Desoto Acres Real Estate

Desoto Acres Real Estate

Welcome to Desoto Acres, a charming subdivision located in Sarasota, Florida. This hidden gem offers a unique blend of tranquility and convenience, making it the perfect place to call home.

Desoto Acres is nestled in the heart of Sarasota County, providing residents with easy access to all the amenities this vibrant area has to offer. From beautiful beaches to top-rated schools and a thriving arts and culture scene, Desoto Acres is ideally situated for those looking to enjoy the best of Florida living.

The subdivision boasts a variety of housing options, from spacious single-family homes to cozy townhouses, ensuring there is something for everyone. With lush green spaces, tree-lined streets, and a strong sense of community, Desoto Acres offers a peaceful retreat from the hustle and bustle of city life.

Residents of Desoto Acres can also take advantage of nearby shopping centers, restaurants, and recreational facilities, making it easy to enjoy all the perks of suburban living without sacrificing convenience. Whether you're a young professional, a growing family, or a retiree looking for a peaceful oasis, Desoto Acres has something for everyone.

Come and discover the beauty and charm of Desoto Acres – where small-town charm meets modern convenience in the heart of Sarasota, Florida.

Newest Listings in Desoto Acres

$1,375,000
9 Beds 5 Baths Desoto Acres SubDv. 34243 Zip Code
Welcome to this remarkable 9-bedroom, 5-bathroom home nestled on over 2 acres of secluded property, conveniently situated near the airport, beaches, and UTC mall. This expansive estate boasts a distinctive drive-through 3-car garage, complemented by a separate 1-bedroom mother-in-law unit, offering flexibility and seclusion for both residents and guests. Plus, there's plenty of space for your camper, boat, or trailers, ensuring all your recreational needs are met. Adding to its appeal, the two-story addition was built in 2020, expanding the living space and enhancing the home's modern amenities. Additionally, a new roof was installed on all the structures simultaneously, ensuring long-term durability and peace of mind for the homeowners. Approaching the home, you'll be captivated by its charming exterior and sprawling grounds, offering ample space for outdoor activities and relaxation. The drive-through 3-car garage provides convenience and functionality. Stepping inside, you'll discover a warm and inviting atmosphere, with a welcoming entryway leading you into the heart of the home. The main living areas are designed for both comfort and style, boasting open-concept spaces that are perfect for entertaining or everyday living. Upstairs you’ll find an en-suite perfect for guests or extended families. Country living awaits at this remarkable property, where the expansive grounds offer endless possibilities for outdoor enjoyment. With the HOA allowing horses, you can indulge in equestrian pursuits right on your own land. Additionally, a expansive chicken coop adds to the rural charm, providing the opportunity to embrace a farm-to-table lifestyle with fresh eggs right at your fingertips. Whether you're tending to your animals, exploring the garden, or simply soaking in the peaceful ambiance, this property is a true sanctuary for those seeking the serenity of country living. With its convenient location, spacious accommodations, and unique features, this home offers the perfect blend of comfort, convenience, along with privacy. Welcome to your own private oasis, where every day is filled with beauty and tranquility.

5812 N Shade Avenue, Sarasota

$1,599,000
4 Beds 2.5 Baths Desoto Acres SubDv. 34234 Zip Code
Step into a classic Old Florida sanctuary nestled within the serene and highly sought-after Desoto Acres in Sarasota. This spacious home stretches over 2500+ square feet on two floors, featuring 4 bedrooms and 2.5 baths. Noteworthy updates include new garage doors (2023), a carport with a 20/50 Amp setup for motorhomes, and a house panel box ready for a generator. The whole house filtration system was installed in 2014, with a reverse osmosis system in the kitchen added in 2011. The property benefits from a metal roof on an additional garage installed in 2021, impact-resistant windows and glass sliders, and a leaf gutter installed in 2019. The well system features an updated Gould J7 pump (2012), and the driveway was newly sealed and paved in 2023. A new HVAC unit installed in 2023 ensures modern comfort throughout the home. Surrounded by mature landscaping, this private oasis is located near University Parkway, moments from UTC Mall, with its plethora of dining and shopping venues. It provides easy access to I-75 for quick commutes to St. Pete, Tampa, or Port Charlotte, and the area's pristine beaches are just a short drive away. Set on a sprawling 2.23-acre estate free from HOA, CDD fees, and deed restrictions, this property is ideal for those with RVs, boats, and a variety of outdoor toys, combining timeless charm with modern conveniences for perfect old and new Florida living.

2422 53rd Street, Sarasota

$1,325,000
4 Beds 2 Baths Desoto Acres SubDv. 34243 Zip Code
Welcome to your slice of paradise at 2255 61st Street, located in the heart of beautiful Sarasota, Florida. Upon arriving to this exquisite completely remodeled fully fenced property a brand new electric gate welcomes you. This property is centrally located on over 2 acres offering a blend of contemporary luxury and timeless elegance, perfectly situated in the sought-after neighborhood, Desoto Acres. Step inside this meticulously designed residence and be greeted by an abundance of natural light dancing through the spacious rooms. With 4 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms, this home provides ample space for relaxation and entertainment. The open-concept layout seamlessly connects the living, dining, and kitchen areas, creating an ideal space for hosting gatherings or simply unwinding after a long day. The gourmet kitchen is a culinary enthusiast's dream, featuring state-of-the-art appliances, sleek countertops, and custom cabinetry. Whether you're hosting a lavish dinner party or enjoying a casual meal with loved ones, this space is sure to inspire your inner chef. Unwind in the opulent master suite, complete with a lavish ensuite bathroom, featuring a double rainfall shower head walk in shower accompanied with a center drain freestanding tub with 45-gallons of water capacity equipped with 8 Water jets and 0.75HP water pump provide a luxurious experience. Each additional bedroom boasts its own unique charm, providing comfort and privacy for family and guests alike. Outside, soak up the Florida sunshine or lounge by the sparkling pool, or grab a cold one and sit back and relax on on the screened in patio. Have horses, pigs, or chickens? There is plenty of room for them as this property sits on over 2.5 acres with 2 barn stalls, full tack and feed room. Conveniently located just minutes from pristine beaches, world-class dining, Sarasota/Bradenton airport and shopping destinations, this home offers the perfect blend of luxury and convenience. Whether you're seeking a peaceful retreat or an entertainer's paradise, this property is sure to exceed your expectations. Don't miss your opportunity to experience resort-style living in Sarasota's most coveted community. Schedule your private showing today and discover the endless possibilities awaiting you.

2255 61st Street, Sarasota

$1,587,000
5 Beds 4.5 Baths Desoto Acres SubDv. 34234 Zip Code
MAGNIFICENT COUNTRY ESTATE IN THE HEART OF TOWN...You will fall in love with this RUTH RICHMOND Retro HOME built DeSoto Acres on 2.18 Acres and only 3 miles to downtown Sarasota! Once you enter through the stately gated entrance you are greeted with engaging curb appeal and a beautiful brick courtyard. The 3,000 square foot main home was built with high ceilings, crown molding, terrazzo flooring and has THREE Ensuites, a huge living room & dining room, oversized kitchen with an abundance of cabinetry and wonderful Florida room with vistas of the 32'x16' caged pool. There is a 3000+/- square foot addition connected with a vestibule and creating a rear courtyard around the pool patio. This additional space includes a huge family/rec room, banquet hall size kitchen, two additional bedrooms, storage room and a room with a private entrance that could be an office, another bedroom or what ever one needs. A TOTAL OF 5958 heated and cooled square feet, 5+ bedrooms and 4.5 baths, 2 kitchens, 2 laundries, a two car garage, 2 car carport, large chicken coop, huge screened and shaded orchid garden and a concrete and mosaic koi pond. Your new estate has been very well preserved and has a 4.5 year old tile roof, Reverse osmosis/water filtration, central vacuum, new well pump and multiple hard wired smoke detectors. A great home for the extended family, or home office/business, etc. DeSoto Acres is a community of "Like size lots" only 3 miles to downtown Sarasota; it is a registered bird sanctuary and has an County overlay allowing horses, goats, chicken and roosters. Close to downtown Sarasota, Bradenton & I-75/UTC. You won't believe your eyes! Bedroom Closet Type: Walk-in Closet (Primary Bedroom).

2605 Desoto Road, Sarasota

$1,400,000
3 Beds 2.5 Baths Desoto Acres SubDv. 34234 Zip Code
This is the one you've been looking for! This lovely home is nestled on over 2 acres in the heart of Sarasota- simply unheard of! With over 2400 sq ft of living space and 3 bedrooms and 2.5 baths this home is ready to be loved by you and your family. As you step inside, you'll be greeted by a light-filled living room that seamlessly flows into the kitchen and dining area, creating an open and inviting atmosphere. The kitchen boasts of modern appliances, ample counter space, and access to the outdoor patio space, making it a perfect space for entertaining. One of the highlights of this property is the outdoor space which includes an extra large screened-in patio, where you can enjoy the fresh air and beautiful views without having to worry about sacrificing privacy. The large pool area is fenced in with a new bamboo privacy fence which makes the space perfect for hosting outdoor gatherings and creating lasting memories with your loved ones. If you're in need of extra storage or workspace, the workshop in the garage provides the perfect solution. The detached garage is brand new, offering additional parking space and endless possibilities. A brand new 40x60 asphalt parking pad has been added to the property in the last year which is ideal for anyone looking to park additional vehicles or build a secondary garage/ workshop. There is also a 50amp hook up right there making it ready for you or your guests to hook their RV up to. The fenced in yard beyond the pool provides a tranquil retreat right in your own backyard that is ideal for little ones and pets to play freely. There have been significant upgrades made to the home in the last two years including, new roof, new septic and lift station, new chain link fence, UV light added to the AC, new detached garage and the whole house painted. Located in the famous neighborhood of DeSoto Acres (one of the oldest neighborhoods in Sarasota), this property offers easy access to a variety of amenities, including highly rated schools, UTC shopping center, SRQ airport, as well as downtown Sarasota only minutes away. For outdoor enthusiasts, the famous Ringling Museum, the brand new Bayfront park and the scenic Sarasota Jungle Gardens are just a short drive away. This neighborhood also boasts of no HOA or restrictions so you could really make this property your own in everyday, including renting it out should you desire to do so. When it comes to dining and entertainment options, you'll be spoiled for choice with the abundance of renowned restaurants and trendy cafes in the vicinity, including Wicked Cantina, Anna Maria Oyster Bar and Detweiler’s Farmer’s Market. Don't miss out on this incredible opportunity to own a piece of paradise in Sarasota. Contact us now to schedule a viewing and make this beautiful property your new home!

5310 N Tuttle Avenue, Sarasota

$1,550,000
Desoto Acres SubDv. 34234 Zip Code
Oasis without a home on top of you. Fenced in 6/6/5, on 2.2 Acres and salt water pool, comes with furniture and NO HOA fees. It's a one of a kind tropical estate private gate property that has it all. Personal resort to home or investment property that you can do it all. Your tropical estate is in Sarasota is over 2.2 Acres. Public water and with separate well for watering the lawn. Multi-generational living or income or simply lots of extra space and privacy with many options as a home and or separate guest with apartment or and office etc... Five car garage space provides room for many options as vehicles, boats, equipment, etc... This beautiful main home has 5 bedrooms and 4 baths with newer kitchen opens to a huge vaulted ceiling and living room displaying a wood burning fireplace. Live video walk through upon request. However your eyes gaze over to view through the new large hurricane sliding doors to your heated salt water pool. The lanai is screened in to a 2nd fenced in area to your yard for pets. Yes, one large privacy fence encompasses the property then a second fence for managing your pets if needed. There are a few extra chain length fences for this reason. A master suite, with 2 additional bedrooms and 3 full bathrooms and office are all on the first level. The second floor / upstairs has a oversize family living room combo and another full size kitchen (2nd), plus 2 more bedrooms and full bath. A over-sized attached garage plus additional storage / work shop or room. The separate apartment building has a elevator and its own 2 car garage and office on the first level with a great room, full kitchen (3rd), bed and bath upstairs with walk-in closet. There is ample parking space and another 1 car garage or workshop on the side property too. Many new items and updates to the property. Newer roofs, new board walk from one property to the other side, newer AC systems, salt water pool heater, resurfaced pool and deck, newer septic tank, newer water heater, newer tile flooring, granite counters, appliances, Etc... The grounds are simply tropical and stunning with mature trees, vines, large bamboo and never ending views from the board walk (cat walk). The location is private but you are at the beating heart of Sarasota to do everything your mind can imagine. You are minutes away from Sarasota International Air port and Many beaches to choose from daily. Top golf courses in the nation to doing anything you can imagine as your hobby. Top boating and game fishing in the world to watching live entertainment from Tiki bars to local venues and spring training baseball games. This property can be your home and or investment property all at the same time. Do you need family or mother-in-law to have there own living area? Well this property can serve your family or use it as Daily or monthly rental. https://photos.app.goo.gl/JyGG29hVB3WhWx5W6 Live video walk through upon request.

3152 53rd Street, Sarasota

$1,550,000
6 Beds 6 Baths Desoto Acres SubDv. 34234 Zip Code
Oasis, without a home on top of you. 6/6/5 fenced in and on 2.2 Acres with salt water pool home or investment. Comes with furniture and NO HOA fees. It's a one of a kind tropical estate private gate property that has it all. Personal resort to home or investment property that you can do it all. Your tropical estate is in Sarasota is over 2.2 Acres. Public water and with separate well for watering the lawn. Multi-generational living or income or simply lots of extra space and privacy with many options as a home and or separate guest with apartment or and office etc... Live video walk through upon request. Five car garage space provides room for many options as vehicles, boats, equipment, etc... This beautiful main home has 5 bedrooms and 4 baths with newer kitchen opens to a huge vaulted ceiling and living room displaying a wood burning fireplace. However your eyes gaze over to view through the new large hurricane sliding doors to your heated salt water pool. The lanai is screened in to a 2nd fenced in area to your yard for pets. Yes, one large privacy fence encompasses the property then a second fence for managing your pets if needed. There are a few extra chain length fences for this reason. A master suite, with 2 additional bedrooms and 3 full bathrooms and office are all on the first level. The second floor / upstairs has a oversize family living room combo and another full size kitchen (2nd), plus 2 more bedrooms and full bath. A over-sized attached garage plus additional storage / work shop or room. The separate apartment building has a elevator and its own 2 car garage and office on the first level with a great room, full kitchen (3rd), bed and bath upstairs with walk-in closet. There is ample parking space and another 1 car garage or workshop on the side property too. Many new items and updates to the property. Newer roofs, new board walk from one property to the other side, newer AC systems, salt water pool heater, resurfaced pool and deck, newer septic tank, newer water heater, newer tile flooring, granite counters, appliances, Etc... The grounds are simply tropical and stunning with mature trees, vines, large bamboo and never ending views from the board walk (cat walk). The location is private but you are at the beating heart of Sarasota to do everything your mind can imagine. You are minutes away from Sarasota International Air port and Many beaches to choose from daily. Top golf courses in the nation to doing anything you can imagine as your hobby. Top boating and game fishing in the world to watching live entertainment from Tiki bars to local venues and spring training baseball games. This property can be your home and or investment property all at the same time. Do you need family or mother-in-law to have there own living area? Well this property can serve your family or use it as Daily or monthly rental. https://photos.app.goo.gl/JyGG29hVB3WhWx5W6 Live video walk through upon request.

3152 53rd Street, Sarasota

$1,295,000
3 Beds 2 Baths Desoto Acres SubDv. 34243 Zip Code
Everything & More! Urban living in the City! This exquisite Spanish Mediterranean-style residence in Desoto Acres is the PERFECT LOCATION! Centrally located off university blvd, 4 miles to downtown Sarasota & Lido Beach! This estate sits on just over 2 ACRES IN THE CITY! A perfect place for car enthusiast, RV’s, boats AND horses! With this house the possibilities are ENDLESS. A huge yard for the kids to play in or to host parties by the private pool! With this much space; grow a garden, build a chicken coop or even a mother-in-law house! The 3-bedroom, 2-bathroom home is surrounded by beautiful green space, a 3 stall barn, sheds, dog run & a sparkling pool. The Saltillo tile floors, wood beams, and floor-to ceiling windows create a warm ambiance, filling natural light throughout the interior. The most charming kitchen, situated at the center of the home, features stainless steel appliances, lofty ceilings & an eating area. The living room showcases a cozy wood burning fireplace, offering the perfect place to snuggle up. Open the custom barn doors to reveal the primary bedroom & bath with double sinks, a walk-in shower, a luxurious soaking tub, and a generously-sized walk-in closet. Step outside to meet the endless possibilities with no mandatory association fee’s or CDD’s! This is more than a residence; it's an invitation to embrace a lifestyle where the city meets spacious serenity. Don't miss the chance to make this exquisite Desoto Acres property your own!

2974 57th Street, Sarasota

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