Exceptional, private gulf front estate with 100 feet of pristine sandy beach at some of the widest portion of the 8 mile island of Casey Key. This captivating, in the style of French Provincial, custom residence designed by the owners and built by Frank Miller, is solid concrete masonry construction, built to FEMA standards from top to bottom and features 5 spacious bedrooms, 6 baths, and two half baths under more than 10,000 total square feet of living area. The first level master bedroom and spacious his and her bath, offers one the expansive feel of island living with unobstructed views of the glistening turquoise waters of the Gulf of Mexico. The lush, mature and meticulously maintained landscaping surrounding the home, the captivating and open sundeck with a sparkling infinity pool and spa area are a few of the entertaining and relaxation venues offered. The open, great room plan is an intrical part of the casual island feel expressed in the oasis style and colors of the coastal setting. The second floor gallery accessed by a private, 3 stop elevator, provides access to 3 additional bedrooms and baths, and a 5th bedroom, ensuite is midway between floors and could serve as a caretakers or in-law residence. The lower level offers a full bath and open area for the extended family guests with ample room for adding additional interior spaces. Conveniently located to all the rich cultural offerings in Venice and Sarasota.