$ 2,499,000

211 SUNSET DR N, St Petersburg, FL 33710  
  • 5 beds
  • 7 baths
  • 7,381 sqft

211 SUNSET DR N, St Petersburg, FL 33710  

ELEGANCE, HISTORY AND SPLENDOR! This 7381 sqft Italian Villa Masterpiece originally built in the 1920's has been extensively restored and renovated in 2001 - 2006 and again in 2012. , once the winter estate of the one and only Babe Ruth, may be the most uniquely beautiful waterfront home in all of Tampa Bay. Its $2M+ 3-Year restoration yields breathtaking results - harkening back to a bygone era when baseball was king. A plethora of arched doors, coffered ceilings, distressed woodworking, limestone finishes, French Clay tile flooring and hundreds of design elements imported from NY & abroad create an unforgettable effect that transcends time. Every room is luxuriously detailed - magically blending the old with the new. Spectacular Tuscany gourmet kitchen boasts top of the line appliances, massive center island, copper sinks, huge butcher block & so much more. Superb wetbar & provincial casual dining are complemented by a stunning olde world wine room. Brilliantly restored handrails, balusters & columns deliver a rich distinctive Hemmingway appeal. Rotunda game room, huge media room, 2 enclosed sun rooms, office, den, living room, impressive formal dining, opulent guest house, 3 balconies & 5 sitting areas are all finished with a rare, sublime sophistication. Back yard is an inspiring sensory event - plush landscaping encases a gorgeous PebbleTec Pool/Spa, imported English greenhouse & fine bath house. Rest on 150ft of seawall is the fine covered dock with boatlift & dual jetski lifts.

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  • Listing Type Single Family
  • Listing ID U7713474
  • Bedrooms 5
  • Bathrooms 7
  • House Size 7,381
  • Lot Size 160x145
  • Listing Status Active
  • Year Built 1928
  • County Pinellas
  • Full Bath 5
  • Half Bath 2
  • Subdivision Davista Rev Map Of
  • Floors 2
  • Garage 2.0
  • Rooms 4.0
  • Taxes 41506.0
  • TaxID 19-31-16-20484-033-0060
  • TaxYear 2016
Listing courtesy of Century 21 Jim White & Assoc
Price History
Date Listed at or
4/24/2017 $2,499,000 $251,000
2/19/2016 $2,750,000 $245,000
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Sold Info
Date Sold for Change
08/04/2011 $2,400,000 +100%
05/28/2001 $1,200,000 N/A
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