Topped with a NEW roof in 2020 and dressed in NEW interior/exterior paint and NEWER windows, this home boasts a fenced backyard and spectacular pond views. The large, sun dappled yard is decked with a patio and paving stones that lead out to the picnic table; perfectly positioned to take in all the natural beauty from the yard and the dock. Another sprawling shade tree in the front mirrors the one in the back lending lovely curb appeal to the tidy façade. Inside this renovated 2 bedroom/1 full bath/1 car garage home, you’ll find NEWER flooring plus NEWER light fixtures/ceiling fans throughout; adding to the inviting ambiance. You’ll love the stunning bath outfitted in neutral tones and modern accents. Both bedrooms are flooded with natural light and feature well-sized closets with sliders. As to the hearth of the home, the kitchen is light and bright with tiled floor/countertop, a pantry, gleaming white appliances, and a set of sliders to the outdoor space. The adjacent living room is wonderfully expansive and offers views of the water vista while the garage boasts a handy storage closet, a ceiling fan, and a separate entrance. This area can therefore be converted into anything: a garage tavern, personal fitness space, a playroom, or even the ideal home office. Situated just west of the main thoroughfare of US Highway 19 with all its shopping and dining options, this quiet community is NOT in a flood zone but enjoys the natural buffer of a magnificent lake for the best of both worlds in your Holiday home!
In spectacular Heritage Springs, you’ll live the dream with amenities like an 18-hole championship golf course and tennis/bocce courts. The heated saline pool is framed by a charming veranda cooled by paddle fans while the stately 20,000 sf club house hosts live entertainment and includes a pro shop, robust fitness center, and restaurants. Here you’ll find this graceful Florida home offering three bedrooms, two full baths, and a two-car garage. The exterior shines with impeccably designed landscaping that surrounds the stately entrance portico. You’ll revel in the tranquility of the gorgeous pond views from the spacious screened lanai that boasts three sets of sliders into the home. Inside, from the welcoming foyer, soaring vaulted ceilings reflect the natural light that floods the living and dining rooms and their plush, newer carpeting. The expansive kitchen is a dream with newer stainless-steel appliances and an oversized breakfast nook featuring a large bay window that overlooks the water vista and has direct access to the outdoor entertainment space. As for the master suite, it is a true retreat with beautiful flooring, plenty of windows, a walk-in closet, and a well-appointed bath. In this lovely residence you’ll also find a laundry room with plenty of storage, as well as upgrades that include the roof and A/C replacement in 2013 and the water heater replacement in 2017, while the whole interior was painted in 2018. One of the finest 55+ communities in any county, this is a lifestyle to behold.
Just a short boat ride from the incomparable Gulf of Mexico is this beautiful 2 bedroom/2 bathroom waterfront home situated on a lot of approx 8000 square feet. From the seawall expanse, you’ll gaze over to a classic Florida vista of decks, docks, and marine vessels of all shapes and sizes. This panorama is “Sunshine State Living” at its finest. Atop a gracefully sloping lawn the home is set back from the water so you may really appreciate the full impact of the stunning vista from the enclosed Florida room. A space for all seasons, it is dressed in unique river rock flooring. Sliding windows with screens on all sides provide the flexibility to love this room rain or shine. A charming set of French doors with etched glass panel insets provide access from the Florida room directly into the formal dining room and well-sized formal living room. In more interior amenities, the light and bright kitchen features both a neutral color palette and for casual dining, a roomy breakfast nook lit by two large windows and topped by a ceiling fan. Both master suites have their own bath so the college student, in-law, or guest may enjoy privacy. Besides the one car garage, there is a handy one car carport to stow your boat, RV, or jet skis! A new roof was installed in 2010 and a new AC in 2018. Although this community feels secluded, there’s a public golf course across the street and you are only a 5-minute drive to Home Depot and all the shopping and dining along US Highway 19. Literally, the best of both worlds.
Ballantrae. A word synonymous with gracious resort-style living in the exquisite Land O’ Lakes area. With 5 spectacular bedrooms, 3 finely appointed full baths and an oversized 3 car garage, this manse boasts high-end fixtures and finishes all nestled on a private lot surrounded by a picturesque conservation filled with gentle deer and magnificent water views. From the grand open staircase’s wrought iron spindles to the custom wainscoting and crown molding in the elegant foyer, family and dining rooms, this impeccably designed home is idyllic. Recent updates include a new AC for the 2nd floor, new interior/exterior paint, new carpeting in the family and dining rooms and also in the downstairs bedroom and hallway. While the entire home is wired for sound, the bonus room can serve as a home theater boasting a 7.1 surround sound system. A cook’s dream, this eat-in kitchen is dressed to impress in custom cabinetry, a built-in glass stove top and flush-mount oven encircling a center island. At the back of the home on the main floor is a wonderful guest or in-law suite. Adjacent to the stunning foyer is a library that works perfectly as a home office. The master suite is a peaceful sanctuary featuring a vaulted ceiling, custom woodwork, a bath to rival a luxury hotel, and a sitting area overlooking an 8×29 covered balcony. Customization finds a new level in the family room’s built-in wood storage and triple slider with slide-away wall revealing a lovely veranda from which to relish the perfect Florida vista.
For the ultimate in luxury living, Champions Club is the jewel of Trinity. This 4 bedroom/3.5 bath/3 car garage manse was custom-designed and built by the award-winning Campagna Homes. Every room is its own piece of art. With coffered ceilings, plantation shutters, graceful archways, unique moldings, and high-end fixtures and finishes, this home is ready for its magazine photo shoot. The entrance alone is grand, featuring a sea of pavers leading to the impressive entryway’s leaded glass doors. Besides their panoramic views, sliders and oversized windows lend lovely natural light. In addition to stunning formal living and dining rooms, the family room is fabulous with its stacked stone gas fireplace and chic dry bar with wine frig. The gourmet kitchen is nestled in a setting of luxuriant hardwoods and stainless appliances while the outdoor space feels like a fine resort that includes a self-cleaning saltwater pool/heated spa as well as the ideal outdoor kitchen with Wolf gas grill and 2 burner cooktop. Besides a new gas hot water heater in 2019, a whole house vacuum system, California closets in all bedrooms, laundry and pantry; engineered wood and porcelain tile floors shine throughout. A Russound sound system filters throughout the home and lanai area with room-by-room controls. It’s a short distance to the amenity-rich club which boasts the finest in golf courses, as well as a pool, tennis courts, a magnificent clubhouse, well-appointed fitness center and picturesque veranda; this is Florida’s finest.