"The moment you enter this home, you experience the connection with the outdoors. The 10 foot sliding pocket doors of the living/dining room lead directly to the oversized lanai and pool area with a spectacular view of the lake. The kitchen includes white cabinets, stainless steel appliances and twin wine coolers that will please any chef or wine connoisseur. The family room features high ceilings with beams, wall to wall bookshelves and another wonderful view of the lake. This 3.3 acre property includes almost all of the 2 acre Lake Shire - - - a serene setting with beautiful landscaping and total privacy. It is truly a retreat. The home has been updated with travertine floors throughout, crown molding, updated door hardware, LED light fixtures, remodeled bathrooms, hurricane windows and shutters, a whole home sound system and a reverse osmosis water filtration system in kitchen. The roof has been replaced and the pool renovated. The dock provides many hours of fishing, relaxation and social opportunities. There are fenced areas for your garden or your pet. The secondary building with AC/heat pump, water & electricity is the perfect place for an artist s studio, man cave/workshop or play room. This totally private home is located in Mission Valley (no HOA)--just minutes from Tamiami Trail, 681, and I-75 with 2 hospitals being built, the Legacy Trail within a mile, Nokomis beach a bike ride away, golf and country clubs near, and restaurants and shopping everywhere. It is an ideal location."