Listing Details for MLS # A4518073
70 Lighthouse Point Drive, Longboat Key Fl 34228, Longboat Key, Fl 34228

Residential Property - Single Family Residence in Longboat Key

SOLD for $8,000,000 on March 18, 2022

Listing Price: $8,500,000Sold Price: $8,000,000Sold Price/List Price: 94%Days on Market: 46

Description of Property

Behind a private gated entry that is surrounded by lush landscaping and seclusive shrubs, a commanding view of the Gulf of Mexico emphasizes the sophisticated coastal essence and worldly craftsmanship in this luxurious fortress. Designed by fame architect, Clifford Scholz, boasting a regal presence that is both comfortable and illustrious, this estate defines quality of lifestyle with beachfront living, boating experiences and a lifetime of memories. Furnished with chic, eclectic décor and adorned with rich solid wood doors and millwork, glistening water views directly through the home draw you inside upon entering. Archways, two-story-tall ceilings, hardwood and chiseled travertine flooring, elegant designer chandeliers, plantation shutters and smart-home convenience set an invitingly posh tone throughout every space. Flanking the impressive foyer is a private formal dining room to the left and executive-style office with built-in cabinetry and elaborately decorated powder bath nearby to the right. The formal living room extends through a wall of glass onto the covered terrace and open pool deck. A wood-burning fireplace creates ambiance as vibrant greenery and azure waters paint a vision of your backyard paradise. The heart of the home welcomes you and guests for dining, lounging and gathering within the peaceful family room framed by glass connecting to the outdoors, crowned with expressive large wood ceiling beams and a masterpiece chef’s kitchen. The plethora of custom cabinetry, striking granite countertops, top-of-the-line Dacor appliances including a 6-burner stovetop, industrial-sized refrigerator and built-in double ovens, a wine refrigerator, sprawling breakfast bar, and adjacent butler’s pantry with a beverage cooler will delight the inspired host. Take the stately staircase or elevator to the second floor to find two Gulf-facing junior master suites including French doors to the balcony, spa-worthy en-suite baths and an additional posh guest bedroom with private bath. Your owner’s retreat is a wing dedicated to solitude and rejuvenation where double doors reveal a gas fireplace, balcony access, incomparable views, a dressing room with dual walk-in organized closets and a resort-level en-suite featuring a glass-enclosed shower and soaking tub. The ultimate peace of mind comes with security around the home and automatic hurricane protection that secures every pane of glass. Entertain indoors and out as music plays on the surround sound, swim in the heated, self-cleaning pool, take sunrise and sunset walks on the private beach, and have boating adventures on deep open water where your personal dockage is across the street. More than a home, this magnificent Longboat Key residence is a way of life.This is the only 4 bedroom/5 bath single family residence between $7,600,000 and $9,400,000 currently listed for sale in this Zip code.

Property Details At A Glance

Property Type: Residential
Property Use or Sub Type: Single Family Residence
City: Longboat Key
County: Sarasota
Subdivision: Lighthouse Point
Bedrooms: 4
Bathrooms: 5
Half Baths: 2
Sq. Ft. Gross: 7,444
Sq. Ft. Living Area: 5,474
Cost per (heated) sqare foot: $1,553
Year built: 2000
Annual Tax: $52,225

HOA Fee: $1,228 Quarterly
Taxes and fees can change periodically, and other fees may apply. Please check with your Suncoasteam agent for more details.

Association Fee Includes:

  • Common Area Taxes
  • Maintenance Grounds
  • Manager
  • Private Road

Interior Features:

  • Built in Features
  • Ceiling Fans(s)
  • Central Vaccum
  • Crown Molding
  • Elevator
  • High Ceiling(s)
  • Kitchen/Family Room Combo
  • Dormitorio Principal Arriba
  • Solid Surface Counters
  • Solid Wood Cabinets
  • Walk-In Closet(s)
  • Wet Bar


  • Bar Fridge
  • Dishwasher
  • Disposal
  • Dryer
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Washer

Fireplace: Yes

Fireplace Features:

  • Gas
  • Family Room
  • Living Room
  • Master Bedroom

Window Features: Shutters


  • Brick/Stone
  • Carpet
  • Tile
  • Hardwood

Laundry Features: Inside, Laundry Room


Elementary School: Southside Elementary
Middle/Junior High School: Booker Middle
High School: Riverview High

Pool & Waterfront Info

Private Pool: Yes
Pool Features: Heated, In Ground
Spa Features: Heated, In Ground
Water Access: Not specified
Water Name: Gulf Of Mexico & New Pass

Exterior & Construction

Architectural Style: Custom
Construction: Block, Stucco
Foundation: Slab, Stem Wall
Roof: Tile

Exterior Features:
  • Balcony
  • French Doors
  • Irrigation System
  • Lighting

Garage: Yes
Garage Spaces: 3

Parking Features:
  • Circular Driveway
  • Driveway
  • Garage Door Opener
  • Garage Faces Side
  • Oversized

Floors Total: 2
Floors in Unit: Two
Cooling: Central Air, Zoned
Heating & Fuel: Central, Zoned
Patio & Porch Features: Covered, Rear Porch
Security Features: Gated Community, Security System
View: Water


  • Cable Connected
  • Electricity Connected
  • Natural Gas Connected
  • Public
  • Sewer Connected
  • Sprinkler Well
  • Street Lights
  • Water Connected

Sewer: Public Sewer
Water Source: Public

Community Features:

  • Deed Restrictions
  • Gated Community
  • Tennis Courts
  • Water Access
  • Waterfront

Lot Information

Lot Size (acres): 0.75
Lot Size (sq. ft.): 32,521 square feet
Lot Dimensions: 290x134x294x80
Road Frontage: Private Road
Front Exposure: Northwest

Legal Description & Other Information

Financing Available: Cash, Conventional
Parcel Number: 0013060002
Zoning: GPD
Pets Allowed/Pet Policies: Yes


Listing courtesy of MICHAEL SAUNDERS & COMPANY. The information relating to real estate for sale on this website comes in part from the My Florida Regional MLS DBA Stellar MLS. This information is provided exclusively for consumers' personal, non-commercial use. It may not be used for any purpose other than to identify prospective properties consumers may be interested in purchasing. The data is deemed reliable but is not guaranteed accurate by the MLS.

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