One or more photo(s) has been virtually staged. Nestled at the tranquil bend of the community, and mere steps away from the pristine beach, this splendid single-style home offers the quintessential Longboat Key lifestyle and without HOA fees. This residence was designed by Brian Phipps and built by Brista Homes – both award-winning firms with years of experience creating stunning coastal havens just like this. With a highly functional floor plan, this three-bedroom, and three-and-a-half-bathroom home is ideal for both future owners and guests for full or part-time living. The interior benefits from its easy-to-maintain one-level and hurricane code expansive walls of glass and crank windows that add to the home’s spacious feel. The entryway leads into a generous and relaxing living room with tri-fold sliding glass doors seamlessly opening to a covered and screened lanai offset with a heated-saline pool and extensive deck providing year-round entertaining, enjoyment and coastal serenity. A cozy wood burning stone accented fireplace adds warmth and character. The heart of the home, the kitchen boasts a center island, a suite of upscale appliances, matching Quartzite backsplash and the adjoining family room lends a traditional Southern sensibility. The primary suite offers such inviting comforts as dual vanities, private water closet, walk-in shower and jetted tub. The ample two car garage is pre-wired for electric car (EV) charging station. You, your family and friends will love the activities so near: the beach, leisure trails, golf, fishing, Bayfront Park with treed dog park, pickleball and many amenities for all ages, LBK 10 Har-Tru tennis clay courts and a one-of-a-kind place for shopping and dining at St. Armands Circle.