Exquisite style and craftsmanship are showcased in this custom-built Jerry Linder home with lake to golf course views behind the gates of King and Bear. This unique estate home was designed to capture the natural beauty of the lake and golf course with large pictures windows that frame brilliant views from almost every room. No detail was forgotten from the extensive moldings to the brass Baldwin door hardware and escutcheon plates. Upon arrival, you'll fall in love with the grandeur and street presence. Soaring stacked stone columns and glowing carriage lights frame the entryway. Once inside, you're wowed by 30-foot ceilings and a dazzling chandelier that floats above the grand foyer. The living room debuts stunning views with floor-to-ceiling windows, which greet you through the eight-foot entry doors. A formal dining room with a custom coffered ceiling accompanies the foyer to the right and flows to the kitchen and family room through a butler's pantry. The family room features a vaulted ceiling and panoramic views of the lake and golf course. A gourmet kitchen designed for the best features a matching appliance suite, double ovens, a gas range, and gorgeous granite countertops. The kitchen is HUGE and will accommodate even the most adventurous host. A flowing floorplan fit for entertaining with more than 3,900 square feet downstairs, you'll love the custom touches and exciting spaces to explore in this home. A handsome library with built-in bookcases and a bay window with wooden plantation shutters is the perfect space to make an office or settle in for a long read. The primary downstairs suite is massive and hosts a grand picture window with tremendous views and a French door with access to the covered lanai where you can take in the sunrise. The primary ensuite bathroom boasts a vaulted ceiling, two large vanities, two oversized closets, a jacuzzi tub, and a massive walk-in shower. Also downstairs, you'll find a guest suite with a private ensuite bath on the opposite wing of the primary suite, a full guest bath with access to the lanai, a powder bath, and a laundry room. Upstairs, two guest bedrooms, a guest bathroom, a pocket office, and a gorgeous bonus room with a built-in media cabinet create the perfect place to escape or for your overnight guests to enjoy their privacy. The bonus room has French doors that lead to a generous balcony where perhaps the best views in the neighborhood can be enjoyed. Storage is no issue here; a walk-up attic over the garage is a great place to store holiday decor. There's also a finished walk-in storage room upstairs. The oversized three-car garage is clean and orderly. A HUGE pantry wraps the corner under the staircase and will accommodate all your dry storage needs for the kitchen. Many coat closets and linen closets are around the home providing ample storage space. Additional features include extensive crown molding, built-in speakers, a central vacuum system, a new roof, two newer HVAC systems, two new water heaters, hardwood and tile floors throughout the main level with carpet upstairs, and more! Enjoy no CDD fees in King and Bear! Drive your golf cart or bike ride to several club amenities, including a fitness cottage, junior Olympic-sized heated lap pool, tennis courts, and several "pocket parks," including Heritage Oak Park. Play a round of golf on the King and Bear Championship Golf Course designed by Jack Nicklaus and Arnold Palmer. Membership to King and Bear gives you full access to Slammer and Squire for twice the golfing pleasure and two gourmet restaurants, plus additional perks! Indeed you'll fall in love with this community!
Listing courtesy of BERKSHIRE HATHAWAY HOMESERVICES, FLORIDA NETWORK REALTY.