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3314 Northside Drive, #108, Key West, FL 33040—$375,000.—CONTINGENT

For those sun, sea, and sand filled souls beginning the search for their Key West dream home, the reality of purchasing a corner of paradise can serve up a strong shot of sticker shock. After setting out to find a charming Old Town cottage with a sparkling pool, nestled on a hidden lane, just blocks from historic Duval Street, many hopeful buyers find they must adjust their expectations. What you get for $375,000.00 in Schenectady is not what you get here. Living the tropical island dream does no come cheap.

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As Key West REALTORS®, we are always glad to be marketing a home for sale that is priced within the reach of more families. Our new listing at 3314 Northside Drive, #108, offers real bang for the Key West buck. Priced to sell, the three bedroom, two bath, New Town townhome is a great value at $250.00 a square foot. Featuring 1,500 square feet of living space on three levels, covered parking, fenced side yard, and a screened porch overlooking the community’s playground and pool, this end unit Solana Village townhouse is not-to-be-missed.

Kitchen

The main floor’s eat-in kitchen is light and bright.

Living

Porch

The spacious living room flows to a generous screened porch overlooking the grounds.

Pool 1

Keep cool, swim laps, and catch some rays at the grand community pool.

DS Bath

A full bath, with a shower and washer & dryer, can be found on the main floor.

Master

Master Bath

Guest Room

Along with a second bedroom, the master bedroom—with double closets and attached bath—is upstairs.

Hall

Loft

A sturdy ships ladder leads to the townhouse’s top floor, where a light-filled loft serves as a third bedroom, home office, or den.

Yard 2

The fenced side yard offers lots of possibilities.

We would love to give you a private tour of this inviting family home. We bet you see the value as much as we do.

—Dean and Keith Townsend, The Townsend Team

Back

1127 Packer Street, Key West, FL 33040—$650,000.

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Strolling by the intersection of Old Town’s Packer and Catherine Streets, you will likely pause to capture an image of the picture-perfect cottage shining on the corner. A Key West souvenir to enjoy for a lifetime, this adorable island home is a dream come true.

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Constructed in 1928, the beautifully renovated and maintained historic shotgun cottage features two bedrooms and one bath in 840 square feet of indoor living space.

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Teeming with casually sophisticated coastal style, the home’s inviting sun-dappled interior features gorgeous hardwood floors and high ceilings.

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The tranquil master bedroom offers a welcome respite from days and nights of tropical adventures.

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Perfect for catching ocean breezes, the shotgun cottage’s architectural design allows air to flow freely through the home.

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Guests will feel more than welcome as they settle into their inviting room for a visit.

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Flowing to the garden, the sunny kitchen’s beachy décor captures the joyful essence of the island’s laid-back lifestyle.

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The 1,687 square foot lot has recently been spruced up with mature tropical plantings, brick pavers, and a convenient irrigation system.

Ideally situated six blocks from Upper Duval Street’s celebrated galleries, dining, and entertainment—and six blocks from Higgs Beach’s shimmering Atlantic waters—you will enjoy easy walking and biking access to the very best of Key West. Stay close to home and savor the cuisine at renowned neighbor eateries; The Flaming Buoy Filet Co., El Siboney Restaurant, and Seven Fish.

Whiling away the hours on the picturesque front porch, visiting with friends and neighbors in the island-style living room, or sharing a bottle of wine with loved ones in the garden, you will undoubtedly come to cherish all your moments spent in this charming Key West vacation home.

—Dean & Keith Townsend, The Townsend Team

Click here to enjoy a virtual tour of this captivating island cottage.

Photo taken by the Property Appraiser's office c1965; 1127 Packer St.; built 1928; Tract 13, Sqr 5, Pt Lot 14

Photo taken by the Property Appraiser’s office c1965; 1127 Packer St.; built 1928; Tract 13, Sqr 5, Pt Lot 14

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