"Private, Sarasota-proper acreage estate. No HOA, no fees; Within minutes of the best of Sarasota s fine dining, entertainment, beaches and UTC. Meticulously hand-crafted, energy-star, custom-built home boasts over 2400 sq ft of elegant living! Perfect for growing families or looking for room to play and relax in style. Come home to the serenity of a canopy of oaks and a winding driveway where you ll get the feeling of being away from it all. This spacious open beauty includes an expansive covered front porch and a 1600 sq ft screened entertainment area in back with saltwater, solar heated pool and shower. High ceilings and crown molding throughout this elegant home. All-wood cherry cabinetry in the kitchen, den, and master bath with marble and granite countertops. The 550 sq. ft. Master is a retreat all its own. Soak in the private Jacuzzi garden tub or finish your favorite novel in the sitting area. The wood burning fireplace is perfect for winter gatherings and holidays! Nestled next to the main house is a separate one bedroom, one bath cottage with attached garage and carport, ideal for easy access to your boats and toys. If attic storage is your thing, you will be quite impressed, also houses a 3 zone Trane air handler, with fresh-air humidistat and ample storage for all your fine collectables. Central vac-kick plates, private home office, sound system, and spacious chef s kitchen complete this custom built home. A unique find, close to downtown, on acreage. Made with love, won t last!"