A unique opportunity in the “Highly Desirable & Sought After” area of Mount Dora’s Historic District! Centrally located near the bike/pedestrian trail and just a short walk from popular local shops, boutiques, waterfront dining, and the exciting new Village Market, you will find Casa by the Lake – a 1922 vintage Spanish Cottage.
This nearly 100 year old jewel has been well cared for, maintained and completely renovated. The plumbing has been fully updated, and even the homes ENTIRE ELECTRICAL SYSTEM has been replaced down to the last wire. The roof was recoated about a year and a half ago – and would be the perfect start to a rooftop bar for overlooking this low maintenance tropical backyard.
Upon entering ‘Casa by the Lake’, you’ll be greeted by a warm and inviting, temperature – controlled Florida room which offers sunrises and sunsets from its multiple windows. The homes 9 foot ceilings, private elevation, ceramic tile and natural light makes this room perfect for an indoor garden, office, meditation room, or art studio.. You decide! An open Living/Dining room combo features original vintage doors and windows, an efficient ceiling fan, and your choice of a wood burning or electrical fireplace. The newly installed Kitchen features ceramic tile, 42 inch real cherry wood cabinets, crown molding, a unique wood ceiling, granite countertops, ceiling fan, newer stainless steel appliances, a convenient washer/ dryer, custom bookshelves, and its very own entrance. The side entry off the oversized 6 spaced driveway provides you or your guests an efficient way to bring in your groceries or luggage, and offers a perfect place for packages. The Master bedroom offers stunning original wood floors, double pane windows, a modern ceiling fan and a huge bathroom with its own walk-in closet. Bathroom number two also features ceramic tile, stand up shower, and a beautiful view! The second bedroom shares the same stunning wood floors, a ceiling fan and wide French doors leading to nothing but peace and tranquility! The freshly painted covered patio deck provides protection from the elements as it overlooks your tropical paradise.
This property’s oversized downtown lot offers unusual privacy while the ancient bamboo forest provides plenty of shade to keep the backyard cool through the hottest days. So lay back on your hammock – gather around the fire pit – and enjoy the serenity of this timeless property. With its perfect proximity and historical charm Casa by the Lake is the perfect setting for a high end/ low maintenance vacation rental that compliments this 125 year old village to the tee. This not only can be a great investment for vacation rentals, but a wonderful place to call home! So whether you’re interested in this property as an investment or a primary residence come see this beautiful property before it goes. Investors – ask for details on its popularity with the winter market – Don’t miss out on this rare opportunity!!!