Mt. Vernon is an over-55 community built in the late 1970’s by Gilbert Waters with a combination of single-story villas and 2- story apartments on the shore of Sarasota Bay. In addition to the bay, there are several man-made lakes resulting in nearly every unit having a water view.
Clubhouse with Kitchen, Banquet Room, Library, Lakeside Veranda, Billiards, Fitness Center, Hot Water Therapy Jacuzzi, Wireless Broadband Internet, Organized Activities, Clubs & More, Shuffleboard Area, Putting/Chipping Green, Boat Dock Privileges, Kayak Storage & Launch Area, RV/Boat Storage, Wood Shop, Cable TV, Bayside Picnic Pavilion with Barbeque, Lakeside Gazebo, Tennis Courts.
Mt. Vernon is blessed with a multitude of wildlife species residing on its manicured and always green landscape of almost 90 acres. We are minutes away from the lovely isle of Anna Maria Island with Sarasota south of us. The opportunities for viewing cultural events are countless in this active area. Mt. Vernon itself has over 120 events a month in the winter season.