One or more photo(s) has been virtually staged. LEASE PURCHASE NOW AVAILABLE! Do you want to live close to all things downtown Sarasota, BUT you just don't want the condominium lifestyle? We have the perfect solution for YOU - a single-family lovingly cared for home just four blocks from downtown. This is a unique, hard to find mid-century modern 4-bedroom, 2-bath residence. Plus, the now more important than ever, home office or 5th sleeping area with huge closet and separate entry. Even the 4th Bedroom has a possible exterior door. Combine that with miles of gorgeous hardwood floors, & a huge screened lanai PLUS covered porch in the backyard with fountains, a HUGE oak tree and lush tropical landscaping. Both front and rear yards feature fountains. This oversized property, with a two-car garage and a built-in workbench, is situated on a shady tree-filled oversized lot with landscape lighting, a circular driveway & excellent street lighting AND there is a beautiful public park directly across the street. The dining room is truly dream-sized & could double as a dining room & cozy sitting area. The large living/family room features a wall of glass and a mood-setting romantic gas fireplace. Light and bright galley style kitchen includes a pantry, separate laundry room & nook. House is built on a crawl space which allows easy access to all utilities & electronic systems. House also includes a generator, ready to go. Hurricane shutters & a security system are also there for peace of mind. Please call us for your private showing today. Showings available via live streaming. Contact agent to schedule.