Tradition and character intersect beautifully with an updated aesthetic in this four bedroom, two and one-half bath home. Your wishlist of needs and wants are all fulfilled here! The covered front porch provides a shaded spot for greeting the neighbors. Warm oak floors and an ornate oak staircase are both showcased at the entry. Spacious rooms flow together, from the living room with decorative fireplace, to the family room with bay window to the formal dining room, there is a feeling of both grace and space. The well appointed kitchen features handcrafted cabinets and high end stainless appliances. The professional grade Wolf range will delight the chef in you, from simple to gourmet. The dining bar is the spot for coffee and a muffin with great views of the backyard. Indoor/outdoor entertaining is a breeze with glass doors off the den leading to a large deck. An updated powder room completes the first floor space. On the second level, you’ll find four large bedrooms – all with beautiful oak floors and an inspired and energetic decor. The primary has rich accent walls and a walk-in closet. The hall bath is thoughtfully updated. The lower level recreation room expands the living space with room for the whole family. The full bath features a large shower and the bright laundry room has a wall of storage. You will love the oversized park-like lot with an array of flowers in the perennial garden promising fragrance and color all season long! An expansive new deck for dining al fresco plus a custom firepit and pergola extends the outdoor season from spring thru fall. Many new systems and upgrades including the roof – 2018, GFA furnace – 2018, sealed kitchen roof – 2019, AC compressor – 2019, deck – 2020, and garage door track, motor and springs all upgraded in 2021. Walking distance to commuter trains, schools, the Farmer’s Market and Oak Park shops – this lovely family home in a fantastic central location is not to be missed!