Upscale luxury meets warmth and appeal! Over 9,000 SF on four fully finished levels. Terrific two-story porches, and spectacular patio with fire pit, create wonderful backyard living space overlooking private 1.7 acre lot framed by preserved woodlands! The look and feel of an old manor home, with stone front, matching side porches, main entrance portico, and third floor dormers. Inside it\'s all about comfort and lifestyle - from the third floor exercise room with sauna, steam shower, and mini-kitchen to the walk-out lower level with huge second family room, full kitchen, theater room, and guest suite. And those are just the extras! Main floor features foodie kitchen with upscale appliances and detail, custom center island, and adjoining breakfast room. All open to a beautiful sunken family room with stone accent pillars and gas stone fireplace. A center entrance foyer with turned staircase connects to formal dining room with service area, office with custom built-ins, and walk-through hall to kitchen and living area. Left wing houses a dramatic great room with cathedral ceiling, floor-to-ceiling wood-burning stone fireplace, front and rear porches, and adjoining guest suite. Right wing includes back stairs to bedroom level, huge mudroom and laundry area with built-in cubbies, storage closets, and entrance to oversized three-car garage. And the enormous master suite is to die for with its two-sided gas fireplace that warms sleeping and bath spaces and its adjoining porch with sun deck. Not to mention the bar with built-in coffee maker, a luxurious and roomy spa bath, and a walk-around closet with 5-foot storage island! Three additional bedrooms with ensuite baths on the second floor all have custom walk-in closets. Top-of-the-line mechanicals and electronics, including whole-house intercom and sound and high speed internet. Gorgeous views from each porch and patio, quick access to I-83 north and south, great proximity to the NCR trail, Prettyboy Reservoir, and other North County amenities. All of this and much more, in sought-after award-winning Hereford School District!