Set among mature oaks & lush landscaping on an oversized 1/3 acre and the opportunity to have a immaculate waterfront home in the highly desirable Snead Island community. Nestled in a quiet cul-de-sac of Heritage Bay, this 3 bedroom, 2 bathroom canal front home enjoys a secluded saltwater lagoon just of Terra Ceia Bay. Beautifully designed, this well maintained coastal charmer with long driveway, front covered porch and open floor plan is highlighted by vaulted ceilings and expansive windows capturing gorgeous water and nature views from almost every angle. The bright and cheery kitchen is open to the living area making it the true epicenter of the home, great for comfortable living and entertaining. The kitchen, well appointed, is accented by hand selected granite countertops, custom made shaker cabinetry, stainless steel appliances, and breakfast bar for informal dining. Imagine starting your day sipping your morning coffee on the screened porch just off the living room while enjoying views of the canal, several verities of mangrove trees and the occasional visiting manatee. Retire in the evening to the spacious master suite with water views, luxurious updated master bath with oversized roman tub, walk-in shower and dual sinks. The additional bedrooms are spacious and accommodate can your guests or the need for a home office. Inshore or offshore fishing awaits, hop in your boat just steps away at your protected dock (with electric and water) or catch the sunset over the bay and gulf. The backyard has room for a private pool or additional entertaining areas if desired. Interior laundry room with utility sink and storage areas is a pleasant surprise. Oversized 2 car garage with high ceilings, and ample guest parking in the driveway. Unique Key West charm abounds the community of Snead Island in Palmetto, where the casual laid-back lifestyle is the envy of the Gulf Coast. Heritage Bay, a special enclave of island inspired homes offers it's lucky residents a private pool and tennis court. Bounded by the Manatee River, Tampa Bay and Terra Ceia Bay, Snead Island is a nature lover's paradise and features events like an annual 5K trail run, community Fish Fry, Christmas golf cart parade and a luminaries night. Convenient to community amenities, and situated near the Bradenton Yacht Club, Emerson Preserve Park, plus an easy commute to St. Pete and Tampa and Sarasota. **Featuring a NEW Roof, impact windows, sliders and doors, rebuilt porches with TREX decking and a fresh exterior paint job and more in 2022!** Truly move-in ready property..Don't miss the boat!