MORE THAN $75,000 in RECENT UPDATES & IMPROVEMENTS including a NEW ROOF, NEW Hardie FIBER-CEMENT SIDING (2015), many energy-efficient Pella replacement windows, a gas Bryant zoned HVAC (2012) - and best of all - NO STUCCO! Wind your way down the leafy streets of the Summerhill neighborhood to this freshly updated colonial nestled on a cul-de-sac lot, backing to a nature preserve! With handsome curb appeal & mature landscaping, this welcoming home makes a great first impression. The stunning two-story foyer with rich hardwood floors & turned staircase is sure to impress. Hardwood floors flow from the foyer into the updated kitchen with granite counters and a convenient center island - everyone's favorite gathering spot. The adjacent sunny breakfast room has a pantry closet & sliders to the expansive deck (12' x 36'), with views of the flat back yard and wooded nature preserve beyond. With an open-concept floor plan, the adjacent GREAT ROOM is a show-stopper with hardwood floors, a vaulted tray ceiling, wood-burning fireplace and gorgeous Palladian-style window. With a floor-plan designed for today's busy lifestyles, the mudroom/ laundry room features an easy-care tile floor, a large double closet, wet sink, washer & dryer (included), a second outside entry door and inside access to the 3-car garage. Entertain in style in the gracious living & dining rooms with crown & chair moldings and recessed accent lighting. For warm-weather entertaining flow, a second set of sliders from the dining room opens to the deck & rear yard. The main-floor study features stylish ebony built-ins with a double-desk & cabinetry. Upstairs, the master suite is a true retreat with a coffered tray ceiling & separate sitting room. The spacious en-suite master bath has his/ her vanities, a soaking tub & separate water closet. The extra-deep walk-in master closet/ dressing room has built-in shelving & organizers. But no one can complain, because ALL the bedrooms in this home have built-in closet organizing systems! Three more nicely proportioned bedrooms - including a "princess" bedroom with en-suite bath - and a hall bath with dual sink vanity, complete the second floor. The lower level includes a large finished rec room with daylight windows & plenty of space for gaming tables, a sectional sofa and media or exercise equipment. The lower level is also rough-plumbed for a future bath, and has plenty of unfinished storage. T/E Schools! Welcome Home!