Welcome to the highly desired community of Gulf Gate! Want to be located in the heart of Sarasota? Ride your bike to the beach, stores, and restaurants? This updated home boasts a spacious floor plan featuring 3 bedrooms, 2 baths, and a bonus family room. Newly refinished hard wood floors 2019, new plumbing/piping 2019, new water heater 2019. Spacious kitchen with stainless steel appliances added 2017, granite counters and beautiful solid wood cabinets with soft close doors & drawers. Upgraded baths with granite and solid wood cabinetry. Separate large laundry room with extra refrigerator. Newer AC system, windows with hurricane shutters and newly insulated attic approx 3 years ago! Not only does this home have a 2 car garage it also has a third workshop/storage/garage space with a door for access from the back of the home. Picket fencing in back and high thicker fence on side make this backyard space a private sanctuary. Enjoy your screened porch or outdoor oasis with sunshade. Move right in and enjoy this lovely home and the charming Gulf Gate neighborhood! Conveniently located - Siesta Key and downtown Sarasota are just a short drive.