Its unmistakable classic elegance brings the La Firenza condominium to the elite class of luxury residences available in Longboat Key. Completed in 2007, this is a boutique residential development consisting of just 10 residences housed in a pair of mid-rise buildings.
La Firenza stands out with the Spanish colonial revival style of its twin four-story buildings. Occupying the block of 4125‒4131 Gulf of Mexico Drive, at the narrower mid-part of Longboat Key, this property further exudes appeal in its coveted gulf-front location. Its beachfront site notably offers not only dazzling views of the ocean to the west, but also provides equally stunning snapshots of Sarasota Bay towards east.
Spacious, Luxury Living
Besides their picturesque location, La Firenza condos for sale excite prospective buyers with their square footages that are a match with spacious single family houses. The typical floor plans of these luxury condos are in the 3,500‒4,800-square-foot range. The La Firenza penthouses, of course, get more with their floor areas of about 7,800 square feet.
Masterfully rendered, interior layouts come along with the generous living space of La Firenza residences. These condos feature cathedral ceilings from 10 to 11 feet high to provide each residence with an airy and open feel.
La Firenza condos for sale, moreover, invite the outside in, via their floor-to-ceiling glass walls, terrace sliders, and tall windows. With all these, residents of choice upper-floor condos enjoy a 180-degree panoramic look of the Gulf of Mexico, as well as similarly enchanting views of Sarasota Bay.
The typical layout of La Firenza condos for sale is designed with three bedrooms, three full baths and a half-bath. The classical renaissance-style trimmings of La Firenza’s architecture, manifest in the stately columns and distinctive tile flooring of each condo residence.
As it could be expected, condo turnover at La Firenza is infrequent, given that it is a very low-density development. A listing or a closed sale in La Firenza, thus often makes the news owing to their upscale pricing. The most recent deals in this condominium, which were registered in 2014, hovered at prices in the $2 million‒$4 million range that were prominently noted in reports on the local real estate scene.
The prime values of La Firenza condos for sale, reflect the topnotch facilities bundled with them. Each of these condos have climate-controlled garages for two or three cars under the condominium. Moreover, the condos’ premises is gated and secure, with elevators provided in the two buildings.
Classic Clubhouse Design
In addition, La Firenza provides its residents with a classy clubhouse that mimics the classic architecture of the condominium’s two building. Nestled amidst elegant landscaping and accessible via brick-pavered pathways, this community center features social areas, owners’ lounge, catering kitchen, and fitness facilities.
In-between La Firenza’s two buildings, condo residents likewise share a resort-type swimming pool with a spacious stone-paved deck complete with requisite furnishings. A few steps from the pool, a pavered pathway and boardwalk allows easy access to the quiet and pristine Longboat Key beach which by itself could very well be the deal-clincher for La Firenza condos for sale.