PRESTIGIOUS GRAND ESTATE in Upscale PRESERVE AT PANTHER RIDGE. Surround yourself with peace and tranquility, in a prime location, featuring A-rated Lakewood Ranch Schools, NO CDD Fees, and Low HOA. This highly sought-after and family-oriented neighborhood features 1 to 2-acre homesites with an abundance of room and privacy between each estate home. This custom-built retreat is perfectly situated on just over 1.25 acres with lush landscaping and secluded preserve views to enjoy nature's surroundings. Drive up to this jaw-dropping massive paver brick driveway, leading to a Car Collector's Dream. Two separate garages feature a total of over 1,500 square feet to accommodate 4+ cars, an RV or any of your other toys that need a home, making this a One-of-a-Kind Find! The moment you walk up to the Travertine Marble Grand Entry you know you're about to experience something special! Youâ€™ll be drawn to the fabulous double tray 14 ft ceilings with custom wood inlays. Great Room also features Built-in cabinets with luxury marble tops featuring 16 drawers for all of your media storage needs. Your high fidelity equipment will remain at peak performance inside the climate-controlled equipment closet, which is also wired for a projection system. The luxurious kitchen is designed for the gourmet chef inside of you, featuring a large center island and high-top bar, as well as a separate breakfast nook area. There is an under-counter wine cooler, built-in refrigerator, wall oven, a Wolf Gas Cooktop with additional 10,000 BTU burner, and pot filler faucet to entertain the largest of crowds on pasta night. Clean-up is easy with a built-in trash compactor, dishwasher, and disposal. Your distinguished private 3,500 book Library features double pocket French doors and a rolling ladder system. Work from home with ease in the ideal executive setup, with over 24 ft of granite desk space, two large L-shaped work areas, and plenty of drawers and cabinets for filing and storage. Experience your spacious Ownerâ€™s Suite with a seating area, custom wood plantation shutters, large tray ceiling, and two California walk-in closets. Get ready for spa time and pampering as you walk into your Master Bath Sanctuary, indulging yourself with this uniquely designed walk-through Smart Shower. Master Bath has access to a private screen-enclosed Courtyard to enjoy the Florida Sunshine. Three additional bedrooms all feature walk-in closets, high ceilings, and interior doors upgraded to 8 ft tall. Worried about storms… look no further! This home has you covered with a solid-poured, steel-reinforced ceiling-to-floor concrete Hurricane/Safe Room, built to withstand Category 5 Storms. â€œFort Knoxâ€ is air-conditioned, has power, compressed air hookups, and features a 21 bolt steel door that opens inward for anything that might come your way. Customize your in-home comfort with an 8-zone air conditioning system featuring two heating and cooling units. Take the entertainment outside and showcase your massive saltwater pool, spa, outdoor fireplace, and built-in outdoor kitchen. Too many options to list, please call today for a private tour.