289 Sanctuary Drive, CRYSTAL BEACH, FL


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About 289 Sanctuary Drive

Elevate your Florida lifestyle in this grand seaside sanctuary located in picturesque Crystal Beach. Throw open the double doors and be greeted with views from every floor of this 5 bedroom, 4.5 bathroom coastal masterpiece. Flooded in natural light and double the height with soaring 20 foot ceilings, the living room and family room house million dollar views of the bayou and beyond. Both rooms feature wood burning fireplaces surrounded by built-in cabinetry that offer warmth and ambience and ample space for entertaining both family and guests. A tastefully updated kitchen guarantees meals with supersized views and dons solid wood cabinetry, plenty of granite-clad counter space, stainless steel appliances, and large pantry. Split floor-plan bedrooms on the main level offer privacy for family members and guests alike, and includes an updated ensuite bedroom with walk-in closet. The home office raises the bar for any home work that must be done with its built-in cabinetry, French doors and custom upholstered window seat with hidden storage. Retreat upstairs to an opulent owner’s suite that encompasses the whole upper level and features “best-dressed” views from its private balcony. The spacious and stately primary bathroom is accessorized with gorgeous cabinetry, two walk-in closets, soaking tub, separate water closet and large walk-in shower. Pool level you will find “bonus” square footage that ensures seamless indoor and outdoor living. Equipped with an updated full bath which is perfect for rinsing off after a day spent on or in the water, a kitchenette that’s party ready with its full size stainless refrigerator and a fifth bedroom/ game room/media room, there is a plethora of space to entertain indoors. Beckoning you outdoors is a saltwater, heated spa and pool surrounded by upgraded pavers, and porches galore for prime sunrise and sunset sky views. Sutherland Bayou sits right across your private walkway and offers tidal water access that has been permitted and trimmed for future dock and pier head. Explore the bayou and beyond right from your backyard by kayak, canoe, or SUP. Two separate garages house ample storage for your cars, water toys, and golf cart. Seaside Sanctuary is a coveted Crystal Beach neighborhood featuring 44 luxury homes that offers the perfect place for exploring close to home with golf cart rides to Live Oak Park, sunset concerts down at the Gazebo, bike rides on the Pinellas Trail, dining and shopping at local loves, and it's just a quick car ride away from top-rated Palm Harbor schools and beaches. Offering unparalleled views and sumptuous square footage, this rare Crystal Beach jewel will not last long. Schedule your private showing today. ****Offering a 1% rate reduction for first 12 months at no cost when you use our approved lender.****

Features of 289 Sanctuary Drive

MLS® # U8244961
Price $1,540,000
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms 5.00
Full Baths 4
Half Baths 1
Square Footage 3,478
Acres 0.56
Year Built 1993
Type Residential
Sub-Type Single Family Residence
Style Coastal, Contemporary, Custom, Elevated
Status Active

Community Information

Address 289 Sanctuary Drive
Area Crystal Beach
County Pinellas
State FL
Zip Code 34681


Parking Covered, Driveway, Garage Door Opener, Golf Cart Parking, Ground Level, Off Street, Oversized, Split Garage
# of Garages 3
View Water
Is Waterfront Yes
Waterfront Bay/Harbor, Bayou
Has Pool Yes


Interior Features Built-in Features, Cathedral Ceiling(s), Ceiling Fans(s), Eat-in Kitchen, High Ceilings, Kitchen/Family Room Combo, Living Room/Dining Room Combo, Open Floorplan, PrimaryBedroom Upstairs, Solid Wood Cabinets, Split Bedroom, Stone Counters, Walk-In Closet(s), Window Treatments
Appliances Convection Oven, Dishwasher, Disposal, Dryer, Microwave, Range, Refrigerator, Washer, Water Filtration System
Heating Central
Cooling Central Air, Zoned
Fireplace Yes
Fireplaces Family Room, Living Room, Wood Burning


Exterior Features Balcony, French Doors, Irrigation System, Lighting, Sliding Doors
Roof Shingle
Foundation Slab

School Information

Elementary Ozona Elementary-PN
Middle Palm Harbor Middle-PN
High Palm Harbor Univ High-PN

Additional Information

Date Listed June 1st, 2024
Days on Market 48
Zoning R-1
Foreclosure No
Short Sale No
RE / Bank Owned No

Listing Details

AgentJulie Perretta Mccarthy

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