5249 Forbes Terrace Port Charlotte, FL 33981
Listing Courtesy of:STELLAR / Coldwell Banker Sunstar Realty Fishermen's Village / Lesley Ellen Barton
  5249 Forbes Terrace Port Charlotte, FL 33981
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BACK ON MARKET Not Due to Inspection - LOCATION IS EVERYTHING - Are You Ready To Live The SWFL Life From Your Very Own Slice Of BEACH & BOAT LOVER'S PARADISE and NOT have a really high flood insurance rate since the 2.0 Risk Rate for Flood Insurance hit on 10/1/2021? Roughly 17 minutes to Englewood Beach - This BEAUTIFUL and VERY SPACIOUS Gulf Cove Community 2641 sq ft, 3 Bedroom, & 2 Bathroom Waterfront Canal Pool Home with 80 ft of seawall & a Brand New Just Finished 8/2021 Roof & 2016 Water Heater among other updates - that convey's True Pride of Ownership throughout - is Only 8 homes (NO Locks) to the Breathtaking Open Water of the Myakka River that you can actually Serenely View from your additional Home Office/Bonus Room whenever you like. You can also kick back on your wonderfully grand sized screened in lanai with wet bar to relax, catch some rays, and also entertain by your sparkling pool to your heart's content. Then just outside of the lanai you can fish from your very own wood dock with water/electric to clean your fresh catches every single day. Even better, you can lower your boat from your 6000 lb re-enforced Lift and take off with those you love for a fun-filled day on the water where incredible memories will be made motoring down the Myakka River, then through the 2nd largest estuary in Florida - Charlotte Harbor - & finally into the GORGEOUS Aqua Waters of the Gulf of Mexico. The home boasts split bedrooms and has a desirable open floor plan for you and your guests to congregate with one another through the family room, kitchen, living room, and dining room. You can also begin every morning with the blissful feeling of sipping tea while strolling around your property full of mature tropical landscaping as you happily cut a ripe mango and pick a lemon from your very own fruit trees. Then return inside as you drop your lemon in your tea and slice and eat your mango from your breakfast nook or master bedroom while taking in the gorgeous scenic view just outside your french doors or sliding glass doors. That same master bedroom has two large walk in closets and a full bathroom with soaking tub, individual shower, bidet, and two separately spaced vanities and sinks. If you choose to eat from the breakfast nook, the lovely kitchen nearby will have solid wood cabinets, stainless steel appliances, breakfast bar, wonderful granite countertops, and a nice large pantry. The full guest bath also has a door for easy pool access to keep from tracking too much pool water into your beloved home. This fantastic home also has NO DEED RESTRICTIONS so you can park your car, truck, boat, trailer, golf cart or whatever you would like in your circular driveway plus you will have a great fenced in area for your dog to run free without concern. There is also a much desired Storage Shed for you to store things including your tools, water toys, holiday decorations, etc. Bottom line, this home has it all and the photos cannot come close to seeing how BEAUTIFUL and SPACIOUS this home is up close and personal! The Gulf Cove community also has its very own private boat ramp and park with pavilion and BBQs on the Myakka River where you can often see Manatee or Dolphins at play. Close to Port Charlotte, Tampa Bay Rays' Spring Training Camp, Atlanta Braves Spring Training Camp, Englewood Beach, Boca Grande/Gasparilla Island Beach and so much more to truly enjoy. It's time to stop dreaming and Start Actually Living your Sunshine Dreams!

MLS #:
Lot Size
10,000 SQFT
Single-Family Home
Year Built
Ranch, Florida, Custom
Water, Pool
Charlotte County
Bathroom Details
  • Full Bathrooms:2
Interior Features
  • Appliances: Whole House R.o. System
  • Appliances: Water Softener
  • Appliances: Washer
  • Appliances: Refrigerator
  • Appliances: Range
  • Appliances: Microwave
  • Appliances: Kitchen Reverse Osmosis System
  • Appliances: Electric Water Heater
  • Appliances: Dryer
  • Appliances: Disposal
  • Appliances: Dishwasher
  • Inside Utility
  • Family Room
  • Den/Library/Office
  • Bonus Room
  • Window Treatments
  • Walk-In Closet(s)
  • Vaulted Ceiling(s)
  • Stone Counters
  • Split Bedroom
  • Solid Wood Cabinets
  • Solid Surface Counters
  • Open Floorplan
  • Master Bedroom Main Floor
  • Kitchen/Family Room Combo
  • High Ceiling(s)
  • Crown Molding
  • Ceiling Fans(s)
  • Cathedral Ceiling(s)
  • Port Charlotte Sec 054
Lot Information
  • Street Paved
  • Floodzone
  • Flood Insurance Required
Property Features
  • Foundation:Slab
Heating and Cooling
  • Electric
  • Central
  • Central Air
Pool Information
  • Screen Enclosure
  • In Ground
  • Gunite
Homeowners Association Information
  • Dues: $60
  • Tile
Exterior Features
  • Stucco
  • Block
  • Roof:Shingle
Utility Information
  • Utilities:Public
  • Sewer:Public Sewer
  • Fuel:Electric, Central
School Information
  • Elementary School:Myakka River Elementary
  • Middle School:L.a. Ainger Middle
  • High School:Lemon Bay High
  • 19X21
  • Garage Door Opener
  • Circular Driveway
  • 1
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