Fall in love with this beautiful brick front Colonial. Located in the heart of Western Howard County, this home is situated on a quiet cul-de-sac. It is adjacent to the Benson Branch Environmental Area with over 100 acres of parkland, with natural foliage and trails to explore. The main house offers a bright and open floor plan with soaring 9~ ceilings and Palladian windows. An inviting entry foyer, flowing effortlessly into the formal living and dining rooms, allowing for easy entertaining. The gourmet kitchen features hardwood floors, stainless steel appliances, granite, and Corian countertops. The open floor plan leads you into the stunning two-story family room that is punctuated by a show-stopping floor-to-ceiling stone surround wood burning fireplace featuring a built-in entertainment center. This space is ideal for relaxing. There is also a main level study, perfect for your home office or library. Two separate staircases lead to the upper level where you will find 4 bedrooms and 2 full baths as well as an upper-level laundry area for your convenience. The spacious owner~s suite boasts of a cathedral ceiling and a gas fireplace to enjoy on those chilly evenings. The private owner~s bath features an oversized soaking tub and a separate shower. The spacious lower level is finished with an additional bedroom and full bath, as well as a wet bar area and additional storage. The exterior of this stunning home leads you to the 900 square foot pool house which has been used as a guest house. This light-filled and airy house offers cathedral ceilings, a full eat-in kitchen, and a cozy living area highlighted by a gas fireplace. The upstairs loft can be used as a bedroom, as well as both a full and half bath, make this space ideal for overnight guests or whatever your needs may be. Relax on the front porch or stone patio with a view to the private back yard to enjoy more of what Mother Nature has to offer. With a wonderful location close to amenities yet offering private tranquility. You won~t want to miss this one-of-a-kind beauty.