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Own your own personal paradise! Hidden at the end of a long laneway amidst 44 acres of rugged beauty sits this immaculately kept custom contemporary retreat perched on a treed hillside surrounded by limestone accents and meticulous landscaping overlooking a 2+ acre pond and offering long countryside vistas and stunning panoramas of the lush beyond. Designed by Marty Johnson, and built by Osty Construction, attention to detail and custom touches are evident throughout. Dramatic entry opens to light and bright great room with vaulted ceilings, glass galore, cherry floors, beamed accents, bar area, floor to ceiling stone surround wood burning fireplace with blower. Open dining area with room to entertain feeds to gourmet kitchen with custom cabinetry with glass door accents, tile backsplash, high end appliances including gas cooktop and heating drawer, gorgeous granite counters, center island with eat-at bar. Spacious master suite with vaulted ceiling has its own access to screened porch, spectacular views of pond, large walk-in closet, and spa-like private bath with granite top double vanity, doorless walk-in tile shower, water closet, and whirlpool alcove with windowed surround overlooking pond and property. Main level also houses additional half bath and laundry room with storage cabinetry and granite topped folding area with sink. Walk-out lower level has family room with built-in wall of bookcases, guest bedroom with private walk-out, pond views and nicely appointed full bath that opens to mud room with granite topped counter with sink, cozy office space with storage closets, and huge additional guest suite again with private walk-out to rear patio, well adorned full bath, sitting alcove and its own incredible views. Enjoy the surrounding nature, relax, and entertain from Trex deck that overlooks pond and adjoins large screened porch. Additional features include underground automated sprinkler system to many bed areas, watering system on deck, tankless water heater, Kohler plumbing fixtures, and gas line on deck for grill. Gravel approach adjoins concrete driveway with decorative aggregate that leads to attached oversized two car heated garage. Detached 60' x 40' pole barn offers loads of space for recreational toys and features two oversized garage doors with automatic openers, multiple worktops and cabinets, concrete floor with large concrete apron, is wired for 220 volt electric, has separate well and propane tank, plus heated workshop space to rear with cedar wood clad walls and premium "rubber" flooring. Fenced garden plot behind pole barn even has its own underground sprinkler system and electricity. Property is highlighted by serene 2+ acre pond with oversized dock that is approximately 35 feet in deepest spot and is stocked with bass, blue gill, and catfish. Approximately 20 acres of woods contains multiple oaks, cherry, and walnut trees, with income potential from mature black walnuts. Tillable acreage harvested semi-annually for hay. Horse/ATV trails meander through property, and excellent hunting potential exists. Property in Forest Management Program, and covenants and restrictions apply. Sold furnished with some exclusions to be negotiated via separate bill of sale. An absolutely idyllic setting with distinctive amenities and a rural resort lifestyle just down the road from Chestnut Mountain Ski Resort, close to Blanding Landing and access to Mississippi River, and just a short drive to all the shopping, events, and restaurants of Historic Galena! Square footage is derived from building plans.