8253 Grande Shores Drive, SARASOTA, FL


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About 8253 Grande Shores Drive

JUST REDUCED-GREAT VALUE IN Lakehouse Cove AT WATERSIDE Experience the welcoming embrace of this residence boasting an incredible outdoor sanctuary perfect for living, entertaining, and embracing the vibrant Florida lifestyle. Enter your own personal outdoor haven, where you can indulge in a serene atmosphere reminiscent of the tranquil Serengeti while sitting in your spa. This custom-built home, just four years young, resides in the scenic Lakehouse Cove at Waterside. The discerning sellers have invested over $400,000 in upgrades and post-closing additions, a rarity within this price range. This single-story, open-concept design spans almost 3,100 square feet, bathing every corner in an abundance of natural light and seamlessly connecting the indoors with the peaceful outdoors. The Great room features soaring cathedral ceilings and a complete wall of sliding impact glass doors that flow seamlessly from the dining room and gourmet kitchen. The chef's gourmet kitchen is a work of art, equipped with top-tier appliances, custom wood cabinetry, a center island prep area, built-in ovens, a 5-burner gas cooktop, Cambria quartz countertops, and an expansive breakfast bar adorned with pendant lights. The owner's suite is a spacious sanctuary, complete with two separate walk-in closets and a luxurious private bath featuring a generously sized walk-in shower and double vanities with quartz countertops. Two additional guest suites are tucked away at the front of the house, sharing a full bathroom for visiting friends and family. You'll also appreciate the bonus/media/den room with a custom barn door, ideal for quiet conference calls, and a dedicated guest powder room that conveniently serves as a pool bathroom. For those who desire a formal dining room or flexible space, this home offers a versatile option, suitable for use as a private office. The outdoor living area is a haven of luxury, featuring an extended screened lanai with panoramic screens, a built-in outdoor bar ideal for entertaining, a summer kitchen with a gas grill, sink, mini-fridge, wine/beverage cooler, stone countertops, and an above-ground hot tub for relaxation after a long day at work. The covered lanai runs along the back of the home, providing shaded areas for entertainment, complete with a built-in fire pit. Further indulgences in this home include a spacious laundry room with built-in cabinetry and a utility sink, premium engineered hardwood and tile flooring with no carpeting for allergy-free living, custom built-ins and wainscoting trim, high ceilings, tray ceilings, crown moldings, impact glass windows and doors throughout, a whole-home generator, Kevlar motorized hurricane screens on the lanai, a tankless water heater, water filter, three-car garage with ample storage, built-in speakers, surge protector, climate controlled storage and more. Waterside community encompasses seven lakes and 20 acres of shoreline, nature preserves and walking trails. Enjoy a variety of shopping and dining options and water taxi from Lakehouse Cove boat house to Waterside Place Marina. Lakehouse Cove residents have access to a rich-filled amenity center with a resort-style pool, spa, lounging cabanas, fire pits, play area, pickleball courts, bocce ball, 24-hour fitness center. A luxurious clubhouse with fully equipped kitchen, board/meeting room, game room, outdoor verandas. A must see for the Florida living.

Features of 8253 Grande Shores Drive

MLS® # A4586661
Price $1,475,000
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms 3.00
Full Baths 2
Half Baths 1
Square Footage 3,093
Acres 0.25
Year Built 2019
Type Residential
Sub-Type Single Family Residence
Style Coastal, Contemporary, Custom
Status Active
HOA Fees $1,011
HOA Fees Freq. Quarterly
Property Taxes $7,948

Pets Information

# Of Pets 3
Pets Allowed Breed Restrictions, Cats OK, Dogs OK, Number Limit, Yes
Pet Size Extra Large (101+ Lbs.)
Pet Restrictions See HOA docs for more information, attached to the MLS.

Rentals Section

Mininum Lease 1-2 Years

Community Information

Address 8253 Grande Shores Drive
Area Sarasota
County Sarasota
State FL
Zip Code 34240


Amenities Clubhouse, Fence Restrictions, Fitness Center, Pickleball Court(s), Playground, Pool, Recreation Facilities, Spa/Hot Tub, Tennis Court(s), Trail(s), Vehicle Restrictions
Parking Driveway, Garage Door Opener
# of Garages 3
View Trees/Woods
Is Waterfront No
Has Pool No


Interior Features Cathedral Ceiling(s), Ceiling Fans(s), Chair Rail, Crown Molding, Eat-in Kitchen, High Ceilings, In Wall Pest System, Open Floorplan, Pest Guard System, Primary Bedroom Main Floor, Solid Surface Counters, Solid Wood Cabinets, Split Bedroom, Stone Counters, Tray Ceiling(s), Vaulted Ceiling(s), Walk-In Closet(s), Window Treatments
Appliances Built-In Oven, Convection Oven, Cooktop, Dishwasher, Disposal, Dryer, Gas Water Heater, Microwave, Range Hood, Refrigerator, Tankless Water Heater, Water Filtration System, Water Purifier, Water Softener, Wine Refrigerator
Heating Central, Natural Gas
Cooling Central Air
Fireplace No
# of Stories 1


Exterior Features Dog Run, Irrigation System, Lighting, Outdoor Grill, Outdoor Kitchen, Outdoor Shower, Rain Gutters, Shade Shutter(s), Sidewalk, Sliding Doors
Lot Description Conservation Area, In County, Landscaped, Near Marina, Private, Sidewalk, Paved
Roof Tile
Foundation Block, Slab, Stem Wall

School Information

Elementary Tatum Ridge Elementary
Middle McIntosh Middle
High Booker High

Additional Information

Date Listed November 3rd, 2023
Days on Market 163
Zoning VPD
Maintenance Includes Common Area Taxes, Pool, Escrow Reserves Fund, Maintenance Grounds, Management, Recreational Facilities
Foreclosure No
Short Sale No
RE / Bank Owned No

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