Contemporary Splendor Inspired by the Sea. As you enter the gates of this private, Bayfront estate, you are welcomed by a grand staircase and are instantly aware of the stylish architecture and Brazilian imported hand-made terra cotta globe lights.Walking through the gorgeous double door entry, the flawless detail and sky high coffered ceilings are bathed in natural light from the abundance of oversized windows and retractable walls of sliders - with incredible water views from most every room! Afloating staircase with beveled glass railings is reminiscent of waves in the sea and is a splendid expression of light and water. The enchanting simplicity of this Contemporary Mediterranean Island home has the hallmarks for everyday luxurious living:state of the art gourmet Kitchen with Butler's pantry and wine cooler, a sumptuous master suite, two rooftop sun lounges with panoramic views of downtown Sarasota, oversized Bayfront pool and spa, two terrace areas with a cabana bath ideal for entertaining, outdoor "La Caja Asadora" area flanked in granite, 6 en suite bedrooms, 7 baths, 1 powder room, office, elevator, 4 car garage, and state of the art surveillance security. Bayfront water frontage features a private deep water dock and lift with spacefor a sizable yacht. Cascading light magically highlights the splendor and elegance of the designer furnishings included as part of this stunning waterfront estate. For the sophisticated buyer looking for a sublime island retreat, welcome to paradise.