1281 Gulf Of Mexico Drive, Unit 101

Longboat Key, FL 34228

Last Sold Price
1/2 Bath
2,850 Sq. Ft.
$842 / Sq. Ft.
Sq. Ft.
per Sq. Ft.

Property Details for 1281 Gulf Of Mexico Drive, Unit 101

MLS #A4110129
Year Built1999
Compass TypeCondo
MLS TypeResidential / Condominium
Taxes$23,585 / year
Condo/Co-op Fees$3,650 / quarter
HOA Fees-
CountySarasota County

Listing Agent

Michael Moulton



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Property Details for 1281 Gulf Of Mexico Drive, Unit 101

Architectural Style
Garage Spaces
Water View
Gulf/Ocean - Full


This direct Longboat Gulf front furnished condominium offers the most outstanding view in highly sought The Water Club development. Located on the first living level of this elegant complex gives this condominium the added bonus of extra terraces for true indoor-outdoor waterfront living and easy access to the gorgeous powdery sands of the 10-mile long Longboat Key beach. The luxurious master suite with floor-to-ceiling windows overlooking the Gulf has his and her bathrooms and a spacious walk-in... closet with built-ins. The living room, which is more than 700 square feet, is a showcase for the panoramic Gulf views featuring tall ceilings and walls of glass leading to expansive terraces. Unique to this residence is a private terrace of nearly 800 square foot off the living room with a private gate leading to the complexes’ pool deck. A split bedroom floor plan gives extra privacy with two en-suite guest rooms and direct access to a Gulf front terrace from each. This residence comes with a private enclosed two-car garage with considerable storage space. The Water Club amenity package is superior to any other condo on the key. Owning here gives exclusive use of a beautifully designed Clubhouse with club room and billiard table, library with fireplace, ballroom and private dining room, providing residents with additional living and recreational spaces. Amenities also include 4 Har-Tru tennis courts, a spa and fitness center, Olympic sized Gulf-side heated pool, 24 hour security and concierge service.


Listing Courtesy of MICHAEL SAUNDERS & COMPANY, Michael Moulton


Building Information for 1281 Gulf Of Mexico Drive, Unit 101

Building/Complex-Floor1Stories11Residences-Pet Policy-Year Built1999

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$14,248 per month

30 year fixed, 3.51% Interest

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Property Information for 1281 Gulf Of Mexico Drive, Unit 101

    Location and General Information
  • Building Area Source: Public Records
  • Building Area Total: 3686.0
  • Building Area Units: Square Feet
  • Building Name Number: 1281
  • Community Features: Buyer Approval Required, Deed Restrictions, Fitness, Gated Community, Pool, Tennis Courts, Waterfront Complex
  • Direction Faces: West
  • Directions: From south Longboat Key go north on Gulf of Mexico Drive to Water Club gate entrance on the west side or the gulf side.
  • Floor Number: 1
  • Millage Rate: 15.75%
  • Listing Service: Full Service
  • Mls Major Change Type: Sold
  • Major Change Type: Closed
  • Cumulative Days On Market: 68.0
  • SW Subdiv Community Name: Water Club At Longboat Key
  • County Or Parish: Sarasota
  • Postal Code: 34228
  • Postal Code Plus 4: 4630
  • Unparsed Address: 1281 GULF OF MEXICO DR #101
  • Attached Garage: Yes
  • Garage: Yes
  • Parking Features: Covered, Oversized
    Taxes and HOA Information
  • Association Fee Includes: Community Pool, Maintenance Exterior, Maintenance Grounds, Manager, Recreational Facilities, Security
  • Association Fee Requirement: None
  • Association: No
  • CDD: No
  • Number Of Pets: 2
  • Pet Restrictions: 2
  • Pet Size: Small (16-35 Lbs.)
  • Tax Book Number: 31-7
  • Tax Legal Description: UNIT 101 THE WATER CLUB 2 AT LONGBOAT KEY
  • Tax Lot: 0
  • Tax Year: 2014
    Lot Information
  • Additional Parcels: No
  • Lot Features: In City Limits
  • Lot Size Acres: 0.0
  • Parcel Number: 0009112101
  • Total Acreage: Non-Applicable
  • Water Access: Gulf/Ocean
  • Water Access: Yes
  • Water Body Name: GULF OF MEXICO
  • Water Extras: No
  • Zoning: NPD
    Property and Assessments
  • Association Amenities: Elevators, Fitness Center, Gated, Recreation Facilities, Security, Spa/Hot Tub, Storage, Tennis Court(s)
  • Building Elevator: Yes
  • Home Warranty: No
  • Homestead: No
  • New Construction: No
  • Lot Size Square Feet: 0
  • Property Description: High Rise
  • Public Survey Range: 17
  • Public Survey Section: 16
  • Utilities: Public
Interior and Exterior Features
    Exterior Features
  • Construction Materials: Block
  • Exterior Features: Sliding Doors, Hurricane Shutters, Tennis Court(s)
  • Foundation Details: Slab
  • Levels: One
  • Other Structures: Tennis Court(s)
  • Patio And Porch Features: Covered, Deck, Patio, Porch
  • Pool Features: Heated
  • Pool Private: No
  • Roof: Other
  • Security Features: Gated Community
  • Waterfront Features: Gulf/Ocean
  • Waterfront Feet Total: 600
    Interior Features
  • Additional Rooms: Inside Utility
  • Appliances: Built-In Oven, Dishwasher, Dryer, Microwave, Refrigerator, Washer
  • Cooling: Central Air
  • Fireplace: No
  • Flooring: Carpet, Marble
  • Heating: Central
  • Interior Features: High Ceiling(s), Open Floorplan, Solid Surface Counters, Solid Wood Cabinets, Split Bedroom, Window Treatments
  • Living Area Source: Public Records
  • Living Area Units: Square Feet
  • Room Count: 7.0
  • Water View: Yes
  • Window Features: Window Treatments
    Room 1
  • Room Dimensions 1: 32x23
  • Room Flooring 1: Marble
  • Room Length 1: 23.0
  • Room Level 1: First
  • Room Type 1: Living Room
  • Room Width 1: 32.0
    Room 2
  • Room Dimensions 2: 17x10
  • Room Flooring 2: Marble
  • Room Length 2: 10.0
  • Room Level 2: First
  • Room Type 2: Kitchen
  • Room Width 2: 17.0
    Room 3
  • Room Dimensions 3: 20x15
  • Room Flooring 3: Carpet
  • Room Length 3: 15.0
  • Room Level 3: First
  • Room Type 3: Master Bedroom
  • Room Width 3: 20.0
    Room 4
  • Room Dimensions 4: 18x13
  • Room Flooring 4: Carpet
  • Room Length 4: 13.0
  • Room Level 4: First
  • Room Type 4: Bedroom 2
  • Room Width 4: 18.0
    Room 5
  • Room Dimensions 5: 17x11
  • Room Flooring 5: Carpet
  • Room Length 5: 11.0
  • Room Level 5: First
  • Room Type 5: Bedroom 3
  • Room Width 5: 17.0
    Room 6
  • Room Dimensions 6: 20x15
  • Room Flooring 6: Brick/Stone
  • Room Length 6: 15.0
  • Room Level 6: First
  • Room Type 6: Balcony/Porch/Lanai
  • Room Width 6: 20.0
    Room 7
  • Room Features 7: Tub with Separate Shower Stall
  • Room Type 7: Master Bathroom
    Rental Information
  • Pets Allowed: Yes

Property History for 1281 Gulf Of Mexico Drive, Unit 101

DateEvent & SourcePriceAppreciation
Jan 15, 2020Sold

MFRMLS #A4447881

Dec 31, 2019Pending

MFRMLS #A4447881

Oct 8, 2019Listed (Active)

MFRMLS #A4447881

DateEvent & SourcePrice

MFRMLS #A4447881


MFRMLS #A4447881

Listed (Active)

MFRMLS #A4447881


For completeness, Compass often displays two records for one sale: the MLS record and the public record.

Public Records for 1281 Gulf Of Mexico Drive, Unit 101

Taxable ValueLand-Additions$1,730,600Total-
Tax Record2018$25,324
Home Facts
Beds3Baths4.5Finished Sq.Ft.2,850 SqFtStories1StyleCondominiumYear Built1999Year Renovated2007ZoningNPDCountySARASOTAAPN0009112101

Schools near 1281 Gulf Of Mexico Drive, Unit 101

Bay Haven School Of Basics PlusPublicK-53.6 mi
Sarasota School Of Arts/SciencesCharter6-84.1 mi
Sarasota Military AcademyCharter6-124.3 mi
Suncoast School For Innovative StudiesCharterPK-85.3 mi

Bay Haven School Of Basics Plus

K-5, 3.6 mi, Public


Sarasota School Of Arts/Sciences

6-8, 4.1 mi, Charter


Sarasota Military Academy

6-12, 4.3 mi, Charter


Suncoast School For Innovative Studies

PK-8, 5.3 mi, Charter


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