Spectacular Key West Style Home on Lea Marie Island, a gated community with tennis courts, & playground centrally located to Punta Gorda & Port Charlotte. Featuring a deeded boat dock & sailboat access to Peace River, Charlotte Harbor & beyond. The 3 sided veranda captures views of the water, estuary & sea breezes; just one of the many unique features of this 3 story custom built home. Built for SWFL living. Main living area is 19 feet above ground level. Foundation is constructed with reinforced concrete pilings that are 21 feet below ground level. 100% PGT impact glass on all windows & doors(no shutters needed) & fire sprinkler system throughout the home. Home is built to South Florida High Velocity Hurricane Codes. An open floor plan with long windows & French doors on the exterior walls allowing natural light to fill the great room, dining & kitchen. The imported Coralina Coral tiled Fireplace adds the finishing touch to the great room! 3 bedrooms & 2 baths are on the main floor. the hardwood stair case leads you to the owner’s retreat featuring a en suite with Claw Foot Tub & walk in shower, cupola, sitting area & balcony as a special hideaway with sweeping views of the estuary, river, harbor & sunsets! The 1st floor has it’s own entrance, bedroom, bathroom & living area. Oversized 2 car garage has plenty of extra room for storage & work room. Dock has 9000 lbs. lift accommodates up to a 29 ft. motor boat or 25 ft. sailboat with a 3 ft. draft. Cool Breezes, sunsets & glisten waters are calling!