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Located in University Park’s Country Club Henley gated cul-de-sac, true Florida beauty harmonizes with comfortable spaciousness and thoughtful updates to create a tranquil oasis. Welcomed by a circular driveway and poised on a half-acre of Braden River frontage surrounded by manicured citrus trees and landscaping, this modified Chatsworth model home by Pat Neal combines quality, privacy, and flexibility to meet all your lifestyle needs. Natural light through expansive pocket glass sliders and windows accentuates high ceilings throughout the home and presents a serene view beyond the shimmering pool. Ideal for formal and casual events as much as accommodating your day-to-day life, the living and family rooms embrace the heart of the home while offering seamless flow onto the screened lanai for a blissful outdoor experience. The central kitchen acts as the family hub while entertaining or preparing meals, boasting a large island with a gas cooktop and downdraft exhaust, newer stainless steel appliances, and granite counters while a breakfast nook and elegant dining room grant spaces for brunch or feast and French oak floors. To meet your needs of versatility, the den/office lets you work remotely or accommodate visitors and two guest bedrooms and a junior suite with lanai access and en-suite bath are separately situated from the primary suite with en-suite bath. Outdoor enjoyment is found year-round on the screened lanai with resurfaced heated pool and spa and features gas hook-up for an outdoor kitchen or grill. This timeless residence has been meticulously cared for with many enhancements made, including resurfaced garage floor and cabinetry for extra storage; new alarm system and Ring doorbell; Whole house can run back-up emergency electrical generator; freshly painted interiors; custom closet shelving in all closets; new retractable remote controlled awning with LED lighting; hurricane shutters; new irrigation system with private meter and new landscape lighting; recently upgraded engineered wood flooring, tile and carpeting; and epoxy coated garage flooring and storage cabinets/workshop area. The water heater, pool decking, pool heater, and AC system with electrostatic UV air cleaner were updated two years ago. Providing immediate access onto the river, enjoy boating, kayaking, clay tennis courts, grass regulated croquet courts and more to live the Florida waterfront lifestyle, professional instructors are available for Tennis, pickleball and croquet. Within a desired proximity to UTC Mall and shopping, dining, medical facilities, I-75 and SRQ Airport. House has Kayak Launch and small boat pier.