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Buttonwood Cove Condos for Sale – Longboat Key, Florida 34228

Buttonwood Cove

Outstanding gulf to bayside features set Buttonwood Cove apart from most of the condos for sale in Longboat Key. This property straddles the narrowest section of the island at 3500‒3660 Gulf of Mexico Drive where just some 500‒700 feet separate the gulf from the waters of Sarasota Bay.

The Buttonwood Cove parcel totals 5 acres covering 500 feet of beachfront in its western gulf side. All of the condominium’s residences and most amenities are located in the protected bayside portion of the property to the east.

Beach and Bay Amenities

Buttonwood Cove

Delights for prospective buyers of Buttonwood Cove condos for sale include not only a private beach hut and picnic tables at the gulf front of the property. Also as equally enticing are the condominium’s bayside facilities, led by a private dock with 33 boat slips and a ramp serving as kayak launch. This eastern side of the complex also features two newly refurbished tennis courts, two racquet ball courts, a heated swimming pool and a clubhouse.

This development joined the derby of Longboat Key condos for sale in 1980 with the construction of its 56 units housed in four low-rise townhouse-type structures. All were designed having three residential levels with elevator service and under-building parking. Besides this convenient garage for each building, facilities for extra storage are available at their ground level.

Spacious Condos

Buttonwood Cove

Basking amid verdant, well-manicured grounds and superb landscaping, this property’s townhouses feature units with spacious floor plans ranging between 1,200 and 2,600 square feet designed with two or three bedrooms. Buttonwood condos for sale are typically priced between the high $300s and the $500s. At these price points, Buttonwood condos for sale are worth considering as high-end rental properties. The minimum lease length here is one month which is allowed thrice a year.

Buttonwood Cove condos for sale are seldom found in the market, as their superior features and beautiful appointments make them worth keeping for the long term. Notably, only two units were sold in 2015 in this condominium which draws much value from its mid-key and gulf- to-bay waterfront location convenient to varying points of interest.

Easy by Boat or by Road

The condominium’s docks are perfect launch area towards the property’s namesake Buttonwood Harbor, widely regarded as one of the best kayak fishing areas within Sarasota Bay. For some added color in dining, nearby restaurants, like Pattigeorge’s, is boater-friendly. As an alternative, the Mar Vista Dockside Restaurant and Pub can easily be reached at the northern end of Longboat Key.

A short trip northward by road, life and leisure facilities are available at Pattigeorge’s next-door neighbor, the Bayfront Park Recreation Center. This center features ball fields as well as venues for socials and special-interest activities. Retail establishments and service providers are just as easy to access northward at the Centre Shops and southward at the Bay Isles Parkway where a Publix Supermarket and CVS Pharmacy are located. With a trip just a bit farther south to St. Armands Circle and downtown Sarasota, the lifestyle choices of the gulf-to-bay Buttonwood Cove expands even more.


Buttonwood Cove Condos for Sale

Below are all of the current real estate listings available for sale at Buttonwood Cove.

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MLS# A4413680 - Status: Active View Property Details Add to Favorites View Map

  • 3660 GULF OF MEXICO DR #104
  • Price: $494,999
  • Zip Code: 34228
  • 1479 Square Feet
  • Subdivision: BUTTONWOOD COVE
  • Bedrooms: 2 Baths: 2
  • Southern Location on the Key and just a few miles to world renowned St. Armand's circle and downtown Sarasota, the City of Arts and Culture. Panoramic View of Buttonwood Harbor out to the Bay, Excellent Condition and renovations including kitchen an ... Read More
  • Listing courtesy of: MICHAEL SAUNDERS & COMPANY