With a perfect mix of mature trees, grassy areas, natural areas & walkout site overlooking a creek, this all brick 5BR/4 full & 3 half BA home w/7468 fin SqFt sits on an exceptional 1.8 acres in Aboite. Front door opens to grand staircase, balcony & 2 story entry. Hardwood floors flow from entry & thru out most of main level. Dining rm???s long windows, builtin corner cabinet & trim give this rm a fantastic look. 28x15 living rm w/marble fireplace & views of the front & back yards. With a beamed ceiling, french doors to back patio, builtin bookcases & 2nd fireplace, the library also functions beautifully as a family rm. Double sliding doors separate library & on trend kitchen. Updated kitchen provides a bright, open space w/work table, hearth rm & breakfast area under cathedral ceilings. The kitchen has Ice Stone counters, stainless appliances (dbl ovens, warming drawer, 6 burner gas range w/convection oven, 2 dishwashers, microwave, refrigerator), pot filling faucet, instahot water, subway tile, large island & walkin pantry. The range hood is vented outside. The sink is a deep single basin hammered farm sink. The bead board, bank of windows, a french door to the back terrace & the spacious layout are simply delightful. Just off the side door & beyond the custom lockers, the 1st floor 14x14 laundry rm awaits. This space also serves as a butler???s pantry w/sink, fridge & tons of counter/cabinet space. This unique floorplan has 2 spacious master suites. The 1st floor master has bookshelves, a sitting area & an updated bath w/a glass/tile shower, heated tile floor & large walkin closet. The upper level master also has a sitting area & offers an additional library/lounge area. Additionally, the 26x12 walkin closet has a builtin island, 2nd laundry rm & walkin attic access w/staircase to garage. Both masters have private entryways, giving rise to untraditional uses for these master suites (home business, mother in law suite, etc). 3 upper level bedrooms all have unique features that include either builtin book shelves, builtin corner cabinets or a full bath. The finished, walk-out lower level offers a large family area, billiard rm, kitchenette w/bar, fitness/music area, builtin desk/office area, 1/2 bath & play rm/storage. Additional features include: indoor/outdoor sound system, full yard & bed irrigation, security system, heated garage, 3 multi zone heating/cooling systems & a backup generator. Rumor has it the tire swing is Ft. Wayne???s tallest at 50??? high.