SPECTACULAR PRIVATE SETTING & GORGEOUS LAKE VIEWS situated on nearly 1/2 acre in the exclusive enclave of University Park Country Club. Beautifully designed and appointed custom Todd Johnston residence evokes the best of Florida living, gracefully blending refined luxury and casual outdoor living. Elegant interior finishes include gorgeous NEW polished porcelain and marble floors, coral stone fireplace and distinctive architectural details featuring tray ceilings, decorative columns, crown molding and custom wood built-ins. Formal living and dining rooms with wet bar and butlers pantry, a casual family room and study surround the expansive tiered lanai, under roof gathering areas, summer kitchen and heated pool and spa overlooking sparkling lake vistas for quiet relaxation or entertaining. Owner's suite is a private retreat with sitting area and gorgeous views, Roman walk-in shower, spa tub and his n'her vanities. Gleaming quartz counters, wood cabinets, cook top, dual ovens and wine chiller in chefs kitchen. Separate guest quarters, home theater, pool bath, grand circular driveway and 3 car outside load garage, PRICED TO SELL! Enjoy exceptional surroundings, a country club lifestyle and choose from social to tennis or golf memberships. EXCELLENT LOCATION close to shopping, dining, UTC Mall, SRQ Airport and I-75. You will love the easy access to Sarasota’s vibrant downtown, diverse cuisine, boutique shops, art galleries, theater, performing arts, symphony, opera, ballet and gorgeous gulf coast beaches!