MIDCENTURY MODERN ARTIST RETREAT! Awarded the 1st Annual James Rose Award and the American Institute of Architects Award of Excellence for Historic Preservation after its TOTAL REMODEL AND ADDITION. Located west of trail, a mile from the Heart of Siesta Key and a short distance to the Downtown Sarasota District, blocks from shopping. This unique ONE LEVEL RANCH home showcases thoughtful design choices throughout! Well planned Solar panels power the home and provide solar heat to the pool with electric backup. The home also includes Hurricane rolldown shutters, 250-gallon propane tank, new PVC plumbing through the foundation, new electric panel. Enter the home through a wrought iron gate and you're in a beautiful indoor/outdoor room for your orchid garden. A beautiful Chef's Kitchen equipped with a Wolf gas range, Sub-Zero refrigerator and lots of cabinetry. The spacious open floor plan makes for great entertaining, the large corner sliding glass doors further open the home to an inviting heated salt water lap pool, and covered patio. New landscaping throughout allows for tranquil seclusion under tremendous oaks. Recently a new landscape was done and a full rear screened in veranda, new windows and doors and a front fully fenced in private courtyard. Two of the bedrooms have wall to wall free standing closets with white lacquer doors. All the floors throughout the home are Terrazzo!