First-time offered home tucked away from the road in private seclusion on nearly five acres of sweeping lawn, tall pines and approximately 279 feet of wide canal frontage to the Chain of Lakes. The moment you set foot on this property, you feel a sense of tranquility. Custom built by Craig Hegstrom, this comfortable yet elegant home is impressive with its three-bedrooms, separate office, formal dining room, oversized two-car garage and a wonderful detached garage and workshop featuring commercial vacuum, high ceilings and a half-bath. The open and free-flowing floor plan features volume ceilings, tile flooring, tray ceilings, thermal pane windows and natural woodwork throughout. The great room boasts a handsome wood burning stone fireplace and a wall of glass sliding doors that open to the screen enclosed pool and summer kitchen with Jennair, making it ideal for vibrant gatherings and peaceful relaxation. The center island kitchen features wood cabinetry with staggered Silestone countertops, built-in desk and walk-in pantry. Large master suite with two walk-in closets, double entry glass block shower with dual shower heads, garden tub, bidet and glass sliding doors that lead to the lanai. Pretty backyard setting with shade trees and stone pavers that meander past the fire pit and gazebo to your private boathouse, dock and lift with large upper deck. Travel our waterways to nearby towns to explore the many fine venues within a short cruise. A true retreat from city life, yet minutes to shopping.