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Large shaded corner lot; walking distance to pool! Bay windows, fresh paint too!

Colony Cove
498 Driftwood Lane
Ellenton, FL 34222


Contact Information

Mary Snyder, Agent, Ext 704
Phone: 800-604-0715
Seller's Home ID: 7686
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498 Driftwood LN, Colony Cove South Section, Ellenton, FL. 55+ Community, Pet Friendly
Monthly Lot/Lease

This home is a clean canvas waiting for you to paint your new Florida lifestyle in this award winning land lease community with an abundance of amenities. This is not just a place to live, it is a lifestyle!

Located on a shaded corner lot in the South Section of Colony Cove that has 2 Pools, 2 Community Halls, a Fitness Center, Marina, Dog Park, Outdoor Pavilion, Fishing Pier and community garden. It is only about 10 homes away from a large community pool and hall in the South Section plus the shuffleboard courts.

LIVING AREA: Nice size L Shaped living room with 2 large bay windows. Beautiful laminate flooring throughout! The home is sold partially furnished with some turnkey supplies.

LANAI #1: The home has 2 Lanais! First one is water tight right off the dining area where you can add to your living space with a den like feeling OR where you can enjoy your morning coffee or relax all day. This can be used for many things such as an extra guest bedroom or even a game, craft or sewing room!

KITCHEN: Kitchen is right next to the open dining area with ample cupboards, a pantry and nice countertops. All appliances are included as seen in pictures.

DINING ROOM: Spacious enough for a large table and chairs.

Large Primary Bedroom: Bay window and 2 closets! En-Suite Master Bath has vanity, water closet and a walk-in shower adjoined.

Comfortable Guest Bedroom: Bay window and a nice size closet.

GUEST BATH: Guest bath accessible from living area & kitchen with vanity, water closet, full tub with shower for those that like to soak.

SECOND LANAI: Attached to carport that is fully screened and has a fresh cool breeze to enjoy your days outdoors. It has a convenient door to the backyard.

LAUNDRY/SHED: Washer & dryer included ~ Clean & fresh with plenty of storage! There is security lighting and a painted driveway.

Home is well maintained & very clean: it has white vinyl siding, new vapor barrier in 2015 and new AC in 2014! Home has solid floors (newer 3/4" subfloor) and wood grain laminate. A brand new hot water tank was installed in 2021! The seller has had continuous pest control for a bug free environment. The seller is a non-smoker.

The lot rent of approx $1027 includes a full schedule of things to do and an abundance of amenities as advertised by the community. Florida is a NO personal income tax state saving you thousands!

Lawn care & 24/7 courtesy patrol gives you the ability to come & go as you please. You will love the quiet low traffic neighborhood with one of the 6 community pools within a short walk.

The buyer assumes full responsibility for obtaining all current rate of lot rent fees and pass-on costs. Lot rent is set by the community and is subject to change. The buyer is responsible for obtaining all rules, regulations, pet policies, etc., associated with the park from the community administrative office. Florida MH Sales, LLC is not responsible for quoting of fees or policies.

GOLF CART & PET FRIENDLY: (2 dogs up 75 lbs each/breed restrictions).
FISHING, BOATING & KAYAKING: Direct access to the Gulf of Mexico from the community Marina on the Manatee River (boats slips for nominal fee). Free fishing pier in the community or visit the Sunshine Skyway Bridge or Anna Maria Island Fishing Pier
BEACHES: 7 miles of free parking at beaches that are about 15 miles away.
LOCATION: near I-75 midway between Tampa & Sarasota with easy access to airports, dining (fine/catch of the day, casual & dinner cruises), entertainment (live music, Tiki bars) and shopping (Ellenton Outlet Mall, University Town Center Mall, outdoor fruit markets, thrift stores & flea markets).

Florida beaches, parks, restaurants, bars and shopping are nearby for your enjoyment! Time to RELAX & ENJOY!

There is always plenty to do safely in the community and surrounding area. In the community all pools are open and outdoor activities abound. In the surrounding area the beaches, parks, trails, shopping & restaurants are open for business! Come enjoy the clean fresh air plus fresh vegetables, fruit & seafood.

Community application & approval required : Age restricted - 55+, background & credit check. 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. The floor plan is approximate for a visual layout.

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