1300 Benjamin Franklin Drive 308, SARASOTA, FL 34236

 -  $2,700,000

MLS® # A4497402

  • 2 Bedrooms
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 2,259 SQ. Feet
  • 2005 Year Built

WOW! Two-bedrooms 2,256 sq. ft. The perfect beach retreat! "Walk down" your private stairs to pool, spa, fire-pit, or the BBQ- Spectacular open floor plan with expansive views. Very intimate feel, much like a single-family home, with your private enclosed 2-car garage, in the garage. (like a home) Travertine floors in the main living areas; neutral, clean palette; generous gourmet kitchen with gas cooktop. Extraordinary Island Living in this “Ritz-Carlton Managed” Lido Key residence with “Five Star Amenities” that are within steps away from your recently updated terrace. Pamper yourself resort-style with the legendary Ritz-Carlton Services. Enjoy relaxation on the expansive terrace that is a massive 1100 sq. ft. overlooking the tropical, first-class amenities. This furnished residence is ready for you to move in. The Villa floor plan can be used as a two-bedroom two-bathroom or the second bedroom can be used as a study/den. The open floor plan has a spacious kitchen with a sizeable island perfect for entertaining. Beautiful, open living room with travertine floors. The exceptional design and natural light from the floor to ceiling walls of glass give the home a light and airy ambiance. This tropical haven feels like a blissful home on the beach. Enjoy the very best of Sarasota in the Ritz-Carlton tradition with features including full concierge services, valet service, and resort-style pool & spa. As an extension of your home, you have an expansive social room, two extra guest suites (bedrooms), elegant board room, billiards room, theater with tiered seating, state of the art fitness center, and restaurant should you wish to be a member of the Ritz-Carlton Members Club. A short distance to St. Armand's Circle and minutes to Downtown including art, shopping, and fine dining.

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Size And Restrictions

  • Acres0.00


  • FenceNo
  • SprinklerNo



Bedrooms And Bathrooms

  • Bedrooms2
  • Bathrooms2.00

Heating And Cooling

  • HeatingCentral,Electric,Zoned
  • Air ConditioningCentral Air,Zoned

Interior Features

  • AppliancesBuilt-In Oven,Convection Oven,Cooktop,Dishwasher,Disposal,Dryer,Electric Water Heater,Exhaust Fan,Microwave,Refrigerator,Washer,Water Softener
  • FeaturesCrown Molding,Elevator,High Ceilings,Kitchen/Family Room Combo,Living Room/Dining Room Combo,Master Downstairs,Open Floorplan,Solid Surface Counters,Solid Wood Cabinets,Split Bedroom,Stone Counters,Thermostat,Tray Ceiling(s),Walk-In Closet(s),Window Treatments


Building Information

  • Year Built2005
  • # Of Stories12
  • RoofOther

Property Features

  • Exterior FeaturesBalcony,Dog Run,Irrigation System,Lighting,Outdoor Grill,Outdoor Shower,Sauna,Sliding Doors,Storage

Garage And Parking

  • GarageAssigned,Garage Door Opener



  • Area AmenitiesCable TV,Elevator(s),Fitness Center,Gated,Pool,Security,Storage



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Listing information last updated on June 20th, 2021 at 3:47pm EDT.

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