More than a townhome, this boutique building (only two units) is a delightful short stroll from popular Beach Drive. It is a combination of classic style, exacting craftsmanship, and comfortable living. Built meticulously and lovingly cared for by the owner/contractor himself, no expense was spared in the construction of this 3 bedroom 2.5 bath home. ONE OF A KIND, MUST SEE TO APPRECIATE (Click Virtual Tour at top of page next to "Map". Historic Old Northeast has augusta brick streets, granite curbs, hex block and concrete sidewalks all within 1 block walking distance to Beach Drive, The Vinoy, restaurants, shops, museums and the green parks that parallel the Tampa Bay waterfront. This stately townhome has a wonderful open feel with 10 ft ceilings downstairs and 9 ft upstairs. Custom features and oversized hurricane resistant windows and doors, gorgeous plantation shutters that unfold a light and airy open floor plan. The unforgettable interior is replete with details, superlative for grand formal entertaining, perfect for intimate gatherings and ideal for private family living. Spacious living room with Surround Sound, Projection Media, Gas Fireplace flows into the Chef’s Dream kitchen with adjoining serving counter, built-in glass front maple cabinets, central large Island equipped with vegetable prep sink, Fischer Paykel double Drawer dishwasher, Wine Cooler, Thermador Professional Gas 6-burner range with 2x ovens and griddle, commercial hood, over sized side-by-side refrigerator and freezer. Built-in butler's pantry, granite tops, appliance garage, additional pantry storage, recessed lighting. Every Super Bowl party held here in the past 15 years! Adjacent to kitchen is dining area and powder room. Upstairs, via stairs or elevator, you’ll find spacious 2nd level with master suite on one end and two bedrooms, full bath, tiled laundry room: washer & dryer, utility sink, storage cabinets, and beautiful porch on the other. The spacious 650+ sq ft master boasts walk in closet, custom built-in his and her separate closets, 5’ x 5’ walk-in shower, 2 bowl vanity, Jetta spa tub and separate water "closet" bidet. One of the two additional bedrooms (10’ x 20’) currently doubles as an office with a built in queen size Murphy bed. This room exits to a large screened in porch, perfect for relaxing outside. (This could be converted to a fourth bedroom.) Additional features include: A/C units (2) 2017, Roof 2004 - 30 year architectural shingles, central vacuum system, new water softener system, hurricane resistant windows and doors, a gas tankless water heater, 2 zone sprinkler system, and an oversized 600 sq ft 4+ car garage with large driveway to alley access, perfect for a mechanic or car collector. FLOOD INSURANCE NOT REQUIRED. American Home Shield 1 Year Complete Warranty included for buyer. Owner/Builder has all building plans and details, including a “Party Wall” agreement with adjacent dwelling, extra insulation for sound barrier. This home is a must see for those wanting a maintenance free home just steps away from the city life of downtown St. Pete in Historic Old Northeast. There are not enough words to describe this luxury home, ask for your private tour now!