Address
20 WHISPERING SANDS DRIVE #205, SARASOTA, FL
Price
$ 945,000
Property Attributes
  • MLS#A4586411
  • TypeCondos
  • CountySARASOTA
  • CitySARASOTA
  • AreaSarasota-Crescent Beach-Siesta Key
  • NeighborhoodWhispering Sands
  • Zip34242
  • StyleContemporary
  • Year Built1973
  • Taxes$ 7875
  • Price$ 945,000
  • Bedrooms2
  • Full Bathrooms2
  • Half Bathrooms0
  • Sqr Footage1282
Data Source:
Stellar MLS
Property Description

BELOW MARKET PRICE! This property represents a rare opportunity to own a piece of paradise in the heart of Siesta Key at an unparalleled price. This GULF FRONT, BEACH FRONT condo, nestled in prestigious Whispering Sands, is not just a home; it's an investment offering value for years to come. Boasting FULL GULF VIEWS, this unit captures the essence of coastal living with unparalleled vistas of the turquoise waters and powdery white sands. There is truly nothing like waking up to the breathtaking beauty of the Gulf every day. Step inside to discover a spacious partially open floor plan with an extended living area. The 15-year new kitchen renovation showcases modern amenities, a convenient breakfast bar, and a dedicated kitchen desk area. The bedrooms are adorned with brand new luxury vinyl plank flooring, while the spacious living and dining areas boast tile placed on the diagonal. Sturdy hurricane impact sliders add both security and tranquility to your beachfront oasis. The master bedroom beckons with a set of sliders opening onto a private balcony – a perfect spot to savor morning coffee or bask in the fresh salt air. Open the wall of sliders in the living room to invite year-round Gulf breezes and witness the kaleidoscope of colors during nightly sunsets. The master bedroom has a nice walk-in closet and ensuite bath offering a generous whirlpool tub with a glassed and tiled shower, while the guest bathroom features a contemporary walk-in shower. 2021 HVAC. 2020 water heater. FURNITURE INCLUDED MINUS SMALL EXCLUSION LIST. A brand NEW hurricane impact front door has been ordered and will be installed shortly. This unit is conveniently located on the same floor as the wonderful TOWER LOUNGE, reserved exclusively for tower owners outside of community wide events. Whispering Sands is a premiere 55+ Gulf front community on Siesta Key offering beautifully landscaped grounds, 2 heated pools, clubhouse, fitness rooms, beachside Tiki hut, grills, canoe/kayak storage, and 800’ of your own private beach on the Gulf of Mexico. Best of all, this unit is just around the corner from the colorful boutiques & restaurants of Siesta Key Village and a short drive across the North Bridge to Sarasota’s wealth of visual and performing arts, theatre, and cultural attractions!

Elementary School Middle School High School
Phillippi Shores Elementary Brookside Middle Sarasota High
Price History
11/18/2023 Listed $945,000

General Features

Appliances Convection Oven, Dishwasher, Disposal, Electric Water Heater, Exhaust Fan, Ice Maker, Microwave, Range, Refrigerator
Architectural Style Contemporary
Assoc Fee Paid Per Monthly
Assoc Fees 941
Association Amenities Cable TV, Clubhouse, Elevator(s), Fitness Center, Handicap Modified, Laundry, Lobby Key Required, Pool, Recreation Facilities, Security, Shuffleboard Court, Storage, Vehicle Restrictions, Wheelchair Access
Association Fee Includes Cable TV, Community Pool, Escrow Reserves Fund, Insurance, Maintenance Structure, Maintenance Grounds, Manager, Pest Control, Pool Maintenance, Private Road, Security, Sewer, Trash, Water
Association Y/N Yes
Body of Water Gulf Of Mexico
Carport Spaces 1
Carport Y/N Yes
City SARASOTA
Community Features Association Recreation - Owned, Buyer Approval Required, Clubhouse, Community Mailbox, Fitness, Handicap Modified, Pool, Special Community Restrictions, Wheelchair Access
Construction Materials Block, Stucco
Cooling Central Air
County Sarasota
Days on Market 6
Directions From US 41, go west on Siesta Drive, over the North Bridge onto Siesta Key. The road will curve left and turn into Higel. After the intersection with Midnight Pass Road, make the sharp RH turn and the
Elementary School Phillippi Shores Elementary
Exterior Features Balcony, Lighting, Sliding Doors, Storage
Facing Direction East
Garage Y/N No
Heating Electric
High School Sarasota High
Interior Features Ceiling Fans(s), Living Room/Dining Room Combo, Master Bedroom Main Floor, Open Floorplan, Solid Surface Counters, Thermostat, Walk-In Closet(s), Window Treatments
Lease Considered Y/N Yes
Levels One
MLS Area 34242 - Sarasota/Crescent Beach/Siesta Key
Middle/Junior High School Brookside Middle
New Construction No
Percent Ownership Condominium
Pets Allowed No
Pool Features Child Safety Fence, Deck, Gunite, Heated, In Ground, Lighting
Property Attached Y/N Yes
Property SubType Condominium
Property Type Residential
Public Remarks BELOW MARKET PRICE! This property represents a rare opportunity to own a piece of paradise in the heart of Siesta Key at an unparalleled price. This GULF FRONT, BEACH FRONT condo, nestled in prestigio
Roof Built-Up
Senior Community Y/N Yes
Sewer Public Sewer
Standard Status Active
Status Active
Street Name WHISPERING SANDS
Subdivision Name WHISPERING SANDS
Tax Annual Amount 7875.39
Tax Lot 205
Tax Year 2022
Unit Number 205
Utilities BB/HS Internet Available, Cable Connected, Electricity Connected, Fire Hydrant, Public, Sewer Connected, Street Lights, Water Connected
View Water
Virtual Tour https://www.propertypanorama.com/instaview/stellar/A4586411
Waterfront Features Gulf/Ocean
Waterfront Y/N Yes
Year Built 1973
Zoning RMF2

Interior Features

Air Conditioning Y/N Yes
Fireplace Y/N No
Flooring Carpet, Luxury Vinyl, Tile
Full Baths 2
Furnished Y/N Partially
Heating Y/N Yes
Laundry Features Laundry Room, Other
Living Area Units Square Feet
Livingareasource Public Records
Street Suffix DRIVE
Total Baths 2
Total Bedrooms 2
Total Stories 12
Window Features Blinds, Window Treatments

Exterior Features

Building Area Total 1464
Covered Spaces 1
Foundation Details Stilt/On Piling
Lot Size Units Square Feet
Open Parking Y/N No
Parking Features Assigned, Circular Driveway, Covered, Electric Vehicle Charging Station(s), Ground Level, Guest
Road Surface Type Asphalt, Paved
Water Source Public

Amenities

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

Property vs Condos Average in 34242

Price
AVG $1.11M
$950K
Taxes
AVG $7,002
$7,875
Visits
AVG 431
95
Data Provided by Inside Real Estate®
Year Built
AVG 1979
1973
Walkscore
AVG 31
51
Data Provided by Walkscore® not using MLS data