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Rivendell Homes for Sale – Osprey, Florida 34229

Rivendell Homes for Sale

Osprey rings well amongst prospective buyers of Sarasota homes for sale largely because of communities like the Woodlands at Rivendell. Simply referred to as Rivendell in the MLS of available residences in Osprey, this community cornered a prime 400-acre site east off Old Venice Road and Pine View High School. Its acreage is notably convenient also to two major road corridors serving Osprey: Interstate 75 to the east and the Tamiami Trail to the west.

Bordered east by the 1,382-acre Oscar Scherer State Park, Rivendell real estate was masterfully developed to meld with its refreshing natural environment. The community features several ponds and lakes, sprawling preserves, and open spaces which serve as an endearing backdrop for the homes for sale in Rivendell.

Perks of Countryside Living

Rivendell Homes for Sale

The overall ambiance in Rivendell is that of a small countryside village, as its development likewise included exquisite landscaping and winding roads with street lighting and wide sidewalks. A deed-restricted community, the Woodlands at Rivendell also features underground utilities.

Additionally, the residents of this community enjoy many other amenities onsite including a bridge and paved walking trail through the woodlands of the property. Rivendell also provides a community swimming pool, and a park with a charming gazebo.

Residential Mix for Every Need

There are close to 500 home sites in Rivendell, with the choices of residential designs ranging from executive-style residences, villas, and patio homes. The residences in most of Rivendell’s neighborhoods require homeowner maintenance, except those in the Cottages of Rivendell.

This maintenance-included neighborhood consists of 84 dwellings spread nearest to Old Venice Road. Developed around a lone internal street, Meadow Sweet Circle, the Cottages of Rivendell flaunts a winsome curb appeal reminiscent of vintage homes in a 1900’s Main Street: white picket fences, lovely landscaping, and quaint front porches. The neighborhood provides a clubhouse and a pool exclusively for its residents. Market listings of Rivendell cottages are typically priced ranging from the $300s to the $400s, featuring floor areas of between 1,500 and 2,300 square feet designed with two to three bedrooms.

The prime choices in Rivendell are its estate or executive homes which include custom masterpieces of some prominent homebuilders like Arthur Ruthenberg and John Cannon. The typical asking prices for these builds can range between the $500s and the $600s. Typically designed with four bedrooms, these residences feature floor areas starting from 2,400 square feet up to about 3,900 square feet.

Hefty Points for Osprey

Rivendell Homes for Sale

Rivendell draws the interest of home buyers not only due to its proximity to Pine View School and the outdoor delights of Oscar Scherer Park. This community also meets many items on the wish list of home shoppers, such as convenient access to healthcare facilities and commercial centers, as well as hubs of leisure and cultural activities.

Just south of Rivendell, there are retail shops along with restaurants around the junction of Blackburn Point Road and Tamiami Trail. This nearby area is likewise a gateway west to the water-based recreational activities in the Casey Key Marina and Blackburn Park. Trips northward via the Tamiami Trail or Interstate 75 unlock even more points of interest in Sarasota, while similar excursions south leads to equally attractive life and leisure choices in Venice.


Rivendell Homes For Sale

Below are the current real estate listings available in Rivendell.

Please contact me if you would like to schedule a tour of any of the listed properties below.

MLS# A4596071 - Status: Active View Property Details Add to Favorites View Map

  • 919 EAGLE ISLE CT
  • Price: $1,200,000
  • Zip Code: 34229
  • 2614 Square Feet
  • Subdivision: RIVENDELL THE WOODLANDS
  • Bedrooms: 3 Baths: 3
  • Relish in the peaceful ambiance of lakeside living nestled in the fabulous community, Woodlands of Rivendell. This spectacular home on exclusive Eagle Isle Court offers a blend of comfort, elegance, natural beauty, and privacy. Your dream retreat wi ... Read More
  • Listing courtesy of: WIEGAND REALTY

MLS# U8225264 - Status: Active View Property Details Add to Favorites View Map

  • 1069 SCHERER WAY
  • Price: $975,000
  • Zip Code: 34229
  • 3332 Square Feet
  • Subdivision: RIVENDELL THE WOODLANDS
  • Bedrooms: 4 Baths: 3
  • Price Improvement! Introducing an exquisite Rivendell residence nestled beside Oscar Scherer State Park, offering stunning views of the expansive lake just steps from your front door. Indulge in the seamless blend of indoor and outdoor living, with a ... Read More
  • Listing courtesy of: COASTAL PROPERTIES GROUP

MLS# A4597181 - Status: Active View Property Details Add to Favorites View Map

  • 668 CLEAR CREEK DR
  • Price: $865,000
  • Zip Code: 34229
  • 2388 Square Feet
  • Subdivision: RIVENDELL
  • Bedrooms: 3 Baths: 3
  • Welcome to The Woodlands at Rivendell, a community dedicated to preserving natural Florida beauty with mature Live Oak canopied streets, lakes and walking trails. This one of a kind property, is set on a quarter acre lot with a picturesque pond, surr ... Read More
  • Listing courtesy of: WORTHINGTON PROPERTY GROUP INC

MLS# U8216119 - Status: Active View Property Details Add to Favorites View Map

  • 759 FORDINGBRIDGE WAY
  • Price: $850,000
  • Zip Code: 34229
  • 2950 Square Feet
  • Subdivision: RIVENDELL WOODLANDS
  • Bedrooms: 4 Baths: 3+
  • Hidden Gems! This Beautiful Home listed in the Prestige Community of Rivendell. Enjoy the spacious lanai with the beautiful pool overlooking the beautiful tropical garden with overgrown coconut trees and royal palms. This home provides tons of natu ... Read More
  • Listing courtesy of: CENTURY 21 LISTSMART

MLS# N6130841 - Status: Active View Property Details Add to Favorites View Map

  • 819 SHADOW BAY WAY
  • Price: $765,000
  • Zip Code: 34229
  • 2145 Square Feet
  • Subdivision: RIVENDELL
  • Bedrooms: 3 Baths: 2
  • This charming 2,145 square foot pool home is in the premier community of Rivendell. This maintenance-free, tropically landscaped corner lot home has been eloquently updated and maintained. Featuring three bedrooms, formal dining room, den, two baths, ... Read More
  • Listing courtesy of: PREMIER SOTHEBYS INTL REALTY

MLS# N6130409 - Status: Active View Property Details Add to Favorites View Map

  • 730 FORDINGBRIDGE WAY
  • Price: $735,000
  • Zip Code: 34229
  • 2182 Square Feet
  • Subdivision: RIVENDELL WOODLANDS
  • Bedrooms: 3 Baths: 2
  • One or more photo(s) has been virtually staged. SERENE POND VIEW, GAS HEATED POOL AND SPA, 3 BEDROOM + DEN/OFFICE/BONUS ROOM, OPEN FLOOR PLAN. This stunning 3-bedroom plus den/office/flex room, 2-bathroom oasis is perfectly situated to offer you the ... Read More
  • Listing courtesy of: KELLER WILLIAMS ISLAND LIFE REAL ESTATE

MLS# A4585633 - Status: Active View Property Details Add to Favorites View Map

  • 747 SHADOW BAY WAY
  • Price: $685,000
  • Zip Code: 34229
  • 2133 Square Feet
  • Subdivision: RIVENDELL
  • Bedrooms: 3 Baths: 2
  • Exceptional maintenance-free, 3 BR+office, 2 BA home with galley-style kitchen, custom wood cabinets, granite counters, built -in desk and wood flooring throughout. Open, split floor plan with Great Room design and tray/volume ceilings. Two-car gar ... Read More
  • Listing courtesy of: COLDWELL BANKER SARASOTA CENT.

MLS# A4595816 - Status: Active View Property Details Add to Favorites View Map

  • 543 MEADOW SWEET CIR
  • Price: $639,000
  • Zip Code: 34229
  • 1981 Square Feet
  • Subdivision: RIVENDELL
  • Bedrooms: 3 Baths: 2
  • Welcome to the quaint canopy tree-lined street called Meadow Sweet Circle located at the Cottages at Rivendell. You'll realize you've found a special place in our area from the moment you drive into the neighborhood, and it will make you smile. The h ... Read More
  • Listing courtesy of: MICHAEL SAUNDERS & COMPANY

MLS# A4599309 - Status: Active View Property Details Add to Favorites View Map

  • 550 MEADOW SWEET CIR
  • Price: $535,000
  • Zip Code: 34229
  • 1800 Square Feet
  • Subdivision: RIVENDELL, RIVENDELL COTTAGES
  • Bedrooms: 3 Baths: 2
  • One or more photo(s) has been virtually staged. Impeccable style and effortless grace define this Rivendell Cottage. Filled with soft sunlight and surrounded by the natural beauty of this Osprey setting, the three-bedroom, one-level design spans 1,80 ... Read More
  • Listing courtesy of: COLDWELL BANKER REALTY