Surrounded by views of water, sky and beautifully mature grounds this grand home in the historic Eagle Point Club offers a private retreat within minutes of downtown Venice. Each of the family-sized rooms open onto deep, wraparound porches that are the very definition of Key West architecture. Highlights of this custom designed and immaculately maintained home include rich wood flooring, 2-story coral stone fireplace, elevator access to all levels, open and welcoming floor plan, and full hurricane protection. So many fun pursuits are to be had here! The private boat dock has lifts for both a full-size boat and personal watercraft, the big, open kitchen is sized for the hosts to entertain and be entertained at the same time, the enormous play room just off the pool area includes a well-equipped gym and space to spare for toys, games and recreation. If you desire a workshop, that's here too. The lofty great room plus 3 bedrooms and 2 baths occupy the main floor, while the top floor is reserved for the expansive master suite and a real office each with a private porch and expansive water views. FIRST TIME ON THE MARKET and sensibly priced for immediate occupancy. The 24-acre Eagle Point Club is directly on the shores of Roberts Bay and the Intracoastal Waterway. Founded as a resort camp by Bertha Honore Palmer in 1916 and listed on the National Register of Historic Places, the exclusive enclave has both vintage cottage homes and more recently built Key West designed homes, planned for privacy and nestled among old growth canopy trees and lush landscaping. Amenities include the 1920's clubhouse and full guest house for the homeowner's and their guests exclusive use, tennis court, and common areas that include greenways, boat house, deep-water docks and secure gated entries.