5801 North Suwanee Avenue, TAMPA, FL


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About 5801 North Suwanee Avenue

This unique property is comprised of 3 structures. Located in the designated Historic District of Old Seminole Heights, this historic charmer is a one of a kind. The main house is 1172 square feet bungalow with 2 bedrooms, 2 baths, plus a den. The adorable cottage is a 1 bedroom, 1 bath with 408 sq ft. Between the two is the 3rd structure which is currently the Managers Retreat. The managers retreat functions as an office with 1 bath, a laundry and 4 additional rooms in 664 sq ft. From the time you step on the front porch you know that you are entering a retreat. Every room of this property has been lovingly renovated to reveal the original charm of the arts and craft period and uniquely furnished with period touches combined with modern-day convenience. The main house boasts a large front porch, original hardwood floors, picture molding, stainless steel appliances, and many of the original features. The cottage is very well done. The cottage and the Managers retreat both have Just in time water heater. In addition, the gardens are a horticulturists and pollinator delight for the depth and variety of Florida native plants. The gardens are certified by both the National and Florida Wildlife Federations as a Wildlife Habitat. The laundry in the bungalow services the bungalow and cottage while the Managers Retreat has its own laundry with washer and gas dryer. Off street parking for 3 cars. This property is not in a flood zone. Its central location attracts visitors from 42 nations. Access to museums, restaurants, and parks. TURN KEY VACATION RENTAL. The property has 11 ½ years of vacation rental income growth year over year and has generated $486563 since its inception in March of 2010. Currently there are advanced bookings that will bring in $11772 in advance bookings. Some purchasers may wish to continue to operate as a Vacation Rental. Price includes the sale of the vacation rental business Erehwon Retreat, 900+ customer mailing list, branded inventory, website and hosting inventory. If you do a simple search for Erewhon Retreat you will see a multitude of positive reviews and many pages referencing the retreat. The website, https://www.erehwonretreat.com/, also contains information and reviews of this unique property. Owner is willing to sell most of the furnishings in Cottage and Bungalow. Erehwon Retreat was awarded the Best of 2022 Tampa Vacation Rental Agency for 4 consecutive years. The main house and the Managers Retreat have new roofs as of 8/1/22 with a 15 year transferrable warranty.

Features of 5801 North Suwanee Avenue

MLS® # T3372773
Price $694,000
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms 4.00
Full Baths 4
Square Footage 2,242
Acres 0.17
Year Built 1923
Type Residential
Sub-Type Single Family Residence
Style Bungalow, Historic
Status Active

Community Information

Address 5801 North Suwanee Avenue
Area Tampa / Sulphur Springs
County Hillsborough
State FL
Zip Code 33604


Parking Guest, On Street
Is Waterfront No
Has Pool No


Interior Features Built-in Features, Ceiling Fans(s), Crown Molding, Eat-in Kitchen, High Ceilings, Living Room/Dining Room Combo, Master Bedroom Main Floor, Solid Wood Cabinets, Window Treatments
Appliances Dishwasher, Disposal, Dryer, Gas Water Heater, Ice Maker, Range, Refrigerator, Washer
Heating Central, Electric, Heat Pump
Cooling Central Air
Fireplace Yes
Fireplaces Decorative, Non Wood Burning


Exterior Features Irrigation System, Lighting, Sidewalk
Lot Description Corner Lot, Historic District, Level, Near Public Transit, Sidewalk, Paved
Roof Shingle
Foundation Crawlspace, Slab

School Information

Elementary Seminole-HB
Middle Memorial-HB
High Hillsborough-HB

Additional Information

Date Listed May 12th, 2022
Days on Market 38
Zoning RS-50
Foreclosure No
Short Sale No
RE / Bank Owned No

Listing Details

AgentDebi Johnson

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