NEW PRICE! Elegance and Carefree Living define this tropical paradise, situated on the Intracoastal Waterway, overlooking the Tomoka State Park. Arrive through the gates to a circular drive which easily accommodates multiple vehicles. The tropical landscaping provides privacy and beauty, with towering, colorful, Birds of Paradise and other exotic plantings. An impressive double door entry gives way to a two story foyer with beautiful hanging light fixture. Attention to detail abounds, with designer touches and accents. You will enjoy panoramic views of the Halifax River from the many large windows and doors which adorn this residence. Watch dolphins frolicking in the water and sail boats leisurely passing by as you enjoy the large pool and spa that overlook the river. The living area is comprised of 5 bedrooms and 4.5 baths, with one bedroom with en suite bath, on the main level. A formal dining room and private office (with fireplace and custom built-ins) accompany the Great Room, which has a soaring ceiling and voluminous windows that provide natural light. The current owners have invested over $275,000 in upgrades (see attached list) in the last two years, including a completely new kitchen, outdoor deck and fire pit, upgraded light fixtures, automated blinds, all new high-impact windows, new dock, automated front gates, landscaping, and so much more! The pool was resurfaced and a new pool heater was installed. The new eat-in kitchen features stainless appliances, cooktop, double oven, warming drawer, microwave, icemaker, two refrigerators, beautiful granite counter tops, center island, and expanded storage space. All this, and incredible views while you cook! This executive residence was made for entertaining, with an expansive deck, fire pit, lanai, electric heated pool and spa, dock and covered boat lift, complete with electricity and water. The home exterior has just been freshly repainted.The home also has a state-of-the-art security system, surround sound and 2 high efficiency AC units. Two electric powered awnings over the lanai and balcony, provide additional shade. The bedrooms are spacious and bright, with walk-in California Closets and en suite baths for maximum privacy. The expansive master suite is the crown jewel of this residence, with magnificent river views, private balcony, and sitting room with fireplace. The master bath is a Taj Mahal, with two beautiful granite topped vanities, jetted tub, shower, water closet, exquisite light fixtures, and impressive views, even from the bath! Two walk-in closets round out this amazing private retreat. If you're looking for a home that is the epitome of Florida living, you've found it! Enjoy the river or a short walk to the beach, then enjoy a beautiful sunset from your own piece of Paradise!