Charming Southern architectural design paired with deep water boating access and exceptional bayou frontage characterize this beautiful family home located in the heart of Destin, Florida. Traditional design details and mature native foliage enhance the sense of arrival on this expansive five bedroom, four and one half bath residence. Notable details include 100' of canal / bayou frontage with an electric boat lift and outstanding outdoor living space including a private resort style pool as well as a surrounding patio with covered lanai including a gas grilling area and entertainment space. The first level living space is extraordinary with an open living, kitchen and formal dining concept featuring stainless appliances and ample storage in the kitchen as well as a fireplace in the living room and direct access to the screened lanai. The primary bedroom suite is also located on the first level and includes direct access to the pool and outdoor shower as well as a large en-suite bath with dual vanities, walk-in closet and shower. The first level also includes a half bath along with a guest bedroom with en-suite full bath and a dedicated office space that is currently being used as an exercise room. There is a separate bedroom currently being used as an office space above the oversized garage yielding the perfect area for guest quarters. The second floor offers two large bedroom suites each with access to a jack-and-jill full bathroom and large closets as well as a secondary living room and exponential storage. The home has a whole home gas generator. This premier property offers an incredible waterfront lifestyle with excellent proximity to the private airport in Destin as well as all of the world class shopping, boating, dining and local entertainment.