"Luxury waterfront living tucked away in the heart of Sarasota! The perfect family dream home, situated on 215 feet of private shoreline on Philippi Creek with access to the Intracoastal Waterway set in a lush, pristine park-like setting. This custom-built Lee Wetherington home presents a unique open floor plan that stuns every visitor who walks through the front door. Guests are greeted by the living room’s fireplace lending their gaze upwards to the soaring, beautiful, high coffered ceiling. The open kitchen is any chef’s dream come true - perfect for feasts and entertainment of any size. The kitchen flows towards the oversized lanai and terrace, overlooking the extra-large elevated pool deck. Upstairs is a fabulous spacious master loft suite, with fireplace, coffered ceilings and space for workout room or office. There is an additional 1,100sf of under-air bonus space on the ground floor – ideal for a gym, entertainment space, or storage. The up to 6 car garage has room for all the family cars. The workshop space and de-humidifier-equipped storage space are perfect for all kind of hobbies. The house is already engineered to have an elevator installed, should the buyer want this. Home earned the Build Smart Certification by FPL. Located in a small, private subdivision in Sarasota’s IB school district, a few minutes from the world class beaches on Siesta Key, and within short distance to the best dining and shopping in Sarasota."