This breathtaking lakefront estate in Avila, Tampa's premier guard-gated country club community offers the perfect combination of timeless elegance and classic design. Custom designed and built by Alvarez Homes, this world-class residence was designed to maximize this truly spectacular setting. Upon entrance to the estate, one is immediately captivated by 10 acres of impeccably landscaped grounds, a wondrous balance of open greens and water views, all ideally located along the shores of the only ski lake in Avila. Inside, the striking foyer complete with grand staircase provides a one-of-a-kind first impression for any guest. The exquisite details of this privately gated estate include over 15,000 sq ft of luxury living space featuring 8 bedrooms, 7 full and 3 half baths, six fireplaces, a stunning wood paneled library, an expansive pool and spa, private guest wing with roomy staff quarters, exercise room, game room, private tennis court and a guest house. This estate offers the finest amenities and luxury details including a gorgeous gourmet kitchen with rich granite counters, beautifully designed cabinetry, a master suite complete with fireplace, sitting room, and sauna, detailed crown molding, wood and marble floors, plantation shutters and so much more. The additional bedrooms each have their own private bathroom and are perfectly designed to offer privacy and comfort. This estate offers the optimum blend of luxury living and design while providing the utmost in privacy and exclusivity.