A welcoming front portico opens to the elegant two-story entry hall flanked by the formal living and dining rooms and featuring a double staircase. From this grand foyer you step down to the spacious family room with a raised hearth stone fireplace and French doors leading to the wraparound deck. Adjacent to both the living and family rooms is a cozy study which shares a dual fireplace with the living room. The easy open layout plan leads to the kitchen with a granite topped cook island featuring counter seating. It also features well ample storage and display cabinets as well as a built-in desk and dining area. The unique floor plan offers a bonus set of rooms on the first floor perfect for an in-law or guest suite or home office with a private entrance. Second story features a master suite with a tray ceilinged bedroom and study/office area, double walk in closets and a luxury bath. Four additional bedrooms (one en-suite) are well proportioned with a hall bath. An added bonus is the full finished basement (NOT included in the living area) with a huge rec room, guest bedroom and a full bath. Beautifully sited on over an acre of level land in the Hardscrabble Lake neighborhood.