Beautifully updated 3 bed + office, 3 bath home on saltwater canal which connects to the Gulf! Enjoy direct access to the Manatee River and beyond from your newer dock with 10K lb lift. Jet ski, kayak, paddle board, and fish right from your backyard! This coastal style home offers a new chef’s Kitchen open to the large Family Room and casual Dining, as well as the sunroom and rear porch. Beautiful white painted wood cabinets, Quartz counters, and stainless steel appliances including full size separate refrigerator and freezer, built-in side by side! In addition, there is a separate Dining Room off the entry hall, a Living Room with vaulted ceilings, a separate Office/4th bedrm and a full bath. Upstairs you will find the spacious master suite with double walk in closets, updated en suite bath, and down the hall 2 ample sized bedrooms and a nicely appointed guest bath. Plantation shutters, wood plank look floors, ceiling fans, barn door, and built ins add to the coastal flavor. 2019 updates include: Roof, entry & garage doors, Kitchen including all appliances, baths, flooring, exterior & interior paint, and wood dock with lift, power & water. 2018 - 16 seer HVAC, 2017 - elec water heater. 2 car garage, attic pull-down stairs, storage, and plenty of driveway space. Spacious rear yard with room for a pool, tropical landscaping, invisible fencing. Highly desired, quiet & friendly River Pointe boating community is a short cruise to Anna Maria beaches with many social venues along the way. It also offers a community boat ramp. Easy access, near I-75 & SR64, close to airports, great schools, restaurants, shopping, beaches, downtown Riverwalk, St Pete, Tampa and Sarasota. No CDD, low HOA & low flood insurance.