|1205 COCOANUT AVENUE, SARASOTA FL 34236|
Welcome to Sweet Mango Manor, a 1925 Airplane Bungalow in the Central Cocoanut National Historic District --an extremely walkable neighborhood near Publix, numerous restaurants and shops, the bay front park-- this home is perfect for the city dweller who yearns for green and blooms. The historically designated two-story home, has been fully restored to offer modern comforts with artistic charm. A wide front porch, enclosed with windows for year round enjoyment, leads into the living room with its high ceilings, a wood burning fireplace, and vintage built-ins. With a natural flow for entertaining, the dining room and kitchen both have glass doors to a covered patio that opens into the stunning gardens (Florida-Friendly, bird friendly and pesticide-free for the enjoyment and health of all). The master bedroom is separated from the living spaces by a hallway with a guest bath, and features an en-suite bathroom with details that provide a bit of glamour to greeting the day. There is a second bedroom on the first floor, currently used as an office, which also opens onto the front porch. Upstairs, two bright, airy bedrooms share a full bathroom with quirky vintage details. The plumbing and electrical are all updated, and the historic 4/1 windows restored to function beautifully. A cleverly designed guest studio nestled behind the garage has its own private patio space, making it perfect for rental, visiting family or an office. Sitting across the street from the dog-friendly park, playground, and the Historical Society, you can enjoy all that the City has to offer. This property is a gardener's dream with an A. Tulip Tree, Kaffir Lime, Lychee Tree, Aristolochia vine, Rickrack Cactus, Orchids, Bromeliads.