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.

100 Field Ave W, Venice, FL 34285

100 Field Ave W

$392,500
Single Family Home
2 bedrooms, 2 baths
1,496 Sq.Ft.
10,435 Sq.Ft. lot
Built in 1958
-82.4446
27.0816
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
550 Flamingo Dr #202, Venice, FL 34285

550 Flamingo Dr #202

$895,000
Condo
3 bedrooms, 2 baths
2,279 Sq.Ft.
Built in 1987
-82.4568
27.0897
SLD
238 Tampa Ave W #202/9b, Venice, FL 34285

238 Tampa Ave W #202/9b

$160,000
Condo
1 bedroom, 1 bath
535 Sq.Ft.
Built in 1927
-82.4465
27.1012
SLD
500 Park Blvd S #91, Venice, FL 34285

500 Park Blvd S #91

$335,000
Villa
1 bedroom, 2 baths
955 Sq.Ft.
Built in 1970
-82.4559
27.0915
SLD
409 Darling Dr, Venice, FL 34285

409 Darling Dr

$430,000
Single Family Home
3 bedrooms, 2 baths
1,266 Sq.Ft.
9,600 Sq.Ft. lot
Built in 1963
-82.4509
27.0838
SLD
100 Avenue Des Parques S #11, Venice, FL 34285

100 Avenue Des Parques S #11

$184,500
Condo
1 bedroom, 1 bath
523 Sq.Ft.
Built in 1983
-82.4521
27.099
SLD
100 Avenue Des Parques S #10, Venice, FL 34285

100 Avenue Des Parques S #10

$168,000
Condo
1 bedroom, 1 bath
491 Sq.Ft.
Built in 1983
-82.4521
27.099
SLD
609 Armada Rd N, Venice, FL 34285

609 Armada Rd N

$473,700
Single Family Home
3 bedrooms, 3 baths
2,775 Sq.Ft.
9,168 Sq.Ft. lot
Built in 1954
-82.455
27.1034
SLD
255 The Esplanade N #405, Venice, FL 34285

255 The Esplanade N #405

$418,000
Condo
2 bedrooms, 2 baths
1,340 Sq.Ft.
Built in 1973
-82.4592
27.0979
SLD
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