STRANDHUS, A MODERN LIDO SHORES ESTATE

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One of Lido Shores’ crown jewels has entered the market for $3.9 million. Strandhus — Norwegian for “beach house” — is one of the most awarded and architecturally significant residences in Sarasota.

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Modern home with Outdoor, Large Patio, Porch, Deck, Garden, Grass, Large Pools, Tubs, Shower, Landscape Lighting, Hanging Lighting, Back Yard, Post Lighting, Swimming Pools, Tubs, Shower, Flowers, Trees, Walkways, Gardens, Field, Shrubs, Infinity Pools, Tubs, Shower, Side Yard, and Lap Pools, Tubs, Shower. Revered architect Jerry Sparkman transformed a once-modest home into a modern masterpiece, blending innovative design with the natural Florida landscape. Located at 1212 Westway Drive, the residence is marketed exclusively by Joel Schemmel of Premier Sotheby’s International Realty’s Sarasota – Downtown office. Photo  of STRANDHUS, A MODERN LIDO SHORES ESTATEView Photos

Revered architect Jerry Sparkman transformed a once-modest home into a modern masterpiece, blending innovative design with the natural Florida landscape. Located at 1212 Westway Drive, the residence is marketed exclusively by Joel Schemmel of Premier Sotheby’s International Realty’s Sarasota – Downtown office.

Modern home with Living Room, Recliner, Sofa, Ceiling Lighting, Coffee Tables, End Tables, and Ceramic Tile Floor. From its vaulted ceilings and cypress wood walls to the expansive windows and sliding glass doors, Strandhus embodies the ultimate indoor-outdoor lifestyle. An open and airy great room transitions seamlessly to a gracious wading pool as its centerpiece on one side and second outdoor living room, pool and spa on the other side.  Photo 2 of STRANDHUS, A MODERN LIDO SHORES ESTATEView Photos

From its vaulted ceilings and cypress wood walls to the expansive windows and sliding glass doors, Strandhus embodies the ultimate indoor-outdoor lifestyle. An open and airy great room transitions seamlessly to a gracious wading pool as its centerpiece on one side and second outdoor living room, pool and spa on the other side.

Modern home with Kitchen, Open Cabinet, Dishwasher, Colorful Cabinet, Microwave, Ceramic Tile Floor, Refrigerator, Range Hood, Mosaic Tile Backsplashe, Ceiling Lighting, and Drop In Sink. The sleek kitchen is crafted with blue glass mosaic tile backsplash, custom white cabinetry accented with glass, and world-class stainless steel appliances.  Photo 3 of STRANDHUS, A MODERN LIDO SHORES ESTATEView Photos

The sleek kitchen is crafted with blue glass mosaic tile backsplash, custom white cabinetry accented with glass, and world-class stainless steel appliances.

Modern home with Outdoor, Side Yard, Grass, Shrubs, and Trees. A second renovation of the home was completed in 2018, following the purchase of the adjacent lot. A lux urious master wing was built, connected to the main house by a breathtaking glass hallway. The new wing boasts an expansive master suite and a stunning office. Sliding glass doors open to a private garden and spa. Photo 4 of STRANDHUS, A MODERN LIDO SHORES ESTATEView Photos

A second renovation of the home was completed in 2018, following the purchase of the adjacent lot. A lux urious master wing was built, connected to the main house by a breathtaking glass hallway. The new wing boasts an expansive master suite and a stunning office. Sliding glass doors open to a private garden and spa.

Modern home with Bedroom, Bed, and Ceiling Lighting. Other outstanding appointments include three additional en-suite bedrooms, as well as a private-entrance in-law suite. A standalone garage on the property offers plenty of space.
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Other outstanding appointments include three additional en-suite bedrooms, as well as a private-entrance in-law suite. A standalone garage on the property offers plenty of space.

Modern home with Outdoor, Large Pools, Tubs, Shower, and Lap Pools, Tubs, Shower. The outdoor oasis showcases a 40-foot lap pool complemented by serene waterfalls, fountains, two spas and a fire pit.  Photo 6 of STRANDHUS, A MODERN LIDO SHORES ESTATEView Photos

The outdoor oasis showcases a 40-foot lap pool complemented by serene waterfalls, fountains, two spas and a fire pit.

Modern home with Outdoor, Flowers, Gardens, Grass, Shrubs, Small Pools, Tubs, Shower, Hardscapes, Trees, and Back Yard. An al fresco kitchen offers endless opportunities for entertaining while multiple courtyards provide an escape for quiet reflection.  Photo 7 of STRANDHUS, A MODERN LIDO SHORES ESTATEView Photos

An al fresco kitchen offers endless opportunities for entertaining while multiple courtyards provide an escape for quiet reflection.

A spacious roof deck is the perfect vantage point for wondrous waterscapes and jaw-dropping nightly sunsets. Additionally, Lido Shores homeowners enjoy deeded access to a private beach. Photo 8 of STRANDHUS, A MODERN LIDO SHORES ESTATE modern homeView Photos

A spacious roof deck is the perfect vantage point for wondrous waterscapes and jaw-dropping nightly sunsets. Additionally, Lido Shores homeowners enjoy deeded access to a private beach.

Modern home with Exterior, House Building Type, Tile Roof Material, and Flat RoofLine. “Strandhus is an architectural gem, receiving an array of accolades for its first redesign and second renovation. Featured on many home tours, it is a modern version of a classic Florida beach house — offering privacy, views and an idyllic location on Lido Shores.”  
– Joel Schemmel, Premier Sotheby’s International Realty
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“Strandhus is an architectural gem, receiving an array of accolades for its first redesign and second renovation. Featured on many home tours, it is a modern version of a classic Florida beach house — offering privacy, views and an idyllic location on Lido Shores.”
– Joel Schemmel, Premier Sotheby’s International Realty

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Architect
  • Sweet Sparkman Architects
Landscape Design
  • John Wheeler Landscape, Inc.
Builder
  • Third Coast Construction
  • Stirling & Wilbur Engineering Group/ Wilson Structural Consultants
Photographer
  • Coastal Home
Bedrooms
  • 5
  • Full Baths
  • 6
  • Year
  • 2016