Even this professional photography is NOT capturing the essence of this home, only when you are in the Great room can you experience the great sense of style and space this home offers. It's a modern juxtaposition of traditional elements of design with an open floor plan allowing natural light to cascade inside. Unobstructed views from windows and glass doors create an almost seamless flow between indoor and outdoor; views which delight these bird lovers; views bathed in lush privacy landscaping. Inside, the natural stone fireplace with gas logs soaring up to the volume ceiling blends the traditional with the contemporary. You will appreciate the owner's meticulous approach to home ownership as you begin your tour. Let's start outside, 2022 new roof with CCA treated wood cedar shakes for longer life (an $84,000 investment) & large capacity 6" gutters. New garage doors 2023. Whole house Guardian generator by Generac Power Systems. Automatic irrigation system to keep landscaping lush throughout the seasons. The first floor has a combination of hardwood and stone floors. Wiring for a Sonos sound system is conveniently hidden in the cabinetry below the lighted display shelves in the Great room. The Kitchen features maple cabinetry, Quartzite natural stone counters, custom planning desk, pantry closet and many new appliances. The Formal dining room includes a built-in sideboard with soft lighting below. Large second floor office includes a built-in desk, a wall of built-in cabinets and bookshelves and large picture window. All three full baths have been remodeled. The master bath renovation created a retreat where artistry and serenity come together. The seller said this major investment was SO WORTH IT! All closets are professionally organized and additional cabinet storage was added in the heated garage. Partial basement with additional dry storage is ready to store your treasures. Carrier gas forced air furnace with additional air filtering system and humidifier and central cooling and two A O Smith hot water tanks all new 2022. Whole house fan reduces the need for central air and can improve indoor air quality. Academy Woods residents are fortunate to have direct access to the Middlefork Savanna, once part of a large glacial lake. The Middlefork Savanna provides safe harbor for endangered plant and wildlife species, uncommon birds, butterflies and other species and several environmentally sensitive wetlands. Enjoy 670 acres of walking trails, birding, bicycling, cross-country skiing and hiking. This residence in Academy Woods is not just a home, it is a lifestyle!