January 03, 2022

St. Pete’s historic Rutland Estate is back on the market for $8.5 million

The Rutland Estate, an iconic piece of St. Petersburg history, is back on the market for $8.5 million.

Also known as the Rutland-Farley Mansion,  the home is believed to be built in 1918 by R.B. Worthington for $50,000.

Throughout the years, the property has changed hands quite a few times and has been home to many notable and wealthy locals, including St. Pete businessman Hubert Rutland, and real estate developer Philip Farley, who most recently purchased it in 2004 for $2.3 million.

Located at 5030 Sunrise Dr. S, the 9,093-square-foot Tudor-style home now features seven bedrooms and 12 bathrooms, as well as six fireplaces, a library, a massive dining room, another dining room, 15 living rooms, a sitting parlor, a detached guest house, a double-lane lap pool, a pool house, a bocce ball court, a putting green, and 400 feet of shoreline along Little Bayou.

The listing agent is Jac Smith Keller Williams of St Pete Realty.
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St. Pete’s historic Rutland Estate is back on the market for $8.5 million
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St. Pete’s historic Rutland Estate is back on the market for $8.5 million
Photo via Zillow
St. Pete’s historic Rutland Estate is back on the market for $8.5 million
Photo via Zillow
St. Pete’s historic Rutland Estate is back on the market for $8.5 million
Photo via Zillow
St. Pete’s historic Rutland Estate is back on the market for $8.5 million
Photo via Zillow

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