Exceptional, 3000+ sq. ft. Colonial located in well-established, Ellington neighborhood. Set back smartly on a quiet, elevated, 1-acre, Cul-de-sac-road parcel, this exquisite home offers both elegance and functionality. A beautiful wrap around front porch greets you as you enter the home. A large tiled foyer opens up into the main living space, which is adorned with abundant crown molding and impressive custom trim work. Hardwood floors adorn the rest of the first floor, which includes a newly-renovated custom kitchen. Painted raised panel cabinetry, granite countertops, tiled backsplash, breakfast bar, and dining area open up into a large family room and living room. Both rooms have southerly facing French sliders that open up to a composite Azek deck with vinyl railings. The living room boasts an impressive cherry mantle, propane fireplace, wet bar with marble countertop, cherry cabinets and beverage fridge. A window-filled dining room, and half bath complete the first floor. The 2nd floor offers incredibly comfortable living quarters! A massive, Master bedroom suite occupies nearly 650 sq. ft. of extraordinary accommodations, including Palladian windows, window seats, and over-sized walk-in closet. The tiled Master bath is equally impressive with dual-sink vanity and walk in tiled 'steam' shower. The LL contains a 24'X17' Rec room with cedar walk-in and wine closet. There is also a 3-car, attached heated garage, and a 2-bay carriage house - ideal for the car enthusiast!