6960 Poinsetta Avenue, LONGBOAT KEY, FL


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About 6960 Poinsetta Avenue

Under contract-accepting backup offers. Welcome to your island retreat! Now priced even more attractively and boasting coastal charm, this lushly landscaped residence stands as the most affordable single-family listing on Longboat Key, Florida. This delightful and turnkey furnished single-story garden home is of block construction and located in the heart of the highly sought-after historic Longbeach Village, on the north end of Longboat Key, with no HOA fees. Just moments from the bay and the extraordinary white sand beaches of the Gulf of Mexico, this property is a beach lover’s paradise. The bayside neighborhood is golf cart friendly and enjoys convenient access to a variety of outdoor activities, from kayaking and paddle boarding to boating and fishing. Enjoy coffee at the bayfront with stunning sunrises, or head over to the nearby beach to witness breathtaking sunsets over the Gulf of Mexico. Upon entering the home, you are greeted by a bright, open floor plan that seamlessly connects the living, dining, and kitchen areas. Large windows and sliding glass doors flood the living space with an abundance of natural light. The living area features a cozy wood-burning fireplace, making it an inviting spot for relaxation and gatherings. The open kitchen boasts ample storage and serving spaces. The split floor plan offers two spacious bedrooms designed for comfort and tranquility. The exterior spaces include a generous and inviting lanai, large private outdoor shower, and copious storage areas for bicycles or other island lifestyle accessories. The home is being sold As Is. If you have considered building new, use the home to enjoy as your private getaway, full-time home, or seasonal or monthly rental right away, then when it suits your timeline, build your future dream home on this pleasantly located corner lot. In Longbeach Village you will find a relaxed and friendly atmosphere uniquely adjacent to the bay and multiple restaurants and waterside dining. The convenient Whitney Plaza offers additional restaurants, coffee shops, a salon, pub, fitness centers, and a delightful boutique. Sarasota is just a short drive away with its renowned arts and entertainment venues. Experience this rare and affordable opportunity to experience the treasured island lifestyle that Longbeach Village and Longboat Key have to offer.

Features of 6960 Poinsetta Avenue

MLS® # A4583722
Price $750,000
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms 2.00
Full Baths 2
Square Footage 1,461
Acres 0.14
Year Built 1964
Type Residential
Sub-Type Single Family Residence
Status Pending

Community Information

Address 6960 Poinsetta Avenue
Area Longboat Key
County Manatee
State FL
Zip Code 34228


Parking Alley Access, Off Street
View Garden
Is Waterfront No
Has Pool No


Interior Features Ceiling Fans(s), Eat-in Kitchen, Open Floorplan, Primary Bedroom Main Floor, Split Bedroom, Walk-In Closet(s), Window Treatments
Appliances Dishwasher, Dryer, Microwave, Range, Refrigerator, Washer
Heating Electric
Cooling Mini-Split Unit(s)
Fireplace Yes
Fireplaces Wood Burning


Exterior Features Outdoor Shower, Private Mailbox, Sliding Doors
Lot Description Corner Lot, FloodZone, Level
Roof Shingle
Foundation Slab

School Information

Elementary Anna Maria Elementary
Middle Martha B. King Middle
High Bayshore High

Additional Information

Date Listed September 27th, 2023
Days on Market 199
Zoning R6SF
Foreclosure No
Short Sale No
RE / Bank Owned No

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