$ 2,174,000
Property Attributes
  • MLS#A4549034
  • TypeSingle Family
  • CountySARASOTA
  • CityOSPREY
  • AreaOsprey
  • NeighborhoodSarabay Acres
  • Zip34229
  • StyleFlorida
  • Year Built1972
  • Taxes$ 12690
  • Price$ 2,174,000
  • Bedrooms3
  • Full Bathrooms3
  • Half Bathrooms0
  • Sqr Footage2483
  • Lot Size0.57 Acres
Data Source:
Stellar MLS
Property Description

Rare opportunity to own an exceptional waterfront property and tropical oasis on .57 acre lot on a wide portion of Little Sarasota Bay. Bayview Cottage is the original Florida coastal cottage lifestyle which showcases magnificent water views and spectacular sunsets. This gated waterfront gem has 3 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, includes bonus room, office, and laundry closet. The oversized and peaceful back porch allows a front row seat to view wildlife, water activities, and sunsets that will take your breath away. The home is completely secluded at the dead end of a private lane and fenced for additional privacy. This is island style living with a convenient mainland address. Close to Oscar Scherer State Park, Spanish Point, Venice Island, Siesta Key, Casey Key, major roadways, shopping, and restaurants. Come embrace the original Florida living lifestyle or build your own masterpiece on this oversized lot with approximately 100 feet of waterfront footage on Little Sarasota Bay.

Price History
10/4/2022 Listed $2,199,000
5/7/2023 1% - $2,194,000
9/20/2023 1% - $2,174,000

General Features

Appliances Dishwasher, Disposal, Electric Water Heater, Range, Range Hood, Refrigerator
Architectural Style Florida
Association Y/N No
Body of Water Little Sarasota Bay
Carport Y/N No
Construction Materials Block
Cooling Central Air
County Sarasota
Days on Market 391
Directions US 41 south from Central Sarasota Pkwy to right on Sarabay Rd. (across from super Walmart) to right on Kensey Ln. Please drive slow on private lane straight into gate for 324 Kensey Ln. OR US
Exterior Features French Doors, Lighting, Rain Gutters, Sliding Doors
Facing Direction East
Garage Y/N No
Heating Central
Interior Features Ceiling Fans(s), Eating Space In Kitchen, Kitchen/Family Room Combo, Living Room/Dining Room Combo, Master Bedroom Main Floor, Open Floorplan, Split Bedroom, Thermostat, Vaulted Ceiling(s), Walk-In Closet(s)
Lease Considered Y/N Yes
Levels One
Lot Size Square Feet 24950
MLS Area 34229 - Osprey
New Construction No
Patio/Porch Features Covered, Front Porch, Rear Porch
Percent Ownership Fee Simple
Property SubType Single Family Residence
Property Type Residential
Public Remarks Rare opportunity to own an exceptional waterfront property and tropical oasis on .57 acre lot on a wide portion of Little Sarasota Bay. Bayview Cottage is the original Florida coastal cottage lifesty
Roof Shingle
Senior Community Y/N No
Sewer Septic Tank
Standard Status Active
Status Active
Street Name KENSEY
Subdivision Name SARABAY ACRES
Tax Annual Amount 12690
Tax Lot 36
Tax Year 2021
Utilities BB/HS Internet Available, Cable Available, Electricity Connected, Propane
View Water
Virtual Tour
Waterfront Features Bay/Harbor, Intracoastal Waterway
Waterfront Y/N Yes
Year Built 1972
Zoning RSF1

Interior Features

Air Conditioning Y/N Yes
Fireplace Y/N No
Flooring Carpet, Tile, Travertine, Hardwood
Full Baths 3
Heating Y/N Yes
Living Area Units Square Feet
Livingareasource Public Records
Street Suffix LANE
Total Baths 3
Total Bedrooms 3

Exterior Features

Building Area Total 3063
Foundation Details Slab
Lot Features Oversized Lot
Lot Size Acres 0.57
Lot Size Units Square Feet
Open Parking Y/N No
Parking Features Driveway, Oversized
Road Frontage Type Street Dead-End
Road Surface Type Gravel
Water Source Well


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

Property vs Single Family Average in 34229

AVG $1.41M
AVG $7,722
AVG 577
Data Provided by Inside Real Estate®
Year Built
AVG 1991