Single Family Residence
The Meadows- The Highlands- Scarborough Common
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This hidden gem is located in the most coveted section of The Meadows, one of the top neighborhoods in the country that according to Redfin ranks sixth in Florida. The Meadows community is unparalleled, offering 14 miles of walking and biking trails, a nature trail, and meandering streets that showcase picturesque ponds, abundant birdlife, and golf courses, creating a natural preserve-like environment. Access this beautiful residence by a circular drive at the end of a tranquil cul-de-sac, and start relaxing in this sanctuary of serenity with a backdrop of majestic oak trees visible from every room. This quarter acre lot invites you to embrace the quintessential Florida indoor-outdoor lifestyle. Whether you are dining al fresco or lounging on your outdoor sofa, you will relish every evening, as the sunsets gracefully pierce through the oaks and Spanish moss, the sounds of birds and water flowing from the oversized spa into a heated pool will relax you. While inside, the home basks in natural light throughout the day and attention to detail is evident with wood floors that grace all living areas and bedrooms, soaring ceilings, crown molding, substantial baseboards, and solid core doors. The open floor-plan offers the perfect space for entertaining. The kitchen boasts KraftMaid solid wood double stacked cabinets that reach the ceiling, offering both a grand aesthetic and ample storage while granite countertops and a farm sink add elegance. The ample space of the kitchen lets you enjoy your breakfast from a sunny nook that overlooks the trees.The split floor-plan ensures privacy, with the master wing providing direct access to the pool area and double doors leading to the spa-like master bathroom. This updated space features a contemporary shower and ceramic tile flooring, double vanities with granite countertops, private water closet, and custom built-in cabinetry. A generously sized guest bedroom, a spacious office and an elegant guest bathroom with pool access complete the other wing of the home. A convenient laundry room equipped with modern appliances, utility sink and storage cabinets will make your laundry chores a breeze. The residence has an oversized garage space for two cars and is equipped with floor-to-ceiling cabinetry with ample storage. Meadow’s residents also enjoy access to a brand-new fitness center, a clubhouse, social activities, pickleball, tennis, a park, restaurant privileges, all complemented by two public golf courses. Optional club memberships for additional private golf course and fantastic tennis center are also available. Within a five-minute drive, you'll find Nathan Benderson Park for additional outdoor activities, the UTC mall with fine dining options, and Whole Foods. Just 15 minutes away, downtown Sarasota awaits with its rich cultural offerings, including the Van Wezel Performing Arts Center, Sarasota Opera, Symphony, Ballet, and an array of chef-owned restaurants. Don't forget the sophisticated St. Armands Circle and the world-renowned beaches of Siesta and Lido Key. This exceptional home is the one you've been patiently waiting for.