This stunning Mediterranean estate is beautifully positioned within the premier golf and gated community of Deer Island. The spectacular setting unites direct Lake Dora waterfront living and enchanting views of the twinkling iconic Mount Dora Riviera skyline. This magnificent 5- bedroom, 3.5 bath residence was designed by the owner and built by custom luxury home builder, Sam Sadler whose passion for excellence is reflected in a stunning composition that demanded only the best. Mature landscaping, tile roof, arched windows, ornate columns and handsome double door iron entry add to the excitement and hint at the elegance within. Sophistication and panache are reflected from every angle and include a harmonious flow of superior finishes including travertine flooring, tray ceilings with faux finish, crown molding, solid eight-foot doors, exotic granite, arched windows, glittering chandeliers and multiple gas fireplaces. This grand estate features 4060 SF of living area plus an impressive 1300 SF finished lanai overlooking the waterfront with travertine flooring, dual gas fireplace and an upscale summer kitchen with Alfresco stainless-steel grill with commercial exhaust, custom cabinets and granite countertops. The chef inspired center island kitchen is a work of art and features “Salvador Dali” granite, Thermador stainless steel appliances, commercial exhaust, hammered copper farmhouse sink, Scotsman ice maker, 4-burner gas range with electric grill and a 30” refrigerator and 30” freezer. The family room overlooks the waterfront and boasts an octagon tray ceiling, decorative gas fireplace and a bookcase that conceals separate guest quarters or in-law suite that opens to a garage and also a lovely paver patio with attractive pergola and lakefront views. The luxurious master suite comes complete with sitting area, dual gas fireplace, his and her vanities with under-lighted vessel sinks, custom cabinetry and a whirlpool tub overlooking a wall of glass and dazzling shower garden. Enjoy the essence of island living, a round of golf on Joe Lee’s championship golf course and your very own boathouse, dock and lift to travel the nearby towns along the seven lakes on the Harris Chain of Lakes. This property is only six minutes across the lake from historic downtown Mount Dora where you can dock your boat and enjoy boutique shopping, day spas, sidewalk cafés and fine dining. Please be sure to view the virtual tour, live video and Matterport Tour.