This extraordinary opportunity can be found in one of Sarasota's most coveted neighborhoods--west of Trail in Oyster Bay. Situated on a generous .69-acre wooded lot just steps from the bay, this property offers an unparalleled location for those seeking to design and build their forever dream home. Alternatively, discerning buyers can opt to restore the existing 2,500 sq.ft. residence, a timeless gem originally constructed in 1945 and thoughtfully updated by its current owners. Recent enhancements include a new shingle roof, upgraded gutters, public water connection, modernized plumbing, a state-of-the-art air conditioning system, a new pool pump, meticulously landscaped surroundings, new stainless appliances, and much more. A comprehensive list of these upgrades is available. Boasting a west-of-Trail address and a short walk to the Field Club, this property radiates exclusivity and desirability. Additionally, its strategic location ensures quick access to Siesta Key, Sarasota Memorial, and downtown Sarasota, all reachable within a 10-minute drive. This is the quintessential address for your forever home.