One or more photo(s) has been virtually staged. One or more photo(s) has been virtually staged. NORTHWEST BRADENTON SANCTUARY! ONE OF A KIND PROPERTY OFFERING ALMOST 6 ACRES IN THE HEART OF NW BRADENTON ONLY STEPS TO THE ROBINSON PRESERVE! There is truly not another estate like this in all of NW Bradenton! This gated estate offers the utmost in privacy appealing to discerning buyers looking for their own retreat. As soon as you drive thru the front gates past the lychee tree farm you will be captivated by the scenic setting of this home overlooking the large lake and gazebo. This beautiful 5 bedroom, 4.5 bathroom Tudor-style estate has been lovingly maintained over the years and offers unlimited potential. Gorgeous water views, expansive decks and terraces, and coveted privacy combine to complete a unique refuge. The interior embraces timeless elegance and classic architectural features to create a luxurious residence with wide picture windows offering water views and stately fireplaces that add an intimate touch to the room. With over 5,500 square feet of living space, you’ll have the flexibility for various room configurations to suit your needs. A well-appointed kitchen offers plenty of cabinet space and desk area and opens to a dinette well-suited for a corner dining set. Indulge in gourmet meals in the gorgeous, brightly illuminated formal dining room that will accommodate a large table plus room for a buffet and overlooks the lake. A beautiful library with built-in shelving and a bay window to the front make this a perfect space for studying or quiet reflection. The enormous master suite is fit for royalty, boasting an almost 400 sq ft bedroom with a double French door entry to the terrace. An ensuite bathroom includes a large soaking tub alcove and a separate standing shower. Each additional generous bedroom offers a sliding door entrance to a balcony. Perhaps one of the finest features of this home is the gazebo and deck on the lake where you can take in the serene sights right in your own slice of paradise. A piece of property this large lets the new owners envision multiple uses for this parcel, from additional structures to horse barns, to even subdividing the property up. Endless options and endless potential! The value in the location of this property cannot be overstated...located only minutes to the white sandy beaches of Anna Maria Island and a short distance to downtown St. Pete and the cultural & culinary arts of Sarasota. Walk or ride bikes to the Robinson Preserve, a 682-acre nature preserve offering trails, kayak launches, scenic lookouts and picnic areas. DO NOT WAIT ON THIS AMAZING OPPORTUNITY!