Who wouldn't love a charming home by the sea? This beautifully updated property provides a relaxed and elegant setting for Long Beach Village life! Whether you rent it or live in it, full or part time, this comfortable property makes living on the island easy. This home was designed for everyday living and entertaining, yet is ready for a vacation lifestyle. From a first step inside, you will see and experience the rich and carefully selected finishes, and open views of the outdoors. Solid cherry cabinetry and thick, granite counters with travertine and onyx scattered throughout. The expansive lanai offers plenty of natural light, under air, and is currently used for dining and additional living space, but can be flexibly adapted to suit your desires. A step outside leads to a huge private patio and plenty of room for entertaining and cookouts. A second outdoor living space offers congenial neighborhood views and plenty of midday shade. The low maintenance, natural xeriscaping features native Florida beach plants, flowering shrubs and tropical trees. The home is environmentally and energy-savvy - xeriscape yard and plantings, solar water heater, high-efficiency dishwasher and tile throughout. It is situated on a quiet street convenient to Whitney Beach, Sarasota Bay, local restaurants and shopping. Local boat dock and restaurants enhance this island living style! Welcome home to Long Beach Village!