This timeless Mediterranean-style home reveals a stunning residence nestled in a gated community in the prime location of Lakewood Ranch, near UTC, Sarasota, and Bradenton. The entrance to the home really sets the stage for the interior with a private, spacious paver courtyard to enjoy the Florida weather. The meticulously designed interior offers diagonal ceramic tile flooring through out the main areas, a food connoisseur's dream kitchen, and plenty of space for entertaining. The living room and family room have ample space for any of your furniture needs.The chef's gourmet kitchen is in the heart of this home and is complete with stainless steel appliances and a big center island with granite countertops, pull outs, custom cabinetry (including a wine rack) opening up to the family room and breakfast area looking out into your beautiful and private lake. The split floorplan gives you the privacy in your massive and bright master suite accompanied by walk in closets and large bathroom with dual sinks. Along with the 3 bedrooms, you also have an excellent den near the front entry. N Hang out on the oversized outdoor lanai area with to enjoy your extraordinary lake view. No one can beat the amenities, offering golf, Tiki Bar, resort pools and spas, pickleball, bocce, recreational facilities, indoor & outdoor dining venues, canoe & kayak launch, trails, billiards, and so much more! GOLF MEMBERSHIP NOT INCLUDED OR REQUIRED!