Villa Solstice ($14,900,000). Unmatched in grandeur, location & sophistication, Sarasota’s landmark property is perfect for a private resort-like sanctuary or as a stage for enjoying life on a grand scale. Majestically poised on 2 prime bayfront lots in the esteemed museum area, this residence of extraordinary proportions underscores the transformative beauty of nature & architecture w/ a refined Polynesian feel. While impeccably finished in every detail, the symmetry & majesty of the house reflect in the composition of its portioned living spaces, arranged on three levels & separated by “bridges” for an intuitive sense of scale & a visually stunning yet eminently livable design. Built to the most exacting standards & exemplifying graceful style, the home is introduced w/ a grand entryway and Sarasota’s most enchanting views across the bay & beyond to Longboat Key. Envisaged for ease of entertaining, a full catering kitchen w/ commercial-grade appliances, 2 elevators, a banquet-sized dining room, a full bar & 1400 bottle wine room, an 11-seat home theater, lower-level bonus spaces, & en suite guest rooms provide ideal accommodations for any gathering. Myriad special features such as Brazilian cherry hardwood floors, stonework by European Marble, Lutron lighting, & Creston smart home automation system provide aesthetic hallmarks of this sprawling showcase property. Positioned to maximize views, spacious wraparound verandas offer spectacular vantage points.