Single Family Home 3 Beds 3 Baths 2,104 Square Feet Taxes: $2,594.00 Built in 1971 2 Garage Spaces Type: Single Family Residence Listed on 03/09/2018 MLS # A4212534

Description of 12308 W 42ND AVENUE DRIVE, CORTEZ, FL 34215

CANAL front, BOATER'S delight, one of a kind property w/not one, but 2 houses-the Main house (2bd/2ba) & the Guest Cottage/Mother-In-Law suite (1bd/1ba). Located in historic Cortez, this well-maintained property sits on a DOUBLE lot w/150' of frontage on a VERY picturesque canal. An RV garage, boat dock, & covered boathouse also included. Lovingly maintained by the original owner, this property has a very special charm. The main home has an open floor plan w/2 bedrooms & 2 baths. The open kitchen has newer appliances. The master bedroom w/en suite bath has a walk-in closet & sliding doors that lead to your own private hot tub. The house comes equipped w/central vac system. New roof on RV barn in 2016 & whole house in 2002. The large RV garage could also be a workshop, man cave, or more living space. The 1 bed/1 bath detached guest cottage is ideal for rental income, a mother-in-law suite or for guests. The yard has an underground sprinkler system fed by an artesian well & contains delicious mango, coconut, orange, avocado, & sea grape trees. The backyard is your peaceful oasis. Look across the beautiful mangrove-lined canal & see no houses, ever. Fish off your dock & enjoy seeing manatees & birds. Room for a pool. Fish-cleaning table w/water & electric. No HOA fees & no deed restrictions. The beach is less than a mile away. You just don't find property like this today. Update, remodel, or tear down & build 1 or 2 new houses-so many options available. Tranquil FL living is calling you. Don't miss this one!

Directions to 12308 W 42ND AVENUE DRIVE, CORTEZ, FL 34215

From Cortez Rd., turn north at the "Sea Hagg" gift shop which is 123rd St W. Bear left onto 42nd Av Dr W, house on right at 12308.

Features of 12308 W 42ND AVENUE DRIVE, CORTEZ, FL 34215


  • Guest house
  • Kitchen is 12x10
  • Kitchen Level: First
  • Living Room is 17x16
  • Living Room Level: First
  • Master bedroom is 19x13
  • Master Bedroom Level: First
  • Number of rooms: 3


  • Cooktop
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • Microwave oven
  • Range
  • Refrigerator
  • Washer


  • Ceiling fan(s)
  • Central air
  • Central heat
  • Electric water heater


  • Attached garage
  • Garage spaces: 2
  • One car carport


  • Block exterior
  • Brick exterior
  • Deck
  • Frame exterior
  • Wood frame exterior


  • Cul-de-sac location
  • Lot acreage is: 0.34
  • Lot has canal view
  • Lot has water view
  • Lot zoned: RDD6/CH
  • Subdivision: CIPRIANIS 2ND SUB
  • Waterfront lot


  • Carpet
  • Ceramic tile flooring
  • Garbage disposal
  • Laminate flooring
  • Living and dining room combo
  • Spa
  • Tile flooring
  • Walk-in closet(s)


  • Shingle roof


  • Slab Foundation


  • Total square feet: 2104.00


  • Pets allowed
  • Tax year: 2017

Mortgage Payments for 12308 W 42ND AVENUE DRIVE, CORTEZ, FL 34215

The approximate monthly Principal & Interest payment for this property would be $3,385. This payment is based on a 30-year loan at a fixed rate of 4.45 % with a down payment of $69,900. Actual lender interest rates and loan programs may vary.

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