BY OWNER TURNKEY (except a few items): $170K (AS IS real estate contract will be used). Comfortably FURNISHED and nicely decorated 3-bdrm house with CARPORT, CENTRAL A/C, SCREENED, cozy LANAI with outdoor furniture. This house is built on DOUBLE LOT (lots 3011 and 3012 in south Venice unit #10).
Half-fenced back yard with STORAGE SHED. Back yard is landscaped with PALMS, 8 young fruiting CITRUS TREES and tropical plants. ROOM for a POOL in the backyard.
The house is on safe elevation and never was flooded. Nobody ever smoked in the house purchased from the original owners who took great care of it.
There is one bathroom, plus 1/4 bth in the utility area (a bathroom can consist of a sink, toilet, shower and bathtub and each of these is considered 1/4).
NEW ROOF (Feb.2017), PLUMBING/RE-PIPING (Aug. 2017), NEW PIECE of SEWER PIPE LINE (2018), UPGRADED ELECTRIC, NEW painted BATH with FIXTURES & TOILET, NEW A/C unit motor, NEW FRONT-LOAD WASHER & REPLACED DRYER (2017) in the utility room with NEW FLOOR TILES. SHOWER STALL in the utility room was updated with NEW TILES & NEW FIXTURES (with wide shower head), added NEW DEEP SINK with CABINET and PLUMBING FIXTURES.
The house was recently REMODELED and UPGRADED with expensive WATER FILTRATION and WATER SOFTENER system with NEW WATER PUMP and TIMER, NEW PRESSURE TANK, NEW CARBON FILTER (in 2016) and NEW REVERSE OSMOSIS FILTER under the kitchen sink.
SEWER TANK was EMPTIED in APRIL 2017 and cast iron SEWER PIPE leading to the tank was then JETTED (polished from the inside) and outlet pipe was installed for easier access for cleaning (very expensive job).
The house is located in FABULOUS AREA. QUIET STREET close to the Gulf - 5 min ride to the FERRY and 10 min ride to Manasota Public Beach with bthrms and showers facilities, grilles, etc. Just a short drive to downtown Venice and major stores, restaurants on the Jacaranda Avenue. Only 5 min ride to WALMART SUPER-CENTER. For a voluntary fee of $90/year the association offers a private boat ramp. Assoc. dues optional but treat yourself for only $130/year to ride the ferry to private beach (the FERRY PASS is good for the family up to 6).
Call the owner, to schedule the showing. "As is" contract will be used. Need proof of funds to close. House could be easily rented @$3,000 or more per winter month in this nice area.
MASTER BEDROOM's Queen bed has expensive newer mattress.
The 2-nd BEDROOM has two Twin beds with newer comfortable mattresses.
The 3-rd BEDROOM has King bed with expensive NEW pillow-top mattress.
Cozy KITCHEN/DINING ROOM has white cabinets, NEW REFRIGERATOR, coil electric stove, reverse osmosis filter under the kitchen sink, small table with chairs, chest of drawers.
Large FAMILY ROOM has 2 Lazy-boy chairs, sofa, chest of drawers, desk and office chair.
Updated UTILITY ROOM with newly tiled floor has water heater, dryer, front load washer, deep sink, shower stall.
SCREENED LANAI has outdoor furniture.
House is located on safe elevation which is not flood-able (shown as white colored spot on FEMA map), only furthest from the house part of the backyard by the fence and lower part of the front yard is in zone AE, least floodable).
We used ORKIN PEST CONTROL from 03.21.16.
South Venice Beach is a home to numerous PARKS, including Shamrock Park which is a well-known pride of this area and Sarasota County, with its TENNIS AND BASKETBALL COURTS, PLAYGROUND, BUTTERFLY GARDEN, CLUBHOUSE, NATURE TRAILS along Alligator Creek, Nature walks within the LEMON BAY PRESERVE. Bike along the Intracoastal Venetian Waterway to the Legacy Trail - 10 mile bike path right into Sarasota!
SOUTH VENICE BEACH (in the trust of South Venice Civic Association) offers its private FERRY SERVICE to a deeded stretch of sandy beach on the upper part of Manasota Key and a private BOAT RAMP for low fees of about $150 per year for both (a boat ramp key and/or ferry to private beach) - option to join.
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