Motivated seller will look at all serious offers! Situated on nearly one acre with direct Lake Dora frontage, this residence takes full advantage of its Western exposure capturing gorgeous sunsets and views of the downtown Tavares skyline. Impressive curb appeal with circular driveway, stately fountain, Italianate columns, tile roof and Juliette balcony. The main house features 3 bedrooms, 4.5 baths and a courtyard heated pool and spa with separate entrance to the 1-bedroom, 1-bath guest house. The interior is rich with artistic detail including marble, travertine, granites, rich woods, hand painted murals, multiple fireplaces, 26' coffered ceiling, and large panes of glass to showcase the glorious waterfront views. The main level features formal living, dining and family rooms, mahogany clad office, wet bar and a luxurious master suite overlooking the waterfront with whirlpool tub, double-sided fireplace, wet bar and a huge walk-in closet. The large center island kitchen is a stylish focal point with abundance of cabinetry, Butler's pantry and upgraded appliances including Dacor and Sub-Zero. Elegant wrought iron staircase winds its way to the second level to a large landing, 2 bedrooms, 2 baths and bonus room. Other highlights include a 4-car garage, fenced back yard, extended dock with boathouse and lift, superior Insul-Wall construction imbedded with steel studs and Styrofoam, 5/8" drywall for added strength and sound proofing, and in-wall pest tubes.