Located on an acre home site, this exquisite & lushly landscaped estate home offers the ultimate in privacy and luxury. Double entry doors open to a spacious & open floor plan with over 4,000 square feet of living space and the finest appointments throughout, including decorative ceiling treatments and niches, neutral tile floors & plenty of room for entertaining. Fit for a chef, the kitchen boasts a large center island with granite counter, storage and seating, plenty of cabinetry with rollouts and soft close drawers, subway tile backsplash and large walk-in pantry. Stainless appliances include built-in convection oven, LG refrigerator and electric induction cooktop with vented hood. Sliders from the living area blend seamlessly to the spectacular travertine lanai complete with an oversized lap pool with sun shelf, ozone generator, infinity edge spa, clear view cage, 2 covered living areas & outdoor kitchen creating the perfect oasis for entertaining or relaxing while enjoying your private yard with views of one of the 17 lakes in the neighborhood. Retire each evening to your spacious and luxurious owner’s suite featuring tray ceiling, views of the lake, door to lanai, 2 walk-in closets & spa-like bath with dual sinks, garden tub and large walk-in shower. The split floor plan provides plenty of room for family and guests with 3 additional bedrooms and ensuite baths downstairs and a spacious upstairs area that could be used as a 5th bedroom, bonus room or office with it’s own private bath and large storage/closet room. Filled with the latest in Smart Home technology, additional upgrades include Tesla solar panels with battery backup (huge savings on electric bills), split A/C in garage, custom shades, upgraded laundry room and Florida native/friendly plantings. Vilano is a gated community located in a quiet enclave between Bee Ridge Rd and Fruitville Rd with close proximity to Lakewood Ranch, UTC mall, downtown Sarasota, and local beaches. Vilano is also zoned for Sarasota County A-rated schools: Tatum Ridge Elementary, McIntosh Middle and Sarasota High School.