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.

512 W Venice Ave #506, Venice, FL 34285

512 W Venice Ave #506

$270,000
Condo
2 bedrooms, 2 baths
965 Sq.Ft.
Built in 1969
-82.4528
27.1006
SLD
417 Beach Park Blvd, Venice, FL 34285

417 Beach Park Blvd

$595,000
Single Family Home
3 bedrooms, 2 baths
2,019 Sq.Ft.
7,500 Sq.Ft. lot
Built in 2011
-82.4522
27.0932
SLD
232 Saint Augustine Ave #405, Venice, FL 34285

232 Saint Augustine Ave #405

$210,000
Condo
2 bedrooms, 2 baths
900 Sq.Ft.
Built in 1974
-82.4466
27.1023
SLD
711 W Venice Ave #711-B, Venice, FL 34285

711 W Venice Ave #711-B

$357,000
Condo
2 bedrooms, 1 bath
1,210 Sq.Ft.
Built in 1964
-82.4579
27.0995
SLD
117 Alba St E, Venice, FL 34285

117 Alba St E

$237,500
Single Family Home
3 bedrooms, 2 baths
1,430 Sq.Ft.
9,040 Sq.Ft. lot
Built in 1961
-82.4432
27.0805
SLD
980 Cooper St #401, Venice, FL 34285

980 Cooper St #401

$282,500
Condo
3 bedrooms, 2 baths
1,524 Sq.Ft.
Built in 2006
-82.44
27.0821
SLD
940 Cooper St #202, Venice, FL 34285

940 Cooper St #202

$280,000
Condo
3 bedrooms, 2 baths
1,467 Sq.Ft.
Built in 2006
-82.4399
27.0827
SLD
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