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6 acres Sarasota, FL $549,900

6 acres Sarasota, FL

Sarasota County Paul Wolbers Coldwell Banker Res. RE

Type: Acreage w/House 6 Beds | 5 Baths | 4095 SqFt

REDUCED! Big home with attached guest house in Myakka Valley Ranches, Sarasota's premier equestrian community. The main house has 3 bedrooms and 4 baths; the guest house has 3 bedrooms, a den, a laundry room, and a bathroom. Great for a group home, a home-based business, or a big family. The main house is built around a 25X27 covered lanai with a wet bar and a fireplace; there is a big, caged swimming pool. The home is surrounded by huge, beautiful oaks, and has a big pond, and plenty of good pasture for your horses. A separate 2-story, 4-car garage has a big unfinished apartment on the second floor, with a balcony that has a beautiful view of the property. This is a very dramatic property, that will impress you the minute you set foot in it. Myakka Valley Ranches is a great 280+ family communitywith more saddle trails than any other subdivision in the area. There is a very active saddle club, and a book club. Myakka River State Park, Florida's biggest state park, borders the subdivision. There are good schools, shops, and restaurants in the area. Downtown and the white beaches of Siesta Key are only 30 minutes away. Seller will provide AHS home warranty, and a $20,000 credit towards a new roof. Please, see also pdf files of survey and saddle trail map of Myakka Valley Ranches.
 

5 acres Sarasota, FL $495,000

5 acres Sarasota, FL

Sarasota County Paul Wolbers Coldwell Banker Res. RE

Type: Residential 3 Beds | 3 Baths | 2250 SqFt

New Construction in Myakka Valley Ranches, Sarasota's biggest equestrian community. Can be completed in 6 months after permitting. Why settle for an old house when you can build your brand new dream home on one of the last high and dry 5-acre lots in this wonderful subdivision? Together with the builder, Stern construction, you can determine the exact location of your new home, and customize it to fit your needs. Including in the price are the lot, a pond, well and septic, and a barn pad. The 3/3 home will have ca. 2,250 sq. ft. under air, a screened porch, and an attached 2-car garage. It will be constructed from cement block, have impact glass windows, a metal roof, open cell foam insulation, 9'4" ceilings, porcelain tiles in the common areas, custom granite countertops and maple cabinets in the kitchen. Myakka Valley is located 7.5 miles east of I-75, just north of Clark Rd. It is part of a great school district, while there are also a number of good private and charter schools nearby. The beautiful beaches of Siesta Key and the cultural amenities of Downtown Sarasota are only 30 minutes away. You will find plenty of shops and restaurants within 15 minutes. It is easy to make new friends in Myakka Valley: there is a horse club, a book club, and a women's forum. The subdivision borders Myakka River State Park, Florida's largest state park, where you can ride your mountain bike or horse, paddle your kayak, or go bird watching. (NOTE: You can also just buy the lot for $159,000. There is no time limit to build, and the HOA fees are only $439 per year.)
 

8 acres Sarasota, FL $465,000

8 acres Sarasota, FL

Sarasota County Paul Wolbers Coldwell Banker Res. RE

Type: Acreage w/House

Beautifully renovated 4-bedroom pool home in Myakka Valley Ranches, Sarasota's bigest equestrian community. This very charming 2-story home, with wrap-around porches, has received a superb makeover: it has a brand-new kitchen, beautiful bathrooms, new floor covering, extensive trim, and a wonderful open floor plan. The four bedrooms upstairs have great views of the wooded lot. You will love the huge laundry room with its own entrance from the porch, and the big freestanding garage, which has space for a workshop. This property is located at the end of a quiet street, and backs up to a nature preserve! All fences and cross fences are new, and there is plenty of pasture for your horses (or other critters). The screened pool deck has a large, covered seating area from where you can enjoy the views of the lot and all the wildlife it attracts (deer, turkeys, bald eagles, you name it). Myakka Valley Ranches is a great subdivision whose biggest asset is its many miles of saddle trails (which are also great for hiking). There is a saddle club, a womens forum, and a book club. Excellent schools, shopping, and restaurants are all within a very reasonable distance. The school buses come in the subdivision! It is 15 minutes to Publix, and 30 to Downtown, or the white beaches of Siesta Key. Myakka River State Park, Floridas biggest state park, with its many recreational opportunities, is located next to the subdivision. In Myakka Valley Ranches, you will be surrounded by nature, yet culture is just around the corner!
 

7 acres Sarasota, FL $449,000

7 acres Sarasota, FL

Sarasota County Paul Wolbers Coldwell Banker Res. RE

Type: Acreage w/House

Built by Mennonite craftsmen in 1987, and completely updated in 2011-12, this home boasts quality construction, and a beautiful, contemporary interior. This stunning residence is located on more than 7 high and dry acres in MYAKKA VALLEY RANCHES, Sarasota's biggest equestrian community. The lot has a great mixture of trees and pasture (see illustrations). The split-plan home has received an impressive makeover: kitchen, bathrooms, floors, ceilings, a/c, pool, water treatment system: everything has been replaced with top-of-the-line materials (ask your Realtor to send you the attached list of improvements). The living room and family room feature vaulted ceilings, and are separated by a double-sided fireplace. The family room is connected with the eat-in kitchen on one side, and a wine room with adjacent laundry room on the other side. Bay windows, French doors, light colors, and plenty of well-positioned lights, make the house bright and cheerful. The big pool deck has an outdoor shower and separate bath. There is a barn, and the land is fenced and cross-fenced. Myakka Valley Ranches, a community of ca. 280 families, has miles of saddle trails. It is easy to make new friends: there is a book club, a saddle club, and a women's forum. Good public and private schools are in the area, as well as shopping and fine dining. Both the beach and Downtown Sarasota with its many cultural amenities are only 30 minutes away.
 

5 acres Sarasota, FL $369,000

5 acres Sarasota, FL

Sarasota County Paul Wolbers Coldwell Banker Res. RE

Type: Acreage w/House

REDUCED! PRIVACY AND NATURAL BEAUTY are the first words that come to mind when you look at this property. The two 3/2 homes are surrounded by a mixture of big oak trees, oak hammock, and some pines. Behind the homes the Howard Creek flows through a 150-feet wide conservation easement, which forms a beautiful natural buffer. There is a big pond between the two homes, and lots of pasture along the road that could be fenced in for horses or livestock. The main house is ca 1800 sq. ft., and has a split floor plan, and a 2-car attached garage. The guest house is ca. 1500 sq. ft., with a screened porch, and a big utility room. It is surrounded by lush, tropical foliage, and has a deck on the creek. There is an elevated, good-size workshop on the property as well. Both homes need work, but the result will be spectacular! Great for a multiple family situation, artist's studio, you name it. Myakka Valley is a great subdivision of ca. 290 families where it is really easy to make new friends. It has miles of nature trails, a horse club, women's forum, and a book club. Good schools, restaurants, and shopping are all within a reasonable distance. Myakka River State Park, Florida's biggest state park, borders the subdivision. The beaches of Siesta Key are ca. 35 minutes away, as is Downtown Sarasota with its many cultural amenities.
 

5 acres Sarasota, FL $359,000

5 acres Sarasota, FL

Sarasota County Paul Wolbers Coldwell Banker Res. RE

Type: Acreage w/House

Welcome to the "Loose Reins" ranch, a hidden gem in Myakka Valley Ranches, Sarasota's biggest equestrian community. If you like privacy, and enjoy looking at green pastures framed by beautiful trees, this is your property! This 3-bedroom 2-bath split-plan home has a great open floor plan with a cozy living room with a flagstone fireplace, a formal dining area, and an adorable eat-in kitchen with a breakfast bar. A 28-foot long lanai is accessible through the living room, and is your window to the back of the property. There is an attached 3-car garage. A 36x36 barn features a big workshop and a huge bay to park your machinery. On either side, you will find 3 12x12 lean-to stalls. The property is fenced and cross-fenced (barbed wire), and ready for your horses or cattle. There are animal pens with a concrete floor (great for a 4-H project), and even a big goat pen. A beautiful, big pond in the back of the property diverts excess water off the property. Myakka Valley Ranches is a subdivision of ca. 280 families; it has many miles of beautiful trails, which can be used for horseback riding, jogging, mountain biking, or just plain walking. Myakka River State Park, Florida's biggest state park, borders the subdivision to the east. Excellent schools, dining, and shopping are all within 20 minutes, while in 30 minutes you are on beautiful Siesta Beach, or in Downtown Sarasota with its countless cultural amenities.
 

5 acres Sarasota, FL $319,000

5 acres Sarasota, FL

Sarasota County Paul Wolbers Coldwell Banker Res. RE

Type: Acreage w/House 3 Beds | 2 Baths | 1622 SqFt

REDUCED!! You will love the view of the huge pond (fish farm??) from the big lanai of this adorable home in Myakka Valley Ranches, Sarasota's largest equestrian community. This home features an open floor plan, 3 bedrooms, 2 baths, an attached 2-car garage, AND a freestanding, concrete-block workshop of 24 x 36, with 3 overhead doors. Some updating has been done, as is evident from the guest bathroom, laminate floors, paneled doors, and contemporary colors. It is up to the new owner to update the kitchen. The property is well drained, and has more than enough grass to support your horses or cattle. The huge pond might be used for a fish farm. Imagine, sitting in the hot tub on the lanai, and watching the does with their newborn fawns frolicking around the pond! Myakka Valley Ranches is a community of ca. 280 families. It is easy to make new friends in "The Valley," as the locals call it; there is a saddle club, a book club, and a women's forum. It is located in a very good school district of Sarasota county (the school buses come into the subdivision), while there are also a number of private schools in the area. The entrance to Myakka River State Park, Florida's biggest state park, is only 1.5 miles down the road. This park is great for hiking, birding, kayaking, horseback riding, and what have you. Although you are in the country, the beach is less than 30 minutes away, as is Downtown Sarasota with its museums, concert hall, opera, and other cultural amenities. Shopping and restaurants are all within 20 minutes from your new country home.
 
4.88 acres Sarasota, FL

4.88 acres Sarasota, FL

$9,975,000 Sarasota County

3.55 acres Sarasota, FL

3.55 acres Sarasota, FL

$7,900,000 Sarasota County

3.29 acres Sarasota, FL

3.29 acres Sarasota, FL

$3,900,000 Sarasota County

3.29 acres Sarasota, FL

$3,900,000 Sarasota County

12.31 acres Sarasota, FL

12.31 acres Sarasota, FL

$2,899,999 Sarasota County

5 acres Sarasota, FL

5 acres Sarasota, FL

$1,995,000 Sarasota County

7.05 acres Sarasota, FL

7.05 acres Sarasota, FL

$1,900,000 Sarasota County

10 acres Sarasota, FL

10 acres Sarasota, FL

$1,400,000 Sarasota County

115 listings found out of 418,121