PRICE REDUCTION! If you are looking for a place that truly feels at home, you've found it in desirable Gulf Gate Woods! This gorgeous 3 bed/2 bath split-plan home screams pride of ownership! The first thing you'll notice when you enter the home is the beautiful inlaid architectural design in the ceiling of the main living area. The totally open floor plan has diagonal porcelain tiles throughout with comfy carpet in the bedrooms. The renovated eat-in kitchen has granite counter-tops, newer cabinets, new refrigerator, new dishwasher, and new disposal. The over-sized family/dining room combo has a large french-door slider leading to your private lanai where you can relax overlooking your beautiful backyard with white picket fence; perfect for your fur babies to run! Exterior updates include fresh paint in April 2018, all new soffit & fascia, and a new HVAC system with humidistat was installed in 2014; with all duct-work recently cleaned. The low-maintenance exterior has a rock garden yard that will keep you from having to mow during the long hot summer months and save you precious dollars on irrigation! This home is conveniently located minutes from Costco Wholesale, Sarasota Square Mall, and walking distance from Gulf Gate Library. Centrally located between several of Florida's most gorgeous gulf beaches, including the #1 rated beach in the USA, SIESTA KEY BEACH! Be sure to check out our VIRTUAL TOUR!