This magnificent home is situated in a quiet cul-de-sac and is beautifully renovated .Addition and renovations done by Barry Bullard one of Gainesville’s premier luxury builders. Everything is of the highest quality and this home is reminiscent of New Orlean’s.  Living and dining rooms for special parties and dinners. Private owners suite with a sitting area & staircase to a large study overlooking the pool and courtyard.The huge walk-in  closet would make a great safe room, the custom gourmet kitchen has all the high end amenities a serious cook is looking for including a LaCornue gas range, sub zero refrigerator, refrigerator drawers, built-in coffee/ expresso maker, granite and marble counter tops ,exquisite cabinetry,  and a wine cave with wine chiller & beamed ceiling. The spacious eating area has a gas fireplace and is perfect for informal gatherings. The great room is grand with a soaring ceiling, wet bar, fireplace with custom surround, and a lofted second level room with wrought iron rail overlooking great room,  All bedrooms are on the main floor & have private sleeping zones, small bedroom with bath behind great room would be a great Nanny’s quarters, some additional features are hand scraped wood floors, Loads of built-ins and storage, beautiful ceilings and doors with custom details,  The stunning outdoor area is  a charming courtyard and is perfect for large parties with it’s summer kitchen, salt water pool, covered cabana area, and huge space for whatever a party requires. Fenced .65 ac. lot, This home has to be viewed to be appreciated with all of it’s high end special features and quality. Close to great schools, shopping, hospitals, and UF. Come home to this fine home and “Laissez les bons temps roulez”.