Located in the maintenance-free neighborhood of Leopard Creek in Country Club East, this custom Lee Wetherington residence boasts stunning curb appeal with lush landscaping and gorgeous lake views. Featuring over 2300 sq.ft, this custom residence features three beds, an office, two baths and is well-appointed with tray ceilings, extensive crown moldings, plantation shutters, & neutral porcelain tile flooring throughout the living areas. Kitchen offers granite counters, quality wood cabinetry with soft close drawers, decorative tile backsplash, stainless appliances including a 5 burner gas cooktop with vented hood, built-in oven and microwave, two pantries, and separate cafe area with aquarium window. The spacious owner's suite has engineered hard wood floors, sitting area with sliders providing private access to the lanai and three walk-in closets, while the bath offers separate vanities, bathtub and large walk-in shower. Featuring a double step tray ceiling with rope lighting, the main living area has a wall of sliders that open to the covered lanai with matching tile flooring blending indoor an outdoor living seamlessly. Lanai is a peaceful retreat with an inviting saltwater pool surrounded by brick pavers and tranquil water views. Additional upgrades include cabinetry & overhead storage racks in the garage, new HVAC and tankless water heater in 2019, custom accordion hurricane shutters, impact windows in front of home, and a new Generac generator in 2021. Lakewood Ranch Golf & Country Club membership is optional and offers several levels of membership. Additionally, Country Club East provides residents with the privacy of gated-community living, three community pools, fitness center and the benefit of easy accessibility to everything you need from family-friendly & gourmet restaurants to exceptional shopping and entertainment.