*HOT NEW PRICE* Custom built home on nearly 1 acre in SW Gainesville. Located only minutes from Shands Hospital and the University of Florida. This rare find offers just under 2,800 heated and cooled square feet and over 4,400 total under roof, including 3 bedrooms, a true office/study bonus room and 2.5 bathrooms. Large screened lanai with elevated view overlooking massive fenced backyard. Side-entry garage features 3 bays. Luxury kitchen with island, wet bar with prep sink, breakfast nook and bar seating, stainless steel appliances, granite counters, elegant tile backsplash, 42" custom cabinets, recessed lighting and more. Stacked stone gas fireplace in open living room. Master suite boasts a huge walk-in closet and vanity space, luxury bathroom featuring split vanities, over-sized custom tiled shower and jacuzzi tub. Formal dining room. Beautiful hardwood flooring, crown molding, wide walkways and open sight lines throughout. Utility room with sink. Tons of storage space and shelving system in 3-bay garage. This home offers exceptional character at a price difficult to match in SW Gainesville.