This waterfront home (with private boat dock) is located in a gated community, only five miles from downtown Sarasota, and provides deep water access to Sarasota Bay and Gulf of Mexico. The property's private dock is nestled amongst mangroves in a private setting. The property is located in the exclusive private Hawks Harbor gated community. From the entry way it opens up to an iron staircase and two story open foyer representing some of the European influences. The elevator provides convenient access to the first, second and third floors. Views of the water through the mangroves can be captured from second and third floor terraces, kitchen, and great room. The pool area offers all the privacy one might desire surrounded by tropical foliage with mangrove trees in the distance, backed by a built in bar overlooking the pool area with direct access into the bottom level of the residence. Beyond the pool, just a short stroll through the mangroves on the residence's private dock providing access to Bay, ICW, and Gulf. Additionally, current owner has put in over $120,000 in upgrades and renovations.