Great commuinity located in the heart of Port Charlotte. Essex House is part of the Charlotte Square Association with 9 buildings in this 55+ complex. This wonderful condo is an end unit on the 2nd floor. Carpet throughout with laminate flooring in the kitchen and bath and ceiling fans. Seller has already paid for new hurricane impact resistant windows that will be installed sometime in May. HVAC was replaced in 2018, water heater and electrical panel was replaced in 2019. Ground level interior storage comes with this unit & it's big enough for bikes & more. Also included, a deeded carport with even more storage space. Conveniently located ground level interior laundry room & loads of community perks round off the reason why you will want to grab this one. Tennis courts, pickle-ball, shuffleboard, 2 pools, sauna / steam rm, billiard room, recreation rm for social activities. Walking distance to shopping, dining, entertainment, parks, medical facilities & hospitals. From boating, to golfing to sunning on the beach, Charlotte County has it all. Hop on a fast cat to Key West, take a eco tour on a private boat, take a trolly tour in Punta Gorda or walk around the corner to Charlotte County Cultural Center for their theatre, library or fitness club. Charlotte County is located just North of Fort Myers, South of Sarasota & West of Orlando. Centrally located to three major international airports plus the area's best kept secret, Punta Gorda Airport. There is something for everyone. Put this one at the top of your list.