Key West Neighborhood Guide: 1116 Whitehead Street
Location, Location, Location!
This cozy and charming Key West Conch house is steps away from the Southernmost Point, Hemingway House and Duval Street. Live like a local, bike and walk to fine dining, the beach, and shopping. Enjoy the simple life from this dollhouse. Featuring two bedrooms and two baths, beautiful Bamboo flooring, concrete countertops, stainless appliances, custom kitchen cabinetry, and central HVAC. Great open concept living/entertaining space with vaulted ceiling and access to the rear deck. Perfect Rental Investment or Vacation Home! Check out the property’s neighborhood guide below.
Located at the corner of South Street and Whitehead Street, the Southernmost Point Buoy is a short stroll from this Conch Cottage! The buoy replaced a small sign in 1983 marking the southernmost point in the continental United States and has since became one of the most photographed attractions in the US. Fun Fact: Cuba is roughly 90 miles south of this point in Key West!
Divine Local Dining
Imagine being able to walk out your front door and be within minutes of Key West’s favorite eateries. Blue Heaven is one of Key West’s best kept secrets and is a well liked restaurant by tourists and locals alike. It is known for being a very unique and wonderful place to eat where you can dine with the roosters! Other local favorite dining options in this neighborhood include: Santiago’s Bodega, Blue MaCaw, La Te Da Restaurant and The Southernmost Beach Cafe.
Upper Duval Street
This home is located blocks from Upper Duval Street. This area is known to be the quieter and more residential end of Duval Street. This side of the island boasts many local art galleries, island restaurants, bars and attractions. Art enthusiest can spend a Friday evening at local galleries and shops on the Friday Night Art Strolls. Animal lovers can hop on over The Key West Butterfly Nature Conservatory and see 50 to 60 different butterfly species from around the world and a local favorite, the beautiful pink flamingos that roam the grounds.
One of Key West’s nicest beaches is located at Fort Zachary Taylor Historic State Park. The park offers many activities for the whole family including swimming, hiking, biking, fishing and snorkeling. Tour the historic fort to learn about Key West’s exciting history. Fort Zachary Taylor has plenty of grills for barbecuing so don’t forget to pack your picnic basket!
The best part about this Key West cottage is that you can relax and experience true island life. No car needed-you can walk or bike to everything the island has to offer! For a Private Showing of 1116 Whitehead Street contact Leigh Ann Roach.