Prime Location! Rarely available, this move-in ready, open floor plan 3 bedroom, 2 bath home built in 2001 is located in the coveted and idyllic Grove Heights neighborhood, just one block from the #1 rated Southside Elementary School, close to Sarasota Memorial Hospital, and a short walk to the vibrant Southside Village, home to Morton's Gourmet Market, great restaurants and shops. Upon entering, you will immediately feel at home as bright natural light floods the all tile dining and great room with built-in entertainment center, plus bonus room, all with 10' ceilings & a great view of the completely private, lushly landscaped and fenced yard with paver patio and room for a pool. The kitchen features granite counters, maple cabinetry, and a newer stainless appliance package. Enjoy the privacy of a split floor plan design that features a master bedroom retreat that boasts new carpet, lanai access, his and her walk-in closets and a beautiful master bath complete with dual sinks, natural stone counters, walk-in glass/tile shower and jetted tub. Two large guest bedrooms and a nicely appointed guest bath with natural stone counters, and lanai access sit on the opposite side of the residence from the master. The laundry room with an abundance of storage is located just off the kitchen for easy everyday access. Ample closet storage, custom built-ins, new carpets, fresh neutral paint throughout, and crown molding. Circular driveway plus 2 car over-sized side entry garage with built-in storage on all three sides. Just minutes to downtown, or the world class beaches of Siesta Key. The convenient and peaceful location of this desirable West of Trail property makes it the perfect place to call home.