Significantly updated home on 1 acre offers numerous amenities: open floor plan, privacy, convenient location and income opportunities. This well maintained contemporary colonial features 4000 sq. ft. main home, chef's kitchen, gunite pool, beautiful grounds and 2000 sq. ft. carriage house with home office, pool house area, and apartment suite. Enter the front door of the main house and you will notice incredible natural light that fills this home throughout its interior. Open foyer has four closets perfect for everyday storage, back packs and sports bags. Gracious living room has wall of floor to ceiling windows yet maintains heat in the winter and cool air in the summer due to proper engineering. Chef's kitchen is straight out of a magazine: beautifully appointed, well organized and generous storage space, 2 dishwashers, 2 sinks, 6 burner Viking gas range with grill, sitting area, island that seats 6 comfortably and laundry area. French doors lead into gracious dining room with coffered ceiling and access to beautiful and private patio. Home office and full bath completes first floor. Second floor offers large master suite, four other bedrooms with associated bathrooms and second floor laundry area. Master suite is large enough for sitting area in addition to wall of closet space, Juliette balcony with sweeping view of pool area and landscaped back yard, ensuite bath with two sinks, soaking tub and shower. It is large enough to accommodate a sitting area. Come across the landing. A bedroom featuring built-in bookcase and private full bath greets you. Three additional bedrooms, one with built-in window seat, bookshelves, cabinet space and cathedral ceiling, share a Jack and Jill bathroom with tub and shower space, two private loos, and double vanity. Walk outside and access pool house area from south side of carriage house. It features two changing rooms, full bath and small prep area. The north side of carriage house has a first floor 22 x 20 room, perfect for home office, art studio or play area. If you don't need this area, you can convert it into a two-car garage. Second floor is fully functioning, private apartment with gas heat and central air. Its open floor plan features a full kitchen, island, dining and living area with Juliette balcony overlooking the pool. 23 x 14 bedroom with walk-in closet, full bath, laundry area and double sink vanity completes the second floor. Apartment has endless possibilities: in-laws, guests, au pair, or rental. If that isn't enough, you have right of first refusal on two-acre building lot abutting the 4th fairway of the Hartford Golf Club.