Bridge, Bay and Beyond…unobstructed panoramic sunset water views from this outstanding 3 full bedroom + study, 4.5 bath residence that lives like a single family home yet provides all the conveniences required for an exclusive condominium lifestyle. Numerous recent updates showcase an open, spacious top-of-the line chef’s kitchen with an eat-in and bar area where cooking and entertaining are seamlessly combined with the dining and great room - all capturing magnificent views. The grand main bedroom suite with a double door entry includes 2 separate baths with updates, generous walk-in custom closets, and access to the 615 SF bay-front wrap-around terrace. Two gracious guest suites are positioned for privacy and offer their own en-suite bathrooms. Artwork can be displayed beautifully with plenty of wall space, 10 ft ceilings and LED lighting reflecting off the light hardwood floors. Closet space is plentiful, including a separate air-conditioned closet (perfect for a wine cellar). This residence is fitted with hurricane shutters and includes a rarely available, private enclosed oversized 2-car garage. Tessera is a pet-friendly boutique community that offers an abundance of amenities such as a newly renovated fitness center, generous card/gathering room, well-equipped catering kitchen plus a lap pool, spa and outdoor grill and is located on the fashionable, residential section of Palm Avenue, just a short stroll to the lively energy of downtown Sarasota and its shopping, dining & cultural venues.