Located behind the gates of Bay Isles, this eclectic 3,400+ sq. ft. two-story pool home is situated on a canal that gives access to Sarasota Bay! Featuring three bedrooms, and 3.5 bathrooms, this home has been meticulously maintained, as the home is inspected annually for needed maintenance! Wonderful architectural details abound – from the burled wood columns, faux finished walls and ceiling details, vaulted ceiling with a geometric usage of space to the contemporary wall niches with recessed lighting! The first story features a master suite that overlooks the pool and canal, as well as access to the covered terrace through French doors. It also contains a separate study, his-and-hers closets with a/c, as well as an en-suite bath with granite countertops, dual sinks, Aquaglass spa tub, and angled glass shower with dual shower heads. Other rooms include a large foyer that open into the living room, with views overlooking the pool and canal; dining room; guest bedroom with en-suite bath; and a fabulous kitchen that opens into the family room. The second story features an oversized bedroom currently set up as a home gym, an en-suite bath, and two storage closets. Access to the Bay Isles Beach Club is included in the Bay Isles Association fee, and provides deeded beach access, as well as private pavilions, private showers and restrooms, grills, and volleyball courts. Bay Isles Association fee for '14 is $1,224.12; Bayou Association fee is $800.00. Rentals: 4 mth min twice a year. See MLS for features sheet.