5515 Scott View Lane Lakeland, FL 33813
Magnificent lakefront residence, located in an exclusive gated enclave on the highly coveted eastern shore of Scott Lake, and boasting jaw dropping views from the moment you enter! Designed and remodeled by two well respected area architects, (Mike Furr and later Gerry Trout of Straughn & Trout, PA), the home takes advantage of the natural light and the amazing sunsets, that can be enjoyed from several rooms throughout the house. From the moment you enter, the love bestowed upon the home is deeply apparent, as it has been exceptionally well maintained and beautifully updated, is equipped with many thoughtful amenities, and is only on the market for the first time in 17 years! From the double door entry, the formal foyer with a formal sitting area to the left, has been opened up to allow a beautiful view out to Scott Lake. Step down into a formal dining room with gleaming solid wide plank cherry floors and a gas burning fireplace, and enjoy the views from the large windows overlooking the lake. Just a step up to the left is an enormous Great Room, also equipped with a wood burning fireplace, with wood beams sourced from the 1735 Savannah docks, plenty of windows overlooking the lake, and French Doors leading out to the back deck and boat house. (A fantastic spot for entertaining and enjoying Florida’s gorgeous sunsets). The layout of the home allows for ease of entertaining from hosting charity events to social gatherings, but also boasts a charm that makes the home comfortable for family get togethers. The centrally located kitchen (just updated in December 2021), is equipped with a Thermador 6-burner gas cooktop, Thermador double wall oven and warming drawer, Sub-Zero refrigerator, Dishwasher is a chef’s dream, and boasts French limestone flooring and quartz countertops. It also features a spacious breakfast bar and was opened to the Great Room to allow for beautiful vistas of the lake as well. The layout of the kitchen is wonderfully practical with plenty of counter space for parties or for baking during the holidays. From the formal areas, a large hall leads you to the west end of the home, where a powder room, and exercise room a second laundry room and The large Master Suite has French Doors leading to a private screened lanai overlooking the lake, a wood burning fireplace, a large Master Bath with separate vanities, a large soaking tub, a steam shower, a private water closet, and two walk in closets, completely outfitted. The Powder Room, Exercise Room, a second Laundry Room, The Guest Suite, located at the East end, adjacent to eh kitchen, is perfect for family from out of town or as a teenager’s retreat, and features a bedroom, a sitting room (which could easily be converted into an additional bedroom), and has its own exterior entrance door. Come see all the heart stopping views from several angles - across the great room or through the formal dining room - no matter the time of day.
|a week ago||Listing updated with changes from the MLS|
|3 months ago||Listing first seen online|