From its quiet West of the Trail street and its sprawling fenced yard shaded by mature trees to the cozy woodburning fireplace and the rich natural oak hardwood floors this 3BR 2.5-bath solid block-constructed home was built for family friends and memories to cherish forever. Old Florida charm exudes throughout this welcoming 2120+/- sq.-ft. smart-wired residence which boasts a host of carefully planned touches to complement its distinct character. Spend tranquil afternoons gently swaying on the porch swing in the screened veranda or lounging in the Florida room both accessed through stately French doors. The kitchen is a unique delight with new stainless-steel appliances a quaint sitting area and soft under-cabinet lighting. Retreat to the master suite where the updated master bathroom has exquisite tilework and a spa-like steam shower. The voluminous 2-car oversize garage features a convenient built-in workbench and a new hurricane-rated garage door. A new A/C system and newly applied sprayed insulation in the attic and underneath the structure provide an extra level of comfort. Located in the treasured Avondale section of Sarasota this property offers remarkable convenience to beautiful barrier island beaches and downtownâs exciting world of cultural dining and shopping amenities.