Private and peaceful one story waterfront home on Marquis Basin, no flood insurance required! Marquis Basin is brackish water that flows into Blackwater River and is less than three miles to Blackwater Bay. Less than five minutes from downtown Milton and 2.8 miles to I-10. Convenient to Whiting Field, hospitals, schools and shopping. This home was originally built in 1945 and was under 1,000 SF. The seller built a large addition in 2004 giving an effective age of 1985. The new addition included an new kitchen, master suite, fourth bedroom and bath, garage, workshop, and over 600 sf of covered decks. Hardwood floors throughout the older portion of the home and engineered hardwood and vinyl tile in the newer portion. The living room has a decorative (capped off) fireplace with an antique mantle from New Orleans. The kitchen has oak cabinets, jenn-aire downdraft range, under cabinet lights, plenty of drawers and counter space. There is a large dining area with two french doors that lead out to the covered back porches and has a nice view of the water. The laundry room also has cabinets and shelves for storage and a work table for crafts or folding. Both the master bedroom and the mother-in-law have french doors that lead out to the back porch. The huge master bedroom has a ventless gas fireplace, large walk-in closet, ceiling fan and crown molding. The master bath has a whirlpool tub, water closet and two separate vanities. On the back side of the garage is a workshop with electric and a metal roll up door. There are two yard buildings, lots of flora and fauna, and plenty of room to park a boat or R/V. Call today for your personal tour.