An equestrian paradise surrounded by nature, wildlife, and miles of horse trails in the Myakka Valley Ranches community! This gorgeous country setting features over five fully-fenced acres, a horse-friendly barn (20x72) with three stalls and closed-in feed and tack room, and a pool with an expansive patio and screened lanai. Inside the two-story residence are four bedrooms, two and one-half bathrooms, formal dining and living rooms, a family room, converted garage/gym, and an office/flex space. Crown molding, new carpeting, large windows, and ample closet space are all found throughout the home; recent updates include: metal roof (4 years), septic tank (2016), and A/C units (2017). The light-filled master bedroom suite, situated on the second-level along with the three guest bedrooms, has two walk-in closets and an en-suite bathroom with a walk-in shower. Head outdoors and soak-in the warmth and sunshine while resting poolside or cool-off by taking a dip in the sparkling pool. Myakka Valley Ranches provides enjoyable amenities ranging from community clubs (Book, Saddle, Ladies Night, etc..) to the trails and two waterfront parks-- bring your kayak for a trip around the lake. Myakka River State Park, one of the oldest and largest state parks, borders MVR and has an abundance of outdoor activities such as boating, freshwater fishing, canoeing, kayaking, hiking trails, safari tram tours, and even scenic lake tours. Downtown Sarasota, local beaches and attractions are within a thirty-minute drive or less!