Ancient Oak and Spanish Moss frame The Bimini VI, custom-designed and built to the highest standards by Arthur Rutenberg Homes. Lush tropical foliage surrounds the over ½ acre estate, and from almost every room in the house you are treated to spectacular views of the pool, spa, and emerald green fairways. Soaring 12’ ceilings greet you the moment you enter the Living Room while large sliders are found in all main living areas including the Owner’s Suite, giving the lucky owner unobstructed views of the sparkling blue pool & spa, with the golf course beckoning just beyond the spacious backyard. 4 roomy bedrooms, split into 3 separate wings, plus 4 ½ bathrooms and a den as well as an enormous laundry room, make this 4,061’ u/air home perfect for the family wanting their privacy and space while providing large gathering areas for family time as well. Overlooking the Family Room (12’ ceilings) complete with wood burning Fireplace, the Kitchen has been beautifully updated with high-end custom cabinets, stainless steel appliances including a wine refrigerator, granite countertops, pendant lighting, and a large center island. Sliders lead to the pool (freshly painted pool deck) from the morning room, so it’s easy to enjoy one’s meals al-fresco. There is also a summer kitchen, perfect for grilling up a steak for hungry friends and family. The Owner’s Suite boasts 12’ ceilings, His & Her custom closets, and an updated bathroom that includes a garden tub, roomy walk-in shower, and a bidet. Travertine and hand-scraped wood flooring are found throughout the home, the library has custom built-ins to help you organize your office, and right off the den is an updated 1/2 bath. Parking is no problem at this home with the ENORMOUS (24’x41’) side load 3 car garage that also includes a golf cart bay plus there is also a large outdoor parking area and sidewalk set off by herringbone pattern brick pavers. In addition to all of the top-notch upgrades in the home, A BRAND NEW ROOF was installed in 2019! Nighttime is spectacular here, as this home includes a full nightscape up-lighting package that gently illuminates the ancient oak trees. It’s easy to fall in love with Laurel Oak, as the grounds offer 800+ acres of unparalleled beauty, the community enjoys a 24 hour staffed gate, and there is always the option to join the Laurel Oak Country Club which includes two 18-hole golf courses, an Olympic size heated pool, a gorgeous clubhouse with dining, 12 Har-Tru tennis courts, pickleball, a golf shop plus attended locker rooms. Laurel Oak CC members also enjoy reciprocity with the Bird Key Yacht Club, well known for boating, tennis, fitness, dining & social events. Laurel Oak is located only 2 miles from I-75, minutes to Doctors Hospital, the world-famous sugar-white sands of Siesta Key beach, downtown Sarasota, The UTC Mall, Benderson Park and so much more!