Welcome to your own personal sanctuary! Nestled on a private lane, this enchanting home is a true gem, offering a seamless blend of modern living and natural beauty. Step inside and experience the warm embrace of the open floor plan, where every corner invites you to create memories and savor the comforts of home. As you wander through the residence, the cathedral ceilings and large skylights beckon you to bask in the abundance of natural light that fills the space. Imagine having your morning coffee to the gentle morning sun filtering through the wall of windows, revealing a 1/4 mile of breathtaking views of the serene creek and the lush woods beyond. It's a daily reminder of the tranquil paradise that awaits you. Spanning an impressive 2,584 square feet on a sprawling 2.3-acre lot, this property offers ample space for both relaxation and entertainment. The spacious living area features a slate front fireplace, perfect for cozy evenings by the fire. The large skylights further enhance the sense of openness and tranquility, creating an inviting atmosphere throughout. Prepare to be captivated by the beautifully crafted Hickory Amish-made cabinets adorning the kitchen, offering both functionality and aesthetic appeal. The gleaming hardwood floors add a touch of elegance, while the 36" 6-panel solid oak interior doors exude a sense of timeless sophistication. As you explore further, you'll discover the in-law suite, or second main bedroom, is a haven of privacy and convenience. With its own second kitchen, it's the perfect retreat for guests or cherished family members, allowing them to enjoy their own space while staying connected to the heart of your home. With a partially finished basement and egress basement windows, this home offers endless possibilities for customization, expansion, and storage. Whether you envision a home office, a recreation room, more bedrooms, or a personal gym, this versatile space allows you to bring your unique vision to life. Venture outside and embrace the beauty that surrounds you. A winding walking path through the woods becomes your personal haven for quiet reflection and nature-filled adventures. You can almost hear the whisper of the leaves and feel the cool breeze as you wander through this enchanting oasis. The spacious two-car garage stands ready to welcome your vehicles and provide ample storage for all your outdoor essentials. And don't forget the 32' x 50' barn, a haven of possibilities waiting to be unlocked. Whether you dream of transforming it into a workshop, a creative studio, or a space to indulge in your passions, it's a place where your imagination can run wild. Don't miss the opportunity to make this exceptional property your own. Experience the tranquility of creek views, the charm of a private lane, and the luxury of a thoughtfully designed ranch-style home. Embrace the natural beauty that surrounds you while enjoying the comfort and elegance of modern living only 15 minutes north of Interstate I-80 & Ottawa, IL. Spend quality time hiking in 3 state parks - Starved Rock State Park, Buffalo Rock State Park, and Matthiessen State Park less than 30 min away. Schedule a showing today and let this remarkable property welcome you home.