Picture yourself in a historic grand estate home, remarkably refined with contemporary luxuries & amenities. The Juliar House, built by a member of the Ringling family, embraces authenticity of design in a location only a stoneâ€™s throw from The Ringling Museum, the pillar of Sarasotaâ€™s arts & culture. Offering five bedrooms, this magnificent home is set amidst lush & tropical gardens. Updated to perfection by builder Pat Ball & architect Greg Hall, a step inside the entry hall provides a sense of grandeur only imagined in an earlier era. Prepare dinner for family & guests in the gourmet kitchen with Subzero fridge & Wolf gas range. Serve with style in the formal dining room. Infused with character, a multitude of rooms provide space for a variety of activities while providing comfort for your guests. The master suite is the pinnacle of luxury opening to a spa-like master bath. An elevator connects the ground floor directly with the master suite, unusual for a home built in the 1920s. Superb finishes include; hardwood floors, Cotto D'Este porcelain tile, fireplace, French doors, marble floors, fine woodwork, arch doorways, crown molding, & wainscoting. The exteriors, equally opulent, where you can dine alfresco under the magnificent ramada while the children enjoy the pool. Perched to enjoy all the Sarasota area has to offer, this masterful residence is located near beautiful white-sand beaches, championship golf courses, cultural attractions, & SRQ airport.