575 Sanctuary Drive, Unit A301, Longboat Key, FL 34228

MLS # A4208078 

3 Bedrooms, 3 Baths

1823 Square Feet

This is your sanctuary! A wonderful 3 bedroom, 3 baths luxurious beachfront unit is your dream home in a high-end community behind the gates of Longboat Key Club. Spanning over 1823 SF, this magnificent waterfront residence, graced by floor to ceiling windows, is a haven for gazing at the Gulf of Mexico from multiple vantage points. Exquisite 12” x 12”, high-end designer teak wood tiles greet you as you enter the spacious layout made for entertaining. The kitchen offers more spectacular views, newly installed Bosch appliances, and access to the outdoor terrace. The master bedroom, complete with walk-in closet and ensuite, offers a private space with more water views. The third bedroom easily doubles as a study/den. This is one of few units offering a third bathroom, two storage units, plus an oversized, under building parking space which can easily accommodate two vehicles. Amenities include 24-hour guarded gatehouse, gulf side community pool, spa, 2 Har-Tru tennis courts, fitness center, outdoor grill area, and private beach access. Small pets under 35 lbs. welcome. This unit has the lowest condo fees in the Sanctuary. For those looking to escape the harsh winters and trade your winter boots for flip flops, this is your opportunity for paradise!

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The perfect day — Morning coffee on your balcony. A walk along the beach. A glass of wine while enjoying a magnificent sunset.

The dining room opens to the adjoining great room and offers more spectacular Gulf of Mexico views.

The kitchen boasts more stunning views with access to the terrace.

The third bedroom has a closet, and can easily double as an office or den.

The large master bedroom offers more water views.  Are we seeing a theme?

This is one of very few units that offers an oversized parking space which can accomodate a large car.

About Unit A301


• New Bosch appliances (2017)

• Sub-zero refrigerator.

• Induction cooktop.

• Newly installed engineered hardwood floors (2016)

• 12 x 12 teak tiles in main living area and hallway ($100 / tile)

• New fire protection devices (2016)

•  Lifetime water heater that will never need replacing.

• Laundry room with washer and dryer inside the unit.

• Upgraded hurricane windows (2005)

•  Automatic operated hurricane shutters on all windows and sliders.



• Paver brick roads.

• Lush, mature landscaping.

• 2 beach access points.

• Community pool, spa, and tennis.

• Best under building parking space in building, accommodates two cars.

• Electrical outlet and a 3rd small storage area next to parking spot.

Longboat Key Utility Assessment

The owners of unit A301 have paid in full the Gulf of Mexico Drive utility assessment.  Buyer is responsible for the Longboat Key underground utility assessment in the amount of $922.73.  This amount will be included in your 2018 taxes and paid in installments over a period of 30 years. 

The town of Longboat Key has approved a bond for the installation of underground utilities, fiber optics and street lighting along Gulf of Mexico Drive and designated neighborhoods on the island. These two projects will be funded by special assessments imposed against real property in the Town.  Before you submit an offer on a property located in Longboat Key, you may obtain information on the estimated assessment to be levied for the subject property as all properties are not assessed equally. More details are available for your review as to the scope of the project and how the assessment can be paid either in a lump sum or installments on the Town’s website:  http://longboatkey.org/pView.aspx?id=45989&catid=469.

About the Sanctuary

Discover everything you need to know about the Sanctuary including pet policies, rental policies. maintenance fees, and vehicle restrictions. This information is subject to change at any time.  If you are purchasing a property at the Sanctuary, please do your due diligence in obtaining updated information.

Maintenance Fees

The current maintenance fees as of January 2018 for Sanctuary 1 are $4494 quarterly.

Each year, around December, owners will be mailed a coupon book for the following year.  This is to be used for the quarterly payments made payable to the association you belong to (Sanctuary 1, 2, 3, or 4).  Payments are due the first day of each quarter (January 1, April 1, July 1, and October 1). This payment is the total due for maintenance on both the Community and the Sanctuary 1, 2, 3, or 4.  As a unit owner at the Sanctuary, you are required to pay two assessments each quarter. The first assessment is for your individual Condominium Association. The second is for the Sanctuary Community Association and covers maintenance on the common areas.

If your Association has any special assessments or loan assessments, these will be in addition to the two maintenance assessments.

The Sanctuary does not have rent or land use fees for recreational or other commonly used facilities.

Pet Policy

The Sanctuary is one of few Longboatphoto of puppy with back and amber fur and the most beautiful brown eyes. Key condos that permits pets. One pet under 30 lbs. is allowed. Pets must be licensed, registered with the association and wear an ID tag. Allowable pets include caged birds, fish, one cat or one dog. Exotic pets, such as snakes, are not allowed.

Pets are welcome in the association property or common areas as long as they are on a lease, accompanied by the owner, and are not a nuisance. The Board of Directors has the right to request the removal of any pet that becomes a disturbance to residents. Pets must be walked off the premises.

Pets are not allowed at the swimming pool or on the beach.

Tenant’s and guests of owners are not allowed to have pets.

Rental Restrictions

The Sanctuary allows rentals with a minimum 90-day lease.  Owners are allowed one rental per year. No less than the entire unit may be rented out.  Tenants must fill out an application and be approved by the association.

The written application for approval of leasing must be received by the designated Sanctuary Association at least thirty (30) days before the start of the lease period and must be accompanied by a non-refundable check for $50.00. Sanctuary I requires an application fee of $100.00, and a security deposit of $1,500.00. In the event the application is not approved, the unit may not be leased to the applicant.

Building Updates

The hallway corridors for both buildings in Sanctuary 1 are scheduled for a refresh. The updates include new carpet, new paint, new artwork. The work is set to begin summer of 2018. Association reserves are earmarked for the project.

The lobby and elevators are projected to be refreshed by 2020 or sooner.

Vehicle Restrictions

The community does not allow the storage of campers, trucks, boats, or commercial vehicles. 

Motorcycles cannot be revved up or used on the main road.

Sanctuary Amenities

The community boasts a large lap pool,  a heated spa, and a smaller children’s pool.

Sanctuary has two beach access walkways leading to the Gulf of Mexico

Lighted tennis courts at Sanctuary for use by Sanctuary residents.

The Sanctuary is situated on 18 acres of beautifully maintained natural landscape and offers a 5/8 mile shell walking path.

View additional information, photos, and details about 575 Sanctuary Drive, Longboat Key by clicking on the link below. To view this property, schedule an appointment online or call/text John Kurgan at 941-526-9269 or Gina Ursini at 941-812-4894.


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Nearby Beaches

Sanctuary offers private beach access but if you want to explore other beaches in the area, there are plenty to choose from.


Siesta Key Beach

Siesta Key Approximately 12 miles

Lido Key Beach

Lido Key Approximately 3.5 miles

Beer Can Island

Longboat Key Approximately 10 miles

Coquina Beach

Bradenton Approximately 11 miles

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