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Home warranty! 1252 Sf 3 lanais! Updated kitchen/water view/near pool/laminate!

Colony Cove
7816 Lakeshore Dr
Ellenton, FL 34222


Contact Information

MARY SNYDER, Agent ext 704
Phone: 800-604-0715
Seller's Home ID: 7634CC

7816 Lakeshore Dr, Colony Cove 55+ community: North Side, Lakes Section. Pet and golf cart friendly on a leased lot; it just a block from the largest community pool.

Highly desired quality manufacturer; FLEETLINE STRATFORD model with a 13 month HOME WARRANTY! Do not miss seeing this large home that offers 3 lanais plus an extra outdoor seating area where you can see Long Lake across the street.

Entering through the first screened lanai off the carport to the kitchen, you will notice the new full size entry door with built-in blinds. Step inside the kitchen where you will find quality shaker style kitchen cabinets in trendy colors plus a pantry! That is not all; there is a separate coffee bar! There is a 3 door bottom freezer, stainless steel refrigerator with water and ice in the door, glass top stove with a quality stainless steel hood system surrounded with iridescent tiles. There is a dishwasher, disposal, double Kohler sink (one side is a pot sink) and upgraded faucet. There is also a custom pass through window to the living room.

The dining room has a custom built-in cabinet with glass doors to display your treasured items on the top and lots of extra storage below with the kitchen colors carried through. There is plenty of natural light from the large windows in both the dining and living room.

The large open living room has laminate flooring, a ceiling fan and a paneling feature wall. Plenty of room for those bigger TVs! The sliding glass door off the living room opens to the 2nd lanai/Florida Room that has vinyl windows and screens with indoor/outdoor carpet. There are new bamboo drop down shades and a built-in air conditioner. The room has a private entrance from the front where there is more outdoor seating under the roof over hang. The yard is landscaped with flowering Florida foliage.

The owners bedroom suite is plenty large enough for your king sized furniture! It has a ceiling fan, carpeted floors and an en-suite separate bathroom with a walk-in corner shower. There is a bonus 3rd enclosed lanai off of the bathroom that would be an ideal location for a hot tub! There is single sink vanity, a linen closet as well as a custom full wall walk-in closet.

The guest bedroom is carpeted, has a ceiling fan and it can accommodate up to king size furniture. It has a large closet too. Conveniently located just across the hall is the large guest bath.

Off the carport is a shed that houses the washer/dryer that are included. The carport is extra long that can accommodate at least 3 vehicles. The home is also located near one of the gated entrances for convenience of entering or leaving the community.

There is a new electric panel in 2022 and new ducts in 2021. HVAC is a Goodman and hot water tank is a RUDD. Available for your review is a satisfactory 4 point inspection from July 2020. The Tie Downs were updated in 2016 through the State of Florida wind mitigation program.

Come on down & enjoy Florida year 'round! The community pools are open & outdoor activities abound. In the surrounding area the beaches, parks, trails, shopping & restaurants are open for business. Come enjoy the clean fresh air plus local fresh vegetables, fruit & seafood.

Colony Cove is an award winning waterfront & golf cart community with 6 Pools (water aerobics), 9 community buildings, 75 slip marina (extra fee) with open access to the Gulf of Mexico, outdoor pavilion & fireplace, fishing pier, 2 fitness centers (exercise groups), dog park (pet friendly community up to 2 -75 lb dogs), woodworkers shop, arts & crafts, libraries, billiards, pickle ball, tennis, shuffle board, horseshoes, 24/7 courtesy patrol, fire & rescue services. A full calendar of things to do with golf cart parades, entertainment, dinners, dances, cards & games. Live where everyone else goes on vacation!

The land lease includes most everything except for your personal electric use and internet.

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
  • Central Air
  • Ceiling Fan
  • Walk in Closet
  • Pantry
  • SunRoom
  • Garbage Disposal
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Dishwasher
  • Washer
  • Dryer
  • Window Air