420 Sapphire Dr Sarasota, FL 34234
  • Sold
  • Single Family

420 Sapphire Dr Sarasota, FL 34234 Get directions

$330,000 $140/Sq. ft.
3 Beds 2 Baths 2,364 Sq. ft. 8,732 Sq. ft. Lot
  • Age 65 Years
  • MLS# A4446263
  • Listed 11 Months 22 Days Ago


HUGE PRICE REDUCTION. SELLER SAYS SELL NOW! Welcome home to the charming Ringling-influenced neighborhood of Sapphire Shores. Bring your contractor to make changes to this unique existing 3/2 Pool home with a 2nd story artist's studio or leverage the lot and its spectacular location to build your dream home. Within steps of pet-friendly Sun Circle bayfront Park where you can sit and enjoy sunsets and expansive Sarasota Bay views. The Sapphire Shores neighborhood exudes charm and history. Immediately adjacent to the world-renowned Ringling Art Museum, the historic Asolo Theater and John Ringling's personal residence, the Ca' d'Zan mansion, all the pillars of Sarasota's arts and culture. This exceptional community is an eclectic mix of old Florida homes and waterfront million-dollar mansions. In the hub of activity, you can join with nearby downtown Sarasota, the Sarasota/Bradenton International Airport, shopping at University Town Center Mall and St. Armands Circle and our award-winning local crystal sand beaches. Priced to sell quickly.


Other Rooms

  • Total Rooms: 10
  • Extra Room-1 Description: Additional Rooms: Bonus Room, Family Room, Inside Utility, Loft


  • Total Bathrooms: 2
  • Full Bathrooms: 2

Interior Features

  • Built in Features
  • Ceiling Fans(s)
  • Living Room/Dining Room Combo
  • Flooring: Carpet, Tile
  • Window Features: Blinds


  • Bedrooms: 3


  • Cooktop
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • Exhaust Fan
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Washer

Heating and Cooling

  • Cooling Features: Central Air, Zoned
  • Fireplace Features: Family Room, Wood Burning
  • Heating Features: Central

Waterfront and Water Access

  • Water Body Name: SARASOTA BAY
  • Water View: Bay/Harbor - Full, Bay/Harbor - Partial

Exterior and Lot Features

  • Balcony
  • Sliding Doors
  • Patio And Porch Features: Covered, Deck, Patio, Screened

Pool and Spa

  • Pool Features: Pool Features: In Ground
  • Pool Private: Yes
  • Spa Features: In Ground

Land Info

  • Lot Description: FloodZone, In County, Near Public Transit, Street Paved
  • Lot Size Acres: 0.2004591
  • Vegetation: Mature Landscaping, Wooded
  • Lot Size Square Feet: 8732

Garage and Parking

  • Garage Spaces: 1
  • Garage Features: Garage Dimensions: 15x14
  • Parking Features: Driveway

Home Features

  • View: Park, Water

School Information

  • Elementary School: Emma E. Booker Elementary
  • High School: Booker High
  • Middle School: Booker Middle

Homeowners Association

  • Association: No
  • Calculated Total Monthly Association Fees: 0
  • Pets Allowed: Yes

Rental Info

  • Lease Term: Minimum Lease: No Minimum

Amenities and Community Features

  • Community Features: Fishing, Park, Playground, Water Access

Other Property Info

  • Annual Tax Amount: 2882.00
  • Source Listing Status: Sold
  • County: Sarasota
  • Directions: Head North on US 41. Turn left on Mecca Drive. Follow Mecca Drive until it runs into Sapphire Drive. Home is on the left.
  • Tax Year: 2018
  • Ownership: Fee Simple
  • Source Property Type: Residential
  • Area: 34234 - Sarasota
  • Source Neighborhood: SAPPHIRE SHORES
  • Parcel Number: 2003090003
  • Postal Code Plus 4: 2724
  • Subdivision: SAPPHIRE SHORES
  • Township: 36
  • Zoning: RSF2
  • Property Subtype: Single Family Residence
  • Source System Name: C2C

Building and Construction

  • Total Square Feet Living: 2364.00
  • Year Built: 1955
  • Building Area Total: 3408
  • Construction Materials: Block, Stucco
  • Direction Faces: Northwest
  • Foundation Details: Slab
  • Property Age: 65
  • Roof: Shingle
  • Levels or Stories: 2
  • House Style: Custom
  • Architectural Style: Custom


  • Sewer: Public Sewer
  • Cable Connected
  • Electricity Connected
  • Public
  • Sewer Connected
  • Water Source: Public

Nearby Schools

Rating School Grades Distance
2 Emma E. Booker Elementary School PK-5 2.8 mi
4 Booker Middle School 6-8 2.6 mi
4 Booker High School 9-12 1.7 mi
NA Westcoast Private School For Human Development K-12 3.3 mi

School data provided by National Center for Education Statistics, Maponics, and GreatSchools. Intended for reference only. GreatSchools Ratings compare a school’s test performance to statewide results. To verify enrollment eligibility, contact the school or district directly.


Property History for 420 Sapphire Dr

Property Tax

Property Price

Date Event Price Price / Sq ft Source
2019-12-31 Sold - - StellarMLS
2019-11-21 Price Changed $399,000 $168 StellarMLS
2019-11-06 Price Changed $450,000 $190 StellarMLS
2019-10-18 Price Changed $475,000 $200 StellarMLS
2019-09-18 Listed $499,000 $211 StellarMLS
1988-08-31 Sold - - Public Record

The price and tax history data is obtained from public records and/or MLS feeds from local jurisdiction. Contact your REALTOR® directly in order to obtain the most up-to-date information available.