One or more photo(s) has been virtually staged. One of the best locations in Sarasota on the coveted north end of Siesta Key, this Gulf-front estate has it all. Enjoy endless views of the Gulf of Mexico, Big Pass, South Lido Beach Park and Bird Key from almost every room. Upon entering through the custom double doors, you are greeted by the two-story foyer with a grand staircase and living room that gives breathtaking water views beyond. Designed for entertaining or family gatherings, the home's formal and informal living areas are open to multiple terracing outdoor spaces and create a seamless functional flow throughout. The gourmet kitchen boasts custom cabinetry, granite countertops, high-end stainless steel appliances, a huge island, an adjacent wet bar and several seating areas. Situated for the utmost privacy, the first-floor master suite includes dual custom vanities, a Roman shower, Jacuzzi tub, a custom-organized, enormous walk-in closet and French door access to the private covered terrace. The first floor also includes a beautifully designed wood-paneled office with custom cabinetry and a built-in desk area, along with a powder room and large laundry room. The second floor boasts a second master suite, two more bedrooms and baths to provide plenty of room for a large family or guests. The ground level, accessed by staircase or three-stop elevator, boasts 2,000 square feet of additional space for a garage, gym, game room or storage. A stunning waterfront pool, spa and sundeck are perfect for relaxing. For the boating enthusiast, there is a well-equipped boat dock with a lift and direct access to the Gulf of Mexico. Start enjoying your island life today.