LOCATION! LOCATION! LOCATION ! Rarely available Orchid model is a Mediterranean inspired estate home w/ 5 beds, 4.5 baths and Bonus room! 3576 sq.ft. of high energy efficiency living, lots of room to roam!Welcoming front porch opens to foyer with 2 gathering rooms, 1/2 bath, and a 1st floor bedroom w/en-suite perfect for guest/in-laws.Chef inspired Kitchen w/large center island, granite counters, custom wood cabinetry, stainless steel appliances, desk/cafe area is truly the "Heart" of the home which flows perfectly into family room, and screened lanai w/stunning natural preserve views that offer tranquility & privacy. Upstairs features huge Master retreat w/en-suite, 2 additional bedrooms, 2 baths, and a bonus room/flex room perfect for a family. As you tour this beautiful home you will appreciate the designer light fixtures & fans, extra storage, security system, 2 A/C units w/ UV light system, in wall pest system. Saving you money as this is a certified energy efficient home.The latest Hurricane protection is part of this home guaranteeing low insurance rates.Residents love living here at University Groves small enclave of 47 homes w/ attractive maintenance free landscaping , Barreled tile roofs, paver driveways, & modest HOA fees!Located along University Parkway the major east-west corridor between Sarasota & Manatee counties. 10 mins from downtown Sarasota, upscale University Town Center the newest mega mall , SRQ airport, Restaurants, Ringling Museum, entertainment venues, bike to Starbucks!Come Live the DREAM!