Private, one acre with an inviting, exquisite home perfectly located in the heart of Lake County in Countryside Lake overlooking a bay with gracious wildlife galore! Countryside Lake is a 'members only' 140 acre lake for boating, fishing, swimming, with amenities such as: lake rights/dock community, tennis courts, park/playground, private beach with seasonal lifeguard and security. Plenty of room to spread out, to "work/study from home" or to entertain in this 5146 sq ft (& 1944 sq ft lower level) stately Georgian style home with 5 bedrooms, 4 full baths and a newly (2021) finished basement. Enchanting, breathtaking tree line and water views, and of expansive pristine landscaping and architectural cast stone. Bright and light windows and doors lead to endless multiple patios to capture the beauty of each day. Relax as if you are living the resort lifestyle daily inclusive of your own gardens, wooded views, and inground pool. This two-story home's atrium welcomes you with its timeless and elegant winding staircase. Move through the main level to luxury details such as: eye-catching millwork, wainscoting, rich ceilings and moldings throughout, a formal living room and separate dining room to spread out for those dinners and holidays with family and friends, 4 fireplaces, a spacious kitchen with granite countertops and a large island for buffet style serving, Wolf/Imperial appliances, built-in beverage fridge, and hardwood floors throughout. Up the winding staircase, step into a primary bedroom with its own showcasing fireplace and spa-like, luxurious bath with a marble jacuzzi tub, separate shower, and double vanity. Roam down the hall to additional spacious bedrooms with scenic views and into a 'perfect for' in-law/au pair arrangement as there is a separate entrance to the quarters with a full kitchen, bath, and in-unit laundry. Amazing location near shopping, restaurants, transportation, major highways. The vista views, yearlong privacy, and the entertaining appeal of this home will entice you-so welcome home!