The best buy in award winning Pelican Cove, priced so you can update and create the perfect home of your own in paradise! This rare second floor 3 bedroom model features 1770 sq ft of living space, one of the largest in the community. The open floor plan with the sunny & bright Florida room boasts loads of storage in and out. The first floor features a bedroom with large walk-in closet and a full bath with a walk-in shower along with a roomy utility closet and extra storage under the stairway. Upstairs you'll find two large bedrooms and a bath, soaring ceilings and clerestory windows which allow for abundant natural light to flow through. The enormous lanai off the large bedroom upstairs has a lovely garden setting and a peek a boo view of the bay. The laundry area is found upstairs on the lanai for your convenience. A recent update has been made to the electrical panel and the hot water heater was changed in '09. The community is rich in amenities including 3 clubhouses, 6 heated swimming pools, hot tub, 4 lighted tennis courts, a harbour w/ 85 slips available at a nominal fee, 3 kayak launches w/ storage, basketball & shuffleboard courts. You'll love the fitness room, photo lab, library & miles of jogging & biking trails. If arts & crafts interest you, enjoy the art, sculpture & woodworking studios. PC University offers classes on varying subjects creating a cultural & intellectual learning environment. Close to #1 Siesta Key beach and the fabulous dining & entertainment venues Sarasota is famous for!