Designed to embody the Florida lifestyle, this elegant residence is set on the IntraCoastal Waterway, providing panoramic views of the river. A short walk to ocean beaches, this home has a private boat dock with a slip and lift and a covered deck and a built-in grill. You will enjoy beautiful sunsets, boating, fishing, birding and watching dolphins and manatees play. Located in a 24/7 staff gated community, a palm lined driveway welcomes you. The home has a floor plan perfect for today's lifestyle. The warm and comfortable open living areas are ideal for family gatherings and great for entertaining. French doors open to a roomy covered patio with an outside fireplace and a heated salt water pool and spa. This bright and airy home features volume ceilings, architectural details, custom cabinetry, a fireplace, marble floors and spectacular views. The designer center-island kitchen, gas cooktop and butler's pantry will delight the chef and the cafÁ© nook and decorative beverage bar adds appeal. The spacious 1st floor owner's suite has a sitting area, a beautiful bath with a jetted tub, 2 walk-in closets and a dressing room. With a split floor plan, an office and 2 additional bedrooms and baths are located on the first floor. Upstairs is an oversized 4th bedroom and bath; this room has been used as a media room and has a beverage center and a balcony overlooking the front yard. A side-entry 3-car garage with a workshop plus a circular driveway provides plenty of space for your cars, golf cart and other toys.