Price Reduction - Waterfront
$ 429,900
Property Attributes
  • MLS#A4512724
  • TypeSingle Family
  • CountySARASOTA
  • CitySarasota
  • AreaSarasota
  • NeighborhoodRIVERSIDE PARK
  • Zip34234
  • StyleFlorida,Ranch
  • Year Built1925
  • Taxes$ 596
  • Price$ 429,900
  • Bedrooms2
  • Full Bathrooms1
  • Half Bathrooms0
  • Sqr Footage1201
  • Lot Size0.38 Acres
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Data Source:
Stellar MLS
Property Description

THIS IS THE LOWEST PRICED SINGLE FAMILY HOME ON A BOATABLE WATERFRONT PROPERTY IN SARASOTA! NAVIGATE YOUR BOAT FROM YOUR BACKYARD (65 FEET ON THE WHITAKER BAYOU) TO SARASOTA BAY AND THE INTRACOASTAL WATERWAY! Welcome to The Giraffe House! Surrender to the serenity of unparalleled privacy and solitude from this home enveloped by a sprawling lush natural setting of over 1/3 of an acre. Ready for adventure? From your backyard, this property includes boat or canoe/kayak access to the Whitaker Bayou which leads to the Intracoastal Waterway and the Sarasota Bay. Florida charm all the way! Since this property is so unique and has plenty of space that you could build a brand new home on this beautiful land. Though only a 3 minutes drive to everything that downtown Sarasota has to offer, discover your tropical escape, idyllically set a world away from the city bustle and brimming with a full array of lush landscaping and old Florida charm. Be sure to walk back through the path at the rear of the property to see the water access on the Whitaker Bayou which leads to Sarasota Bay. 2 large sheds in the backyard to store anything you want. One shed has electricity connected. This home is located near the picturesque property of the Ringling School of Art and Design. Enjoy beautiful downtown Sarasota with shopping, restaurants, theatre, art galleries, cultural activities, St. Armand's Circle and the most beautiful white sandy beaches, etc. all very close. A very unique place to call home!

Price History
10/1/2021 Listed $480,000
10/11/2021 7% - $450,000
12/1/2021 5% - $429,900

General Features

Additional Parcels Y/N No
Appliances Dryer, Refrigerator, Washer
Architectural Style Florida, Ranch
Association Y/N No
Building Area Units Square Feet
Carport Y/N No
Construction Materials Wood Frame
Cooling Central Air
County Sarasota
Days on Market 62
Directions From Tamiami Trail (US 41): Go East on Dr. Martin Luther King Way. Go North on Riverside Drive. Home will be down on the left. A For Sale sign is in the yard.
Disclosures Lead Paint, Seller Property Disclosure
Exterior Features Hurricane Shutters, Rain Gutters, Storage
Facing Direction Northwest
Flooring Carpet, Linoleum, Wood
Garage Y/N No
Heating Electric
Interior Features Attic Fan, Built-in Features, Ceiling Fans(s), Crown Molding, Eat-in Kitchen, Master Bedroom Main Floor, Window Treatments
Levels One
Lot Size Square Feet 16569
MLS Area 34234 - Sarasota
New Construction No
Occupant Type Owner
Other Structures Shed(s)
Ownership Fee Simple
Pets Allowed Yes
Private Pool No
Property SubType Single Family Residence
Property Type Residential
PropertyCondition Completed
Roof Shingle
Senior Community Y/N No
Sewer Public Sewer
Standard Status Active
Status Active
Subdivision Name RIVERSIDE PARK
Tax Annual Amount 596.12
Tax Lot 25
Tax Year 2020
Terms Cash, Conventional
Township 36S
Utilities Electricity Connected, Natural Gas Available, Public, Sewer Connected, Water Connected
View Trees/Woods, Water
Virtual Tour
Water Access Bayou, Creek
Water Access YN Yes
Waterfront Features Bayou, Creek
Year Built 1925
Zoning RSF2

Interior Features

Additional Rooms Attic, Great Room, Inside Utility
Fireplace Y/N No
Flood Zone Code Zone AE
Full Baths 1
Laundry Features Inside
Living Area 1201
Living Area Units Square Feet
Livingareasource Public Records
Street Suffix DRIVE
Total Baths 1
Total Bedrooms 2
Total Stories 1
Window Features Blinds

Exterior Features

Foundation Details Crawlspace
Lot Features FloodZone, City Limits, Oversized Lot, Paved
Lot Size Acres 0.38
Road Surface Type Asphalt
Vegetation Mature Landscaping, Trees/Landscaped, Wooded
Water Extras Bridges - Fixed
Water Extras YN Yes
Water Frontage Feet Bayou 65
Water Frontage Feet Creek 65
Water Source Public
Water View Bayou, Creek
Water View YN Yes
Waterfront Feet Total 130
Waterfront Y/N 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 34234

AVG $1.28M
AVG $6,913
AVG 83
Year Built
AVG 1967
AVG 41
Data Provided by Walkscore ® not using MLS data

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