Beach front, Old Florida cottage perfectly located with only a short walk or bike ride to all the restaurants, shops and galleries on popular Pine Avenue and the surrounding area. Entering this 3 bedroom / 2.5 bathroom vintage home is like taking a step back in time when life and its pleasures seemed simpler and good times at the beach were long remembered. The backyard has a deck and room for a pool. Plus, there is a 1 bedroom / 1 bathroom guest apartment over the 2 car garage with its own separate entrance and a balcony overlooking the Gulf and beach. Short term rentals are allowed and the cottage and apartment can be rented either together or separately. OR . . . . start fresh and build new. Have the design features and finishes you want while taking advantage of new construction with a floor plan that maximizes the beach and Gulf view possibilities. Either way, this property has an excellent location in the highly desirable and much sought after north end of Anna Maria. Call your Realtor today to schedule a private showing.