Come down a one lane drive to your private nature nook nestled into Bakers Ridge Mountain Range. The last house of several large tracks of land on a private drive thru a hardwood forest and 20 acres full of wildlife including Wild Turkey and Herds of Deer. It's so private you can't see a neighbor except during the wintertime when you can see their lights flickering thru the forest. Extra Bonus Feature: Bring your adult children or your senior parents to live in the finished 3-bedroom 2 Bath, 2295 sq. ft. basement apartment. The spacious basement apartment has its own parking area and private entrance. You will be surprised when you see the size of the kitchen! Large Island countertop and double ovens with a glass top stove, and combined dining area. A separate living room, pantry, and laundry room. Three Bedrooms with a real Master Suite, and a guest bathroom, too! Both tile and carpet floor covers make this a beautiful place to live. The main house boasts a large gourmet kitchen with a double oven, space for two refrigerators/freezers, five-eye glass-cooktop, large island, and lots of cabinets, and opens to a family room. Included on the main level is a large master suite with master bath and walk-in closet, a second bedroom, bathroom, dining room, living room, entryway, utility room, laundry room, and a craft room with lots of counter space and garden windows. The living room has an electric fireplace and a wall of windows two stories high letting in the sun and looks out over the fenced in back yard, a lower deck, and a canopy of trees. The living room and dining room share a large room. A large deck is accessed off the dining room and is perfect for outdoor entertaining. Two staircases access the second floor: one from the craft room and one from the living room. On that level is another family room, two bedrooms, a full bath, an office, and two large storage closets. There is a small deck off the office and a shared deck off the two bedrooms. Two staircases access the second floor: one from the craft room and one from the living room. On that level is another family room, two bedrooms, a full bath, an office, and two large storage closets. There is a small deck off the office and a shared deck off the two bedrooms. New carpet was installed in December 2021. The third floor is a loft overlooking the family room and has a full bath and a large storage closet. The beautiful, spacious basement mother-in-law suite has its own parking area and private entrance. The surprise is the size of the kitchen, which includes double ovens and glass top stove, dining area, living room, pantry, and laundry room. Three Bedrooms with a real Master Suite, and a guest bathroom Both tile ad carpet floor covers make this a stand out full size apartment. There is a large indoor Jacuzzi you can enjoy year-round. An outdoor wood boiler has been installed to help heat the house during the winter. Two fenced garden spaces are terraced just above the house. Several fruit trees, blueberry bushes, strawberries, a raspberry bush, and lots of wild blackberries provide fresh fruit during the summer. A chicken run with two coops is located between the two gardens. There is a man-made pond on the lower part of the property. A marked walking trail circles around part of the 20-acre boundary. Wildlife, including deer and turkey, are seen almost daily. A bonus for the kids or kids-at-heart is an over 150-foot zip-line that transports you through the woods. Gas fireplaces are located in the master bedroom, upstairs family room, and mother-in-law suite living room, but the gas has been disconnected in preparation to be transformed to electric fireplaces. Apison Elementary, East Hamilton Middle School, and East Hamilton High School are within 5 miles of the home. Private schools, kindergarten through college, are also close by in Collegedale. Enjoy country living not far from all the conveniences of city life. Centrally located for quick access to the following locations 6.3 Miles just 12 to 14 min to Walmart Supercenter on Little Debbie Parkway 39 min (17.6 miles) to Memorial Hospital and 40 min 17.5 Miles to Erlanger Hospital. 25 Min (14.6 miles) to the Chattanooga Airport and 10 Min (5.2 miles) to the Collegedale Airport. 30 Min (18.3 Miles) to Cleveland TN. 8 min (3.5 Miles) to Food City at E. Brainerd Rd and Ooltewah Ringgold Rd. And 15 Min 7.1 Miles to the Village Market in Collegedale. Ringgold GA is 8.8 Miles or (14 Min) Dalton Ga is 29 min and 19.9 to 21.9 miles depending on route. Ooltewah TN is 9.5 Miles and 19 mins
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