January 07, 2022

This Florida spring home on the Rainbow River comes with its own private island

A rare spring home with on one of Central Florida's best stretches of water is now for sale.

Located at 11426 SW Hendrix Dr, in Dunnellon, the home sits directly on the Rainbow River, just slightly down stream from Rainbow Springs State Park and a few paddles away from Swampy's Bar and Grille.

For the unfamiliar, the spring's vents produce about 400-600 million gallons of 
72-degree crystal-clear water every  daily, which is great for manatees and prospective home buyers.

The 3,885-square-foot house comes fully-furnished with four-bedrooms and three-bathrooms, as well as multiple Jacuzzi tubs, kayaks, a pool table and a bridge that leads to a private island.

The home is currently being used a vacation rental, says the listing, and produces on average about $490.00 per night.

The spring home is currently asking $2,800,000 and the listing agent is Christopher R Hodges with Coldwell Banker Riverland Real.
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This Florida spring home on the Rainbow River comes with its own private island
Photo via Zillow
This Florida spring home on the Rainbow River comes with its own private island
Photo via Zillow
This Florida spring home on the Rainbow River comes with its own private island
Photo via Zillow
This Florida spring home on the Rainbow River comes with its own private island
Photo via Zillow
This Florida spring home on the Rainbow River comes with its own private island
Photo via Zillow

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