Hidden gem just 46 miles west of Chicago. Ease of access to I-88 means commute to Chicago may take less than that of homes twice as close. 3+2 BR, 3 bath ranch with a full, partially finished basement in Windsor West. Open floor plan opens with graceful arched doorways that create a sense of space while allowing for flexible use. Large great room with vaulted ceiling and cozy fireplace opens to kitchen and breakfast room, plus a separate dining area that currently serves as a wonderful office. Sunny, airy white kitchen (completely updated, including new appliances and flooring in summer 2020) has breakfast bar and cooking island with additional seating. Eating area feels like a sunroom with loads of windows overlooking beautiful backyard. Glass door leads out to stamped concrete patio tucked between kitchen and family room and covered with pergola creating a private outdoor hideaway. Pergola has outdoor fan and lighting to make this area feel like a delightful living space. Parklike backyard is completely fenced and perfect for pets or kids. Primary bedroom and bath are separated from other two bedrooms on main floor for privacy. HUGE basement is perfect for out of town guests or multi-generational living. There are two large bedrooms with walk in closets and a full bathroom downstairs. Walk past the first bedroom to enter flexible space currently set up as a rec room and another large exercise room and a large separate storage room. 2-car attached garage. Kaneland District 302 schools. School bus service. Neighborhood park.