Price Reduction - Waterfront
$ 2,500,000
Property Attributes
  • MLS#A4544335
  • TypeSingle Family
  • CountySARASOTA
  • CitySarasota
  • AreaSarasota-Fruitville
  • NeighborhoodFOREST LAKES
  • Zip34232
  • StyleCustom,Traditional
  • Year Built2008
  • Taxes$ 9442
  • Price$ 2,500,000
  • Bedrooms3
  • Full Bathrooms3
  • Half Bathrooms0
  • Sqr Footage4544
  • Lot Size1.1 Acres
Data Source:
Stellar MLS
Property Description

Sarasota’s BEST KEPT SECRET has an unbelievable opportunity!! Old Forest Lakes has become one of the hottest and most desirable neighborhoods of Sarasota! This hidden jewel hosts only 75 oversized Estate lots, with lovely meandering roads and 100-year-old Oaks. A sought-after neighborhood with long ownership tenure that rarely brings homes to the market such as this custom designed and constructed home by Jonas Yoder. With exceptional curb appeal, this home sits on a generously sized lot of over an acre. Boasting 250’ + of lakefront shoreline on one of the most coveted lots in Old Forest Lakes, nature surrounds you. Home to Roseate Spoonbills, wood ducks and otters, this is Southern charm at its finest. Imagine sitting in rocking chairs on the front porch and admiring the flora and fauna of hand chosen flowering trees and landscaping. Once inside you will admire the vaulted ceiling enhanced by old pecky cypress and new pecky cypress and be captivated by the gorgeous water views. Thoughtful and meticulous design elements in nearly every room create this peaceful and comfortable home. There’s a wonderful Chef’s kitchen complete with a center island, white cabinetry and granite counter tops with a full walk-in pantry just around the corner. The Master Bedroom suite is a haven, complete with a bonus flex room that can easily convert to a nursery, second home office, gym or reading room. Two additional guest bedrooms and another large oversized office/family room awaits you. The two-sided gas fireplace will promote wonderful ambiance and is perfect for family gatherings. The show stopping feature of this home, the oversize, deep, in-ground swimming pool (16 X 36) screened and under roof for year-round enjoyment rain or shine. The extensive covered patio, perfect for entertaining small intimate groups or large parties, is perfect for embracing the beauty of Old Forest Lakes and all its quintessential, old world neighborhood qualities. Convenient to downtown, the beaches, great dining and around the corner to a Trailhead of Legacy Trail. The opportunities are endless and the enjoyment forever. Do not miss this last bastion of local beauty with room to grow!

Elementary School Middle School High School
Wilkinson Elementary Brookside Middle Sarasota High
Price History
8/9/2022 Listed $2,810,000
9/20/2022 12% - $2,500,000

General Features

Accessibility Accessible Doors, Accessible Entrance, Accessible Full Bath, Visitor Bathroom, Accessible Hallway(s), Accessible Kitchen, Grip-Accessible Features
Additional Parcels Y/N No
Appliances Built-In Oven, Cooktop, Dishwasher, Disposal, Dryer, Exhaust Fan, Microwave, Range, Range Hood, Refrigerator, Washer
Architectural Style Custom, Traditional
Association Y/N Yes
Attached Garage Yes
Builder Name Jonas Yoder
Building Area Units Square Feet
Buyer Agent Compensation 3%
Carport Y/N No
Community Features Fishing
Construction Materials Block, Stone, Stucco
Cooling Central Air
County Sarasota
Days on Market 49
Directions From Webber Road, head west, left turn onto Forest Lake Drive, take right onto W. Forest Lake and then left onto W. Forest Lake Circle. Home is on the left. From Bee Ridge Road
Disclosures Seller Property Disclosure
Elementary School Wilkinson Elementary
Exterior Features Dog Run, Hurricane Shutters, Irrigation System, Lighting, Rain Gutters, Sliding Doors
Facing Direction West
Finance Cash, Conventional
Garage Spaces, Detached Garage 2
Garage Y/N Yes
HOA Fee 100
HOA Fee Frequency Annually
Heating Electric
High School Sarasota High
Interior Features Ceiling Fans(s), Crown Molding, High Ceilings, Kitchen/Family Room Combo, Living Room/Dining Room Combo, Master Bedroom Main Floor, Open Floorplan, Solid Surface Counters, Solid Wood Cabinets, Split Bedroom
Levels One
Lot Size Square Feet 47901
MLS Area 34232 - Sarasota/Fruitville
Middle/Junior High School Brookside Middle
Minimum Lease 1 Month
New Construction No
Occupant Type Owner
Patio/Porch Features Covered, Front Porch, Patio, Screened
Percent Ownership Fee Simple
Pets Allowed Yes
Pool Features Child Safety Fence, Heated, In Ground, Lap, Lighting, Screen Enclosure
Private Pool Yes
Property Condition Completed
Property SubType Single Family Residence
Property Type Residential
Roof Shingle
Security Features Security System, Smoke Detector(s)
Senior Community Y/N No
Sewer Public Sewer
Spa Features Above Ground, Heated
Standard Status Active
Status Active
Subdivision Name FOREST LAKES
Tax Annual Amount 9442.41
Tax Lot 18
Tax Year 2021
Township 36S
Utilities Cable Available, Sprinkler Well
View Pool, Trees/Woods, Water
Virtual Tour
Water Access Lake, Pond
Water Access YN Yes
Waterfront Features Pond
Waterfront Y/N Yes
Year Built 2008
Zoning RE2

Interior Features

Additional Rooms Den/Library/Office, Inside Utility
Fireplace Features Gas, Family Room, Other
Fireplace Y/N Yes
Flood Zone Code Zone X
Flooring Carpet, Laminate, Tile, Vinyl
Full Baths 3
Furnished Y/N Unfurnished
Garage Dimensions 35x29
Laundry Features Inside, Laundry Closet, Laundry Room
Living Area Units Square Feet
Livingareasource Public Records
Street Suffix CIRCLE
Total Baths 3
Total Bedrooms 3
Total Stories 1
Window Features Shutters, Window Treatments

Exterior Features

Living Area 4544
Building Area Total 6214
Fencing Chain Link
Foundation Details Slab
Lot Features In County, Oversized Lot, Paved
Lot Size Acres 1.1
Parking Features Boat, Driveway, Garage Door Opener, Golf Cart Parking, Ground Level, Guest, Open, Oversized
Road Responsibility Public Maintained Road
Road Surface Type Asphalt
Spa Yes
Vegetation Mature Landscaping, Oak Trees, Trees/Landscaped
Water Extras YN No
Water Frontage Feet Pond 283
Water Source Well
Water View Lake, Pond
Water View YN Yes
Waterfront Feet Total 283
Zoning Compatible YN Yes


  • Foreclosure
  • Views
  • Short Sale
  • New Construction
  • Adult 55+
  • Lease To Own
  • No HOA Fees
  • Furnished
  • Primary On Main
  • Air Conditioning
  • Seller Finance
  • Green
  • Fixer Upper
  • Horse
  • Golf
  • Fireplace
  • Deck
  • Garage
  • Basement
  • Pool

Property vs Single Family Average in 34232

AVG $640K
AVG $3,059
AVG 112
Year Built
AVG 1979
AVG 28
Data Provided by Walkscore ® not using MLS data

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