This is the one!! This sun filled center hall colonial overlooking a cul-de-sac in sought after Paradise Preserve has it all. From the moment you enter this home, you will feel the love & care that has taken place here. Enjoy the recently remodeled (2020) chef's dream of an eat-in kitchen featuring - Center island, 6 burner SS Wolf propane cooktop, pot filler, Sub-Zero SS glass door refrigerator, double SS wall oven, SS dishwasher, SS wine chiller, bar sink, pantry, Granite countertops, tile backsplash & crown molding. This 1st floor modern layout also features a generous sized family room w/ fireplace & crown molding, & formal living & dining rooms. The main level offers hardwood flooring throughout, ample closet space, a beautiful half bathroom & a french door off the kitchen leading to an expansive patio. The stone patio w/ fireplace and propane hookup is perfect for entertaining. The upper level rooms are all graciously sized. The primary suite includes a 11x9 walk-in closet & a full bathroom w/ a stall shower, jacuzzi tub, water closet & a double vanity. The 25x19 bonus room is perfect for a home theater, man cave, or home gym. The 2nd floor is complete w/ 3 additional bedrooms, a full bathroom & a generous sized laundry room. This home is situated on 3+ acres of backing up to CT State Forest. W/ mature trees, a pergola, perennial gardens & wooded paths, you'll feel like you're living in your own private oasis. 15 minutes from NHV and nearby restaurants & amenities This home has to be seen in person to appreciate all it has to offer. The location is just perfect. Great proximity to downtown New Haven, Quinnipiac University, all major highways and local shops and eateries. All new exterior doors in 2021, 3 car garage, rear composite deck leading to the rear paver patio. 4 stone walls on this property and a beautiful front paver walkway leading to the bluestone front porch. Underground utilities. There is a generator transfer switch in the basement. Owner has never used it and it may or may not be in use. It will convey as is.