Property Description

Magnificent lakefront residence, located in an exclusive gated enclave on the highly coveted eastern shore of Scott Lake, and boasting jaw dropping views from the moment you enter! Designed and remodeled by two well respected area architects, (Mike Furr and later Gerry Trout of Straughn & Trout, PA), the home takes advantage of the natural light and the amazing sunsets, that can be enjoyed from several rooms throughout the house. From the moment you enter, the love bestowed upon the home is deeply apparent, as it has been exceptionally well maintained and beautifully updated, is equipped with many thoughtful amenities, and is only on the market for the first time in 17 years! From the double door entry, the formal foyer with a formal sitting area to the left, has been opened up to allow a beautiful view out to Scott Lake. Step down into a formal dining room with gleaming solid wide plank cherry floors and a gas burning fireplace, and enjoy the views from the large windows overlooking the lake. Just a step up to the left is an enormous Great Room, also equipped with a wood burning fireplace, with wood beams sourced from the 1735 Savannah docks, plenty of windows overlooking the lake, and French Doors leading out to the back deck and boat house. (A fantastic spot for entertaining and enjoying Florida’s gorgeous sunsets). The layout of the home allows for ease of entertaining from hosting charity events to social gatherings, but also boasts a charm that makes the home comfortable for family get togethers. The centrally located kitchen (just updated in December 2021), is equipped with a Thermador 6-burner gas cooktop, Thermador double wall oven and warming drawer, Sub-Zero refrigerator, Dishwasher is a chef’s dream, and boasts French limestone flooring and quartz countertops. It also features a spacious breakfast bar and was opened to the Great Room to allow for beautiful vistas of the lake as well. The layout of the kitchen is wonderfully practical with plenty of counter space for parties or for baking during the holidays. From the formal areas, a large hall leads you to the west end of the home, where a powder room, and exercise room a second laundry room and The large Master Suite has French Doors leading to a private screened lanai overlooking the lake, a wood burning fireplace, a large Master Bath with separate vanities, a large soaking tub, a steam shower, a private water closet, and two walk in closets, completely outfitted. The Powder Room, Exercise Room, a second Laundry Room, The Guest Suite, located at the East end, adjacent to eh kitchen, is perfect for family from out of town or as a teenager’s retreat, and features a bedroom, a sitting room (which could easily be converted into an additional bedroom), and has its own exterior entrance door. Come see all the heart stopping views from several angles – across the great room or through the formal dining room – no matter the time of day.

: Heat Pump, Central
: Central Air
: Water, Trees/woods
: Gated Community, Security System, Secured Garage / Parking
: Covered, Front Porch, Rear Porch, Screened, Deck, Patio
: Shingle
Additional Details
Steve Strickland
: Refrigerator, Dishwasher, Disposal, Cooktop, Range Hood, Built-in Oven, Water Purifier, Exhaust Fan, Gas Water Heater
: Contemporary
: Block
From Lakeland Highlands rd turn west onto lake Seward rd around the curve community will be on the left from So Florida Ave turnrneast on Lake Miriam drive right on Live Oak community will be on the right
: Outdoor Grill, Lighting, Irrigation System
: Wood Burning
: Ceramic Tile, Wood
: Slab
: Walk-in Closet(s), Ceiling Fans(s), High Ceilings, Stone Counters, Open Floorplan, Solid Surface Counters, Solid Wood Cabinets, Thermostat, L Dining, Master Bedroom Main Floor
: Inside, Laundry Room
: Two
: Cul-de-sac, Oversized Lot, Street Dead-end, Paved, Private
: Driveway, Off Street, Garage Door Opener, Boat, Garage Faces Side, Covered, Circular Driveway, Golf Cart Parking, Ground Level
: Septic Tank
: Heated, Above Ground
: Electricity Connected, Public, Phone Available, Bb/hs Internet Available, Cable Available, Street Lights, Electricity Available, Water Connected, Propane
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: Lake
Map Details
W82° 3' 59.8''
N27° 57' 53.3''
33813 - Lakeland



4 Bedrooms
4 Bathrooms
6,145 Sqft
Listing ID #MFRL4929949
Basic Details
Property Type : Residential
Listing ID : MFRL4929949
Price : $2,410,000
Bedrooms : 4
Bathrooms : 4
Half Bathrooms : 1
Square Footage : 6,145 Sqft
Year Built : 1983
Lot Size : 24,394 Sqft
Property Sub Type : Single Family Residence
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