BRADENTON, FL – For those looking for a taste of the country life, but in Florida, a lavish Bradenton-area residence with a contemporary log cabin design has recently hit the real estate marketplace for a cool $1.2 million.
The home – located at 5540 Jim Davis Road on a 9-acre parcel of land – has three bedrooms, two bathrooms, and features beautiful cedar wood for the interior walls and approximately 2,500 square-feet of floor space. It also boasts a plethora of unique aspects sure to draw in anyone looking for a unique residence to call their own that offers the next best thing to living an authentic rural lifestyle.
A grand picture window in the family room offers breathtaking views of the home’s natural surroundings, and the kitchen comes replete with numerous high-end amenities, including quartz countertops, a farm style sink, and a large, centralized island that includes a breakfast bar.
Off to the side of the kitchen is a main dining room that has French doors leading out to a porch that wraps around the entire residence, a feature that really drives home the feeling of country-style living that the home’s original builder was obviously trying to convey.
The primary bedroom – which includes an ensuite bathroom, walk in closet, and a private balcony offering picturesque views of the surrounding area – is accessed from the ground floor via a custom circular staircase. The remaining two bedrooms and a full bath are situated on the first floor, in addition to a fully equipped laundry room.
In the event of guests, the back deck also has an additional structure offering an outdoor restroom complete with full shower. A large two car garage features 9-foot doors to accommodate larger vehicles, and also offers additional space for storage.
Animal lovers will also be drawn to this fascinating property, as it comes with two horse stalls, a chicken coop, and a fenced-in area that would be a perfect home for goats and pigs. On top of it all, numerous oak trees surrounding the property provide both ample privacy and shade, making this Bradenton-area residence a one-of-a-kind find for those seeking a country-style home to call their own.
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Christopher Boyle is an investigative journalist for SEARCHEN NETWORKS® and reports for independent news and media organizations in the United States. Christopher helps keep a keen-eye on what’s happening on the West Coast of Florida on behalf of FLORIDA GULF RESIDENTIAL – Your Real Estate Expert for Sarasota and Surrounding Areas.