Imagine living on Sanibel's coveted east end-walk to the beach, marina, eateries; benefit from the ease of getting on/off island while being privately tucked away among lush, tropical vegetation. This charming Key West style home boasts 2609' of living space. The main level includes a glassed-in lanai, foyer & open, spacious GRM affording multiple arrangement options. Beadboard ceiling w/crown, built-in bookcase & engineered wood floor create a cottage feel extending into the KIT w/beadboard cabinets. Lots of windows invite natural light in. For convenience, add a 1/2 BA, laundry rm & elevator. A generous MBR en-suite is also on the main level, removed from 3 GBR & 2GBR on the 2nd level. Two of the GBR have a balcony. The largest GBR can function as an office. The enclosed ground level provides protected space for vehicles & storage. Bonus-located in an enclave of 11 houses-Bayside Village-with pool & tennis/Pickleball court for you to use but not have to maintain. Imagine NO more!