As you enter through the double doors this 2600 square foot fourth level 2 Bedroom plus Den Carlyle residence your senses are awash with the calming effects of the expansive Gulf views, close enough to hear the ripple of waves and the sun sizzle every evening at sunset. The Gulf front generously sized master has never ending water and beach views with access to the Gulf front terrace. This very unique (thru) floor plan has two terraces, one Gulf side and one overlooking the lush greenery that is the Sanctuary, allowing every room access to outdoor relaxation. The guest wing allows the utmost privacy, tucked away in its own wing. There is a den that could be easily converted to a third bedroom if needed. This beach retreat is in impeccable condition and is decorated in a neutral palette, the eat-in kitchen has wood cabinetry, granite countertops, tile backsplash and double ovens. The Sanctuary is a pet-friendly, socially active community nestled on 18 acres behind the gates of the Longboat Key Club Islandside with paths and 700 feet of newly renourished beach frontage. The amenities include a sprawling patio surrounding an oversized Olympic pool with a 25-meter lap area, heated spa, beach front gazebo, two lighted Har-tru tennis courts, a separate clubhouse with catering kitchen, a fitness center and on-site management. Under building parking and 24 hour secured entry gate, and secured buildings along with electric storm shutters all enhance your security and peace of mind. Furnishings may be available.