Casey Key: Exclusivity, privacy, the crystal clear waters of the Gulf of Mexico, and sweeping views of the Blackburn Bay. Once featured on the cover of SRQ Magazine, this home was designed and furnished by renowned interior designer Christine Desiree; this luxuriously unique nine-bedroom, eight and a half bathroom "MODERNterranean" compound is rooted in an oversized private lot. The owners of this estate have maintained the original design, sparing no expense with opulent finishes and grand features dotting the home inside and out, truly making this home a living work of art. With over 10,000 square feet of living space, the property provides room for every occasion, with stunning high-end finishes including imported travertine and cathedral ceilings, leaving no detail overlooked. The sun-drenched floor plan allows light to gently cascade through copious windows, making the space feel bright and open as it guides you from one great space to another. Perfect your signature dish for your next dinner party in regally styled chef's kitchen located on the third level of the home that includes high-end luxury appliances such as a Wolf gas stove, a customized wall oven, a custom designed Sub-Zero fridge, two built-in Fisher and Paykel dishwashers, and a stylish overhead exhaust hood. An additional full kitchen can be located on the homes first level, providing space to cook for large gatherings this upcoming holiday season or for transforming the lower level into a fully functioning mother-in-law suite. Seclusion and total privacy can be found in the eight en suite bedrooms; each finished with high-end materials providing spa-like washrooms, stunning views of the property and waterways, and voluminous, professional closets. Enjoy your morning coffee from one of five balconies, each providing unrivaled views of the waters, sunsets, and foliage. Outside, take note of the impressively designed 150-foot circular driveway with hand laid pavers leading to two separate garages that can hold a total of five cars with each garage adjoining the home, and with room to store most luxury vehicles. Beyond the main entrance, lush tropical landscaping guides you toward the main entertaining area at the rear of the home through exotic trees and tall bushes. The backyard oasis will be the backdrop for your next party or event providing panoramic views of the water, a vast, resort-style saltwater pool, spa, and gated entry to two docks to store boats for even more fun on the waters beyond the home. Notable highlights of this property include a three-story elevator, central vacuum system throughout the home, 7 zone HVAC units to ensure efficiency, a private home gym, an automated security gate, an eight-foot-high seclusion wall surrounding the property for extra privacy and a state if the art surveillance system. This one-of-a-kind estate is conveniently located near top-rated schools including the exclusive Pine View School, Nokomis Beach, world famous Siesta Key Beach, Downtown Sarasota, Historic Downtown Venice, shopping, golfing, entertainment, and restaurants. Don't wait! Schedule a showing to tour this spectacular legacy property where you can create memories for a lifetime to come.