BEST VALUE IN THE COMMUNITY **1st YEAR of HOA FEES will be PAID by the SELLER** Location - Move in Ready - Open Floor Plan - Maintenance Free - Gated - End Unit - Preserve View. This Immaculate Townhome was built in 2007 but it has the look & feel of new construction. It has 3 Bedrooms, 2 1/2 Bath, a Den, a 2 Car Garage & 2121 Square Feet. The main floor includes an open & bright great room floor plan with a large grand entrance leading into the dining room, living room & kitchen with a dinette area. The Den and bath are located right off this space. There are granite counters in the kitchen with a tile backsplash, under mount lighting & newer stainless-steel appliances. Architectural details include a two-story foyer, high ceilings, crown molding, 2 sets of sliding glass doors leading to the screened in lanai, an archway & column. The Master Bedroom features French doors, a trey ceiling, a balcony to enjoy the beautiful Preserve & Pond setting, a large walk-in closet, an ensuite bath with a granite counter, jetted tub & separate shower. There are 2 more bedrooms, another full bathroom, laundry room with washer/dryer & utility sink and an open loft area. The Sonoma Neighborhood is a gated & maintenance free community with a community pool, tennis court & playground. Fees Cover Building Exterior & Paint, Roof, Grounds Maintenance, Gate and Community Areas. It is located at the heart of it all. MINUTES TO University Town Center with all its shopping & restaurants or Downtown Sarasota & the beaches!