960 Gilford Street, OLDSMAR



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3 Beds
3 Baths
2,150 Sqft
1.03 Acres
4 Garages

Country Living in the City! This is truly a RARE FIND in Tampa Bay! This taste of Old Florida living has the PRIVACY of a rural neighborhood but the ACCESSIBILITY of a major metropolitan area. Bring your boats, RV’s, campers and even zoned for horses! Located on more than an acre of land filled with palms, pine and oak trees, this UNRIVALED elevated home has a 3 bedrooms, 2.5 baths, 2150 SF HTD and a COLOSSAL 4 Car Garage under building (1444 SF) to include a 12 x 19 workshop. Enter the home through the STUNNING open balcony entry & 42 foot front porch. A SOARING foyer will lead your guests to sophisticated living areas. The main level boasts a spacious great room with newer wood flooring designed for informal gatherings with a soaring 2 story SUN FILLED vaulted ceiling and crackling wood burning fireplace, inviting 31 x 10 covered, screened porch for relaxation, formal dining room with crown molding & bay window, huge master bedroom with high ceilings, a walk in closet, SUMPTUOUS 5 piece updated bath and access to the balcony overlooking the PRIVATE & SERENE treed 130+ acres of nature preserve & conservation area - additionally, there is the adjoining 250+ Acre Mobley Bayou Preserve. That’s not all! There is a CONTEMPORARY fully updated kitchen featuring new stainless steel appliances, granite countertops, tumbled marble backsplash and ample cabinet and counter space along with a sun filled breakfast area with a large bay window overlooking the wonderous nature filled backyard area. The upper level with newer Karastan carpet has two generous sized bedrooms split by a large open landing perfect for a study or secondary family area. Both bedrooms are generous in size with walk in and wall closets along with additional storage space. The oversized 4-car garage with a separate workshop has room for all of the toys and tools, but you also have an oversized parking pad and turnaround for additional parking! No Deed Restrictions, HOA fees or CDD fees in the community offers ultimate use of the property. Other interesting facts about the home include vaulted ceilings in all upstairs bedrooms & main level living room, newer A/C, roof in 2012, wood flooring 2016, new appliances in 2018, Centracom pest control system & much more! Zoned for Top Rated East Lake High School! Located less than a quarter of a mile from Tampa Bay, this home is in perfect condition and waiting for its next owner! Paradise in the woods by Old Tampa Bay!

Essential Information
MLS® # U8104082
Price $449,900
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms 3.00
Full Baths 2
Half Baths 1
Square Footage 2,150
Acres 1.03
Year Built 1994
Type Residential
Sub-Type Single Family Residence
Status Sold
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Neighborhood Information for 960 Gilford Street

Stable Population, Moderate Residential Turnover, Coastal Area


  • Highs

    • January 71.60℉
    • July 91.30℉
  • Lows

    • January 50.20℉
    • July 73.60℉
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Great Schools School Name Distance  

Oldsmar Christian School

Private - Preschool to 12th Grade - Closest Elementry School
0.8 Miles

Oldsmar Elementary School

Public - Preschool to 5th Grade
1.6 Miles

Forest Lakes Elementary School

Public - Preschool to 5th Grade
1.9 Miles

Espiritu Santo Catholic School

Catholic - Preschool to 8th Grade - Closest Middle School
2.3 Miles

Lowry Elementary School

Public - Preschool to 5th Grade
2.5 Miles

Safety Harbor Middle School

Public - 6th Grade to 8th Grade
2.9 Miles

Davis Elementary School

Public - Kindergarten to 5th Grade
2.9 Miles

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Listing information last updated on May 8th, 2021 at 11:46pm EDT.