If you are looking for a lake home with breathtaking views of the main channel from almost every room in the house, an ideal place to entertain, an open floor plan, the master on the main, a gourmet kitchen, a daylight finished basement, fantastic storage, 3 bay heated and cooled garage, a Gunite heated pool and hot tub, a double level dock with 2 boat lifts and 4 jet ski lifts—just to start—then we have the perfect house for you! Conveniently located just 25 minutes from downtown Chattanooga via Highway 27 or Hixson Pike, this all brick, 5 bedroom, 4 full and 2 half bath home has something for everyone. The seller has just finished many improvements, including installing new lighting over the breakfast bar, freshly painting much of the interior, painting the exterior shutters, new main level deck frame and composite decking, new top level dock decking and stairs, and flashing and caulking the windows. You will love the interesting architectural details and beautiful finishes throughout this move-in ready house. The kitchen is open to the spacious breakfast room and to the great room with a wall of windows highlighting the view and allowing great natural lighting. The great room also has a gas fireplace with built-ins on either side and access to the main level composite deck that spans the back of the house - perfect for outdoor dining or curling up with a book away from the activity at the pool. The kitchen has granite counter tops and tile back splash, a raised breakfast bar with pendant lighting, custom cabinets with under-cabinet lighting, a center island with prep sink, built-in cabinet-style Subzero refrigerator, 2 Bosch dishwashers, Dacor gas cook top, over-sized convection oven and separate wall oven and Bosch microwave, large Dacor warming drawer, a walk-in pantry, and access to the formal dining room, laundry room, garage, and basement. The master suite is on the other side of this level and has a cork floor, gas fireplace, access to the rear deck with views of stunning sunrises over the lake, as well as the master bath with double granite vanity, jetted tub, separate shower with tile and glass surround and a walk-in closet with organizer system. The second story has a handsome office with coffered ceiling, wood paneled walls and built-in shelving, and a spacious media room has tiered theater seating for ten or more, a refreshment center with wet bar, granite counter, built-in refrigerator, and large walk-out finished storage which is currently being used as a play room. There are 3 additional bedrooms, all with walk-in closets and two shared baths with granite vanities and large jetted tub/shower combos. The lower level has 10' ceilings and crown molding, including the large rec/family room with access to the rear covered patio and pool area and is open to a full 2nd kitchen which also has granite counter tops and stainless steel appliances, as well as a walk-in pantry with an extra stainless steel work station and commercial hood and plumbed for a large ice machine, another storage room currently set up as wine cellar, a utility room with all of the mechanicals and a 2nd laundry facility, as well as the 5th bedroom, another full bath and a large exercise room. After purchasing the home, the sellers replaced the existing pool with a beautiful Gunite heated pool with decorative fountains and a sunbathing platform, hot tub, slate surround, and a glass wall for a safe, but unencumbered, view of the lake. They also updated the custom, whole house smart home system with alarm upgrade, automation, and SONOS. A custom masonry combination outdoor fireplace and full size traditional box smoker add to the festive atmosphere, and there is also a convenient outside half bath and shower. The two story dock will appeal to water sports enthusiasts and the top deck offers a beautiful spot to soak up the sun and fun, and then relish beautiful sunsets. Some additional improvements include: new high efficiency HVAC system in 2015; dock lift upgraded in 2012 to heavier duty to accommodate a larger boat (10'x30' slip); new great room windows in 2012, new trim in dining room and hall, smart home wiring installed in 2012 and updated in 2017. All of this, and it is located on a cul-de-sac street with very little traffic and great neighbors. Who needs to go away on vacation when you can live in such a gorgeous home all year round! Please call for more information and your private showing today! Information is deemed reliable but not guaranteed. Buyer to verify any and all information they deem important.