About 1648 Starling Drive 202
Welcome to a true resort-style living experience, nestled within a vibrant tennis community surrounded by serene lakes. As you approach this charming home, a Mexican tile walkway leads you to a quaint front deck where you can savor the fresh air. Ascend the broad staircase to discover the inviting open concept living area. A mirrored wall brings the lush garden inside, creating an atmosphere of natural harmony. The lanai has been thoughtfully enclosed, seamlessly expanding your living space, and features a slider wall that allows you to embrace the outdoors at your leisure. Vaulted ceilings add a sense of spaciousness to the room, while the adjacent breakfast bar is perfect for entertaining. A dry bar at the top of the stairs ensures the flow of hospitality. The eat-in kitchen boasts porcelain tile floors, a slider for more natural light, and a striking contrast of white cabinetry with rich granite countertops and custom tile backsplash. Two bedrooms and the main bath with a soothing tub are just steps away down the hall. The laundry room impresses with ample cabinets and storage solutions. In the master bedroom, vaulted ceilings and an alcove with a custom-built desk area enhance the sense of luxury. The dressing area offers a built-in dresser and a cavernous walk-in closet with floor-to-ceiling storage. The master bath delights with a walk-in shower featuring a bench, a vanity complete with a built-in makeup table, and a mirrored surround. Additional storage is provided by the linen closet. The one-car garage offers attic storage, and a paver driveway with a guest lot conveniently across the street. The HOA takes care of numerous exterior maintenance tasks, including the roof, screens, windows, outside painting, driveway, and grounds. The Landings Racquet Club is your private haven, featuring 8 Har-Tru tennis courts, a pro shop, a swimming pool, a spa, a fitness center, three meeting rooms, and a library. The fitness center offers a variety of classes, and the community hosts an array of social, cultural, and educational events. A nature trail leads you to Roberts Bay, providing a tranquil escape into nature. Conveniently located near shopping, restaurants, Siesta Key Beach, and just a short drive to I-75, this home offers a harmonious blend of relaxation and convenience.