Single Family Home 3 Beds 1 Baths 1,596 Square Feet Taxes: $2,731.00 Built in 1950 Style: Ranch Type: Single Family Residence Listed on 02/05/2018 MLS # A4208800

Description of 201 S SHADE AVENUE, SARASOTA, FL 34237

The location of this property is amazing-Almost ¼ acre lot – and yet a short walk to downtown and all the attractions of Main St, art galleries, restaurants, the bay front, and all that Sarasota has to offer-only 2.5 miles to St Armand’s Circle and Lido Beach. The private back yard has a tranquil Selby like quietness with many varieties of tropical bamboo. Originally the home of Merle Evans, famous Band Leader for the Ringling Brothers Barnum & Bailey Circus-where he was with the RBBB for 50 years. Built in 1950 this home has 3 spacious bedrooms and a family room at the rear of the house that overlooks the beautiful backyard. The family room will be a gathering place for all, as it is naturally bright with windows on 3 sides letting in the gorgeous views of the peaceful backyard. The backyard, includes a detached building that was used as an art studio (aprox. 300 SF) making the total AC sq ft almost 1600. Whether you decide to do a little remodeling or build new this property is very special with its amazing landscaping and nestled in an area of Sarasota transforming before our very eyes.

Directions to 201 S SHADE AVENUE, SARASOTA, FL 34237

Ringling Blvd to South on Shade Ave to 201 S on the East side of Shade.

Features of 201 S SHADE AVENUE, SARASOTA, FL 34237


  • Elementary school: Alta Vista Elementary
  • High school: Sarasota High
  • Middle school: Booker Middle


  • Bedroom 2 is 12x14
  • Bedroom 2 Level: First
  • Bedroom 3 is 10x11
  • Bedroom 3 Level: First
  • Great room is 1
  • Kitchen is 14x10
  • Kitchen Level: First
  • Living Room is 17x14
  • Living Room Level: First
  • Master bedroom is 17x11
  • Master Bedroom Level: First
  • Workshop


  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • Range
  • Refrigerator
  • Washer


  • Central air
  • Central heat
  • Electric water heater


  • Off street parking
  • One car carport


  • Deck
  • Frame exterior
  • Patio
  • Porch
  • Wood frame exterior


  • Fenced lot
  • Lot acreage is: 0.23
  • Lot zoned: RSF3
  • Outdoor storage
  • Storage building(s)
  • Subdivision: TERRACE GARDENS


  • Ceramic tile flooring
  • Smoke alarm
  • Tile flooring
  • Window coverings


  • Shingle roof


  • Slab Foundation


  • Property style: ranch
  • Total square feet: 1596.00


  • Pets allowed
  • Shed
  • Tax year: 2017

Mortgage Payments for 201 S SHADE AVENUE, SARASOTA, FL 34237

The approximate monthly Principal & Interest payment for this property would be $1,487. This payment is based on a 30-year loan at a fixed rate of 4.54 % with a down payment of $27,490. Actual lender interest rates and loan programs may vary.

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