It's a rare occasion when Sarasota's premier master planned gated estate home community has one of its impressive custom homes open for touring. Brian Wood, the exclusive Sotheby's agent for The Forest, is hosting the open house event Sunday, January 28th from 1pm to 4pm. This is a great way to kickoff 2018 and get a feel for the lifestyle that only The Forest provides. 10130 Ruffled Fern LaneThis stylish custom estate home was built by Todd Johnston Homes. It is meticulously designed providing the perfect blend of classic architecture coupled with today's contemporary finishes inside. The great room floor plan, with vaulted ceilings and feature wood beams, greets you as you enter and provides a warm, spacious welcome. The gourmet kitchen is tailored with contemporary cabinetry, beautiful stone counter tops and a walk in pantry that blends in seamlessly. The generously sized secondary rooms give guests and family members plenty of room and comfort. A luxurious master suite and bathroom offer a tranquil retreat for the owners. Hobbyists or movie buffs will find the bonus room to be a wonderful space. The true estate-sized home site has acres of land for privacy. Enjoy outdoor living on the rear brick-paver patio with a soothing fountain and pergola providing the picture frame to the majestic oak trees and forest that compose the back yard of this one of a kind property.Quick Facts: 3,349 square feet with 3 bedrooms and 3 baths on home site 52. It is currently priced at $1,195,000.This incredible home will be open for tours from 1pm until 4pm. Come meet Brian and learn more about the opportunities to buy or build a home at The Forest. Contact him for more information.