Nestled in the rolling hills of Leelanau County, this incomparable 23-acre sanctuary adjoins the 546-acre Cedar River Preserve. The 2900-sqft custom home has been thoughtfully designed and meticulously maintained. The walk-out ranch features a phenomenal kitchen (granite, SS, double oven, maple cabinets with soft-close drawers), hardwood floors, drystack stone fireplace, open floorplan with expansive countryside views. The main-floor master suite includes a walk-in tile shower, double sink, maple cabinets, and walk-in closet. Walk-out basement has 9' ceilings, family room, two bedrooms, office, full bath, and plenty of storage. Ancillary amenities include covered porches, heated attached garage, 30x40 pole barn, chicken coop, and fenced-in garden area. 17 acres are wooded with quality maples and other hardwoods and 6 acres are open meadows with wildflowers, wildlife, and white morels. The meandering driveway amid beautiful hardwoods and evergreen insulates you from traffic and transports you to your peaceful and private homestead surrounded only by the therapeutic sights and sounds of nature. 15 minutes to downtown Traverse City, 10 minutes to Lake Michigan, 2 minutes to village of Cedar, Lake Leelanau boat launch and Cedar River launch are within 1 mile.