Refined elegance meets luxurious quality in this one of a kind Mediterranean home, located in the heart of Sarasota's intracoastal waterway. Approaching through the iron gates towards the private culdesac, the prodigious 25' entrance graced with stone columns presents a true castle feel from afar. The homes grandness multiples as you step through the beautiful 12' hand carved solid wood doors & into the 25' tall living area. No expense spared with the handcrafted solid stone fireplace, distressed wood beams, solid wood cabinetry in the chefs kitchen, professional grade appliances, granite counters & tray ceilings interlaced with mahogany crown moldings. Full home automation is integrated into tablets for a true luxurious ease of living. Take the homes elevator to the media room which is outfitted with twinkling star lighting & 121" Sony 4K projector. This private waterside oasis spans over 7000 total sq ft & bestows supreme serenity with broad views of the bay from the sparkling infinity edge pool & spa. Explore Floridas endless waterways from your dock, which is equipped with a power boat lift & floating jet ski dock, so you never miss a beat of the salt life. No need for sea world! Enjoy dolphin watching at sunset, from the 3rd floor balcony bedroom door. Poised in a premium Sarasota setting, being minutes away from downtown urban life or island fun on Siesta Key beach. Discover why the countless custom features & prime location elevate this rare & breathtaking jewel into a class of its own.