vintage homes in sarasota: A Very Special Area Of Sarasota Heights, Sarasota, FL. - 05/28/13 09:12 AM

A Very Special Area Of Sarasota Heights, Sarasota, FL.  Sarasota Heights is an area West of Trail in Sarasota, FL just south of downtown.  This area encompasses several historic neighborhoods like Avondale, Harbor Acres, McClellan Park and Cherokee Park, but the area in close proximity to Sarasota Memorial Hospital never received its own designation. 
This eclectic mix of Sarasota Heights housing styles, from modest historical bungalows to stunning contemporary homes, offers great convenience to downtown, the hospital and the Hillview Area.  The Hillview Area commercial district offers a wonderful mix of shops, restaurants and the iconic Morton's Market, Sarasota's own gourmet grocer.
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vintage homes in sarasota: Historic Homes On Vamo Drive, A Vintage Gem In South Sarasota, FL! - 12/14/12 06:33 AM

Historic Homes On Vamo Drive, A Vintage Gem In South Sarasota, FL!  Back in 1923 two families purchased property from the estate of the late Bertha Palmer (a wealthy socialite from Chicago) on Little Sarasota Bay.  The Gibsons and the Wrens named the area Vamo, a name derived from their home states, Virginia and Missouri.
While the area was renamed Vamo, one of the streets was named Mova Street, perhaps in a gesture of fairness for the two families and their respective home states.  About twenty families made the area their home.  Vamo was a commerical fishing community at the time … (2 comments)

 
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