Set well back from the street in an idyllic cul-de-sac, you’ll find this stunning 4 bedroom, 3 bath, 3 car garage pool home in the renowned enclave, Spyglass of the Villages at Fox Hollow. From the lush lawns and classic portico entryway to the fully fenced resort-style backyard, your family will make indelible memories within these walls. Besides the architectural interest throughout, you’ll appreciate the NEWER UPDATES including lush CARPETING (2021), TILE ROOF (2019), and A/C (2018). Inside, you’ll be greeted by HARDWOOD FLOORING in the grand foyer that reveals the lovely formal dining room and its picture window backdrop. From either of these vantage points you’ll gaze through the formal living room to the alfresco retreat’s shimmering pool and covered dining topped by a birdcage with vistas of the lush backyard dotted with shade trees. The eat-in kitchen is spectacular. Framed by two graceful archways and a windowed breakfast nook, recessed lighting shines down on solid wood cabinets, gleaming granite, and elegantly tiled backsplash, all offset by NEWER stainless-steel appliances. The adjacent family room is spacious and picture perfect. A wood burning fireplace and hearth are surrounded by built-in niches to display family mementos and photos. With its own lanai access dressed in NEWER honeycomb window treatments, you’ll naturally expand your hospitality venue to host the holidays and celebrate life’s happy milestones. The floor plan is the coveted 3-way split; lending the privacy ideal to accommodate in-laws, returning college students, or guests. These three bedrooms are charmingly appointed accompanied by splendid baths. But those spaces are also ripe to serve as a serenity room, home office, or personal fitness center! As for the amenity-rich master suite, the grand list starts with private access to the pool, a charming sitting area surrounded by a window trio, a tremendous walk-in closet, Master bath boasting solid wood cabinetry, luminous granite, dual sinks, built-in vanity, soaking tub with a view, contemporary shower door, striking fixtures and finishes, a private commode room, and high-end tile throughout. Overall, this well-established neighborhood is sought-after for its solid design and construction along with its proximity to fine restaurants and retail, superior medical facilities, and the best of the Florida lifestyle from golfing to sailing. This kind of house is a home.
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The sunny lanai of this 2 bedroom/2 bath/2 car garage villa with den/office overlooks the 12th green of Trinity’s Fox Hollow Golf Course. Nestled in a gated community, this home has been treated to big ticket updates including a NEW water heater and water softener (2022), NEW roof (2020), and NEW A/C (2019). The eat-in kitchen was also RENOVATED with newer cabinets plus pull out shelving, granite countertops, a built-in desk, appliances, and lighting. Besides double pane windows featuring custom treatments and crown molding accents, engineered hardwood flooring flows throughout with NEWER carpet in both bedrooms. Both bathrooms have been beautifully RENOVATED with the master bath now boasting a walk-in shower, NEWER vanity, countertop, commode, and lighting while the guest bath was similarly UPDATED with a NEWER commode, sink, countertop, and flooring. In added NEWER UPDATES, count closet organizers in both bedrooms, as well as cost-efficient LED lights, ceiling fans, and light fixtures throughout. The den/office was also outfitted with space-saving built-ins consisting of a desk, bookcase, and file drawers. In addition to easy-care epoxy flooring in the garage, the old kitchen cabinets and countertops were repurposed and installed to provide ample storage for tools and seasonal décor. Outside, along with a NEWER leaded glass front door, lovely pavered drive and walkway to the entryway, landscape lighting and security cameras, the HOA provides maintenance consisting of grass cutting, tree trimming, mulching, and exterior painting every seven years; all for $188/month. Surrounded by the area’s finest golf courses and restaurants, medical facilities and the famous Jay B. Starkey Wilderness Park, this neighborhood is the jewel of Pasco County.
From the magnificently landscaped front and back yards to the resort-style alfresco entertainment center that features a shimmering freeform pool with ornate paver and pebble surround, as well as a large, covered dining area, this 2-bedroom plus den/office, 2 full bath, 2 car garage home in the gated St. George enclave in Trinity’s Fox Hollow is idyllic. On this OVERSIZED lot, recent HIGH-END UPDATES include a BRAND-NEW ROOF installed this month, NEW screening for the lanai, NEW pool pump, NEW electric vehicle charging station, and a NEWER A/C with UV light installed in 2021. Hurricane window in master bedroom, hurricane sliders in master bedroom and great room and hurricane garage door were installed in 2016 along with new garage door springs in 2022. Inside you’ll be greeted by a dramatic foyer topped with a barrel-vaulted ceiling to mirror the front entry design. Triple tray ceilings crown the great room plan showcasing full views of the stunning outdoor space. The adjacent kitchen is more than just a cook’s dream, it makes for a wonderful gathering space with its casual dining bar, wine frig, and windowed breakfast nook. Pendant lighting illuminates the granite countertops, shining cabinetry and fixtures, while clerestory windows mounted above contribute natural light. A separate formal dining area is beautifully integrated into the plan with accessibility from all rooms — just awaiting the holiday season! The den/office space was treated to elegant french doors, planked flooring, and boasts a huge picture window; the multi-purpose possibilities are left to your creativity! Like a suite in a spa, lush carpeting, crown molding, and private entrée to the lanai and pool define the master bedroom that includes a sunken garden tub, dual sinks, and gleaming granite, alongside a separate shower room. The second bedroom is also well-appointed with its full bath offering a modern styling take. The tour of this lovely home is complete with a windowed laundry room offering ample storage atop side-by-side appliances. Monthly association fees cover lawn maintenance that includes trimming of bushes and trees plus exterior painting. Beyond these doors, a short walk brings you to the famous Fox Hollow Golf Course and Club and a short drive reveals all the restaurants and retail you could possibly want! With Jay B. Starkey Wilderness Park just north, the unparalleled Gulf of Mexico due west, and the renowned town of Dunedin just south, here’s your home…just like you pictured it.
This spectacular Sun City Center home presents like a grand estate. Set back from the street, the graceful, pavered driveway curves up to reveal the stunning double door entry, accented with a barrel portico and elegant wrought iron gates. Well-manicured shrubbery dots the lawn beds retained by decorative concrete edging. Along with 3 bedrooms and 2 full baths, the 2-car garage offers side loading as well as a separate screen door. Inside, luxuriant hardwood flooring shines beneath vaulted ceilings and myriad architectural niches to suit your décor fancy. Aside from the well-designed formal dining area, the Great Room is a grand affair, boasting telescoping triple sliders leading to an expansive lanai area to suit all your relaxation/entertainment needs; the resort-style living you’ll enjoy year-round. Whether relishing the cozily covered section or out in the screened section, this is the setting for those great parties and those lazy weekends. This alfresco sanctuary is your staycation come to life! The updated kitchen is rich with finishes and fixtures for a little touch of Tuscany with its warm tones, fine counters, and cabinetry accompanied by a floating ceiling, along with a sunny breakfast nook dressed in plantation shutters, and a spacious pantry. As for the master suite, it is a true retreat, with the bedroom itself flanked to the left by gorgeous space that can serve as your home office, sitting area, private study, or personal fitness center, and to the right where you’ll find the indulgent bath complete with soaking tub, dual sinks, and a shower room. Both guest rooms feature lush carpeting, ceiling fans, and plenty of closet storage. Their updated bath is a study in contemporary styling: a fixed glass panel highlights the exquisitely tiled shower room, while recessed lighting illuminates the oversized countertop and its mirrored backsplash with sleek trim. The laundry room is well appointed, showcasing front load appliances, tons of cabinetry and storage, as well as a handy prep area. When you venture beyond your corner of paradise, you’ll find an amenity-rich community with a vast selection of activities in the Sun City Center Sports Complex including indoor/outdoor pools, fitness center, tennis/pickleball courts, golf courses, dog parks, archery, shuffleboard, softball, cornhole, volleyball, walking trails, horseshoes, and countless clubs that will pique any interest. You’ll want for nothing in this robust 55+ community that poses a low HOA fee of $50/year plus $324/resident/year for Sun City Center amenities and a one-time capital contribution of $3,000 upon purchase. This beautiful home is just north of the 2400-acre Little Manatee River State Park with even more amenities from camping to horseback riding to fishing, and just south of Sun City Center Blvd’s restaurants and retail. Who SAYS you can’t have it all??
Panoramic water views lend the rich, coastal experience to this stunning home in Horizon House on Island Estates. Within a five-block radius of this sought-after enclave, enjoy biking and running trails, a selection of retail and restaurants (including the famed Island Way Grill!) and the recently expanded Clearwater Marine Aquarium. You’ll live minutes from Clearwater Beach and Imagine Clearwater, the NEW 24-acre waterfront park/plaza with covered amphitheater, opening this summer. Unlike many of the building’s units that expanded the kitchen into the great room, the originally designed kitchen footprint is intact, leaving more usable living space to create an additional sitting area, add shelving to display art and photos, define a dining room, or entertain guests. This kitchen was significantly UPDATED in 2020. First, the exterior of the existing custom cabinetry was refurbished. Featuring three bi-level turntables; niche drawers to stow items like aluminum foil and candlesticks; a floor-to-ceiling pantry; and built-in broom closet, square footage is deftly maximized. Everything else was installed BRAND NEW. A hand-painted, fire glazed tile backsplash was built atop gleaming sparkle quartz countertops. In addition to the NEW deep corner stainless sink, garbage disposal, faucet, and contemporary cabinet pulls, this inviting kitchen was treated to four NEW GE Profile appliances, dressed in shining slate. There are NEW fixtures in both baths with a shower room in the master and jetted tub in the guest bath. 18×18 inch ceramic tiles flow throughout. The entire interior was painted in 2019. While the previous owner had sleek sliders mounted along the full wall in the living room, BRAND NEW balancers and slides are being installed on the double-hung windows. All will be professionally cleaned when this work is complete. Both bedrooms boast California Closet-style shelving to accommodate everything from clothes to supplies. There’s even a private storage closet down the hall that can house your seasonal décor and tools; conveniently located steps from the laundry room’s complimentary washer and dryer. Horizon House is not only impeccably maintained by its full-time, onsite property manager and staff in association with a selection of curated contractors, but the monthly fees also include basic cable, lobby Wi-Fi, electric, water, sewer, trash, and building maintenance. The dedicated board of directors have initiated some tremendous cost savings and improvements to benefit the shareholders’ investment including energy efficient boilers, upgraded A/C and elevators, BRAND NEW fitness center, NEW entry security, and NEW Miami Dade spec windows on the lobby level, to name a few. This co-op building’s fully funded reserves also make for a sound financial structure. From boat slips to bike storage, a glistening geo-thermal heated pool, and unparalleled vistas, 31 Island Way, originally constructed as a hurricane shelter, is now a lovely place to live the Florida Lifestyle.