Under contract-accepting backup offers. BRAND NEW BARREL TILE ROOF AND GUTTERS (Oct 2023). BRAND NEW HVAC (Sept 2023). As you step through the double entry front doors of this unique home in gated Laurel Lakes, you'll be greeted by the first outdoor living area; an expansive 36‘x23’ screened courtyard, a perfect place to grow culinary herbs or enjoy a home cooked meal with friends. To the left of the entry is the third bedroom/ “casita” equipped with a Murphy bed, built in desk and full bath. Long tranquil lake views with frequent sandhill crane sightings visible from all main living areas plus the primary bedroom. Multiple sets of pocket sliders throughout (equipped with accordion hurricane protection) allow the breeze to flow throughout. Vaulted ceilings throughout all main living areas. Enjoy your morning coffee out back or on the third outdoor sitting area; a paved spot surrounded by lush landscaping off the laundry room. This home includes a convenient 3 car garage, and a large waterfront lot, both rare at this price point plus a circular driveway ensuring extra room for vehicles, storage and hobbies. Room for pool inside the courtyard. A true indoor/outdoor Florida living experience. Laurel Lakes is a friendly, gated community with LOW HOAS offering a clubhouse, fitness room, tennis and pickle ball courts and a pool.