Fall head-over-heels for this West of Trail historic home expertly transformed into a modern family oasis. This new oldâ€¹Â� house retains its original character, while introducing up-to-date functionality and contemporary farmhouse style. And, if location matters, the proximity to Downtown Sarasota and Southside Village can't be beat. The house sits comfortably on an oversize, .47-acre, corner lot featuring a privacy wall and side-load garage with circular drive. 2018-19 updates include long-plank smoked-oak wood floor in living areas and bedrooms, marble and porcelain tile floor in baths and laundry, doors and hardware, trim and baseboards, LED lighting, solid-wood cabinetry with quartz countertops, interior paint, remodeled kitchen and remodeled baths. 2016 updates include air conditioning, impact windows, pool surface and pool screen. The 3,136 sq. ft. residence has 5 bedrooms, 3 baths, 2 half baths, formal living room, formal dining room and open kitchen/family room/office. The kitchen has solid-wood cabinetry, oversize farmhouse sink, eat-in counter and high-end appliances. The family room features a gas fireplace and flows easily to the covered lanai. The master suite is on the ground floor and features walk-in closet and ensuite bath. The rest of the bedrooms and baths are on the second floor. Outdoor living is easy inside the screened-in pool area and covered lanai. The large yard features privacy landscape, oak trees and irrigation on well.