Fashioned after the 200 yr old Pitot House in New Orleans and selected as one of the Top 10 most beautiful homes in Sarasota by Sarasota Magazine in 2016, this 2009 British West Indies designed home by accomplished architect, William Thorning Little, possesses qualities deeply desired in our marketplace. In model condition, this home relishes sophisticated construction with a networked augured piling system, deep water harborage with extensive dockage and dramatic city skyline views. Located just over the bridge on Bay Island this gated residence is in Siesta Key's most sought after community. Brilliantly conceived and professionally executed interiors feature one hundred year old European fixtures, heart of pine herringbone floors, a " Peacock" style white on white kitchen with Calcutta marble and black silk honed granite island, three outdoor terraces, 3 fireplaces, 3 stop elevator, his and her baths and closets, a den/TV room, 4 or 5 bedrooms, 600 bottle wine cellar, custom designed Anderson windows and French doors and pecky cypress ceilings and shutters. Outdoor living room with fireplace and dining area. 100+ year old completely restored 1 BR cottage serves perfectly as separate guest quarters or office. Four car garage. You will feel like you've arrived at home in style.