If you love to entertain your friends & family, then this HOME is for you! This lovely 3 BR / 2 BA / EXTENDED 2 Car Garage, HAMMOCK Cottage home features an OPEN CONCEPT floor plan w/ coveted REAR PRIVACY provided by a villa wall. Located in the VILLAGE of TAMARIND GROVE, this cozy home is located midway between Lake Sumter Landing & Brownwood town squares and is very close to the “up & coming” CR 466A commercial corridor with the Trailwinds Village for all of your everyday conveniences. Within 10 minutes, you could be traveling on the Florida Turnpike to get to wonderful destinations like Walt Disney World, the fabulous Mall at Millenia in Orlando, or beaches on the Gulf of Mexico & Atlantic Ocean! Of course, you will have the unmatched leisure amenities of the VILLAGES LIFESTYLE w/ the TAMARIND GROVE Neighborhood Rec Center within 500 feet from your front door. The Sterling Heights Village RC & the Seabreeze Regional RC are w/in a 5 min ride away. The Southern Star & Yankee Clipper Executive golf courses are also nearby. After a full day of leisure activities, you will come home to your “comfortable” personal sanctuary on a quiet street. This home’s CURB APPEAL is quite inviting w/ MATURE palm trees, ROCK FILLED landscaping beds surrounded by elevated STONE HARDSCAPING, and an EXPANDED, COVERED FRONT PORCH. The porch provides the perfect place to visit w/ your neighbors. The front entry is graced w/ a colorful pineapple, decorated glass insert and a matching sidelight panel. A retractable SCREEN FRONT DOOR also allows for cross ventilation during the balmy Florida winters. Once inside, you will love the grand size, OPEN CONCEPT of the main LA w/ VAULTED CEILINGS. This flowing floor plan is perfect for entertaining! The kitchen sports beautiful MAPLE WOOD CABINETS w/ LED UNDERLIGHTING & PULL-OUT WOOD drawers, an ISLAND which doubles as a breakfast bar & more workspace, BEVELED edge laminate countertops, SS appliances, ceiling fan to keep cool while cooking, and a CLOSET PANTRY (w/ LED lighting). The DINING ROOM area is quite spacious and would easily accommodate a large family for holiday dinners. NATURAL LIGHT abounds through the SLIDING GLASS DOORS which leads to the highly desirable EAST FACING, SCREEN ENCLOSED LANAI w/ REAR PRIVACY! The lanai layout provides adequate space for anything you can possibly desire - alfresco dining, afternoon cocktails w/ friends, or even a relaxing afternoon nap under two swirling, ceiling fans in your future hammock swing! The possibilities are endless! And, there is an extensive rear FLAGSTONE PATIO adjacent to the REAR PRIVACY villa wall, which will be your outdoor haven for sure! Back inside, the ample sized MASTER SUITE is sure to impress with CATHEDRAL ceilings, plenty of NATURAL LIGHT, an ENSUITE MASTER BATH, and a LARGE walk-in closet w/ CUSTOM ORGANIZATION. The Ensuite MASTER BATH has DUAL sinks plus a private water closet & WALK-IN SHOWER behind a POCKET DOOR. Down the main hallway lies the INTERIOR LAUNDRY, two “true” BR’s w/ closets, and a GUEST BATH. The GUEST BATH has a TUB/SHOWER COMBO, single sink/vanity, and a COMFORT HEIGHT TOILET. BR #2 has lovely, built-in GLASS STORAGE CABINETS and a FULL SIZE MURPHY BED wall unit. Other notable features include: Irrigation system, WHOLE HOUSE surge protector, SECURITY SYSTEM, DOUBLE PANE windows, attic pull down stairs, & termite bond. Better grab this home soon! Call today for your private showing - virtual or live! Bond Balance ~$17,040.