Welcome to this spacious Gardenia-model open concept 2100 sq ft home with a water-view of the nature preserve. Ceramic tile in the foyer, walkway, kitchen and baths and upgraded carpet throughout the rest of the home.You'll feel right at home as you relax in the living room, with couch, love seat, recliner and a 55 inch flat screen TV with soundbar and enhanced speakers. The open dining room comfortably seats six. The living/dining room opens with stack-back sliding doors out to the expanded lanai with seating area, dining space, gas grill, double ceiling fans and that serene view! The kitchen with breakfast-bar seating peninsula overlooking the combo living and dining space features granite countertops,under cabinet task lighting, cabinet space galore, a smooth top range, double wall ovens and upgraded stainless steel appliances. A breakfast nook overlooking the front of the house seats four. Located away from the main living space, is a private master suite with separate sliding door opening to the lanai. The master suite boasts a tray ceiling, a new king=sized bed, new 43 inch flat screen TV, ceiling fan, and his and hers walk in closets. In the master bath, you'll find dual granite sinks, a linen cabinet, separate water closet and a tiled Roman shower. The 2nd bedroom has a vaulted ceiling, ceiling fan, and a new 39 inch flat screen TV for your guests enjoyment. The 3rd bedroom is used as a den with a desk providing work space for your laptop, ceiling fan, and a couch with a (truly!) comfortable queen-sized pull-out. The guest bath features a granite-topped vanity and tiled shower with glass door. A separate laundry room with ample cabinet space provides access to the 2 car plus golf cart garage. The superb cul-de-sac location ensures limited car traffic. Wi-fi, cable and land line phone service included. Located close to the Lake Deaton pool, Manatee Recreation Center, Evans Prairie Country Club and Brownwood Town Square where you can enjoy live entertainment every evening. This lovely home is fully equipped, just bring your personal items and enjoy your stay!