A MUST SEE Custom Todd Johnston home. Leaded glass double doors with sidelights open into a spectacular bright, open and airy 45ft long room with 22ft high cathedral ceiling with private unobstructed view of Braden River and preserve beyond. You and your guests will have the same reaction upon entering...Wow! Ideal for entertaining large groups, displaying large art collection, room for grand piano, oversized furniture or 2 separate seating areas. Owners Master bedroom suite is also impressive and secluded in entire west wing of house. Bedroom has seating area overlooking the pool and river with door out to lanai. Features include trayed ceiling, crown molding, plantation shutters and new carpet. Bathroom has walk-in shower, luxurious spa tub, sinks have own large storage and counter space, separate vanity, floor to ceiling dressing mirror, 2 separate walk-in closets and additional spacious linen closet. Two other bedrooms are located on opposite side of home and could also be used as an office, hobby/game room or second den. Kitchen has walk-in pantry, granite counter tops, maple wood cabinets, glass back splash, double sink, coffee/bar area, new stainless refrigerator and built in microwave. Seating at countertop or at table with views thru french doors which open to lanai and an additional outdoor seating area. With exception of pebble-tec pool, the screened lanai is all under roof providing the ability to enjoy the outside with protection from the elements. Crown molding, plantation shutters, tile flooring throughout, a hot water recirculating pump, 2 HVAC systems for efficient control of heating/cooling and UV light filter for better air quality. Huge bonus to property is its location on the Braden River with its own private dock. Upper level is shaded by large oak tree to lounge in hammock or sit in chair and just enjoy the natural Florida setting. Great for morning bird watching with your coffee or evening sunset with wine. If you want more activity, there is a kayak storage and specific launch area from lower dock for easy access to explore river or fish directly from dock. Home in Henley, an enclave of only 32 homes, is the only gated maintaince free neighborhood.
within the University Park Country Club. Henley homeowners have easy access to the Clubhouse and other neighborhoods with a barcode to enter back gate to Park. However, only Henley owners have access to their neighborhood which provides more privacy and security within a quiet, natural setting. The award winning University Park Country Club is known for its 27 hole golf course, tennis team and lighted courts, fine dining, numerous social activities and clubs including a 300 member womans club. It also has pickle ball, croquet and a fitness center. Don't miss this rare opportunity to have all that the stunning river location provides with all the benefit and amenities of a top rated gated Country Club. Location is also within a short distance of many upscale shops and restaurants, Sarasota cultural downtown events, and fabulous beaches. Home Warranty is included for 1 year. View 3D Tour.