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.

412 Hunter Dr, Venice, FL 34285

412 Hunter Dr

$3,050,000
Single Family Home
4 bedrooms, 5 baths
4,354 Sq.Ft.
36,149 Sq.Ft. lot
Built in 1998
-82.4579
27.0937
SLD
603 Laguna Dr, Venice, FL 34285

603 Laguna Dr

$800,000
Single Family Home
3 bedrooms, 3 baths
2,586 Sq.Ft.
15,744 Sq.Ft. lot
Built in 1972
-82.4548
27.1069
SLD
429 Beach Park Blvd, Venice, FL 34285

429 Beach Park Blvd

$400,000
Single Family Home
2 bedrooms, 2 baths
1,340 Sq.Ft.
7,500 Sq.Ft. lot
Built in 1967
-82.4523
27.0925
SLD
224 Coral St, Venice, FL 34285

224 Coral St

$570,000
Single Family Home
3 bedrooms, 2 baths
1,840 Sq.Ft.
9,000 Sq.Ft. lot
Built in 1968
-82.4478
27.0861
SLD
908 Villas Dr #32, Venice, FL 34285

908 Villas Dr #32

$275,000
Villa
1 bedroom, 1 bath
630 Sq.Ft.
Built in 1950
-82.4556
27.0889
SLD
200 The Esplanade N #A12, Venice, FL 34285

200 The Esplanade N #A12

$240,000
Condo
2 bedrooms, 2 baths
918 Sq.Ft.
Built in 1968
-82.4599
27.1024
SLD
718 Golden Beach Blvd #3, Venice, FL 34285

718 Golden Beach Blvd #3

$650,000
Condo
2 bedrooms, 2 baths
1,445 Sq.Ft.
Built in 1980
-82.4548
27.0868
SLD
139 Field Ave E #139, Venice, FL 34285

139 Field Ave E #139

$158,600
Villa
2 bedrooms, 1 bath
1,031 Sq.Ft.
Built in 1969
-82.4435
27.082
SLD
147 Tampa Ave E #902, Venice, FL 34285

147 Tampa Ave E #902

$560,000
Condo
2 bedrooms, 2 baths
1,705 Sq.Ft.
Built in 2004
-82.443
27.1018
SLD
753 Guild Dr, Venice, FL 34285

753 Guild Dr

$540,000
Single Family Home
3 bedrooms, 2 baths
2,596 Sq.Ft.
10,015 Sq.Ft. lot
Built in 2015
-82.4386
27.0867
SLD
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