Exquisite water-view luxury detached villa is a true gem in the world of upscale real estate. Located in the prestigious Esplanade of Starkey Ranch, this home offers a perfect blend of elegance and functionality. With 2 bedrooms, 2 baths, and a study that can easily convert into a 3rd bedroom, this villa provides ample space for comfortable living. The great room features a stunning view of the sunsets with an elegant tray ceiling, a designer fan, and added recessed LED lighting. The open-concept design allows for a seamless flow between the living, dining, and kitchen areas, creating a bright and airy atmosphere. The kitchen is a chef's dream, with an abundance of storage drawers and a stainless-steel appliance suite, including a gas range, microwave, refrigerator, and dishwasher. The formal dining area adds a touch of elegance with its tray ceiling and designer lighting. Crown molding and wood look tile throughout! The office/study can serve as a third bedroom. The owner's suite offers a tranquil retreat, overlooking the picturesque expansive pond views through beautiful architectural feature windows with added room for a sitting area. The ensuite bathroom boasts added custom cabinetry, frameless glass shower, dual sinks, and a separate water closet. The closet is thoughtfully designed with custom shelving for maximum storage. Your new lanai is extended and screened in for enjoying those evening sunsets. On the other side of the villa, you'll find a spacious secondary bedroom with a walk-in closet with custom shelving, and another full bathroom. The laundry room, conveniently located near the garage, comes equipped with a washer, dryer, and more custom cabinetry for maximum storage. The garage is a true standout, featuring a 4' structural extension for additional storage space, epoxy coating on the floor, and built-in custom cabinets. The garage door, equipped with a belt drive opener, is both functional and secure. Tile roof. Custom landscaping, HOA fee covers all exterior landscaping. Nestled within Starkey Ranch, this gated neighborhood offers resort-style amenities, and a convenient location near shops, parks, and beaches. The home is practically new, meets the latest building codes, and doesn't require flood insurance. Enjoy trails, pools, parks, and more. Walking distance to Publix, schools, and library. Close to beaches, Tampa International Airport, and great schools.