2912 East Forest Lake Drive, SARASOTA, FL


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About 2912 East Forest Lake Drive

Value is in the Land - Old Forest Lakes. This property encompasses 1.26 acres with potential to divide for two parcels - pond, four giant 100 year old oak trees, complete privacy, and it is the 10th largest lot in the neighborhood. Many of the 1960 vintage homes have been replaced with custom homes that take advantage of the acre plus estates. This home needs a full makeover but has a good layout and design. Built in 1962 with a midcentury modern flair and 2163 sf, 4 bedrooms and 4 baths, Spacious Living room with cathedral ceiling, original wood beams, and two wood burning fireplaces. Plus attached 2 car garage, and pool. Plenty of room for all your toys, boats, golf carts. Also included on the property is the large two car garage/guest house/workshop with over 2304 sf. This building was constructed as the ultimate Man shop and is ready for your finishing touches. This is an excellent opportunity to complete the renovations needed for this property or take advantage of this unique opportunity to build you own custom mega mansion. Only 20 minutes to our beautiful Siesta Beach, the Legacy Trail runs along this neighborhood so you can enjoy riding or walking on the trail in minutes, 20 minutes to our charming downtown Sarasota, 25 minutes to the famous St. Armands circle, and 20 minutes to our world famous Siesta Key. When you are living in Old Forest Lakes you are living in a very special and unique enclave of homes. Enjoy the Florida life.

Features of 2912 East Forest Lake Drive

MLS® # A4562539
Price $995,000
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms 4.00
Full Baths 4
Square Footage 2,163
Acres 1.26
Year Built 1962
Type Residential
Sub-Type Single Family Residence
Style Florida, Ranch
Status Active

Community Information

Address 2912 East Forest Lake Drive
Area Sarasota/Fruitville
Subdivision FOREST LAKES
County Sarasota
State FL
Zip Code 34232


Parking Boat, Driveway, Garage Door Opener, Garage Faces Side
# of Garages 2
View Trees/Woods, Water
Is Waterfront Yes
Waterfront Pond
Private Pool Yes
Has Pool Yes


Interior Features Cathedral Ceiling(s), Ceiling Fans(s), Living Room/Dining Room Combo, Walk-In Closet(s)
Appliances Dishwasher, Disposal, Electric Water Heater, Microwave, Range, Refrigerator
Heating Central, Electric
Cooling Central Air
Fireplace Yes
Fireplaces Living Room, Other, Wood Burning


Exterior Features Sliding Doors
Lot Description In County, Irregular Lot, Oversized Lot, Paved
Roof Shingle
Foundation Slab

School Information

Elementary Wilkinson Elementary
Middle Brookside Middle
High Sarasota High

Additional Information

Date Listed March 1st, 2023
Days on Market 439
Zoning RE2
Foreclosure No
Short Sale No
RE / Bank Owned No

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