Sold $520,000

MLS# A4433029


Property Description

This charming two-bedroom penthouse residence is in the heart of the best that Sarasota offers. The lively Sarasota Bayfront and Marina Jack are just across the street, walk a few steps to enjoy the rich, cultural city life of downtown and pristine Gulf beaches at the Keys are only a few sunny minutes away. Enticing direct views of the bay and city welcome you to this top-floor residence.

Updates include Travertine flooring throughout, crown molding, newer stainless-steel appliances and granite countertops. You will adore the open layout, with its living/dining room the easily flows to the eat-in kitchen and two bedroom suites overlooking tranquil bay waters with views that stretch out to the marina, featuring delightful sights of sailboats docked year-round.

Luxury lifestyle in Essex House

Essex House residents love the convenience of the on-site management, secure lobby, additional storage units and under-building parking. Lovely additional amenities include fitness center with steam room, clubhouse with catering kitchen and barbeque deck with pavilion. This pet-friendly community has recently undergone many renovations, including a brand-new pool deck. Call Roger Pettingell today for your exclusive tour, (941) 387-1840.

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About Roger Pettingell

Roger is the number 1 single Coldwell Banker agent in all of Florida for 2008, 2010, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017 and 2018 and ranked among the top 250 agents in the nation in 2014, 2016 and 2017 by REAL Trends as reported in the Wall Street Journal. He had over $106 million in closed real estate sales for 2018 in the Longboat Key and Sarasota area. The year-end total sets a record sales volume sold by any individual agent over a one-year period in Sarasota.


  • Two-bedroom penthouse in the heart of Sarasota
  • Sarasota Bayfront and Marina Jack are just across the street
  • Direct views of the bay and downtown city
  • Updates include Travertine flooring, crown molding and kitchen
  • Enjoy the many amenities of Essex House


  • 2 Bedrooms
  • 2 Bathrooms (Full)
  • 1,247 ft²
  • Built in 1974
  • School District: Sarasota
  • Living Areas:
  • Living room: 21X14
  • Kitchen: 10X8
  • Dining room: 9X8
  • Bedrooms:
  • Master: 15X14
  • Second: 13X11
  • Additional Areas:
  • Balcony: 13X8
  • Under-building parking
  • Storage units
  • Essex House amenities:
  • Guest parking
  • Secure lobby
  • On-site management
  • Fitness center
  • Steam room
  • Clubhouse with catering kitchen
  • Barbeque deck
  • New pool deck
  • Pet-friendly


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Exclusively Listed By

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Roger Pettingell


“Waterfront Luxury Specialist”

Whether you are buying or selling your home, when you work with Roger you can be sure that you are engaging the expert services of a luxury waterfront specialist on Longboat Key and Sarasota, as well as the top authority in the use of the newest real estate sales technology.

Using the team approach, Roger has enlisted a group of real estate professionals to help him create a seamless experience for his customers, from the first showing to the final move in. These pros include a full-time licensed, administrative assistant, a marketing expert, an Internet marketing director, a virtual tour producer and a photographer, as well as experienced attorneys, home inspectors and financial counselors.

Roger has assisted his Longboat Key neighbors in locating the perfect residence for their needs since 1985, and he has sold more than $2 billion in real estate. The end of 2018 and $106 million in sales Roger was the top producing agent for the seventh consecutive year, averaging over $77.4 million in sales over that period and was once again named the number one REALTOR® for Sarasota and Manatee counties and the number one Coldwell Banker agent for the entire Southeast region (including Texas and Georgia). When you want a real estate professional who understands the Sarasota-area market from A to Z, call Roger.

Coldwell Banker Global Luxury

201 Gulf of Mexico Dr. Suite 1, Longboat Key, FL 34228