BOND PAID! RARE FIND--POND FRONT--DESIGNER 3 bedroom, 2 bath, 2 car garage--Whispering Pine. Come fall in love with this PRIVATE SANCTUARY ON AMELIA POND! Expansive 180 DEGREE VIEW OF POND AND PRIVACY; BIRD LIFE AND NATURE AT IT’S FINEST; WITH STUNNING SUNSETS! You will thoroughly enjoy the 240 SQUARE FEET of ADDITIONAL LIVING SPACE within the GLASS (Category 2 rated) ENCLOSED LANAI, including a Mitsubishi MINI-SPLIT for year-round comfort, overlooking the NATURAL OASIS IN YOUR BACKYARD! You also have a 12’ x 12’ SCREENED BIRDCAGE, offering the best of both worlds! The $35K of SUPERIOR LANDSCAPING including LIGHTING for the Queen Anne and Robellini Palms has been exquisitely planned and executed for their various bloom seasons! As you enter through the welcoming SCREENED ENTRY & LEADED GLASS DOOR, the OPEN FLOORPLAN offers an OPEN KITCHEN with GAS COOKING, HIGH QUALITY APPLIANCES, CORIAN countertops with its nonporous anti-microbial properties, the sleek SEAMLESS MOLDED SINK, as well as PULL-OUT’S in the cabinets and the lovely dining area w/BAY WINDOW & VIEWS; CROWN MOLDING throughout; CUSTOM CORNICE; VOLUME CEILINGS; TILE ON THE DIAGONAL throughout the living areas; UPGRADED LAMINATE in the spacious 14’ x 15’ Master Bedroom w/in suite bath featuring a double vanity with walk-in shower; the pocket door leading to the GUEST SUITE w/12’ x 10’ second bedroom and guest bath; and a third 14’ x 10’ bedroom/den with lovely FRENCH DOORS. This ENERGY EFFICIENT HOME has an UPGRADED 21 SEER HIGH EFFICIENCY HVAC (2016) & NATURAL GAS equipped DRYER, HEAT & HOT WATER TANK; INSIDE LAUNDRY ROOM w/additional BUILT-IN CABINETS; spacious attic storage w/pull-down stairs; additional cabinetry in the garage; custom hand painted decorative driveway; SOLAR TUBES; CEILING FANS AND MORE… LOCATION, LOCATION, LOCATION—this home is located on a quiet street (no through traffic); 6 minutes from Lake Sumter Landing; 4 minutes from Colony Plaza and 466A; and 10 minutes from Brownwood Paddock Square! See attached video link.