Enjoy spectacular Gulf of Mexico sunsets every day directly from your own kitchen window. Walk acroos the street to your deeded private entrance to access one of the most pristine private stretches of beach on Longboat Key with covered tiki hut seating and shower. Watch the sun go down over the gulf. Own of one of the best valued coastal retreats in the area lovingly updated cared for and maintained. Open floor plan ideal for welcoming visiting family or guests. A large eat in kitchen/family room combo makes this home an entertainers dream. Kitchen includes plenty of storage and a built-in-desk area perfect for meal planning. Additional attributes include a kitchen update in 2016 featuring new granite countertops glass tile backsplash and cook top a family room wet bar a spacious covered lanai and pool perfect for soaking up the warm Florida sunshine and an elevated pool deck with direct waterfront views of the turquoise waters of the Gulf of Mexico. Features and updates include: new pool cage 20122 zone AC new 2013 and 2015new pavers in pool are & driveway/walk way2016. Water heater 2015. Exterior painted 2017. Located in beautiful and desirable Longboat Key Estates where additional amenities include a fishing pier with seating right on Sarasota Bay and access to the newly updated Bayfront community park with tennis courts shuffle board kayak launch and rentals childrens playground dog park and more.