Expansive Golf Course Views are the backdrop for this spacious 4 Bed, 3 Bath, 2 Car Garage POOL HOME situated in the "Maintenance Freeâ€� neighborhood Orchid Island ~ located within the gates of the exclusive Lakewood Ranch Country Club. Features: 2,695 SF, highly-desired Southern Exposure, Coffered Ceilings, Crown Molding, Wainscoting, (NEW!) Stainless Steel & Gas Appliances, Outdoor Grill, Heated Pool, Oversized Garage, and a ground floor potential In-Law Suite complete with a Walk-In Closet & full Bath. *Note this room is currently set up as an office - built-in desks can easily be removed. The ground floor Master Bedroom includes 2 lg Walk-In Closets and an extra seating area w/ views to the pool & golf course. OPEN FLOOR PLAN w/ Great Room, Kitchen & Dinette open to sliders leading to the Pool, Lanai and BBQ area â€“ all w/ stunning views of the Cypress Links Golf Course. The entire first floor FEELS like a One-Story home because of spacious design & high ceilings. A beautiful curved staircase leads upstairs to 2 Large Guest Bedrooms & full Bathroom. Orchid Island features a community pool & spa. The $550 quarterly dues INCLUDE all your lawn & landscape maintenance! The Lakewood Ranch Country Club offers OPT'L MEMBERSHIPS for Golf, Tennis, Fitness & Social. Lakewood Ranch is a master-planned suburb of Sarasota, convenient to world class beaches; waterfront dining; UTC mall & boutique shopping; A-Rated Schools & Academies; Cultural & Performing Arts; and more!