Ralph Twitchell-Designed Midcentury Modern Retreat Lists for $2.15 Million in Sarasota, Florida
$2,150,000 | Built 1954 | 1,882 Sq. Ft. | 3 Beds | 3 Baths | 0.2 Acres
121 Ogden St, Sarasota, FL 34242
INCREDIBLY RARE OPPORTUNITY TO OWN A TRUE SARASOTA SCHOOL OF ARCHITECTURE HOME. It is one thing when an excellent home becomes available on Siesta Key, it is an entirely different rarity when a home designed by the father of the Sarasota School of Architecture is on the market. This is a home truly built, designed and constructed in the 50’s by the one who started the incredible catalyst of modern architectural design in Sarasota, Florida. Come experience the epitome of Florida living in the world famous enclave of Siesta Key. This mid-century modern property, crafted in 1954 by renowned local architect Ralph Twitchell, exemplifies the pinnacle of sophistication and design, both inside and out.
Comprising two distinct home structures – labeled as Pavilions by Ralph Twitchell- are perfectly aligned and straddling a beautiful pool oasis, one of the many reasons this residence is an architectural masterpiece. Immerse yourself in the allure of mid-century modern aesthetics, where timeless design meets contemporary living. The pool (which was resurfaced and redone in 2021) serves as the centerpiece, offering a haven of relaxation and entertainment. Discover the warmth of a wood-burning fireplace, perfect for cozy evenings and intimate gatherings in your living space with exposed beams and vaulted ceilings.
Expansive glass walls invite natural light to dance through the open spaces, creating a seamless connection between the interior and the lush surroundings. Beautiful terrazzo floors and top of the line appliances are just some of the quality finishes inside this home. The exposed cedar roof trusses extend past the exterior walls to provide extra sunshade, ensuring that every detailed of this property and home have been well thought out. A carefully crafted privacy wall embraces the property, creating tranquility and seclusion, transforming this estate into your own private oasis.
This one-of-a-kind property is not just a home; it’s a legacy, built to withstand the test of time. Meticulously maintained and thoughtfully updated, this home is truly move in ready. Indulge in the allure of Siesta Key’s finest, where luxury, architectural brilliance, and unparalleled design converge to create a residence that is as enduring as it is enchanting. Just minutes away from Americas best beach, restaurants and shopping. Come see and experience this home for yourself.
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