Welcome to this extraordinary custom two-story colonial pool home located in the gated community of Longwood Place, sitting on just under a half-acre of beautiful "Old Florida" landscaping with a circular driveway. You won't lack space with the impressive 5 bedrooms, 4 1/2 baths this home offers. The home has a new roof as of 2020, new HVAC units installed in 2020 and 2021, a new pool heater and is laced with detailed workmanship. When you enter the home, you'll notice key features such as crown molding throughout, hand scraped acacia flooring in some areas, storage underneath the stairway, a laundry chute, a central vacuum system, a large formal dining room, a wood-burning fireplace in the oversized living room, and seating at the dinette with views overlooking the pool and amazing landscaping. The primary suite offers a balcony attached with stairs leading down to the heated pool and built-ins located in the walk-in closet. The kitchen hosts an island, solid oak cabinetry, hardwood flooring, a large pantry with extra storage space, a wine chiller and reverse osmosis system. Work from home with ease in the large office/flex room featuring French doors that lead to the pool area. Outside you can relax and enjoy the privacy of your fenced in backyard and screen enclosed, heated pool and spa. This backyard was made for entertaining, with an outside shower and bathroom access by the pool. Keep your mind at ease with the use of the in-wall pest system. Conveniently located near all that south Lakeland has to offer. Schedule your appointment today to see this stunning home in your own private paradise.