Great starter home in leafy neighborhood has stylish & valuable updates! Step into a warm & inviting living room with vaulted ceiling and floor-to-ceiling wood-burning fireplace with stone surround & timber mantle. Pretty kitchen has granite counters, all new stainless appliances, tile floor, pantry & breakfast nook that overlooks the living room. Formal dining room has lots of light & access to back deck. Master suite has wood floors, spacious double closets with ample shelving, and remodeled bath with distinctive tile. Secondary bedrooms are carpeted and serviced by full bath with double sink. New furnace & A/C. Newer roof with solar panels. Elevated deck enjoys afternoon shade, with plenty of privacy from surrounding trees. Yard is big enough for kids and dogs, with sunny areas perfect for gardening. Unfinished lower level has above-grade windows, laundry and tons of potential to add more living space. Walk to middle school. Close to shopping, restaurants & public transportation.