Drastic price reduction! LIVE in the Highlands, the crown jewel of The Meadows, and enjoy this luxuriously updated pool home! One of only 12 estate homes in the Longview enclave, this stately 3-bedroom plus den home is move-in ready, perfect for entertaining as well as enjoying Florida living every day. It will pamper you with high ceilings, natural light and gorgeous updates including hand-scraped Brazilian cherry floors, a gourmet kitchen with granite countertops, stainless appliances, built-in double oven and breakfast bar, elegant square fluted columns in the foyer, 3 en suite bedrooms plus a flexible-use Florida room overlooking the spacious lanai with pool and spa. All, adorned with golf course views and a short golf-cart ride to the Club. With a five-star location, resort lifestyle and on 1,650 park-like acres, The Meadows is a tranquil forested oasis just 15 minutes from downtown Sarasota. It's home to 14 miles of trails, Jr. Olympic pool, fitness center, dining venues, fun-filled activities, three golf courses and 16 Har-Tru lighted tennis courts. Plus, near some of the country's most beautiful beaches, world-class arts and culture, restaurants, entertainment and shopping, and just 2 miles from the mall at University Town Center: a world-class fashion and dining destination. New tile roof in 2010, new A/C in 2013.