About 1378 Harbor Drive
Poised on the pristine waters of Sarasota Bay, this luxurious palatial bayfront estate boasts breathtaking panoramic views and a spectacular waterfront lifestyle. Indulge in a life of unrivaled grandeur in this gated architectural wonder nestled within the sanctuary of Harbor Acres. Extensively reimagined in 2017, the home epitomizes opulence with modern upgrades and refined finishes, creating an exceptional living experience. Impeccable taste and attention to detail define this 6,000+ sf residence across three magnificent levels. Upon entering, you’ll marvel at the elegant staircase, purposeful built-ins, and high-end finishes that adorn every corner. Travertine flooring graces the main living areas, exuding sophistication while the gorgeous stone fireplace in the great room provides a welcoming ambiance. Expansive picture windows throughout the home showcase mesmerizing vistas of the bay, inviting you to connect with the awe-inspiring natural beauty that surrounds you.
Indoor-outdoor living takes center stage, with expansive sliders that seamlessly disappear, taking you to the water's edge. The dream kitchen features custom cabinetry, Cambria quartz counters, and top-of-the-line appliances including a Sub-Zero refrigerator, Wolf range, and U-Line wine fridge. The elegance continues into the baths with marble and quartz countertops, a Victoria & Albert bathtub, and custom cabinetry, all carefully curated for a serene, spa-like retreat. Noteworthy features such as a Sonos sound system, whole-house water filtration, elevator to all three living levels, and security system, coupled with fine art lighting and a fully equipped bar, elevate the home’s allure. Outdoors, your tropical paradise awaits. Meticulously designed and surrounded by lush landscaping, this private oasis includes a sun-drenched pool deck with a sparkling heated saltwater pool and spa, a cabana-style lounge area perfect for relaxing or entertaining guests, and your very own putting green for perfecting your game. A dock with boat lifts provides ample space for multiple watercraft, inviting exploration of the turquoise blue waters of the bay and Gulf, and multi-level terraces allow you to savor breathtaking panoramic water views.
This home caters to your every need and desire, offering a fully-equipped office, a media room for entertainment, a second master bedroom for guests, and two additional guest suites designed for resort-style relaxation. The main-level master suite is a haven of tranquility, boasting a spa-like bath clad in luxurious marble and a serene reading nook perfect for quiet reflection. Hurricane-grade windows and doors provide peace of mind, while a whole-house Kohler 20kw natural gas generator with load shedding ensures uninterrupted comfort. Harbor Acres is ideally located in proximity to St. Armands Circle, Southside Village, and downtown Sarasota for a seamless blend of coastal living and cosmopolitan amenities. You are moments away from beaches, shopping, fine dining, and a vibrant city life. Every corner of this waterfront oasis is designed for relaxation, entertainment, and creating unforgettable memories. Don’t miss the opportunity to make it yours.