This 7-bedroom, 6.5-bathroom all-brick ranch situated on almost 8 acres minutes to Downtown Monroe begins its appeal as you enter the driveway. The long, paved driveway leads you alongside the front acreage which is fenced pasture area perfect for all your animals past an 40x18 RV shed and detached three-car garage that can also be used as a workshop and storage. As you approach the home, you'll notice the additional 2-car attached garage and space for additional parking. The welcoming wide, rocking-chair front porch leads into the home featuring a 2-story foyer. Maple hardwoods provide warm flooring in the entryway, living areas, and kitchen, reflecting sunbeams of light throughout the open-concept floorplan. Your inner stylist will find a blank slate of neutral coloring to work with. Vaulted ceilings add comfortable airflow and a sense of spaciousness. The crackling warmth of a gas-log fireplace can be found in the great room. The gourmet kitchen features granite, 5-Burner induction stove, microwave, tile backsplash, breakfast bar plus walk-in pantry w/ windows overlooking front yard & built-In desk. Breakfast area overlooks the oversized screened porch where the entire family can relax and enjoy the sounds of the creek and watch the birds and wildlife. As a roomy retreat to relax at night and recharge for tomorrow, the primary bedroom cannot be beat. In addition to the convenience of the large private bathroom, you will find plenty of closet space in the his-and-hers walk-in closets and nice touches. There is also a separate shower & soaking tub. The secondary bedroom on main has private bath plus deck access. Upstairs you'll find 1BR w/ private bath, 2 bedrooms w/ jack & jill bath, and a large bonus room / loft overlooking great room. Finished terrace level boasts a full in-law suite with driveway access and large poured patio, full kitchen, great room w/gas fireplace, 2BR & 2BA plus 2 storage rooms. Amazing views off window-lined terrace level. It would be a simple matter to reconfigure this bonus space however you please. The large, well-cared-for property surrounding the primary structure provides plenty of room for recreation. Bring your ATVs & hunting gear, as you'll find great riding areas and plenty of wildlife of all kinds! Your dogs will enjoy the fully-fenced dog kennel in back yard with water source overlooking the creek. This private retreat is located in area of homes on large tracts with beautifully maintained homes, yet close to town and shopping. Easy access to back roads (Liberty Hill Ch Rd & HD Atha Rd to Jersey Rd) provide a turnkey way to avoid busy Hwy 138 and arrive in Downtown Monroe in minutes for amazing shopping & dining! Extra features include: 2-year old Roof, 2 Laundry Rms, 2 Water Heaters, 3 HVAC. Home is on county water but has a well for sprinklers that can be switched to service home. Detached 3-car garage has power and water, & stairs leading to large 2nd level floored storage area. Detached garage also has 50 amp & 200 amp box. RV shed is 40x18 w/ concrete slab and has 30 amp box. RV Hook-up to dump is located on left side of home. 25 x 25 by 5' High Dog run in back. 24/7 Video recording Security System.