Soon to be seen on HGTV!! This gorgeous Italianate CUSTOM home, built in 2006, was modeled after its vintage counterpart on Amelia Island. It offers so much more than many of the new construction homes in the area. Situated on a ¼ of an acre seconds from Downtown Tampa, location and amenities will have you ready to move. Come on in from the slate tiled front porch to spacious warmth. The entryway provides a stunning view of the formal dining room, great room with 22’ volume ceilings and the stunning cherry stained staircase. The great room custom features include lighted, built in entertainment center with granite faced gas fireplace, custom tile and double mahogany french doors. The gourmet kitchen is equally striking with cherry cabinetry, granite countertops and breakfast bar, recessed and custom lighting, a pantry anybody would love and stainless-steel appliances including 5 burner gas cooktop and double oven. You also have an adjacent butler’s pantry with sink. The under-stairs closet doubles and the media closet. Two bedrooms and a full bath are situated on the south side and just behind the kitchen is an office/bedroom and the full pool bath. Upstairs is an entire ensuite. The loft area is perfect for watching a late-night movie or catching up on reading. The oversized laundry is ready for your biggest cleaning spree. It is also home to the central vacuum cleaner. No place is safe for a dust bunny. There is a large walk-in closet and full bath in the hall. Double doors lead into the 12X22 master bedroom. French doors lead out onto a private balcony and offer a tree topped view of the Buffalo Soldiers park. The master bath contains double sinks, linen closet, garden jacuzzi tub, walk-in closet, water closet separate and shower. At 16x15, it’s almost as big as the bedroom. The slate and glass tiled screened lanai will quickly become your favorite place to relax. With 4 custom outdoor ceiling fans to keep you cool and ready to go natural gas hook up for your drop in grill, this is a BBQ haven. The oversized detached 2 car garage can double as a workshop with the added cabinetry and the adjacent airconditioned office/studio is ready for the work at home professional that can’t be disturbed. It also has the receptacle to attach a generator and power the house. Last, but by no means least, there is a welcoming saltwater pool complete with three gorgeous lion head fountains, spa jets and lighting. Additional amenities are attached with the listing. Please ask for a copy. 60x194 (.25 Acre) buildable lot can be purchased separately with home or Sellers will combine folios for a total purchase price of $849,900.