Our challenge was that the structure on the site was large and old and needed completely updating in order to ensure that the new architecture was equivalent to the site. This also required clever design to incorporate existing trees, boat house and beach compound.
The client vision is a coastal home with large scale entertaining including individual casitas, connected to the main home for guests.
This project involved a large intercostal lot, located West of The Trail in Sarasota, overlooking Sarasota Bay and Siesta Key. The lot had a large 1960s structure that has been recently partially renovated by.
The project is FEMA regulated, meaning that the client can only spend 50% of the value of the existing property.