Beautiful upgrades inside & out make this main level “Lake of the Rockies” home a jewel. Prime select builders lot backs to open space. Spacious, tiled entryway w/ custom Larson storm door, 12-foot ceilings, hardwood floors, carpeted bedrooms & stairway. Designer window coverings. Upgraded kitchen w/granite, open concept island w/seating, white cabinets w/grey subway tile backsplash, stainless appliances, & dining nook. Incredible views to open space & mountains. 4 ceiling fans, CENTRAL AC, cozy gas fireplace a focal point beautifully framed by artisan built live edge fireplace mantle, floating shelves & cabinet w/ pull-out drawers. Surround sound speakers w/Marantz receiver, in living room, kitchen, dining, & patio. Entry from garage includes storage hooks, tiled mudroom w/ washer/dryer & shelf. Large sunny unfinished basement w/ 10’ ceilings and 4 windows, roughed-in plumbing & ample storage. Step out to covered patio, custom pull-down privacy shade, additional patio with jetted 6-person hot tub open to the stars, professionally xeriscape landscaping w/ aspen, blossoming crab apple, blue spruce, perennial shrubs & a cedar planter box w/ trellis. Flagstone terraced steps, stone fire pit, & seating. Small grass area & cedar fence w/gate leading to community open space. Watch the incredible Mt. Herman and Front Range sunsets. Neighborhood includes graveled pathways w/dog stations, playground, & 200 yards to beautiful Monument Lake (fishing, kayaking & paddle boarding). Charming historic downtown Monument is just across the street with unique boutique shops, restaurants, coffee shops, an ice cream parlor, a brewery, free summer concerts, festivals, 4th of July parade, & farmers’ market. Limbaugh and Dirty Woman Parks are nearby. The historic Santa Fe Trail runs north to Palmer Lake and south to the Air Force Academy continuing into Colorado Springs for biking and hiking! Award winning D-38 schools! Convenient access to I25, park-and-ride lot, AFA, & shopping.