Direct Gulf front Penthouse with endless beach views and stunning sunsets from nearly every room. This 4,800+ sq. ft. residence lives like a single family home; in a quaint community comprised of only 10 residences, situated on 350' of Longboat Key's pristine beach. Take the elevator from your private three-car garage to the residence foyer where floor-to-ceiling walls of glass greet you. Wonderfully designed "transitional coastal" interior with an impressive living/dining room that features a custom tray ceiling, statuesque columns and Travertine tile flooring throughout. The custom details continue into the spacious kitchen that overlooks the family room and breakfast nook. The kitchen is a chef's dream with Wolf stainless steel appliances, side-by-side Sub-zero refrigerator and freezer, solid Cherry wood cabinets, granite countertops, an extended island, breakfast bar and built-in planning desk. The split bedroom plan ensures privacy. The master suite is a definite retreat and includes its own foyer, wet bar and a private sitting room or study with its own terrace overlooking Sarasota's bay. Plus, the spa-inspired bath ensures that you can relax the day away while your overnight guests enjoy the two guest suites with their own private terrace and den. An expansive wraparound Gulf front terrace, with direct access from nearly every room, also includes a summer kitchen with gas Wolf grill. La Firenza is a secure Gulf front community offering residents first-rate amenities.