Luxury waterfront Carriage Home! Board your Private Elevator to your coastal resort dream. An expansive water view compliments this rarely available 2nd floor, spacious 3 bedroom + den home, boasting 2,332 sq ft of living area, plus an additional 258 sq ft screened & covered lanai, and a spacious 2 car attached garage. Shows like a model, designer touches throughout, highlights include 42" cabinets in kitchen, granite countertops & backsplash, stainless steel appliances, crown molding, updated light fixtures, high ceilings, 8 ft interior doors, arched doorways, recently resurfaced lanai, roll down sun shades, and diagonally set tile throughout living area. The master closet has lovely built-ins to accommodate an abundance of clothes. Your screened lanai will be just the elixir when you want to gaze at the boats, wildlife, sunrise or simply unwind. Tidewater Preserve is an amenity rich community with an onsite activities director, and something for everyone. Boaters will love the direct Gulf of Mexico access from the neighborhood marina and the canoe/kayak launch, tennis enthusiasts will appreciate the 3 Har-Tru tennis courts. Stay cool at the resort style pool with a waterfront backdrop (2 additional pools). At the main clubhouse you will find the fitness center, yoga and all the social activities you can handle. There is a playground for the little ones, and this pet friendly community includes a dog park and walking trails. Conveniently located a short drive from shopping, restaurants, downtown Bradenton, within 30-40 minutes from the Sarasota-Bradenton and Tampa Airports, and 25 minutes from Anna Maria Island beaches. This also represents a good source of rental income, some furniture available on a separate contract. Schedule a showing today, be an earlybird before the snowbirds arrive.