Privacy, location, and resort-style living offer the dream in this 4,800 sq ft hidden gem. Custom built move-in ready home on 1.4 meticulously maintained acres with picturesque views of sweeping grounds, ponds, wildlife, and sensational sunsets. The in-ground salt system pool overlooks 150 acres of protected land that includes majestic blue herons, sandhill cranes, red tail hawks, pelicans, deer, eagles, and much more! Just an absolutely spectacular setting with unobstructed views. The tucked-away gardens, inviting pool, and multiple decks provide tons of entertainment space. Upon entering the home you will be greeted by a 2-story foyer with impressive chandelier. Refinished hardwood flooring throughout the main level. A private office with double doors, and the formal living room currently utilized as a library, leads to the oversized dining room with glass French doors. The first floor has an oversized powder room as well as a large laundry room. Continuing down the extra wide hallway, you will be astonished by the great open floor plan, gourmet kitchen with extra large island, granite countertops, generous cabinet space, and an eating area with bay windows. You'll find instant comfort in the large living room with vaulted ceilings, gas/wood fireplace, tons of natural light from the sliding doors and transoms that lead to the 40 foot deck and stunning views. The upper level offers 4 bedrooms and 3 full bathrooms. Enjoy private rooms with gorgeous views and plenty of closet space. The oversized primary bedroom boasts custom woodwork, crown molding, and 2 walk-in closets offering incredible storage space. The luxurious en-suite bathroom includes a jacuzzi tub, double sinks, oversized walk-in shower with dual shower heads, and a private toilet room. The finished lower level makes for the perfect in-law suite with a spacious bedroom, full bath with built-in bluetooth speaker, oversized rain shower, and open floor plan featuring a rec room and stone gas/wood fireplace. There's also an oversized storage room with electrical and hot and cold water hook-ups with a drain that can be converted into a custom spa, workshop, or additional living space. The storage room is highlighted by double French doors leading to the pool deck. This outside oasis entices you to stay with a beautiful paver patio leading to the in-ground pool, which features a salt system, new liner, and automatic pool safety cover. Award winning Crystal Lake schools. Just minutes to Bull Valley Gold Club, Woodstock Country Club, the historic Woodstock Square, downtown Crystal Lake, shopping, dining, entertainment, and Metra train. In this home you'll truly have it all!