The best of both worlds! Enjoy this immaculately kept spacious home in the gated enclave of Hawks Harbor just minutes from downtown & a short drive to Gulf beaches. Located on a double lot, this home looks out onto an oversized yard w/5 mature black olive Shady Lady trees. This home offers a deeded boat slip & a dock located just a short walk to the neighborhood marina w/direct access to Sarasota Bay and no bridges to bay. Upon entry, the 1st level is illuminated w/natural lighting from the many windows & French glass doors with access to the wrap around terrace. The open living room, includes a wood burning fireplace, volume ceilings and leads into the spacious dining area & kitchen. The kitchen includes stainless steel appliances, granite countertops, an island & custom stylish backsplash. The 1st level also includes a full BA & a 3rd BR or office. The 2nd level features a substantial master BR w/an open bonus room! Turn the bonus room into a generous walk-in closet, or workspace. Additional upgrades include hickory hardwood flooring, central vacuum, intercom system, & irrigation system. There is a phenomenal space for a glass elevator, if you should wish one. The 2nd level includes a 2nd en-suite BR w/copious storage. The top floor features a windowed cupola that leads to an outdoor balcony, perfect for overlooking the abundant landscape and glowing sunsets. Seller including 1 full year of lawn maintenance starting after purchase! Hawks Harbor is located conveniently to all that Sarasota has to offer, including the famous John Ringling Museum, short drive to downtown Sarasota w/world famous dining, shopping, farmers markets, art festivals, events and more!