"Located in picturesque Amberlea, this inspired five-bedroom residence is an artful blend of open spaces, natural light, and exquisite indoor/outdoor living! The home sits on a Premier lot with neighbors on one side and a lake on the other. You ll cherish the daily serenity of scenic, natural views. Watch the otters and birds as they nest along the lake from the convenience of a screened pool area, complete with a fountain and outdoor shower. Relax in the shade of the large covered lanai while enjoying the outdoors or watching little ones in the pool. The home boasts an open plan and split bedrooms, complete with three pocketing sliding doors leading from the master, living room and family room to the scenic pool area for indoor/outdoor living. Generously proportioned spaces, high ceilings, and a wealth of windows create elegant environments where one can linger happily for hours on end. Prepare your favorite foods in the immense kitchen, equipped with center island, ample cabinetry, breakfast bar, and eat-in caf . The floorplan offers many options depending on your needs. A bonus room can serve as an office, art studio, or work-out room. The back bedroom could be converted into a playroom, game room or modified slightly to provide multi-generational living. Furry friends have a dedicated fenced area complete with two pet doors for access. Amberlea is a gated family-friendly neighborhood, zoned for three of the top-rated schools in Sarasota. Gulf beaches and world-class culture are just moments away!"