MAINLAND RESIDENCE ON PROTECTED DEEP WATER! At the coveted southern end of Sarasota waterfront, along a 45FT sea-wall with protected canal frontage, is a home with a 16,000lb lift and a dock that can accommodate up to a 35Ft vessel. Unrivaled interior finishes; decorative columns, detailed 12-14FT ceilings, handcrafted millwork, crown moldings, custom built-ins, furniture quality cabinetry, marble and granite surfaces, just to name a few. Solid ?" Bella Teak flooring with Mahogany inlays define the formal Dr & Lr with fp. A Butler's pantry contributes to the well-planned gourmet kitchen w/tiled floors, granite surfaces, a center island, a Bkfast bar, top-of-the-line appls, wood cabinetry and a planning center. Aquarium glass overlooks the water views from the breakfast nook that combines the kitchen and family room. The master suite offers deep hued bamboo wood floors, a nice-sized sitting area, two walk-in closets and a private bath. Also in the master wing, two well placed sets of French doors access the sky-lit bonus room and executive study with Brazilian cherry wood flooring. Multiple sets of sliding glass doors access the huge, private screened lanai with a Pebble-Tec finish, and fully-equipped summer kitchen on the loggia. An extended spa spills over in to the sparkling salt-water pool (new equipment in 2012). Superior elevation levels afford only the best views of the protected inlet (with approx 4' low and 6' high tide water depths) constructed by the Army Corp of Engineers.