Whether you’re looking to finally secure your winter getaway haven or downsize a bit, Tarpon Woods is an excellent choice in the Palm Harbor town of coveted Pinellas County. Fringed in soaring local greenery, these Mediterranean-styled condos are absolutely charming. This GROUND FLOOR unit in particular, with 2 bedrooms and 2 full baths, is graced with SPECTACULAR POND and WATER VIEWS offering an abundance of natural ambiance. A covered entryway welcomes you to the front door complimented by lovely landscaping and a large side window. Inside, from the spacious foyer you’ll see the shine of NEWER wood flooring throughout. The wide hallway reveals the rest of the common living spaces lending to an open and airy feel. The first stop is the kitchen, showcasing a wall to wall serving port and NEWER appliances, along with sleek, white cabinetry that can make any décor pop. Beyond the kitchen, you’re greeted by the Great Room plan, expansive enough to accommodate a full dining set and any furniture configuration in the living room. Take a step further to the sliding doors that reveal the cozy, covered patio nestled on a lush lawn and the blue and green vistas of your Great Outdoors. This layout is the ideal entertainment zone for Sundays at home or to celebrate life’s milestones. Both bedroom suites are dressed in plush carpeting and sparkling baths. The master boasts a generous walk-in closet with room enough for a dresser and its own set of sliders to a second patio that now houses a grill. A concealed laundry room is outfitted with appliances, storage cabinetry, and a window. Your community heated pool and spa is framed in loungers and adjacent to a shaded relaxation pavilion with tables and chairs. Monthly fees cover roof, exterior and grounds maintenance, water/sewer, trash, and basic cable. Residents must own one year before leasing and one small pet under 15 lbs is permitted. Relish this fabulous location – minutes from Ridgemoor Central Park and the famed John Chesnut Sr. Park on Lake Tarpon. Or take a 5-minute trip to the Lansbrook Golf Club, an 18-hole, par-72 Lane Marshall-designed course. Bordered by majestic trees, you’ll relish this quiet neighborhood that’s surrounded by dining and retail along the famed East
Like an architectural beauty tucked in the Hollywood Hills, this 5-bedroom/5.5 bath home is uniquely distinctive. Reminiscent of a Frank Lloyd Wright design, it features magnificent entry doors in addition to soaring ceilings, creative built-ins, richly stained woods, craftsman cutouts, and shining glass; a home like no other. Both the formal living room and family room showcase rustically elegant fireplaces while the stately formal dining room presents sliders to the picturesque outdoor entertainment center. The updated gourmet, eat-in kitchen boasts a breakfast room, a huge center island with cooktop, and a serving port that offers panoramic views of the outdoors. A butler’s pantry shines with its undermount lighting and specialized cabinetry. On the first floor you’ll find a lovely guest suite that now serves as a home office; plus a powder room. The master bedroom feels like it belongs in a grand hotel with the updated bath’s dual rain shower heads in the shower room and a Jacuzzi tub. Featuring a stone fireplace, the suite includes 3 walk-in closets plus sliders to a private balcony overlooking the oversized pool that goes to a 9’ depth. Poolside, an outdoor kitchen and bar seating make complete the retreat. In even more luxurious amenities, an interior hot tub is adjacent to a separate sauna. They connect to a stunning pool bathroom. With a large laundry room, a 2-car garage plus a golf cart garage, this manse in Tarpon Woods is 10 minutes from John Chesnut, Sr. Park and the magnificent Lake Tarpon.
The resort-style community of Crescent Oaks welcomes you with stately wrought-iron scroll work and impeccably scalloped pavers. The guard at the sentry station greets visitors 24/7 providing a greater level of security in this premier, gated subdivision. A detached villa, it is a pristinely beautiful home offering 3 bedrooms and 2 well-appointed baths with a 2-car garage. While the third bedroom has its own entrance, it adjoins the master bedroom via a classic pocket door, creating the ideal floorplan to connect a home office. The master suite boasts a set of private sliders to the outdoor entertainment area, a walk-in closet and its bath features a wonderful soaking tub. The huge kitchen is dressed in crisp white cabinetry, appliances, and flooring that reflect the sunshine pouring in from the trio of windows framing the breakfast nook. A handy passthrough from the kitchen to the dining room/living room combo connects the common areas into one beautifully open space with scenic vistas throughout. From the covered lanai you’ll gaze over the sparkling pool to the graceful slope of the backyard dotted with leafy shade trees for views of the tranquil pond and golf course beyond. If you want nothing but the best in a true Florida lifestyle, this elegant residence is where you’ll want to reside year-round. It’s also the perfect snowbird home as the association tends to the lush lawn and exterior! With golf, tennis, dining, a country club, pro shop, and banquet/meeting facilities, you’ll experience fine living.
Experience Florida’s finest in this executive-style home on a half-acre corner lot with a circular driveway and pond views. Exquisite hedges and shrubbery edge the front portico’s grand entrance. Besides a formal living room/dining room combo, an idyllic family room features built-in cabinetry, a gas fireplace, and plantation-shuttered sliders to the pool. Nestled between a beautiful aquarium window and sliders to the outdoor entertainment center is the breakfast nook. Lit by lovely pendant lighting, a picture-perfect kitchen boasts a casual dining bar, maple cabinetry, and granite-topped counters. A center island with electricity and storage are perfect to accommodate party trays for special events. With an indoor grill, spacious pantry, and a handy desk, you’ll rule the world! In the privacy of the resort-style lanai, the shimmering solar-heated pool has two shallow ends, a spillover spa, and conservation views. With a total of 5 bedrooms/4 full baths, there’s a guest suite upstairs. The master suite is the ultimate retreat with soaking tub, glass block enclosed shower room, and sliders to the lanai; while the tranquil conservatory has its own picturesque lanai with retractable awning. French doors give entrance to the home office, flooded with natural light. Lansbrook residents enjoy gracious living that includes access to Lansbrook Commons’ park and recreation center with courts, fields, jogging paths, boat slips, playground, and shaded picnic pagodas with breathtaking vistas of famous Lake Tarpon.
This Crescent Oak home’s design takes every advantage of bringing the Florida sunshine, in. Windows are edged in arched frames; from the spectacular transom above the entry doors, to the formal dining room’s picture window. Both the formal living room and master bedroom feature sliders to the pool and screened lanai that’s shaded by leafy greenery for an oasis-effect. Alongside the family room’s sliders is a unique glass-enclosed alcove. The breakfast nook displays a large, plate-glass window beside a set of sliders through which fresh breezes billow and natural light filters. Built on a conservation lot measuring approximately 1.44 acres with 4 Bedrooms, 3 baths, and a 3 Car Garage, this is one of THE most sought-after gated communities along the East Lake Corridor. The brilliantly maintained community is amenity-rich and picture perfect. A huge reflection pool, accented with sparkling fountains, reveals the stately entrance and sentry station to welcome your guests. Beyond the wrought iron gates are the tennis courts, as well as the expansive Crescent Oaks Country Club with its fine and casual dining, pro shop, banquet and conference rooms, and exquisite veranda; all with views of the championship 6,865-yard, 18-hole golf course, designed by golf course architect Steve Smyers. With updates like a NEW ROOF and NEW AC in 2015, you’ll enjoy the private retreat created by the split bedroom floor plan, the open kitchen’s breakfast nook/bar/closet pantry, & a family room made cozy by its tile-faced fireplace.