The serene, garden-like view, from the extended lanai, is a must-see feature of this home. The lanai also features motorized hurricane shutters to easily put down allowing the lanai furniture to stay in place. The balance of the unit features accordion-style shutters that can be closed and locked with ease. The garage door and front window are impact/hurricane rated. The meticulously maintained home is light and open with high ceilings, crown moldings, and 8' doors that set an elegant tone. The kitchen features upgraded cabinetry, with pull-out shelving, stainless steel appliances, granite countertops is open to the dining room and living room which has lovely views out to the extended lanai. The large tile throughout the main living areas creates a cohesive spacious atmosphere. The plantation shutters and Honeycomb shades on the sliders will allow you to adjust to any time of day. The home is equipped with a gas range, and tankless hot water system and even has gas and water stub outs on the lanai, ready for you to create your own outdoor kitchen area. The master bedroom has lovely bay-style windows overlooking the garden-like views and has a well-appointed master bath, extra pull-out shelving in vanities, and a wonderful walk-in closet, that features an efficient organizer system to maximize the space. The second bedroom has a large walk-in closet with its own organizer system, that rivals the master closet! The den features pocket doors to allow the room to be used as an extra guest room or as a flexible space for office space or activities. The laundry room is large and offers extra storage cabinetry. The garage has an insulated door and epoxy-coated floors and has attic storage if you need extra space. Recent upgrades include a whole home vacuum system, and the plumbing backflow has been placed underground, which is now the code. The HVAC is a heat pump which is more economical.Cobblestone on Palmer Ranch is a Taylor Morrison "Esplanade" style community that features resort-style amenities and maintenance-free living in an amazing location. As you enter the community at the gated entrance, mature landscaping will impress you. The amenity center features, a resort-style pool and spa, fitness center, catering kitchen, and social rooms with a lighted pickleball center and bocce court. Plus, play ground area, a dog park, and an activity director on site. The location in Palmer Ranch is close to Legacy Trail, the world-famous Siesta Key Beach, wonderful shopping, downtown Sarasota and Lido Key, with wonderful entertainment and fine dining options for every palate.