Experience this spacious John McGiffen custom built home in a private, gated and member-owned community. The Venice Golf and Country Club is one of most sought-after Clubs in the area. An impressive canopy of palm, oak and pine trees welcome you from the main gate as lakes and natural preserves twist among 460 sprawling acres of the Certified Audubon Cooperative Sanctuary. Enter the home and take in the exquisite view beyond the foyer, grand living room and dining room toward the lake and golf course vista. Breathtaking. A convenient built-in service bar and powder room are adjacent to the main living room. The split floor plan with three bedrooms, two bathrooms and an additional half-bath provide ample space for privacy and supporting gracious entertaining of family and friends. A large kitchen with a dining nook connects two lanais overlooking the mesmerizing lake and golf course. A large storage room is beyond the laundry room and office area providing privacy and plenty of space to find your separate peace. The home needs an update and awaits your inspiration. The Venice Golf and Country Club is one of most premier country clubs in the area. You may drive your golf cart out of your 2-car garage with a side entry golf cart garage up to the newly renovated Ted McAnlis designed 18-hole treasure. The world-class amenities include a junior Olympic-size heated pool, outdoor Jacuzzi with sun terraces, a Wellness Fitness Center, Har-Tru tennis courts and formal, casual and al fresco dining. Fun awaits.