Developed in the early 1990s, this Somerset Cove is nestled in the northern part of Siesta Key. This area, which also hosts Old Florida neighborhoods like Sandy Hook and Bay Island, is dominated by single family homes, unlike mid-island which is largely the domain of condominium towers.
The historic Osprey Fishing Pier reopened in November 2014 after more than two years of being closed to the public for critical repairs. This well-known local landmark, often a reference point for searches of southern Sarasota homes for sale, was closed in May 2012. This after inspection by county engineers showed that the pier’s piling foundation has dangerously deteriorated and its wooden structure was already failing. Work on the old pier’s demolition, installation of new piling and construction of the new pier began in July 2014. more>>