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St. Armands Real Estate for Sale – Lido Key, Sarasota, Florida 34236

St. Armands

St. Armands Key, to most residents and visitors of Sarasota, is mainly a chic island shopping center. It is, however, also a showcase for some of the most upscale luxury Sarasota homes for sale. Such was the originally vision of circus magnate and entrepreneur John Ringling who began developing this barrier island during the 1920s.

Prior, Ringling purchased the island from Frenchman homesteader Charles St. Amand whose surname was misspelled in land deeds to “St. Armand.” This misnomer, nonetheless, was eventually carried over to the current name of the barrier island. Its commercial area came to be known as St. Armands Circle as it was built around a European-inspired park with a circular layout.

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St. Armands

The home lots were allocated around this commercial section and were marketed as St. Armands Division Ringling Estates. Ringling served notice of his desire to make the subdivision a prestigious address and presidential in every sense. Moving around the community can entail traversing the Boulevard of the Presidents and exploring the Ringling Estates for available Sarasota homes for sale along Washington, Jackson, Adams, Arthur, Madison, Fillmore and Van Buren Drives.

The island’s centerpiece roundabout was likewise named Harding Circle after one of the early American presidents. Imported European Renaissance statuary and tropical Florida landscaping are some of the distinctive features of this park rotunda which is a designated historic site in Sarasota.

Chic shops and palatial homes

St. Armands

More than 130 trendy shops, boutiques, art galleries, cafe and restaurants surround this park amid the roundabout. Courtyards and patios in contemporary architectural design, along with lush tropical plantings, create for St. Armands Circle a flawless fusion of a relaxing and friendly commercial center with an international ambience. Its shops offer everything from souvenir trinkets to luxury items while restaurant offerings range from gourmet snacks to formal candlelight dinners.

The residences surrounding St. Armands Circle consist of palatial estate homes with direct water access and a few small bungalows built in the old Florida style. Many of the upscale residences in this neighborhood flaunt cascading fountains at their entrances with blooming bougainvilleas draped over their perimeter walls.

Market focal point

Properties located here can vary wildly in price. From the older homes built in the 1960’s to homes located on the waterfront, the disparity is measured in millions of dollars. If you are looking for some of the best real estate that Sarasota has to offer, St. Armand’s and John Ringling Estates will certainly deliver.


St. Armands Homes for Sale

Below are the current real estate listings available at St. Armands

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

MLS# A4417577 - Status: Active View Property Details Add to Favorites View Map

  • 25 S WASHINGTON DR
  • Price: $4,995,000
  • Zip Code: 34236
  • 7258 Square Feet
  • Subdivision: SAINT ARMANDS DIV JOHN RINGLING ESTATES
  • Bedrooms: 6 Baths: 6+
  • Nestled just a short walk from St. Armands Circle and designated a historic structure by the city of Sarasota, Casa del Mar is a 1930's Spanish Modernist home with remarkable updates immersed in unforgettable natural splendor and vintage character. O ... Read More
  • Listing courtesy of: MICHAEL SAUNDERS & COMPANY

MLS# A4430575 - Status: Active View Property Details Add to Favorites View Map

  • 47 S WASHINGTON DR
  • Price: $3,750,000
  • Zip Code: 34236
  • 3956 Square Feet
  • Subdivision: SAINT ARMANDS DIV JOHN RINGLING ESTATES
  • Bedrooms: 3 Baths: 3+
  • Fabulous 1927 National Register Mediterranean Revival home on the Bay! The exquisite 7' marble fireplace in the living room was a gift from none other than John Ringling! Famous detective William J. Burns built the residence, designed by renowned ar ... Read More
  • Listing courtesy of: COLDWELL BANKER RES R E

MLS# A4417863 - Status: Active View Property Details Add to Favorites View Map

  • 236 TREMONT LN
  • Price: $3,295,000
  • Zip Code: 34236
  • 4436 Square Feet
  • Subdivision: SAINT ARMANDS DIV JOHN RINGLING ESTATES
  • Bedrooms: 4 Baths: 4+
  • Don't miss this exceptional bayfront, four-bedroom residence steps from famed St. Armand's Circle! Boasting a secluded location within walking distance to the best that Sarasota offers, this home is ready for you to make your own. Nearly 130' of wate ... Read More
  • Listing courtesy of: COLDWELL BANKER RES R E

MLS# A4424992 - Status: Active View Property Details Add to Favorites View Map

  • 263 N WASHINGTON DR
  • Price: $2,495,000
  • Zip Code: 34236
  • 3926 Square Feet
  • Subdivision: SAINT ARMANDS DIV JOHN RINGLING ESTATES
  • Bedrooms: 4 Baths: 4+
  • Enjoy island living at its finest in this immaculate, gated, lavish estate in the immediate vicinity of world-famous St. Armands Circle. This light-flooded home exudes opulence at every turn with its oversized, polished marble flooring to its twelve- ... Read More
  • Listing courtesy of: PREMIER SOTHEBYS INTL REALTY

MLS# A4415745 - Status: Active View Property Details Add to Favorites View Map

  • 230 N WASHINGTON DR
  • Price: $2,199,000
  • Zip Code: 34236
  • 2850 Square Feet
  • Subdivision: ST ARMANDS DIVISION
  • Bedrooms: 4 Baths: 4
  • A rare opportunity to call St. Armands Key home! Located right on Sarasota Bay where you can enjoy panoramic water views as well as vistas of the downtown Sarasota skyline and Ringling Bridge, this home affords you an amazing lifestyle - all walking ... Read More
  • Listing courtesy of: KELLER WILLIAMS ON THE WATER

MLS# A4215160 - Status: Active View Property Details Add to Favorites View Map

  • 121 N BOULEVARD OF PRESIDENTS
  • Price: $2,150,000
  • Zip Code: 34236
  • 3491 Square Feet
  • Subdivision: SAINT ARMANDS DIV JOHN RINGLING ESTATES
  • Bedrooms: 3 Baths: 3+
  • A super location on the Circle on one of its largest lots is now available, a very bright, well built conforming home with an exceptional number of windows. In order for insurance integrity the owner spent and had all windows and doors covered with e ... Read More
  • Listing courtesy of: RE/MAX Alliance Group

MLS# A4434803 - Status: Active View Property Details Add to Favorites View Map

  • 254 S POLK DR #102
  • Price: $2,100,000
  • Zip Code: 34236
  • 2742 Square Feet
  • Subdivision: ST ARMANDS PLACE
  • Bedrooms: 3 Baths: 4
  • Enjoy endless sunsets, walks on the beach and beautiful views of the blue waters of the Gulf of Mexico from this brand new, move-in ready, top floor condo at St. Armand's Place. Designed for today's lifestyle, enjoy an open floorplan with coastal co ... Read More
  • Listing courtesy of: BERKSHIRE HATHAWAY HOMESERVICES FLORIDA REALTY

MLS# A4421413 - Status: Active View Property Details Add to Favorites View Map

  • 323 S WASHINGTON DR
  • Price: $1,999,995
  • Zip Code: 34236
  • 3097 Square Feet
  • Subdivision: SAINT ARMANDS DIV JOHN RINGLING ESTATES
  • Bedrooms: 4 Baths: 3+
  • NEW PRICE! Location, Location! Epitome of casual elegance & Florida living in this stunning Mediterranean estate just steps from Lido Beach & St. Armands Circle. Impressive upon arrival, the entry hints at the luxurious finishes reveled inside. Insi ... Read More
  • Listing courtesy of: COLDWELL BANKER RES R E

MLS# A4435950 - Status: Active View Property Details Add to Favorites View Map

  • 76 S WASHINGTON DR
  • Price: $1,995,000
  • Zip Code: 34236
  • 2636 Square Feet
  • Subdivision: SAINT ARMANDS DIV JOHN RINGLING ESTATES
  • Bedrooms: 3 Baths: 3+
  • Own a piece of history on St Armands, This property is an original 1920's historic John Ringling Estate! This home is like no other and it helped shape Sarasota's area architecture. Once you enter this classic property you will notice the beautiful o ... Read More
  • Listing courtesy of: COLDWELL BANKER RES R E

MLS# A4418737 - Status: Active View Property Details Add to Favorites View Map

  • 211 TREMONT LN
  • Price: $1,875,000
  • Zip Code: 34236
  • 3925 Square Feet
  • Subdivision: SAINT ARMANDS DIV JOHN RINGLING ESTATES
  • Bedrooms: 3 Baths: 4+
  • Fantastic St. Armands location! This home is ready for a coastal face lift. The home has been a successful rental in the past. Being offered turnkey furnished. New roof 2018! This home is perfectly situated on a large waterfront lot overlooking Otter ... Read More
  • Listing courtesy of: GULF COAST RENTAL HOMES&CONDOS

MLS# A4424157 - Status: Active View Property Details Add to Favorites View Map

  • 343 S WASHINGTON DR
  • Price: $1,595,000
  • Zip Code: 34236
  • 2247 Square Feet
  • Subdivision: SAINT ARMANDS DIV JOHN RINGLING ESTATES
  • Bedrooms: 3 Baths: 3
  • "Sea Le Vie" is a waterfront home located in Sarasota's premier Saint Armand's and just a short walk to The Circle or Lido Beach. This home offers serenity, lush tropical landscaping and tranquil water setting. You can fish from the two level dock or ... Read More
  • Listing courtesy of: REALTY ONE GROUP SKYLINE

MLS# A4417446 - Status: Active View Property Details Add to Favorites View Map

  • 246 JOHN RINGLING BLVD
  • Price: $1,527,000
  • Zip Code: 34236
  • 1546 Square Feet
  • Subdivision: SAINT ARMANDS DIV JOHN RINGLING ESTATES
  • Bedrooms: 2 Baths: 2
  • Experience the beach lifestyle of your dreams in this exquisitely renovated home. One block to the east enjoy the charming restaurants and boutiques of renown St. Armands Circle. One block west relish the captivating crystal sand beaches of Lido Key ... Read More
  • Listing courtesy of: PREMIER SOTHEBYS INTL REALTY

MLS# A4436392 - Status: Active View Property Details Add to Favorites View Map

  • 106 N BLVD OF PRESIDENTS
  • Price: $1,159,000
  • Zip Code: 34236
  • 1999 Square Feet
  • Subdivision: SAINT ARMANDS DIV JOHN RINGLING ESTATES
  • Bedrooms: 3 Baths: 2
  • Located at renowned St. Armands Circle this delightful island residence has classic coastal charm. Expertly renovated for contemporary living this home has a 2007 effective year built per the county property appraiser due to the extensive work comple ... Read More
  • Listing courtesy of: MICHAEL SAUNDERS & COMPANY

MLS# A4428760 - Status: Active View Property Details Add to Favorites View Map

  • 228 VAN BUREN DR
  • Price: $999,000
  • Zip Code: 34236
  • 1854 Square Feet
  • Subdivision: ST ARMANDS DIVISION
  • Bedrooms: 3 Baths: 3
  • Location, Location, Location * This Beautifully & Tastefully RENOVATED CONTEMPORARY STYLE HOME is located on WORLD RENOWNED ST ARMAND'S CIRCLE, one of the most sought after areas in Sarasota * Everyday will be a new adventure with nearby boutiques, g ... Read More
  • Listing courtesy of: RE/MAX ALLIANCE GROUP

MLS# A4423355 - Status: Active View Property Details Add to Favorites View Map

  • 1 BENJAMIN FRANKLIN DR #96
  • Price: $999,000
  • Zip Code: 34236
  • 1389 Square Feet
  • Subdivision: ST ARMANDS TOWERS
  • Bedrooms: 2 Baths: 2
  • Imagine being able to walk mere feet to the crystal sands and blue-green waters of the Gulf of Mexico, right from your front door. And when you're not at the beach, you have views of it from your living room and bedroom. Enjoy the incredible sunsets ... Read More
  • Listing courtesy of: KELLER WILLIAMS ISLAND LIFE REAL ESTATE

MLS# A4400705 - Status: Active View Property Details Add to Favorites View Map

  • 322 S WASHINGTON DR
  • Price: $939,000
  • Zip Code: 34236
  • 1715 Square Feet
  • Subdivision: SAINT ARMANDS DIV JOHN RINGLING ESTATES
  • Bedrooms: 3 Baths: 2
  • Here's your chance! Older well maintained, well landscaped beautiful home on St Armand's Key under $1M. Close to the beach, close to shops, close to dinning - close to downtown. Perfectly situated on the quiet side of the island in the SW quadrant wi ... Read More
  • Listing courtesy of: WAGNER REALTY