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Oytser Bay Estate Home and Field Club Marina  Oyster Bay Estates is a historic Sarasota Florida waterfront neighborhood with roots dating back the 1920’s when Stanley and Sara Field, of the Marshall Fields retail stores in Chicago, built a Spanish Mediterranean style villa on the waterfront. They eventually sold the estate in 1957 to a group of Sarasota Yacht Club members who turned the home into a private club which is now the Field Club, an 11 acre prestigious private marina and social club.

   The Oyster Bay Estates neighborhood came to be when, in 1951, developer Robert W. Newman purchased the property adjoining what is now the Field Club and built homes during the 1950’s.  Although many of those original homes have been torn down and replaced by modern estate homes or dramatically updated…

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