Your dreams of entertaining in posh fashion on the water within a prestigious community that combines nautical and golfing lifestyles are fulfilled. This magnificent sprawling home is majestically poised on a tranquil waterfront setting, creating an inviting atmosphere for family and friends. Impeccable indoor-outdoor living complements the expanded version of the Arthur Rutenberg St. Augustine VI floorplan. Behind the gates of The Islands on the Manatee River, soaring ceilings, luxurious appointments, and state-of-the-art features harmonize to create a symphony of elegant everyday living. Flawlessly entertain in generous gathering spaces that wrap around a central pool oasis â€“ whether hosting in...the outdoor veranda with gas fireplace and outdoor kitchen or cooking in the enormous kitchen with coffered ceiling, rich wood cabinetry, large walk-in pantry, stainless-steel appliances generous breakfast bar and central island. Meeting versatile needs and todayâ€™s expectations, an office offers the perfect place to work or study. The master suite is a regal retreat, separate from the two additional bedrooms, with gorgeous architectural detailing, sitting area, and resort-quality en-suite bath. Living life to the fullest is what this home and community epitomize, with opportunities within The Islands of an amenity-rich lifestyle and incredible activities at the River Lodge â€” complete with an ample club room, bar, fitness center, outdoor lanai with kitchen, stocked inside and out with large-screen TVs, a day dock, putting green, and bocce ball court â€” and optional golf membership. Endless excursions await in your backyard where you can board your boat from the private dock with 10,000-lb lift and travel to nearby waterside restaurants and bars, sandbars, or just enjoy cruising Floridaâ€™s Gulf Coast. Return home to a refreshing dip in the pool with spa, fire up the grill, and relax in unsurpassed opulence. Conveniently located north of the new Ft. Hamer Bridge, appreciate efficient access to Lakewood Ranch and Sarasota for shopping, dining, entertainment and more.
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