential
Property Use or Sub Type: Single Family Residence
City: Sarasota
County: Sarasota
Subdivision: Sarasota Beach
Bedrooms: 4
Bathrooms: 3
Sq. Ft. Gross: 5,793
Sq. Ft. Living Area: 3,180
Cost per (heated) sqare foot: $723
Year built: 1957
Annual Tax: $13,849

Taxes and fees can change periodically, and other fees may apply. Please check with your Suncoasteam agent for more details.

Interior Features:

  • Built in Features
  • Ceiling Fans(s)
  • Living Room/Dining Room Combo
  • Master Bedroom Upstairs
  • Skylight(s)
  • Stone Counters
  • Walk-In Closet(s)
  • Window Treatments


  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • Microwave
  • Range
  • Refrigerator
  • Washer

Accessibility Features:

Fireplace: Yes
Fireplace Features: Living Room, Wood Burning
Window Features: Shades, Shutters

Additional Rooms:

Ceiling Type:


  • Ceramic Tile
  • Terrazzo
  • Hardwood

Laundry Features:


Elementary School: Phillippi Shores Elementary
Middle/Junior High School: Brookside Middle
High School: Sarasota High

Pool & Waterfront Info

Private Pool: Yes

Pool Features:

  • Gunite
  • In Ground
  • Salt Water

Spa Features:
Water Front: Yes
Water Frontage: Canal - Saltwater
Water Access: Yes
Water Access Type: Canal - Saltwater
Water View: Canal
Water Name: Grand Canal

Water Extras:

  • Dock - Open
  • Dock w/Electric
  • Dock w/Water Supply
  • Lift
  • Seawall - Concrete

Exterior & Construction

Architectural Style: Mid-Century Modern
Construction: Wood Frame, Wood Siding
Foundation: Slab
Roof: Built-Up

Exterior Features:
  • Balcony
  • Irrigation System
  • Outdoor Shower
  • Sliding Doors
  • Storage

Carport: Yes
Carport Spaces: 2
Parking Features: Covered, Driveway
Floors Total: 2
Floors in Unit: Two
Cooling: Central Air, Zoned

Heating & Fuel:
  • Central
  • Electric
  • Zoned


Patio & Porch Features:

  • Deck
  • Patio
  • Screened

Security Features:
Other Structures:
View: Water


  • BB/HS Internet Available
  • Cable Available
  • Electricity Connected
  • Sewer Connected
  • Sprinkler Well
  • Water Connected

Sewer: Public Sewer
Water Source: Public
Community Features:
Association Amenities:

Lot Information

Lot Features:
Lot Size (acres): 0.19
Lot Size (sq. ft.): 8,315 square feet
Front Exposure: South
Adjoining Property:
Current Adjacent Use:

Legal Description & Other Information

Financing Available: Cash, Conventional
Parcel Number: 0082110009
Zoning: RSF2


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