Venice Island

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As recently as the mid 1920's, Venice was little more than deserted coastline brushed by woods and farm land. A land boom quickly put an end to that as thousands of people arrived, looking for their place in the Florida sun.

Wisely, the emerging new community chose John Nolan, an internationally famous city planner, to design a city. They also engaged Prentiss French, a noted landscape architect, to beautify it. People from around the country jumped at the chance to be part of it.

The results are impressive—even by today's standards—and apprentice urban planners routinely study the intricate design. Venice is a meticulously planned city, with sweeping tree-lined boulevards leading to beaches, parks, greenways, the Intracoastal Waterway and residential areas. The Island offers a unique opportunity to live on—or very near—the Gulf of Mexico, with easy access to shopping, the Arts Center, hospital, schools, the library and restaurants. Casperson Beach, at the southern tip of the island, is renowned as the 'Shark Tooth Capital of the World' for its abundant cache of fossilized shark teeth strewn along its lengthy shoreline.

201 Castile St, Venice, FL 34285

201 Castile St

$550,000
Single Family Home
2 bedrooms, 2 baths
2,171 Sq.Ft.
13,825 Sq.Ft. lot
Built in 1965
-82.4567
27.0964
SLD
104 Calle Del Paradiso, Venice, FL 34285

104 Calle Del Paradiso

$422,000
Single Family Home
3 bedrooms, 3 baths
1,869 Sq.Ft.
6,050 Sq.Ft. lot
Built in 2000
-82.4337
27.083
SLD
333 The Esplanade N #106, Venice, FL 34285

333 The Esplanade N #106

$238,000
Condo
1 bedroom, 1 bath
678 Sq.Ft.
Built in 1970
-82.4609
27.1024
SLD
210 Park Blvd N #125, Venice, FL 34285

210 Park Blvd N #125

$147,500
Condo
2 bedrooms, 2 baths
793 Sq.Ft.
Built in 1970
-82.4539
27.102
SLD
805 Ormond St, Venice, FL 34285

805 Ormond St

$380,000
Single Family Home
2 bedrooms, 2 baths
1,021 Sq.Ft.
7,800 Sq.Ft. lot
Built in 1953
-82.4596
27.1034
SLD
624 Flamingo Dr #214, Venice, FL 34285

624 Flamingo Dr #214

$205,000
Condo
2 bedrooms, 2 baths
991 Sq.Ft.
Built in 1976
-82.4567
27.0907
SLD
624 W Venice Ave, Venice, FL 34285

624 W Venice Ave

$920,000
Single Family Home
3 bedrooms, 2 baths
2,386 Sq.Ft.
11,250 Sq.Ft. lot
Built in 1985
-82.456
27.1004
SLD
1116 Sunset Dr, Venice, FL 34285

1116 Sunset Dr

$2,700,000
Single Family Home
4 bedrooms, 3 baths
4,842 Sq.Ft.
45,334 Sq.Ft. lot
Built in 2014
-82.453
27.0804
SLD
620 Flamingo Dr #204, Venice, FL 34285

620 Flamingo Dr #204

$184,000
Condo
2 bedrooms, 2 baths
792 Sq.Ft.
Built in 1972
-82.456
27.0908
SLD
300 Alba St E, Venice, FL 34285

300 Alba St E

$550,000
Single Family Home
3 bedrooms, 2 baths
1,841 Sq.Ft.
10,378 Sq.Ft. lot
Built in 2015
-82.4402
27.0802
SLD
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