Introducing the epitome of luxury living in the prestigious Esplanade gated neighborhood within Starkey Ranch. Welcome to the exquisite Lazio model, crafted by Taylor Morrison, offering an exceptional one-story layout with unrivaled elegance. This remarkable home boasts 3 bedrooms, a dedicated office, dining room, great room, 3 baths, extended kitchen, extended covered lanai, and a breathtaking sunset water view. Prepare to be captivated as this residence fulfills your every desire and more. As you step inside through the upgraded full light door with side lights, you are greeted by a grand foyer. To the left, the first bedroom and bathroom provide a private retreat for guests. Continuing on, you'll discover the spacious office featuring pocket doors and ample room for productivity. The gourmet kitchen, expanded during the build, showcases additional square footage and another sliding door. The oversized island is a chef's delight, perfect for entertaining. With a natural gas cooktop, double convection oven and microwave combo, French Door refrigerator, stainless dishwasher, and stylish shaker cabinetry, this kitchen is truly a culinary masterpiece. Adjacent to the kitchen, the great room offers panoramic views of the extended lanai, which was thoughtfully enlarged during construction. This outdoor oasis is equipped with plumbing, gas, and electric connections, making it ideal for creating your dream outdoor kitchen. Prepare to be mesmerized by the awe-inspiring sunsets that grace this home every evening, providing an unparalleled view that will take your breath away. The owner's suite is strategically positioned to overlook this stunning vista and features a cozy spot for a small sitting area, thanks to the architectural bay window. The owner's ensuite is a sanctuary of relaxation, featuring an oversized shower, dual sinks, a water closet, and a spacious walk-in closet. Tucked away in its own hallway, the third bedroom boasts an ensuite bath, ensuring privacy for family or guests. The laundry room offers convenient cabinetry, a stainless sink, and a drop zone for added functionality. The washer and dryer are included with the home for your convenience. Additionally, all window treatments and the great room TV are conveyed with the property. With 8' doors, tray ceilings, and upgraded luxury laminate floors, every inch of this home exudes elegance. 4' garage extension adds more storage room! The exterior and interior have been newly painted, enhancing its overall appeal. The garage door, equipped with a belt drive opener, provides both functionality and security, while the tile roof adds a touch of sophistication. Custom landscaping surrounds the property, and the HOA fee covers all exterior landscaping needs. Nestled within Starkey Ranch, this exclusive gated neighborhood offers resort-style amenities, ensuring a lifestyle of luxury and convenience. Explore the trails, take a refreshing dip in the pools, and enjoy the numerous parks within reach. The community is conveniently located near shops, parks, and stunning beaches, allowing you to make the most of the vibrant surroundings. Notably, this home is practically new, constructed in compliance with the latest building codes, and does not require flood insurance. Its prime location in close proximity to Publix, schools, and the library, making everyday errands a breeze. Tampa International Airport is just a short distance away. Be sure to view the virtual tour video.