1209 San Mateo Drive Punta Gorda, FL 33950
Stunning sailboat waterfront paradise awaits you in this 2 story, 7 bedroom, 5 bath pool home situated on a third of an acre just minutes to Charlotte Harbor and then on to the Gulf of Mexico. Custom built home has spectacular long view down waterway. You will notice the attention to detail as you walk into the courtyard with heated PebbleTec salt water pool with spa and summer kitchen. Then enter the Great Room with gas fireplace and open and bright floor plan with ceiling soaring to the 2nd floor loft that overlooks the main living areas. The open floor plan lends itself to easy flow from one room to another and then onto the lanai and waterway or the courtyard and pool area which all become part of your living area. Tastefully appointed home has plenty of room for family and friends with over 4800 square feet of living space, formal living and dining, Florida room, spacious kitchen with breakfast nook, loft, and flexibility in utilizing your floor space with bedrooms that could be home gyms, studies, media rooms, and the list goes on! The separate dining room for more formal functions has built in buffet, and kitchen boasts pantry, stainless appliances, wood cabinetry, granite counters with tile back splash, long breakfast bar with pendant lighting, built in oven and microwave, cooktop island, and opens to the main living areas and breakfast nook for easy entertaining. Features include color accent walls, plant shelves, decorator light and fan fixtures, plantation shutters throughout, and pocket sliders for unobstructed view of the courtyard and waterway. Master suite on the first floor has coffered ceiling with crown molding, sitting area, pocket sliders leading to the courtyard, walk in closet, and private en suite bath with dual sinks, wood cabinetry, jetted soaking tub, and custom tiled and glass Roman shower. Downstairs there are 2 other bedrooms that share a bath. The upstairs loft overlooking the lower level has a wet bar and wine cooler – great for entertaining! 2 other bedrooms on the 2nd level also have their own bathrooms and access to balcony. From the balcony you can also access another bedroom with a spiral staircase to the first level to another bedroom (which is used an office), wth wet bar, and pool bath. Perfect for a private guest suite. The loft provides lots of flexibility for your living space. Other features include public water and sewer, irrigation system, security system, storm covers and impact resistant windows, central vac system, zoned 4 AC system, 2 hot water heaters, and surround sound. Dedicated laundry room is equipped with front load washer & dryer, counter space, overhead cabinets, and utility tub. And bring your boat. There’s a concrete dock, 24K lb boat lift, and a concrete seawall that is maintained by the City of Punta Gorda. Impressive curb appeal with brick paved drive and walkway, double door etched glass entry, decorative rock and landscape curbing, and beautiful mature palms and lush tropical foliage. Proximity to local beaches, dining, shopping, and golf courses makes this property ideal for the Florida lifestyle. Also, easy access to waterfront public parks with bike and walking trails and picnic areas, and boat ramps providing access to many waterways, beautiful Charlotte Harbor, and the Gulf of Mexico. Historic downtown Punta Gorda and popular Fishermen’s Village with quaint shops and cafes nearby. This home must be seen to be appreciated.
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