Welcome to Deer Creek, a premiere gated-community in Palmer Ranch. Distinguished by its lovely tree lined streets, serene lakes and numerous natural preserves. A beautiful setting framed in a canopy of mature trees, built by Lee Wetherington Homes, an award winning builder, this residence sits on a private preserve lot that backs to Catfish Creek. Leaded glass double entry doors offer immediate views to the screed lanai with lush greenery, majestic Oaks and mature Palms. Updated for today’s lifestyle and tastes, this 3 Bedroom, 4 Full Baths, Home Office and Extra Bonus room has all the space you need to work from home and then Play at home! The kitchen focuses on a cook space where it is easy to multi-task and enjoy family and friends. Lots of cabinetry for organized storage, and counter space for prep; newer stainless appliances including a Wolf Gas Range, Bosch Dishwasher and trash compactor. An island with a deep stainless farmhouse sink and warm wood panels compliment the design choices. Kitchen is extended with a cozy, sunny nook for casual dining. Enjoy formal meals in the dining room and relax in the home’s formal Living Room. Multiple access points to the covered lanai and screened pool seamlessly blend the indoors with the exterior. A very large Master Suite features His and Hers walk-in closet and dressing area that opens into a spacious bathroom with private water closet, walk-in shower and jetted spa tub. The preferred split bedroom layout also offers a Home Office with D=double French Doors, built in bookcase and storage cabinets. The Laundry is ready for use with cabinets, wall shelving, and Maytag Washer/ Dryer included in sale. A beautiful 865 sq ft bonus room was added in 2002- complete with Full Bath and access to the lanai- this space offers a multitude of uses- it’s the perfect space to entertain; watch a movie or Happy Hour at home with friends – this is destined to be the favorite room in the house! Significant investment and regular maintenance has kept the home in A-1 condition. The roof was replaced in 2014, new AC systems (3) in 2012, kitchen updates in 2008, re-piped in 2006, and a pool cage in 2002. Deer Creek is a community known for being dedicated to preserving grounds and maintaining property values. They are equally committed to a secure environment, the main gate has year round staffing, and a secondary gate is for “residents only” with a barcode decal access. Just outside the entrance you will find great shopping, the Legacy Trail and a state-of-the art YMCA and Selby Aquatic Center. Just minutes from your door are the world renowned Siesta Key and Nokomis Beaches, the community is centrally located and in A-Rated school districts, with close proximity to I-75. Are you seeking an active lifestyle? Various resident committees provide a wide range of opportunities for activities, interaction with neighbors and social and cultural events. Look no further, you have found the perfect place to call home on Florida’s Gulf Coast.