'Charming Florida Home on Creek W. Dock and Boat, Nestled Under Oaks
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- Minimum stay:7 nights
- Property type:House
- Pets considered:Yes
- Wheel chair accessible:No
LARGE 3BEDROOM, SLEEPS 6! Located in a charming small deed restricted community just 10 minutes from down town Punta Gorda. The setting on Shell Creek affords a view overlooking a huge environmentally protected area with spectacular wildlife and sunset scenes. There is a fishing/ boat dock right in your back yard and a community boat ramp just down the street. HOT TUB , A BOAT and BIKES ARE INCLUDED IN YOUR RENTAL It is the perfect hide away for the nature lover who seeks peace and quiet and who wants to relax and forget all the troubles of this world.
The charming, historical town of Punta Gorda is known for its Art Galleries, Gourmet Restaurants and scenic Parks. Spend some time in Fisherman's Village Marina with its cute shops and Seafood Restaurants overlooking the prestine Charlotte Harbor.
Grocery shops, Medical Facilities, Post Office and other important facilities are just short distance away.
The nearest Airport is the Fort Myers Int. airport .
Surrounding Attractions: Fishermen's Village Marina: Boat docks for large boats, cute shops, gourmet restaurants, live music, dance and fun.
Historical Town of Punta Gorda: Enjoy the great food served on the 'restaurant strip' on Marion Ave.
Play a game of Tennis in the Gilchrist Park, take a leisurely walking tour along the Charlotte Harbor waters edge.
View the amazing details of our historical homes and the rich splendour of our local art galleries.
There is also the Art Guild with shows of our local artists and classes to learn different painting techniques or photographic skills.
Off course your grocery shops/ banks and medical facilities are not far from the house.
It is just a short drive to reach the Interstate 75 and visit the nearby towns of Venice, Englewood, Sarasota and Fort Myers.
I promise you, you will not run out of things to do. Please, ask me for extra fliers, maps etc.
About the house : LARGE 3 BEDROOM HOME/ SLEEPS 6 PEOPLE. Charming older Country House in a 'deed restricted ' subdivision. Peaceful and quiet, small subdivision with its own boat ramp. Well kept homes, nice neighbors. This home is spacious with extra rooms besides the 2 bedrooms : it features a small den for your hobbies plus office space. The huge master bedroom features a 'Franklin Stove' and built in display and book shelfs. The Living / Dining room is light and cheerful. The many glass sliders offer a great views onto the garden and creek areas.The charming front patio with stone table and benches is facing the rising morning sun and makes a perfect spot to have your first cup of cafe...The huge 40' lanai at the rear features a Jacuzzi and offers plenty of space for relaxation and entertaining... the sunsets from here are extra special.... get away from it all and relax in this rare to find Florida environment....
About the Shell Creek: The Shell Creek is one of Charlotte County's best kept Secrets and at the same time a most desirable fishing ground for the few people who know about it. It's a fresh water creek which leads into the Peache River and from here into the Charlotte Harbor.... ( from here you can reach the Intra coastal and the Gulf of Mexico. ) Fishing is plentiful here ! It's also a Nature- and Bird watchers paradise. As far as your eyes can see across the Creek it's all environmentally protected land... Gorgeous sunsets to be watched from your huge lanai... the perfect place to fish, play and relax....
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Member since: 2006
- 1900 sq. ft.
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Long-Term Renters Welcome
- Minimum Age Limit For Renters:
- Children Welcome
- Non Smoking Only:
The owner is pet friendly, off course your pet needs to be neighborhood friendly and house trained, not a puppy who can bite off furniture and upholstery...Always clean up after your pets used " toilett "...moreless
- Wheelchair Inaccessible:
Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4, Beds for 4
Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms
- The large 'Hot Tub' or AKA 'Jacuzzi' is located in the huge, 40' long screened porch/lanai. Rustic country style brick floor. Perfect for your entertaining pleasures as well as for relaxation to get away from it all. From here you can watch the wild life or enjoy the amazing sunsets the West coast is known for. In front of the house is a little patio with stone table and benches, perfect for your first cup of cafe' because it faces east and allows you to enjoy the first warm Florida sunrays of the day! Let me know, if you bring children, I will provide for little kiddie chairs and sleeping cots ad toys suitable for the age. The entire home is tiled with the exception of one bedroom. There is a single car garage . In the yard you will find a swing facing the romantic Shell Creek and also a table with chairs , . You can enjoy your gourmet grill dinner in the shade of the large oaks....moreless
- Away From It All
- Sports & Activities
- Tourist Attractions
- Botanical Garden
- Live Theater
- Recreation Center
- Water Parks
Local Services & Businesses
- Fitness Center
- Massage Therapist
- Medical Services
- Bird Watching
- Eco Tourism
- Horseback Riding
- Paddle Boating
- Scenic Drives
- Sight Seeing
This is a small private community which is well maintained . We have our own boat ramp for residence or guests only. This is a No through traffic little subdivision quiet, private and peaceful...moreless
- Water View:
This home is located on the Shell Creek, a side arm of the Peace River. We feature a boat / fishing dock. A Paddle Boat is tied up here for your enjoyment. The scenery is awesome,,,lots of wildlife ...moreless
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Fly Fishing
- Freshwater Fishing
- Pier Fishing
- Dining Area
- Seating for 6 people
- Air Conditioning:
- Clothes Dryer:
- Linens Provided:
- Living Room:
- Towels Provided:
- Washing Machine:
- Wood Stove:
- Coffee Maker:
- Dishes & Utensils:
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We supply a " paddle Boat " .it seats 4. You paddle it like a bicycle. it's safe and quiet, perfect for your own private Eco tours around the Shell Creek area, bird watching . We do have alligators...moreless
- Deck / Patio:
- Lanai / Gazebo:
- Lawn / Garden:
We do have an outside grill used with charco. DO NOT USE THE GRILL ON THE INSIDE SCREEN LANAI OR ON THE OUTSIDE PATIO.... Only use in grassy area away from house... use your common sense for safety....moreless
Several Tennis places within minutes by car . Punta Gorda Gilcrest Park on Charlotte Harbor and also in Port Charlotte I Charlotte County Beach complex are two of the best, but there are others......moreless
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Florida Winter Season
Dec 1 - Apr 30, 2017
7 night min stay
May 1 - Nov 30, 2017
7 night min stay
My Standard Rate
7 night min stay
Fri, Sat, Sun
Additional information about rental rates
- Pet Fee $100
- cleaning fee $100
- Tax Rate 12%
Rates are subject to change.
Rent by the week, by the month or long term over 6 months. ( no tax required for long term )
NONE SMOKING PLEASE IN HOUSE AND IN SCREENED AREA !
Owner's cancellation policy:
Cancelled bookings will not receive a refund.
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This charming country house is located just 10 Minutes east of the historical down town of Punta Gorda. Off Hwy 17 it is in close proximity to shopping, restaurants and medical services, but secluded, peaceful and quiet. From here you can reach the Interstate 75 within Minutes in order to reach the nearest larger towns such as Fort Myers and Sarasota, both about 1/2 hour drive. Go further East on Hwy 17 and you find the charming old town of Arcadia, a paradise for Antique Hunters and Rodeo Lovers. You can fish from your own dock in your backyard, take an eco tour or canoe trip or even bring your own boat, there is a boat ramp within this subdivision. Rental boats are also available near by and you can go on a day boat trip to nearby islands or on a Deep Sea Fishing tour with a tour company out of Fisherman's village. There is dance and live music at times in different places. In short: You and your family can find all sorts of things to do in order to have fun on your vacation.
Other Activities: BOATING, FISHING, GRILLING, BIRD & WILDLIFE WATCHING, RELAXING
Golf: 15 Golf Clubs in Chalotte County area, within 15 minutes to 45 minutes drive.
Year Purchased: 1984
About the owner: I am a German Girl, immigrated in 1978 . Now I am a proud US citizen ! I love the out doors, gardening, traveling, boating and animals. I am a REALTOR since 1984 in Charlotte County. I live in Port Charlotte in the same house since 1984 and love this area.
Why the Owner Chose Punta Gorda, FL, USA:
This property is for the out door lovers, bird watchers, Fishermen and women and for the boaters. This charming old style Florida home offers a quiet and peaceful atmosphere to relax and re-charge ! Located on Shell Creek, overlooking hundreds of acres of environmental land from the back yard. This home is only a few minutes away from the little historical town of Punta Gorda where you can visit local Gourmet Restaurants, Art Shops, Boutiques and scenic Parks and Marinas . Many events are planned throughout the year. The home also allows for a quick access to Interstate 75 that connects to larger towns and cities on the West Coast like Ft. Myers, Naples, Sarasota, St,. Petersburg etc.
The Unique Benefits at this House:
The unique setting of this home on Shell Creek offers peaceful and relaxing atmosphere. It is located in a small Deed Restricted Community called THREE RIVERS. Friendly neighbors will welcome you, it is a child friendly and pet friendly neighborhood where everybody will know your name.
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House front view
Sun Deck in rear of house
Without words...just enjoy.....
Enjoy your meals on large Lanai ...
Master Bedroom Suite
Cozy Franklin Stove....
Front Patio with stone table and benches
House rear view
Paddle Wheel Boat
Relax in Lanai with Spa....
Sitting Area in Evening Room
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