Carl Abbott House Restoration

When the time came for a classic 1980’s Carl Abbott house renovation (Mr. Abbott is a renowned architect and preeminent member of the Sarasota School of Architecture), preserving an iconic …

Lido Key Beach Bungalow

A Cuban laurel tree runs through it. An oasis/classroom for a meditation teacher was the focus of our design in this 1940s hip-roof bungalow. MGB was commissioned to create a …

Historic Sarasota Home Addition

Gracious entertaining was the catalyst for this renovation to a classic 1926 Sarasota center home. When a retired Marine aviator/Washington lobbyist and his Google lobbyist wife sought to open smaller …

Siesta Key Town House

“We need to be in by the season!” MGB was challenged by two Midwesterners, as their children and grandchildren wanted to be “in by the season.” In just five months …

Bird Key Remodel

t 3,289 square feet, this three-bedroom, three-bath (plus study) nondescript 1960s ranch was ample enough space for the homeowners, one of whom is a top realtor for Sarasota’s renowned Michael Saunders & …

Longboat Key Beach House

This nature loving couple’s dream started with a large bayfront peninsula home site with a tropical feel, neighboring pod of dolphins, and an open, unobstructed view of the Downtown Sarasota skyline. After consulting the team at MGB Fine Custom Homes, plans

Sanderling Cottage

A classic four-bedroom, three-bath waterfront Florida bungalow warranted a whole-house facelift. On the homeowner’s agenda was an expanded master bedroom wing, oversized living room and new garage, all designed in …

Sanderling Santa Fe

In a bow to its graceful surroundings on Siesta Key’s Heron Lagoon, the new owners of a 1953 non-descript ranch house with low ceilings, an awkward floor plan and lots …

Carriage House Renovation

A tasteful, functional artist-in-residence environment was the charge for us to convert a beautiful 1920s carriage house on the grounds of the Conservation Foundation of the Gulf Coast in Osprey. …

The Goldenrod Project

  The Goldenrod Project – 2007 Grand Aurora Winner This prototype green rebuild transformed a 1,000 square-foot postwar two-bedroom/one-bath block-home into a 2,100 square-foot three-bedroom/three-bath energy-efficient luxury home. The Goldenrod …