Words can simply not describe the spectacular ambiance & lifestyle this home offers. Surrounded by a nature preserve enveloped in complete privacy on almost an acre; A circular drive leads to 2 separate attached garages, enter the residence thru 10' solid mahogany doors framed by 3' x 10' glass panels, the views beyond are picturesque. The grand Salon features 22' ceilings & glass sliders which open onto a expansive pool deck that sets the tone for the residence -- where all other space seamlessly flows. Built around an enormous pool & lanai, 76'X 60', sunshine pours inside filling the home with warm light. Outside, 4,500 sq. ft. of Mexican tile & screened lanai provides a delightful setting for outdoor entertaining for any occasion. A superbly appointed kitchen offers custom cabinetry & appliances including Wolf, Subzero, Dacor, Bosch & beautiful granite counters. The kitchen flows into an expansive family room, eyes will focus on the sparkling blue pool & rich shades of green in the trees and lush vegetation. Dining room highlights include hand-painted black tile in the built-in buffet, fresco painted walls & beautiful lighting. From the family room, there are 3 bedrooms; each with rich wood flooring, custom closets & baths. The luxurious Master suite is exqusite; the bath features marble flooring, oversized picture window & marble steam room, an uncommon retreat for the owner. The Master closet, 17 X 15,is dream come true! Fabulous media room with all the trimmings. One of Sarasota's finest homes.
Behind the gates of this tranquil enclave, this expertly crafted former model home is a superb balance of luxury, sophistication and refinement. Resplendent in detail with an abundance of featured upgrades, this newer construction home with 4 spacious bedrooms, dynamic lakefront game/bonus room and 3 car garage will surely offer something for everyone. The grand foyer entrance opens into the formal living area where tall walls of windows dazzle with long lake views. Adding a perfect bit of drama, the 14' tall recessed ceiling soars high above the fireplace. Stately arches and pillars in the formal dining room highlight the openness and emphasize its elegance. A full-service wet bar and adjacent wine storage closet is perfect for those who love to entertain on any scale. The heart of the home kitchen is worthy of any skilled chef, equipped with generous granite surfaces, gleaming stainless appliances and ornate solid wood cabinetry. An executive style den is ideal as a home office which includes an octagonal sitting area with vaulted ceiling. A luxurious master suite features a bath reminiscent of a spa in every detail. The pool, spa and entertaining area, expansive in size, is simply magnificent. Come experience this beautiful environment where you will want to live, work, relax and enjoy.
Welcome to your very own private Italian villa. This majestic custom built home offers Mediterranean inspired architecture set amongst a spectacular 4 plus acre estate lot within The Forest at Hi Hat Ranch. The estate wraps you in natural fauna as you enter the driveway providing lush landscaping including stately palms and oaks tailored with colorful foliage at every turn. If you desire a private estate that offers the perfect blend of luxury combined with timeless architecture blended with thoughtful design then you have found it. Enjoy the spacious gourmet kitchen that offers plenty of seating for your friends and family while you entertain. This single floor design also offers a wonderful bonus room that can serve many different functions. The main body of the interior section of the home was just freshly painted and compliments the open floor plan nicely. Outdoor living is taken to a new level in this home with generous covered areas that let everyone enjoy the views of the inviting pool, spa and the incredible forested areas that picture frame this one of a kind back yard. Impact glass and closed cell foam insulation provide today's latest energy efficiencies and safety available in modern construction.
BEAUTIFUL home in sought after Misty Creek has approximately $500,000 IN UPGRADES & IMPRESSIVE ADDITIONS * You will not want to miss this VERY SPECIAL HOME * 3 Bedrooms PLUS 2 Separate Dens/Offices * NEW Kitchen w/ UPGRADED stainless steel appliances * Formal Dining Rm & Living Rm * MUST SEE Utility Rm that had previously been a BR * Main addition by John King of Rampart Homes, who, besides the MULTI-FUNCTIONAL BONUS ROOM, did the NEW Kitchen reconfiguration, a new pool & pool bath, a relocation & enlargement of the Laundry Rm & the addition of a Guest/Den & Office * The custom one of a kind Bonus Room has multiple uses including additional Bedrooms or Mother in Law space - the possibilities are limitless! It's a 38x26 wood-paneled room, has 12' ceilings & is located at the end of a long, wide hallway from the Kitchen/Dining area & accessed from a set of double doors * Flooring is engineered wood in a stunning mahogany stain * Quality Icynene attic insulation * NEW htd Lap Pool w/ paver brick deck * 25KW Generator * 1000gal propane tank provides gas to Kitchen, pool htr & entire new addition *
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