Renowned architect Carl Abbott designed home is located in the Historic District of Boca Grande and situated on an oversized parcel of land just steps to the beach and close to the Village. For the past four decades, Carl Abbott's Sarasota architectural office has been one of the most highly awarded firms in the Florida/Caribbean region. Carl has worked in New York City, Honolulu and London, and has taught at a number of universities including Harvard Graduate School of Design. Locally, his projects include the Summerhouse, St. Thomas More Complex, Woman's Resource Center and Pine View School. Light is a dominant element in Carl's designs. (© 2010 REAL Magazine) This home offers fantastic details including a wall of windows overlooking the pool, cathedral ceilings and well situated skylights. The main house features the master bedroom, bathroom and an additional ½ bath. It is joined to the guest house by a covered patio overlooking the pool. Your guests will delight in the separate 2 bed, 2 bath guest suite including a kitchenette and laundry. The property boasts a large, detached 3 car garage for ample storage. The surrounding grounds are artfully landscaped and provide a tropical, private oasis.