Classic contemporary architecture defines this residence; strong geometric lines, extensive use of natural light, and combination of wood, granite and stone. Soaring ceilings, large windows, skylights and an open layout provide a warm and inviting living space that connects beautifully to the outdoors. Privately situated on 10.5 acres with panoramic Pennsylvania views, this spacious home with over 7,000 sqft of living space is adaptable to a variety of lifestyle options with five bedrooms and five and one-half baths. The first floor has a grand Great Room with cathedral ceiling and fireplace with pocket doors into a more intimate living room space with a convenient wet bar. The gourmet kitchen will delight the most discriminating cook with ample granite countertop space, walk-in pantry, and easy access to an adjacent tiled screened-in porch which makes outdoor dining a pleasure. For more formal entertaining there is also a separate dining room with french swing doors from the kitchen. The first floor also includes a private bedroom suite complete with sitting area, full bath, and a private balcony, perfect for an au pair or guests. The second floor has the Master Bedroom suite, the owner's retreat with dramatic windows, skylights, large walk-in closet, connected sitting room/office, and a luxurious bath with radiant floor heating. An additional bedroom suite with bath, a laundry room, and an optional in-law suite are also on the second floor; the in-law suite with an alternate private exterior entrance includes a bedroom, living room, kitchenette and full bath. The lower level, also with an exterior entrance includes an oversized family room with fireplace, bar area, bedroom/bonus room, gym, and mechanical/storage room. Other amenities include a heated three-car garage, back-up generator, and security system. Close to Berks County/Interstate 78 (7.5 miles) and Pottsville (11.8 miles).