One or more photo(s) has been virtually staged. This owner/builder home is situated on a wooded, gated 5-acre property, this 4 bedroom/2.5 bath house is a quiet retreat with room to spare. Two master suites with sitting rooms provide options and space for families, with one suite including a private porch and wood burning fireplace. This beautiful home is enhanced by a 26'x35 2+ car garage with a workshop, a pole barn, and an outside deck with gazebo, giving plenty of space for storage. Inside, the block construction first floor leads to an extra-wide staircase with a second level featuring 10-16 ceilings. The upgraded kitchen includes 42 solid maple cabinets with deep drawers, full extension pull-outs, built-in trash, granite counters and stainless-steel appliances. The spacious living room is bright with natural light and includes a gas fireplace. The current artist workshop can easily be used as the 4th bedroom or a bonus living area. Just .5 miles away, the community includes a private gated park on the St. Johns River with a boat ramp and picnic pavilion. Additional benefits include a roof replaced in 2015, 1st floor AC compressor replaced 2017, upstairs 2016 and a Coleman Powermate 5000 with a 5 gallon gas tank generator wired into the electrical panel in the garage. Upgraded construction features include 2x6 framing, additional hurricane supports, and styrofoam panel insulation on the first floor. You'll be singing theres really no place like home at this spacious, bright retreat.