**Seller is offering buyers a $5, 000 closing credit towards upgrades!**Come visit this energy saving Cape home built on 1.01 acres of lightly wooded land just 5 minutes from UConn! Take advantage of minimized energy expenses from the solar panels on the roof, two year old oil furnace with an indirect hot water system, and pellet or wood stove compatibility! Enjoy peaceful walks through the perennial gardens and landscaped trails leading to the secluded glen far from the road. Once you enter through the front door be sure to bask in the warm sunlight through the skylight above as it filters down from the cathedral ceiling. The formal dining room, living room, and kitchen all are within immediate sight lending themselves to your hosting delight as you mingle throughout the open floor plan. There is a first floor full bath and bedroom for guests who stay late or nights when you can't make it up the stairs. As you travel upstairs there is a convenient full bath atop the balcony landing. The second bedroom above offers breathtaking views of rolling hills and custom built-ins. The upstairs master bedroom is unparalleled in design and taste as it offers vaulted ceilings and exposed oak beams! This home is a hidden gem nestled within the rustic beauty of northeast Connecticut yet a short drive from shops, eateries, universities, libraries, farms, public parks, rivers, and lakes!