Step into this custom-designed home and you will feel as though you are on vacation all of the time. Expansive water views of the Intracoastal Waterway from almost every room. This 3BR/3.5BA home has over 3800 SF, and offers a private heated pool, a boat slip that will accommodate a 70-80ft. vessel, 3 waterfront patios, and so much more. The custom touches in this one-of-a-kind home are too numerous to mention, but include many built-ins, surround sound, decorative ceilings, elevator to all three floors, and a morning kitchen in the master suite. There is a large bonus room off of the master bedroom that could be used as an office, master sitting room, or media room, in addition to separate his and her master bathrooms. Other amenities include custom window treatments, two lovely balconies overlooking the water, covered entertainment area by the pool, and a huge workshop in the garage area. The boat slip is currently outfitted with a 16,000 lb. lift. The small, intimate community is gated and less than one mile from the famous soft powder beaches of Anna Maria Island. Quaint Cortez is one of the last working fishing villages in the state of Florida, and offers unbeatable seafood restaurants, fishing charters, boat and jet ski rentals, and charming shops! This one has it all.