Rental Projections $165,000 - $185,000. NEW CONSTRUCTION south of Scenic Highway 30A. Footsteps from the boat launch at Eastern Lake and a short golf cart ride to dedicated parking along the shady shores of the Gulf of Mexico. This two-story raised Florida cottage offers elevated details in a desirable location that features the beach at the end of the street and numerous shopping and dining opportunities a bike or golf cart ride away. Situated in Cottages at Eastern Lake, this four-bed, four-and-a-half-bath home boasts a livable floor plan with multiple owners' suites, making primary living a breeze thanks to bespoke finishes and fixtures, positioned for easy entry and exit out of the neighborhood. Offering unsurpassed curb appeal with a mixed texture exterior that combines alabaster white double lap siding with board and board and batten under a standing seam metal roof, the interior details were as well-conceived as the exterior with 10-ft. ceilings on the main level, Venetian plaster details, wooden beams, pecky cypress accents, shiplap walls, LED can lighting, custom tile selections, Delta Professional plumbing fixtures in brushed gold and brushed nickel and generous windows for loads of natural light. The living room hosts a fireplace with pecky cypress mantelpiece adjacent to a kitchen finished in coastal hues with Calcutta blue-veined quartz countertops and a crisp navy blue island near a dedicated dining space. Upstairs, discover an oversized laundry room with custom tile and an owner's suite with a spa-like en suite bath that includes a freestanding bathtub, Calcutta gold marble tile and walk-in closets with full built-in shelving. Flex space on the second floor is ideal as a game room, second living area or den for older children. You'll want to spend most of your time outdoors, though, with an eastern-facing patio on the main level and a western-facing oversized semi-screened balcony on the second level with wet bar, wine refrigerator, ice maker and al fresco dining area, accessible both through an upstairs bedroom as well as the hallway. Additional conveniences include a tankless Rinnai water heater, impact-rated windows, low-maintenance Trex decking and dimmable electrical fixtures. Cÿottages at Eastern Lake is a coveted community with charming pavered streets and a large neighborhood pool, ideal for a vacation retreat or investment opportunity.