Unique Key West charm abounds in this classic Florida home located on Snead Island in Palmetto, where the casual laid-back lifestyle is the envy of the Gulf Coast!!! Surrounded by sunny porches and decks, this true "Old Florida" home lives large both inside and out. Welcoming with all the charm and character you would expect from a historic 1900's residence built by one of the islands earliest settlers, the home features original heart pine flooring, tongue and groove ceilings and all the wonderful surprises you expect in a romantic coastal cottage. The stylish galley Kitchen has trendy painted cabinets, butcher block counters and stainless appliances. Adjacent to the Dining Room a handy “butler’s pantry" with open shelving. The Master Suite has a fireplace, wide-plank flooring, and a tucked away reading nook. Three additional large bedrooms, cozy office, indoor utility room and more await. Paths and walkways wind through mature tropical plantings and towering Royal Palms. A four car garage and a "Florida Basement" offers unique storage area under the home. Nestled in a quiet waterside enclave of island inspired homes known as Heritage Bay with 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 parade and a luminaries night. Ready for new owners to add their chapter to this home's story.