FROM SAND BARS TO SAND TRAPS Mt Vernon on Sarasota Bay is perfectly situated to enjoy both! Well cared for villa w/garden views offers affordable opportunity to move into this bay front boating & tennis community. Villa boasts: 1,311sf; open & split floor plan; extended lanai; private carport; secure storage; widen walkway & newer concrete driveway. Kitchen features: tile flooring; updated appliances (2013 refrigerator; 2012 washer, dishwasher, sink & faucet); slide-out shelving in pantry; & breakfast bar. Dining & living room combination opens to tiled lanai through wall of sliders. Colorful Florida shrubs, plants & vines create a tranquil retreat. Master enjoys same view & has a walk-in closet w/attic access. Master bath has tile flooring; walk-in shower; & updated vanity & coordinated wall cabinet. Upfront 2nd bedroom has adjacent bath with: tub/shower combo; tile flooring; & updated vanity & coordinated wall cabinet. For your peace of mind: 2004 W/H, 2007 A/C, 2009 roof, 2013 carpet. Walk to dining, shops, bus stop! 87 acres of paradise! Bay front park, lagoons, kayak launch, bayside pavilion, lakeside gazebo, bird sanctuary, tidal pond, tennis, shuffleboard, chip & putt, woodshop, banquet hall, library, pool, spa, sauna, boat docks, billiards, organized social activities & MORE. Just minutes from island's sugar white beaches, delicious dining & unique shops. Bradenton has the BEST location in Florida: 20 minutes to Sarasota, 60 miles to Tampa, 130 miles to Orlando, & 215 miles to Miami.