ONE OF A KIND! Loaded with many upgrades this beautiful 3/2 Expanded Custom Emerald Model located on the golf course in 55+ Royal Highlands 24-hour gated community is your dream home! The updated eat-in kitchen features stainless steel appliances, 42 inch upgraded cabinets with pull out drawers and attractive crown molding, Corian countertops, built-in desk, pantry, 19 inch ceramic tile floor and a convenient breakfast bar. The remodeled master bedroom suite offers a spacious walk-in closet, new shower enclosure with seat, comfort height Corian dual sink vanity and a lovely ceramic tile floor. There is an inside laundry room with washer, dryer, overhead storage cabinet and shelf. Sliding doors in the great room lead to an enclosed lanai with acrylic windows & SunSetter motorized retractable awning. There is an adjoining cement patio where you and your guests will enjoy the spectacular golf views as you BBQ. Additional features include: NEW ROOF 2015, NEW CARRIER A/C AND FURNACE 2013, NEW THERMO-INSULATED WINDOWS 2010, NEW HOT WATER HEATER 2012, both guest bedrooms have built-in wall units and Murphy beds, security system, Kinetico water softener and home is wired for a generator. Two car garage with sliding screen door. All appliances are included and the Termite Bond is transferable to buyers. Royal Highlands is located within easy access to the FL Turnpike. Situated on 1, 092 acres of land this expertly planned resident owned community of 1500 homes boasts approximately 35 percent conservation land. This natural preserve is the habitat of waterfowl, native birds, and other wildlife. In addition there are 4 lakes, rolling hills with panoramic views, and an 18-hole Golf Course and restaurant, all adding to Royal Highlands' expansive feel. There are many amenities to offer homeowners including an outdoor pool and a heated indoor pool as well as over 100 clubs and common interest groups to choose from. Royal Highlands has 4 new pickleball courts.