This Southern Colonial home is situated gracefully on 1 acre along the banks of the Manatee River. The home truly reflects the grandeur of an earlier era, with sections of home built in 1890, the circular brick driveway, towering century-old oaks, oversized rooms with original high tin ceilings, 10-inch baseboards, original chandelier in foyer, arched doorways, crown molding, hardwood floors, French doors, and two double-sided marble fireplaces, one being between family room and dining room. Over 100 feet of river frontage, deep sailboat water, with easy access to Tampa Bay, Intracoastal Waterway and Gulf of Mexico, makes this a real boater's paradise. Dock has water, power and a 10,000-pound lift under cover. The master bedroom has a beautiful patio overlooking the expansive private grounds and a den or office behind the fireplace. Bathroom includes double sinks, three closets, including one cedar-lined, jetted tub with separate shower and curved glass block to give an updated feel. All bedrooms have en suite facilities. Large center island in kitchen makes the perfect setting for family and friends to gather around, cooking and entertaining. Screened lanai contains a SwimEx pool and spa, which is designed for exercise and therapy. Other rooms include, den or office with built-ins, large bonus room over two-car garage, eat-in area off kitchen, Florida room with beautiful views, indoor laundry, half bath and a formal living room. This two-story home truly exudes the pace of times past.