Just Listed - Waterfront - Master on Main
1561 BLUE HERON DRIVE Sarasota, FL
$ 2,995,000
Property Attributes
  • MLS#A4499148
  • TypeSingle Family
  • CountySARASOTA
  • CitySarasota
  • AreaSarasota-Pinecraft
  • NeighborhoodMcclellan Park-Paradise Shores
  • Zip34239
  • StyleCustom,Elevated
  • Year Built2003
  • Taxes30111
  • Price$ 2,995,000
  • Bedrooms4
  • Full Bathrooms4
  • Half Bathrooms1
  • Sqr Footage4118
  • Lot Size0.34 Acres
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Data Source:
Stellar MLS
Property Description

Delight in a downtown family lifestyle at this lovely four-bedroom waterfront home in the heart of the city’s center at McClellan Park/Paradise Shores. A low stone wall and lush, manicured gardens frame the property that spans more than a quarter-acre and gives you a beautifully remote experience. A boater’s paradise, yachtsmen will fall in love with the newer seawall (2002), extended deep-water dock, multiple lifts and unobstructed bay access. This charming residence was built in 2003, offering a two-story layout spread across nearly 4,200-square-feet. The interior is stylishly decked out with marble and hardwood flooring, intricate moldings, arched walkways, neutral colors throughout, plantation shutters, and temperature-controlled wine room. The design of the first floor is organized around the updated gourmet kitchen. This galley-style space features newer custom cabinetry in complementary finishes, granite countertops, island, wine bar area, Viking gas cooktop, built-in Bosch ovens, as well as a quaint breakfast nook with Aquarium glass and cozy bench seating. The open living room boasts cathedral ceiling height and walls of glass the ensure this space is bright and airy. Formal dining and the study are just a few steps away. The master wing completes the first level, with its spacious living quarters, marble bathroom, his/her walk-in closets and private access to the screened veranda. Take the grand staircase or three-stop elevator up to the second floor, offering family room with dry bar and three bedroom suites. The options for fun and relaxation are plentiful. Enjoy the pavered sundeck and heated swimming pool on the ground floor, the summer kitchen with wraparound bar and various dining areas on the second floor, plus the crow’s nest terrace on the top level. This family-friendly neighborhood is an historic waterfront community comprised of custom-built homes, conveniently located winding canals that flow out to Sarasota Bay. This exclusive neighborhood is minutes from downtown, Main Street Farmers Market, Sarasota Bayfront, theaters, museums, fabulous eateries and pristine Gulf beaches at Siesta and Lido Keys.

Elementary School Middle School High School
Southside Elementary Brookside Middle Sarasota High
Price History
5/3/2021 Listed $2,995,000

General Features

Additional Rooms Den/Library/Office, Family Room, Formal Dining Room Separate, Inside Utility
Appliances Built-In Oven, Cooktop, Dishwasher, Disposal, Dryer, Microwave, Refrigerator, Washer
Architectural Style Custom, Elevated
Association Fee Includes None
Attached Garage Yes
Building Elevator Y/N Yes
Community Features Water Access, Waterfront
Construction Materials Stucco
Cooling Central Air, Zoned
Elementary School Southside Elementary
Exterior Features Balcony, French Doors, Irrigation System, Lighting, Outdoor Grill, Outdoor Kitchen, Sliding Doors
Facing Direction Southeast
Flooring Carpet, Marble, Wood
Garage Spaces 3
Garage Y/N Yes
Heating Central, Electric, Zoned
High School Sarasota High
Homestead Yes
Interior Features Cathedral Ceiling(s), Ceiling Fans(s), Crown Molding, Eating Space In Kitchen, Elevator, High Ceiling(s), Master Bedroom Downstairs, Solid Surface Counters, Solid Wood Cabinets, Split Bedroom, Stone Counters
Levels Two
MLS Area 34239 - Sarasota/Pinecraft
Middle/Junior High School Brookside Middle
Minimum Lease Period No Minimum
Other Structures Outdoor Kitchen
Parking Features Driveway, Garage Door Opener, Garage Faces Side, Oversized, Portico, Split Garage, Workshop in Garage
Patio/Porch Features Covered, Deck, Rear Porch, Screened
Pets Allowed Yes
Pool Features Deck, Gunite, Heated, In Ground, Lighting
Private Pool Yes
Property Description Corner Unit, Elevated
Property SubType Single Family Residence
Property Type Residential
Roof Tile
Security Features Secured Garage / Parking
Sewer Public Sewer
Special Listing Conditions None
Status Active
Subdiv Community Name Mcclellan Park
Terms Cash, Conventional
Township 36
Utilities Cable Available, Electricity Connected, Phone Available, Public, Sewer Connected, Sprinkler Well, Water Connected
View City, Garden, Pool, Water
Water Access Type Bay/Harbor, Canal - Saltwater
Water Access Y/N Yes
Water Body Name SARASOTA BAY
Waterfront Features Canal - Saltwater
Year Built 2003
Zoning RSF1

Interior Features

Laundry Features Inside, Laundry Room
Living Area 4118.00
Total Bedrooms 4
Window Features Shutters, Window Treatments

Exterior Features

Building Area Total 5572.00
Fencing Stone
Foundation Details Slab
Lot Features Cul-De-Sac, FloodZone, Historic District, In City Limits, Oversized Lot
Lot Size Acres 0.34
Lot Size Square Feet 14963
Vegetation Mature Landscaping, Trees/Landscaped
Water Extras Dock - Open, Dock - Slip Deeded On-Site, Dock - Wood, Dock w/Electric, Lift, Sailboat Water, Seawall - Concrete, Seawall - Other
Water Extras Yn Yes
Water Frontage Feet Canal Salt 200
Water View Canal
Water View Y/N Yes
Waterfront Feet Total 200
Waterfront Y/N Yes


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

Property vs Zip Code Average in 34239

AVG $1.39M
AVG $8,164
AVG 198
Year Built
AVG 1978