An enviable lifestyle awaits the new owner of this custom home, ideally situated on a waterfront homesite, maximizing dazzling lake and amazing sunset views! And whether you choose to relax in the Roman style pool, napping in a hammock or dining al fresco while listening to the splashing waterfalls of the pool and toasting the sunset, you'll find this home to be the perfect spot for the best of Florida living! Inside, you'll find a gracious open great room plan, perfect for family living and entertaining. And while the executive can retreat to a private office with wood floors and French doors, the bedrooms offer privacy for family or guests and the spacious bonus room with en suite can be a potential 4th bedroom. Custom details include coffered and tray ceilings, a wood burning fireplace, custom bookshelves, hardwood floors and classic kitchen with plenty of space for any chef! Beautiful gardens, exotic palms and flowering shrubs greet the visitor with embracing curb appeal, setting the expectation for what one will find inside. Amenities in gated Laurel Lakes include a clubhouse, fitness center, tennis courts, community pool and low fees! Kayak or fish in your backyard and enjoy a location just minutes from downtown Sarasota, her beaches, restaurants, golf courses, shopping and great schools! The savvy buyer will appreciate this home, priced to sell, where neighboring lakefront homes have sold up to $575,000 this year.