Located across the street from a canal with concrete retaining wall and only 1 block from the coastal waterway, this beautiful custom Florida-style home is nestled on 1 1/2 lots on a quiet, well-maintained street. It is loaded with multiple upgrades, including a double entryway, 10’ ceilings, 8’ doors, tray ceilings in the formal den and dining areas, crown molding, a raised dishwasher, granite countertops in the kitchen, central vacuum system with floor sweep, dual zone A/C system with wireless control, alarm system, and keyless entry. The custom wood and tile flooring combination in the living area offers a warm welcoming feel. Multiple sliding doors with impact-resistance glass are located at the back of the house and offer views of the lanai from multiple rooms -- allowing you to bring the outdoors inside. You can also go onto the screened lanai to enjoy the heated saltwater gunite pool with self-cleaning circulation system, which offers an option for a relaxing waterfall or massaging jets in the seating area. The master bedroom contains beautiful hardwood floors and is secluded on one side of the house, offering privacy and solitude. The master bathroom includes a Roman shower with floor-to-ceiling tile, a jetted tub for those relaxing moments, dual sinks, and a separate water closet. The second and third bedrooms are located on the opposite side of the home and share a bathroom with a sizeable walk-in shower, plenty of counter space, a wall-to-wall mirror, and dual sinks. A fourth bedroom, which could be used as an office if desired, is located at the back of the house and has its own bathroom, as well as its own access to the lanai. In addition to an attached 2-car garage, this home also includes a spacious 1,500 sq. ft. detached garage with an extra side garage door entrance allowing for sufficient additional parking, storing personal watercraft, or incorporating a workshop. This building features 10' ceilings, both 110-volt and 220-volt outlets, and has it own ½ bath with deep utility sink. A separate one-bedroom/one-bath guest suite is located above the garage. With its own private stairway entrance, it is perfect for guests who prefer their own space If preferred, you can also create that coveted recreation room or an isolated office area for working from home. Open to double doors to enjoy the fresh breeze or step outside onto the balcony to enjoy that morning cup of coffee, view the beautiful canal, or relax under the pleasant evening skies. The flowerbeds are outlined with concrete curbing and rubber mulch for a finished look, and the built-in sprinkler system has its own designated well -- making watering the lawn a breeze. No HOA fees required!
Things to do: You can choose to use the well-maintained biking trails within the subdivision, or you can take the biking trails that extend for miles along the main road to Gasparilla Island, Placida, and beyond. This home is located just minutes from Boca Grande and Manasota/Englewood beaches where you can rent bicycles, kayaks, jet skis, boats, etc. It is also located within a short drive to multiple golf courses. The subdivision also has community boat ramp for easy launching into the coastal waterway, which provides access to the Bay and Gulf of Mexico. Shopping at the Port Charlotte Town Center is a mere 15-20 minute drive, and many other local shops are nearby as well. Plus we are just a 45 minute drive to Sarasota or Fort Myers.