The epitome of luxurious living in a coveted Sarasota location, this grand custom-designed estate home sits on private lush grounds on the banks of the North Creek, and is nestled in one of the few remaining pristine natural preserves in Oaks Bayside. The picturesque park-like setting is complemented by incredible interiors that await you in the original architect-designed residence and guesthouse brought to life by the area's finest custom homebuilder. Perfectly suited to accommodate both your versatile active Florida lifestyle and diverse entertaining needs, this exquisite property suits the most discerning tastes inside and out. Be awed by the finest finishes, amenities and examples of quality craftsmanship at every turn which include Philippine shell stone, Jerusalem marble and bamboo flooring, rich granite and travertine counters, Bird's eye maple cabinets, premium stainless appliances, high-end electronics, distinctive built-ins, and too many other refinements to mention. In addition to the 4400+ sq ft main house is a separate 2-story, 1300 sq ft guesthouse with an office, morning kitchen, exercise room, and walls of windows showcasing beautiful tree-top views. Relax or entertain in style in the unique tumbled marble caged pool pavilion with a built-in outdoor grill, areas for lounging, and a sophisticated outdoor lighting system that adds drama to the ambiance. All this a secure gated community, in a tropical golf and tennis paradise, The Oaks Club -- South Sarasota's most exclusive country club.