Welcome to the beautiful, private, gated community of Lakeplace, a hidden gem in Tarpon Springs. Unique and timeless, this home exemplifies a custom architectural design throughout. As you enter the home through the large double door entrance you feel welcomed by the raised gathering room with beamed ceilings and plenty of natural light. Maple cabinets and granite countertops in the light and airy kitchen are a gourmet chef's ideal setting. A separate desk area with built-in storage adjacent to the kitchen is convenient and practical. The beautiful family room is accentuated with a stunning brick fireplace. The wet bar includes a mini-fridge, sink, and wine storage for indoor entertainment. The magnificent Owner's suite enjoys completely separate his and hers full bathrooms and walk-in closets. The guest suite has its own bathroom along with a private patio to relax in. A generous laundry room features a desk space and plenty of room for storage. The attic above the garage is air-conditioned. Central vacuum system, custom cabinetry and granite throughout, travertine marble flooring, and an elevated formal gathering room with wood floors are just a few of the luxurious amenities. Situated on over an acre with a rod iron fence, the setting is completed by a screened enclosed 20 x 40( approx.) heated pool, spill-over spa, and plenty of room for entertaining. Lakeplace offers Lake Tarpon access via a private community dock and gazebo for the discriminating buyer. Tarpon Springs is home to the popular "Sponge Docks" featuring shops, restaurants, sightseeing, and tours. Tarpon Springs is in close proximity to many of Florida's pristine beaches, Tampa International Airport and Tampa Bay's Buccaneers, Lightening and Rays' team stadiums.