This beautiful home on 8 acres not only offers you a retreat from the pressures of work, it will make a statement about the success you've achieved. This 8 acre country estate in North Lakeland was remodeled in 2009 to highlight an updated kitchen, classical moldings and high ceilings. The professionally landscaped grounds feature mature oak trees that offer plenty of shade as well as two stocked fishing ponds. The detached office gives you a quiet place to get work done while the detached three car garage and two car carport are perfect for storing that custom car or water toy. As you walk in the front door you'll notice the high ceilings and the many windows that bathe the house with light. The dining room's wooden ceiling beams and wood floors along with the stately fireplace all work to set the mood for entertaining. The living room is large and well lit and features a built in projector television with drop down screen that's great for movie night. Relax in the sunroom looking out onto the pool area then head outside for some sun on the pool deck Outdoor entertaining is brilliantly easy with your professional outdoor kitchen and bar featuring all built in high end stainless appliances, full sink and granite counter tops and even a giant screen television that your guests will love. Add a little extra something to your next evening pool party by lighting the fireplace and watching the dancing flames as you relax in the pool or sit poolside and talk. Granite counter tops, a built in big screen television, Viking range and a built in fridge are just some of the things you'll love about your kitchen. Modeled after a country manors kitchen with a cast iron sink, solid wood island counter top with breakfast bar and kitchen office, this may be the one room in the house that brings everyone together. Retreat into the master suite and you'll be tempted to never leave. With solid wood floors, high ceilings adorned with crown molding and large windows overlooking the pool and grounds this large suite will make you think you're in a country villa. Watch the flames dance in the fireplace or step out onto the balcony overlooking the estate and you'll feel as though the world has gone away. The large en suite with his and hers lavatories, his and hers closets, walk in shower and step up garden tub will give you plenty of room for privacy and convenience. The makeup station is well lit and roomy. The large windows allow for plenty of natural light and give this an even grander feel.