It is easy to perfect the art of living when you live in a work of art in the beautiful, gated community of Hammock Preserve in culturally rich Sarasota. A well-appointed residence built to luxurious standards enjoys sweeping, private views of lake and fountain with spacious backyard large enough to build your custom pool. It is in perfect harmony with nature with a large 13-foot by 31-foot screened in lanai to enjoy outdoor living. Every detail is addressed with remarkable style in this Divosta quality-built residence. Double-door entry is inviting. Paver drive with air-conditioned 20-foot by-29-foot full three-car garage, larger than most in community, epoxy flooring and insulated garage door and ceiling. The great room floor plan is a grand space with elaborate 12-foot tray ceiling, and striking views through floor-to-ceiling sliders. The chef's kitchen is the heartbeat of the home, outfitted with high-end soft-close cabinetry, built-in stainless-steel appliances, gas cooking, quartz countertops with stunning backsplash and vented hood. Spacious in design with breakfast bar and island, and walk-in pantry. Den and office with double door 8-foot glass entry. Wide-plank tile flooring, through main living areas and owners' suite and two carpeted bedrooms. Owners' suite and spa bath are an oasis, with tremendous custom closet. Two additional en-suite bedrooms and baths, and a large laundry room is outfitted with beautiful cabinetry and storage plus front-load washer and dryer new in 2023. On a practical note, the home has complete hurricane window protection with impact on front window and all remaining have easy to close accordion-style shutters. Also, there is a water softener, reverse osmosis system, alarm and camera monitors. Included are two electric freestanding fireplaces, patio furniture, grill. Additionally, three wall-mounted TVs with brackets are included. Live securely in this extraordinary home that is the perfect frame for an exceptional life. The community features resort style amenities without a community development district fee for the ultimate in luxury maintenance-free Florida living, taking care of the lush landscaping, heated pool, sauna, tennis, pickleball, fitness center, clubhouse, gas fire pit, dog park and multiple planned daily social activities. Located conveniently near world famous Siesta Key Beach, Nokomis Beach, Pine View School, shopping, golf, restaurants, Legacy Trail and easy access to Interstate 75. Toss aside the notion of new construction, this one is better than new.