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.

416 Mahon Dr, Venice, FL 34285

416 Mahon Dr

$610,000
Single Family Home
3 bedrooms, 2 baths
2,252 Sq.Ft.
9,920 Sq.Ft. lot
Built in 1955
-82.4514
27.0851
SLD
420 Pensacola Rd, Venice, FL 34285

420 Pensacola Rd

$445,000
Single Family Home
3 bedrooms, 2 baths
1,764 Sq.Ft.
8,400 Sq.Ft. lot
Built in 1954
-82.4487
27.094
SLD
425 Valencia Rd, Venice, FL 34285

425 Valencia Rd

$675,000
Single Family Home
3 bedrooms, 2 baths
2,000 Sq.Ft.
14,625 Sq.Ft. lot
Built in 1964
-82.4517
27.0949
SLD
402 Baycrest Dr, Venice, FL 34285

402 Baycrest Dr

$400,000
Vacant Land
 
12,326 Sq.Ft. lot
-82.4505
27.1061
SLD
920 Cooper St #402, Venice, FL 34285

920 Cooper St #402

$303,500
Condo
3 bedrooms, 2 baths
1,467 Sq.Ft.
Built in 2005
-82.4399
27.0827
SLD
445 Mahon Dr, Venice, FL 34285

445 Mahon Dr

$565,500
Single Family Home
2 bedrooms, 2 baths
1,552 Sq.Ft.
9,600 Sq.Ft. lot
Built in 1962
-82.4532
27.0847
SLD
925 Harbor Dr S, Venice, FL 34285

925 Harbor Dr S

$630,000
Single Family Home
3 bedrooms, 2 baths
1,657 Sq.Ft.
9,316 Sq.Ft. lot
Built in 1973
-82.4499
27.0828
SLD
708 Nokomis Ave S, Venice, FL 34285

708 Nokomis Ave S

$450,300
Single Family Home
2 bedrooms, 2 baths
1,342 Sq.Ft.
8,000 Sq.Ft. lot
Built in 1964
-82.4458
27.0884
SLD
710 Golden Beach Blvd #v4, Venice, FL 34285

710 Golden Beach Blvd #v4

$965,000
Villa
2 bedrooms, 2 baths
2,192 Sq.Ft.
Built in 1973
-82.4554
27.0871
SLD
1114 Cockrill St #54, Venice, FL 34285

1114 Cockrill St #54

$169,250
Condo
2 bedrooms, 1 bath
1,105 Sq.Ft.
Built in 1970
-82.4414
27.0808
SLD
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