"First time on the market, this custom-built Slabaugh Construction home within The Lakes Estates presents a rare opportunity for it's new owner to make it their own. The 3/4 acre homesite rests on one of the few premium lakefront lots within the community while providing a spacious three or four bedroom floorplan ideal for everyday living. A three-car garage is rare and perfect for your collection of vehicles or extra storage. Who doesn't love an extended laundry room which makes chores easy as can be. Spend evenings on the gracious screened lanai enjoying the beautiful breezes and glow from the lit fountain in your backyard. The Lakes Estates offers many community-based activities including newly resurfaced tennis courts, workout room, a clubhouse, and two community pools...one is heated all year long. Centrally located in Sarasota, you are not far from the cultural bustle of downtown Sarasota, the shopping at University Town Center, I-75, and the remarkable beaches of Florida s Gulf Coast."