Sold 630 North River Rd Venice Florida
Sale Price $2,700,000
One of Sarasota County’s finest waterfront Estates! Breathtaking riverfront sanctuary personifying luxurious Florida living. Private paver brick covered and coral stone adorned bridge provides access to an incredible botanical garden setting. 15-acres total, 5 of which are manicured with the remaining 10 in a natural state. Impressive 609 feet of water frontage on the historic and scenic Myakka River directly across from the Deer Prairie Preserve. Myakka River Trails was originally developed by the Taylor family historically significant to Venice. This prime location in the subdivision was selected by a family member to showcase their love for exquisite design and superlative master craftsmanship. A modern Florida ranch style home on one level features 6,500 square feet of well-thought-out living space, finished with custom Busby cabinetry, 20-foot whitewashed wood ceilings, walnut and travertine flooring. Extensive use of coral and limestone produces a cool tropical ambiance on the exterior while natural stone and wood tones create a warm and inviting interior. Recently constructed detached garage or barn 34×29 designed for both the equestrian enthusiast and gardener features two attached greenhouses and two raised garden beds. The backyard with grand outdoor kitchen, massive wooden arbor and walkway to dock creates a dream setting. Whole house reverse osmosis water system, 48 KW generator, and solar array provide self-sustaining security. Venice, Florida is part of the greater Sarasota County, directly on the Gulf of Mexico and flanked by Tampa to the north and Naples to the South. This riverfront enclave is the ultimate getaway that feels totally secluded yet is only a short distance to multiple beaches, downtown Venice, airports, Sarasota, arts, dining, shopping and interstate I-75.