"Beauty is defined as having qualities that delight the senses and one tour of this dazzling Beechwood Estates home is a true expression of delight. Set in a coveted neighborhood with mature trees, canopied roads, and a scenic lake, this three-bedroom home boasts a professional renovation where stylish finishes merge with natural daylight and comfortable spaces. A gracious entry terrace whisks guests inside where the expansive living room forms multiple centers of conversation and opens to the outdoors where the entertaining can continue. Polished Turkish travertine, neutral colors, and smart lighting selections showcase artwork. The formal dining room can also be used as a family room, boasting a wood-burning fireplace. The custom kitchen is equipped with soft-close cabinets, granite surfaces, and stainless appliances. Family and guests will enjoy their privacy with a split floorplan while all bedrooms feature luxurious, high-end carpets. The Florida lifestyle is on full display on the covered lanai and spacious yard with room for a pool. Specimen palms and a majestic Oak bring shade. Additional items of note: impact windows and doors, a large utility/laundry room, and two-car garage. Located only 3.5 miles from downtown Sarasota, in seven minutes you can be walking through the lobby of the Sarasota Opera or walking the Farmers Market. Also, nearby you ll appreciate the sights and sounds of St. Armands Circle, I-75, University Town Center, and the white-sand beaches of Florida s Gulf Coast."