The location was too special to build the ordinary. Dramatic dimensions, flexibility of space, light airy rooms, charm personified & a fresh new face are reflected in this majestic French Country home with hipped roof, eye-brow dormers, quoins and a show stopper 2 story Palladian window. Situated on 1.83 acres of park-like grounds in the much sought after community of Pennock Woods. As you enter, the gracious Reception Hall leads to sophisticated & charming living areas replete with many windows looking out on private wooded grounds, a sparkling pool & large deck. The inviting Living Room with a wood burning fireplace, radiates hospitality & charm & provides the formal area for traditional furnishings & entertainment. Thru a set of pocket doors, you enter the cozy Sun Room with a wall of windows, Terra-cotta floors & the proper atmosphere for your favorite plants. Thru French doors is the Great Room with Fireplace & soaring ceiling which emphasizes spaciousness & comfort & opens to the over sized deck-perfect for indoor/outdoor entertaining. Dine in uncrowded comfort in the formal Dining Room-designed for lavish entertaining or small intimate dinners. An elegant Powder Room is located off the Reception Hall. The "Cooks' Kitchen" is a recipe for success with its efficient & open styling, 2 prep areas, loads of storage space, built-in appliances, 2 sinks & a large breakfast area where charm & sunshine await you. A second Powder Room, Pantry, Laundry Room & 3 car garage complete this level. On the Upper Level is the Main Bedroom Suite, situated for privacy, and features a separate sitting area, wall of closets, walk-in closet, & luxurious bath with whirlpool tub, glassed in shower & double vanity with granite counter tops. Sumptuous comfort & coziness characterize this area. Four other Bedrooms, each with its own full bathroom, a second laundry area & 2 other rooms which can be used as bedrooms, guest suite, maid's quarters, office, workroom or playrooms complete this level. Walk-up stairs lead to a spacious unfinished attic. The sports crowd will retreat to the beautifully finished, walk-out Lower Level rec room where there is a separate room for exercise equipment, game room, TV area, office, kitchen & full bath. Great space for an In-Law Suite. This truly is a family center that lets the soul of the house shine thru. Architect designed & custom built, this elegant home will delight your senses. Buy a way of life & we'll arrange the details!