This poplar and stone home on 17 plus acres is a wonderful getaway with all the amenities for comfortable living. Just minutes from all of Bloomington's offerings and a great location for Crane commuters. Beautiful yard space with flowering trees, perennial gardens and lots of fruit trees. There's even a small barn for storage, workshop, or extended garage. The outside wrap-around deck connects to the fenced pool deck right outside the master suite and reading area. The large master bath has tile floor and marble surround shower. The Kitchen connects to living and family rooms with large windows, vaulted ceilings and skylights that make the kitchen feel bright and spacious and provide beautiful views of the woods. A large pantry is conveniently located between the garage and kitchen. The split-level design makes for easy half flight access to the garage or upstairs to three bedrooms with walk-in closets, a full bathroom with laundry area and an additional bonus room. The grounds are nicely landscaped and are very fertile making for great garden space. There is some pasture space for horses or other animals and plenty of woods. The circle driveway in front accesses the front door or you can drive down to the oversized 2 1/2-car garage (with workshop space) and where there is also plenty of guest or RV parking. Reverse osmosis water purification system. Great well - 75' of usable water in drought years. City water access is only 20' from well head. High efficiency heat pump. Original home is two center rooms built in 1890's, totally restored, additions to east with master area and west with garage and bedrooms. Smithville Communications provides very fast DSL internet service. New cell towers are scheduled to be constructed on I-69 in 2019. A mini-tower was put up during construction of I-69 which provided an excellent cell signal. If you are looking for a unique, country home on a beautiful parcel of land, yet close to town, then you will not want to miss seeing this one... schedule your showing today! Please exclude stain-glass window art mounted in living room and stain-glass window art mounted in wall of master bedroom. Click on 3D tour icon to see awesome, immersive virtual tour of this beautiful home! NOTE: Be careful with GPS instructions - any that take you out onto I-69 are NOT correct.