Experience a "Different Way of life" with 160 feet on Long Lake in North Central Florida. Beautifully Rural yet close enough to it all. Though much of the property has remained in the family for over 80 years the sellers are now offering up their childhood homestead filled with memories of the "lake life" but now with many upgrades for today's life styles. Long Lake is a Clearwater 175 acre lake and is great for wakeboarding, wake surfing, skiing, fishing, swimming,and even kayaking. This efficient 2 story brick/vinyl home has 7 bedrooms and 4 bathrooms. Here are more features: huge family room, large open kitchen area with dining overlooking the lake. The beautiful lakefront living room includes gas fireplace, bathroom and private office downstairs. The upstairs master suite has a private balcony overlooking the lake and includes an open private office area with high ceiling and natural window lighting. Also included are split system AC/Heat pumps, solar hot water system, 2 septic tanks, double pane windows, low voltage lighting, even includes a 20 kw automatic whole house generator with 250 gallon in ground LP tank. The 40 year metal roof was added in 2010. Other features include large 2 car carport, cement drive, a 600 sq ft. building with metal roof for garage/workshop with even more storage area, and a new well pump & tank added 3 years ago. Besides the stunning never the same sunsets, are huge Live Oak Trees that add the always needed shade for Florida living. Not often is a fine lake front property in a great location with an easy commute to Gainesville, Palatka, and Ocala Florida available like this. See why America is "Turning to Country Again" and wanting the "Lake Life". Showings will be made easy Just Call.