This holiday season, we may not find ourselves blanketed with snow but we still know how to create a winter wonderland. From garlands to Christmas trees to elaborate model trains, the home becomes a significant setting for all our yuletide festivities. As many of us search for the perfect perch to center the tree, we offer a look at some spectacular Manatee, Charlotte, and Sarasota homes for sale with inspiring living rooms – the perfect merry setting for creating many Christmas (and year-round) memories.
Shown 1160 North Casey Key Road, OspreyThe living room in this exquisite 10,125 square foot home is set on 2.5 acres on the exclusive north end of Casey Key, Florida. This home may have sold, view all Casey Key homes for sale. The home shown 1160 N. Casey Key features a stone fireplace and cypress beams that are sure to complement any holiday décor (not to mention the breathtaking water views).
1459 Bay Point Dr, Sarasota has Sold.This Tuscan-inspired 8,500 square foot home is located in an exclusive West-of-the-Trail neighborhood moments to Downtown Sarasota. Views from the living room are sure to astound with Sarasota Bay, the Ringling Bridge, City Skyline and the untouched grace of Selby Gardens nearby. Elegant columns line the grand vaulted walkway that will inspire you to deck the halls with boughs of holly. View homes for sale in Downtown Sarasota.
7422 Periwinkle Dr Sarasota has Sold, View other Coral Cove homes for sale in Sarasota Clean lines and unembellished forms would gracefully frame any Christmas tree from this 7,564 square foot modern home on Little Sarasota Bay. The open living room features 24’ ceilings, an oversized fireplace (perfect for Santa), wet bar, and a wall of glass creating the ideal canvas for magnificent water views. This home has sold but other homes offer great views too, Coral Cove homes for sale in Sarasota, Florida.
136 Osprey Point Dr, OspreyOne can almost imagine the reenactment of a classic Dickens story from within this 8,843 square foot home in The Oaks Club. The 3-story salon with a grand entrance and 22’+ ceilings would make a dramatic scene for a retelling of A Christmas Carol to children at Christmastime. View additional homes for sale in The Oaks CLub, Osprey, Florida.
8257 Archers Ct, Sarasota has sold. View other homes for sale in the Founders Club – Sarasota, FL.Located within the Founder’s Club, this glorious open living space from the 8,334 square foot “Villa Carina” overlooks the marble pool with raised infinity edge spa. After indulging in Christmas dinner, step outside to your private putting green to help work off the extra eggnog. This delightful property has sold, but good news there are other wonderful homes for sale in the Founders Club – Sarasota, FL.
View Hawk Island, Bradenton Homes for Sale, 3911 Hawk Island has Sold.Captivating water views can be found from this 5,000 square foot residence on the Manatee River. It’s elegant yet cozy ambiance finished with marble, rare granite, onyx and handmade rich wood cabinetry is the perfect setting for a cup of hot chocolate as you unwrap that special gift from your loved one. View land and homes for sale in Hawk Island – Bradenton, FL.
Homes for Sale Roberts Point, Siesta Key Florida Shown 3985 Roberts Point Rd. has Sold.Imagine how a Christmas tree decorated in all white would shine from within this 3,275 square foot modern retreat on Siesta Key. The combination living and dining area with 12’ ceilings will fit a large family gathering (or consortium of carolers). Discover other homes for sale in the Roberts Point neighborhood.
View Downtown Sarasota Condos for Sale, Condo Shown 1330 Main St. has Sold.Enjoy all the holiday events Downtown Sarasota has to offer from this 3,954 square foot condo in The Orange Blossom – a boutique building on Main Street consisting of only seven owners. Enjoy the Christmas Boat Parade then stroll upstairs to relax in your open living area featuring incredible cityscape views. This property has sold, view available Downtown Sarasota homes and condos for sale.
11521 Equestrian Ct, PlacidaWish your family Feliz Navidad from “Hacienda De Torres“ in Placida. Resting on nearly 9 acres, the living room overlooks the expansive, resort-style pool and lush manicured landscape beyond. The 3,927 square foot, 4 bedroom home with 9-car garage is sure to afford plenty of room for your holiday guests.
View Snead Island homes for Sale, 3806 Redfish Ct. has Sold.This British Colonial style home on the northern tip of Snead Island features unparalleled views of Terra Ceia Bay. The main living area connects the great room with a wet bar, dining room, bayside entertaining terrace, gourmet kitchen, and breakfast bar. Open the French doors to enjoy gentle bay breezes as you reach into your holiday stockings on Christmas morning.
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