Rarely available residence in Tessera with stunning views of Sarasota Bay and the skyline. Located in a small exclusive community of only 24 condos, 2 units per floor with no adjoining walls. It is nestled on the tree lined street of Palm Avenue in a pleasantly secluded, tranquil setting, though steps to downtown, Burns Court and a variety of restaurants, shops, entertainment. The Grand foyer with round ceiling features leads to a great room with floor to ceiling windows, 10' ceilings, tile floors. It opens up to a spacious wrap around balcony (over 800 sf of terraces) to enjoy bay views, plus Bird Key, Ringling Bridge, Golden Gate Point, and downtown Sarasota. Eat-in kitchen has been updated with wood cabinets, granite, quality SS appliances, wine cooler, and pass-thru to the dining room. A spacious Master bedroom and den/or possible 3rd bedroom, open to another large balcony facing east towards downtown with scenic treetop views similar to Central Park. Master bath has his and hers baths and walk-in closets. There is a private, enclosed 2-car garage with additional storage. Amenities include a state-of-the-art fitness facility, sauna, heated pool, part of which is a lap pool, sun deck, and grilling area. Tessera is pet friendly, with no weight limit.