LIVE in the Highlands, the crown jewel of The Meadows, and enjoy tranquil elegance in this spotless two-bedroom plus office, no-pool residence with serene pond and golf views. From the moment you enter, natural light, high ceilings, neutral dÃ©cor and walls of glass create an elevated, serene ambiance. Oversized tile on the diagonal, kitchen with "white springs" Brazilian granite countertops, slide-in electric range and white cabinetry are a few of the upgrades that make it easy to call it "home." The ample and charming screened-in lanai is ideal for enjoying quiet mornings watching the birds, get-togethers with friends and colorful sunsets every day. All adorned by tranquil pond and golf course views and just a quick ride to the optional Meadows Country Club. With a five-star location and on 1,650 park-like acres, The Meadows is a tranquil forested oasis just 15 minutes from downtown Sarasota. It's home to 14 miles of biking/walking trails, 80 lakes, three 18-hole golf courses, 16 Har-Tru lighted tennis courts, Jr. Olympic pool, fitness center, 3 dining venues and fun-filled activities. Plus, near some of the country's most beautiful beaches, world-class arts and culture, restaurants, entertainment and shopping, and just 2 miles from the mall at University Town Center: a world-class fashion and dining destination. A fabulous Florida lifestyle! New tile roof in 2013, new high-efficiency 18SEER 4TON A/C in 2010.