Buttonwood Cove, Longboat Key, Florida, 34228
If you are considering retiring or investing in real estate for sale in Sarasota, be ready to be wowed by the lifestyle and recreation attractions of Longboat Key. Houses were originally constructed on the northern tip of the island in the 1900's, and several still exist. Located on the Gulf of Mexico, Longboat Key, a barrier island, is just south of Tampa Bay. Divided in the middle with Manatee County in the north and Sarasota County in the south, Longboat Key is close to the culture and fine arts of downtown Sarasota and the golf and shopping of Bradenton.
With the desire to own condos on Longboat Key increasing, buyers look to attractions such as the Myakka River State Park, Pelican Man Bird Sanctuary, or Mote Marine Lab & Aquarium located on the southern end of Longboat Key to provide family education about Longboat Key and the surrounding areas. Upscale dining attractions also grace the Key with venues such as The Haye Loft, Chart House, Harry's Continental Kitchens, and The Blue Dolphin Café bringing culinary explosions to the taste buds of many happy residents.
The Buttonwood Cove condos for sale, located at 3500 Gulf of Mexico Drive, are ideal if you happen to be a boat lover or owner. Built in 1908, the residences are afforded beachfront and Sarasota Bay views and the distinctive charm of its four story buildings is shared with the impressive boat docks and positioning right on the bay or Gulf. These affordable residences boast amenities in abundance such as resort style pool with spa / hot tub, Tennis, bbq and picnic area, community boat docks, private boat docks, fishing pier, club house with catering kitchen, elevators, and private garages.
Centrally located on Longboat Key, it’s easy to explore the wonderful attractions and activities of the island. With only 56 residences in the community and private beach access, you are assured of privacy and the solitude you seek. The condos for sale at Buttonwood Cove are beautifully appointed and spacious featuring floor plans ranging from around 1,238 – 2,568 square feet with configurations of 2 to 3 bedrooms. The layouts and interior treatments understate the pricing with average pricing running around the $435,000 mark.
Attractive and affordable, Buttonwood Cove condos are highly coveted for the bay to gulf vistas, tasteful amenities, meticulous landscaping, beach and bay access, and for the central location affording you the ability to reach north and south attractions easily. Residents enjoy all of the benefits of a home but with a maintenance free lifestyle. No mowing the lawn here. Longboat Key means beach, golf, tennis, yachting and much more. Buttonwood Cove brings it all to your doorstep.