Experience absolute tranquility at this waterfront retreat nestled in the Woods of Cantigny. Set on over 2 acres of natural beauty, this residence radiates comfort and luxury in over 6,000 square feet of finished interior living space. The stately all-brick exterior sits against a backdrop of mature trees, cultured landscaping and a private pond, offering four-season beauty to the owners. Inside the home you will enjoy a perfect blend of open-concept living integrated with elegant formal spaces. At the heart of the main level you'll find a stylish, remodeled kitchen with professional-grade appliances, 9' island and breakfast room. Enjoy views of the yard and pond through a large picture window in the sitting room as well as the heated sunroom. The family room features a coffered ceiling, fireplace and wet bar, with French doors to the vaulted living room. A large laundry room/mudroom with full bath, powder room, and welcoming foyer complete the main floor. The private rooms on the second floor are anchored by an elegant primary suite with volume ceiling, fireplace, and renovated spa bath with soaking tub, walk-in shower, dual sink vanity and water closet. Three secondary bedrooms are served by the renovated hall bath with dual entrances. A large loft is suited for home office or remove learning with extensive bookshelves and built-in desk. The finished lower level is an entertainer's delight with theater room, second kitchen, game room, fifth bedroom and full bath. The 2.08 acre lot includes a portion of the private, shared lake and the opposite shoreline.... fish to your heart's content from your boat or private dock! Relax and entertain on the spacious back patio surrounded by the forest preserve backdrop. This picturesque location is "away from it all but close to everything"... only minutes to Cantingy Park and golf, Metra, Wheaton Academy, and world class dining and shopping.