This charming beachside cottage in a quiet neighborhood is nestled between ocean & river access, yet is still conveniently located only miles to Publix supermarket, gas stations, & restaurants. A short drive to Cape Canaveral, Kennedy Space Center, & Disney attractions. Located within a wild bird sanctuary, the home backs up to a preserve & fenced backyard. Walking distance to a private beach as well as its own boat park, complete with pier, storage for kayaks/canoes, playground, fish-cleaning stations & grill. Upgrades to the home include remodeled bathrooms & kitchen complete with granite countertops & stainless steel appliances, vinyl wood-look floors throughout, new A/C, new roof (all in 2019), smart quiet storm-impact garage door (2020) & new water heater (2022). New drain field for septic (2021). It comes with storm shutters for all windows and doors. Catch a sunrise at your private beach as you witness sea turtles nesting and baby sea turtles hatching in the Archie Carr Preserve. Enjoy nature all around you as you boat in the Indian River Lagoon where you'll see dolphins and manatees. Enjoy your morning coffee on your screened back porch while watching an abundance of different bird species. Hike the trails of the Maritime Hammock, or just stroll through a neighborhood with mature trees and old-style Florida nature. This home is truly a nature lover's dream. Make an appointment to see it today and own your own slice of paradise!