A town and country home ? an inviting combination of luxury & authentic country charm - situated on a .86 prof. landscaped & hardscaped lot in this enclave of executive homes with big blue sky views. The handsome stone & HardiBoard exterior is a foretaste of what's to come. Filled with UPGRADES, handsome architectural details & sweeping spaces w/front & back views, this 5,410 sq ft residence has a sophisticated vibe. The home is stocked with amenities like hw floors, wainscoting, crown moldings, bead board, arched doorways, columns & designer finishes. Attention to detail is immediately evident upon entering the elegant 2 story foyer w/grand staircase. The floor plan is perfect for entertaining & features a formal LR /federal style fp, & a formal DR accented w/tray ceiling & serviced by a butler's pantry. The kitchen is all about function that begins at the pantry that connects the garage to the kitchen. Unload the groceries from the car & stash them on the way in. Outfitted w/stainless appliances, farmhouse sink, designer cabinetry, backsplash & kitchen counters & an island topped in granite, this is the perfect place to gather. The sun filled Breakfast Room spills out onto a paver terrace that acts as another living space nearly 3 seasons a year!Relax under the pergola in the inviting hot tub or enjoy evening cocktails on the patio w/wooded and open space views. Back inside, the adjoining FR is framed by French doors & big windows that wrap the outside into the room & is centered around a beautiful fieldstone floor to ceiling fp. A large, formal Study w/double door entry from the LR & access to the FR, formal & informal Powder Rooms, a Laundry Room w/cabinetry, folding counter, sink & door to backyard, & a convenient mudroom w/second front entrance door complete 1st level. A serviceable back staircase leads you upstairs. The 2nd level features a relaxing Owner's Retreat w/spa like en suite featuring dual sink vanities, tile floor, separate water closet, whirlpool tub & large shower. There are 3 more BRs, one w/private BA & 2 that share a Jack n Jill BA. AND a 5th BR over the garage w/separately zoned heat & A/C, this huge finished space offers lots of potential. Downstairs is a full daylight basement w/walkout & 9' ceilings awaiting your finishing touch. Easy commute to Phil & Wilmington. Unionville Chadds Ford schools. Of course we love all the coming & goings of the area too. STUCCO REMEDIATED/REPLACED WITH HARDIBOARD. DOORS & WINDOWS ALSO REMEDIATED.