Unique opportunity to own a Historical Landmark. "Old Florida" at its best! Picturesque waterfront setting in one of St Petersburgs most coveted neighborhoods. One-of-a-kind breathtaking 1925 Italian Renaissance Revival home. Attention to detail is everywhere. Gorgeous inviting front-porch overlooking the 80ft waterfront, this is the perfect place for morning java or your favorite evening beverage. Total of 4218 sqft living area complete with 3 bedrooms 2.5 baths in the mainhouse and a private 1 bed/1 bath mother-in-law /guest suite with separate entrance located over the 2 car oversized garage. Beautifully restored hardwood floors, exceptional woodworking, lush tropical landscaping & an unmistakable Old Florida history give this residence a very uncommon & deeply satisfying ambiance. Huge open living room with original fireplace/mantle and 3 sets of french doors opening to the front-porch overlooking the water. Adjacent "garden room" with original wrought iron "gates/door and Cubano ceramic fired tile has an abundance of natural light pouring through the large windows. Bright and inviting new gourmet chefs kitchen (2019) boasting with gleaming granite counters, lavish tilework , luxury cabinets and top of the line stainless steel appliances (gas-stove) and gorgeous huge island with seating for casual dining. Adjacent "mudroom" with pantry and extra storage. The casual kitchen-dining area transitions to an impressive formal dining room. Separate family room/den/pool table room would make a fine home-office space or media room. Adventure upstairs and discover 3 spacious bedrooms – all with access to a wide waterfront balcony area. Master suite features a private balcony and elegant new bath with luxurious finishes. Venture out into the lush and private backyard with new travertine and Tikibar. You'll love the subtropical feel, the fabulous saltwater pool & elevated spa w/waterfall feature. Above the 2-car garage is a 500 sqft (MOL) apartment w/bath, closet & plumbed for kitchenette. Carport for 2 cars (alley access) Large front yard along waterfront is great for family gatherings and people watching. Boat dock includes lift. Very centrally located, just minutes to the beach, short drive to downtown St. Pete.