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1468 SF! New windows/floors/electric panel/plumbing/water filtration & heater!

Colony Cove
471 Driftwood Dr
Ellenton, FL 34222


Contact Information

Mary Snyder, Agent, Ext. 704
Phone: 800-604-0715
Seller's Home ID: 7623CC

471 Driftwood Dr is located in the South Section of Colony Cove a 55+ community that is Pet and Golf Cart Friendly on leased land.

WOW ~ 1,468 SF! You will not believe your eyes when you see all the expensive upgrades in this large home! 2021: new windows with 115 mph wind rating, new plumbing, new electric panel, new subfloors and laminate, new Culligan water filtration system in kitchen, new vapor barrier (tie downs updated) and a new 15 light entry door. There is also a newer HVAC, lifetime membrane roof, hot water heater, appliances and ceiling fans.

You will be amazed that you can purchase this home for only $99,900! It sits on a large lot at a dead end cul-de-sac street. It is in a quiet neighborhood just around the corner from the beautiful Manatee River, Riverside Pavilion, Fitness Center, Bayshore House & Community Garden. Manatee Hall & Pool is just a short walk away! This home is located on the South Side of the community that also has the community dog park, marina and Friendship Hall & Pool.

The home is partially turnkey furnished so you can spend your first night with twin beds, a loveseat, TVs plus kitchen supplies and linens.

There is a generous size living room with newer laminate floors and plenty of natural light. The Florida Room is located right off the living room. It is cooled plus has an electric fireplace. There are newer windows and a sliding glass door to the concrete patio where you can watch wild life frolic in the shade of the big trees. Side yard has a flower garden to enjoy. This room can be repurposed as an office, extra bedroom, den or hobby room.

The remodeled kitchen has a new entrance door with new 2020 stainless steel quality appliances all around including LG washer & dryer in the shed. The refrigerator has filtered water and ice in the door. The cabinets are upgraded with trendy hardware. upgraded ceramic counter tops, new laminate floors and two pantries.

The separate dining space has an unique canning jar light fixture that matches the kitchen fixtures. It has custom built-in cabinets that are perfect for a coffee or adult beverage bar with lots of storage.

The owners bedroom suite has a large walk-in closet plus another extra closet. Plenty of room for king size furniture. Light and airy curtains filter out direct sunlight. The en-suite bath has a separate dressing area and a privacy door to the step-in shower and commode.

Guest bedroom has a large closet. The guest bath has a step-in shower enclosure with large shower head.

It also has a side set screened lanai with roller style canvas shades. There is lots of natural light and cooling breezes flowing through. It is a great place to start your day with morning coffee or enjoy a peaceful afternoon.

There is an extra under-cover golf cart pad next to the shed just off the lanai that houses the LG washer and dryer that are included.

The monthly land lease includes ad valorem property taxes, lawn mowing, water, sewer, trash and all the amenities offered by the community.

Florida MH Sales, LLC cannot guarantee or warrant the accuracy of this information, measurements or condition of any property. Measurements are approximate. All homes are sold "as is" and personal or professional inspection is encouraged. Lot rent is set by the community and is subject to change. Community application & approval required.

Location: Midway between Tampa & Sarasota & just minutes from the interstate in Manatee County. Easy access to airports in Tampa, St. Pete & Sarasota. The Gulf Islands of Anna Maria, Longboat Key, Lido Key & Siesta Key are all less than 1 hour drive. Don't forget that the big theme parks are within driving distance!

Dining: Waterfront Casual & Fine Dining (seafood & local catch of the day) & sightseeing dinner cruises.

Nightlife & Live Entertainment: Tiki Bars: Whiskey Joe's, Woody's River Roo, Caddy's on the River

Shopping: Ellenton Outlet Mall, University Town Center Mall, Costco, antique & thrift stores.

Fishing & Boating: Anna Maria Island & Sky Way Bridge (State Park) Fishing Piers. Fishing, shelling & dolphin charters, parasailing & jet ski rentals.

Nearby Attractions: Over 7 miles of free public, sugar sand beaches, Mote Aquarium, Science & Nature Museum, Railroad Museum, Performing Arts Theaters, Golf Courses & Country Clubs, Bradenton Convention Center, Robinson & Emerson Preserves, Riverwalk & Playground, Selby & Palma Sola Botanical Gardens, Gamble Plantation Historic State Park, Sarasota Jungle Gardens & Animals & Lowry Zoo plus much more!

  • Storage Shed
  • Carport
  • Gutters
  • Patio
  • Central Air
  • Walk in Closet
  • Pantry
  • SunRoom
  • Fireplace
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Dishwasher
  • Washer
  • Dryer