Enviably situated in a quiet lakefront location in University Park Country Club, this charming three-bedroom, furnished residence offers a lifestyle of elegance and distinction. Verdant landscaping welcomes you home to a picturesque setting and a gracious home comprised of 1,795 square feet. Step inside to the spacious foyer with ample natural light opening to the living and dining rooms with new carpet 2019, and overlooking the tranquil lake. Open the sliding doors to the lanai to bring in fresh air, contrasted by the warmth of the fireplace in winter months. A white kitchen boasts high ceilings, ample counter space, desk, breakfast bar, and eat-in area. Enjoy coffee and a croissant alongside the morning paper on the adjacent lanai. The spacious master bedroom boasts bay windows and a door to the outdoors while the master bath is outfitted with dual sinks and an open shower. The screened-in lanai is perfect for relaxing along the waterfront, enjoying the breeze, and listening to the sound of the cicadas. Located in the intimate enclave of Virginia Water within University Park Country Club, residents appreciate the community pool and the spectacular amenities of the club including tennis courts, championship golfing, social activities and more. Nearby, University Town Center, Lakewood Ranch, downtown Sarasota, and Gulf Coast beaches contribute to the region that has been named one of the best places to live in the nation.