Welcome to Southbay Yacht & Racquet Club! Wonderful 3/2/2 pool home with loads of extras! NEW PGT HUURICANE IMPACT WINDOWS throughout the home plus Plantation Shutters are on many windows! Three sets of pocket sliders open to the large lanai and HUGE pool
with expanded lanai and pool cage, all very private and inviting for that Florida lifestyle! TILE ROOF is just 11 years young and the electric heat pump for the pool is just two years old plus there is solar heat too! The pool stays 86 degrees all year long, perfect! A cathedral ceiling in the large family room which joins the kitchen and breakfast area allows for great light. Master suite opens to the pool and lanai, two walk-in closets, large bathroom with walk-in shower with additional shower heads. The pool has an expanded patio and pool cage creating more space for entertaining or just lounging the sun! In addition the pool has a very special shade cover manufactured locally by Apollo Sunguard (national company) allowing for a nice shady pool experience on those hot days! The extremely private backyard and pool area add to the charm of this home. Another bonus is a professionally wired 5KW emergency generator that will run the AC, refrigerator and a few lights. Southbay Yacht and Racquet Club is the only community in the entire region with it's own deep-water marina! Slips are available to rent for a very nominal fee for up to a 55 foot boat! The community also offers a newly remodeled clubhouse, gymnasium, pool, tennis courts, trails and playground exclusively for residents. The nationally acclaimed public school Pine View, grades 1-12, is less than 5 minutes away plus the regular schools in this district all have excellent ratings. Enjoy golf carting in the neighborhood or go to the beach, Publix, shops, dining and even Tiki Bars on your golf cart! Convenient location, just 15 minutes to downtown Sarasota or five minutes to The Island of Venice. Yes you have found paradise! Come live on vacation!