True Luxury homes can take forever to build! But you will have extra time in this new custom build because it’s ready to move in! Started in 2020, this “Top Shelf” Ranch-ion has been under construction for over 2 years. This home is of the rarest kind with over 21 acres of prime Illinois real estate, a spacious outbuilding and gorgeous one of a kind home. Built by one of Monroe County’s premier builders, this home is rural luxury, top-to-bottom. Enter through the timbered front door to rustic elegance. The soaring 10 ft to 17 ft ceilings with hand finished custom woodwork and open concept, highlights the wall of Marvin Glass high end windows that create stunning frames for sunset vistas of rolling hills where deer and turkey are common companions. Open concept, the dining room flanks the 17’ high, wood beamed great room with top of the line Lite Brite wood burning fireplace with a blower to cozy up the atmosphere as you watch the snow fall. Fireplace is flanked by floating shelves and has hidden conduit for electrical component installation. Woodwork and 8 ft solid doors custom stained Alder wood are throughout the home and set a warm and inviting tone. The gourmet kitchen with huge contrasting center island was designed by Studio 9 in Columbia. Quartz counters and backsplash complement the distressed cabinets and copper accents. The 40” Hallman black and copper 6 burner stove came straight from Italy and the remaining appliances are GE Café line black stainless. Just off the kitchen is a spacious drop zone, powder room and main floor laundry room with built in cabinetry and janitor sink. The 3+ finished garage with 10 ft ceiling and quiet-open insulated, high profile doors is plumbed for 2nd laundry (because the best days always end with the dirtiest clothes) and electric car charging port. Flex or family room sits just off the kitchen and features a third access point to the full length composite deck with custom railing topping off the custom stone arches surrounding the lower patio. Gorgeous master is an intimate suite of true proportions with turned entrance, walk in closet, private deck access, Propane fireplace with lighted accents set at bed height and romantic views. Bath features dual vanities, soaking tub with stone accent wall and double walk in shower finished with copper flecked Onyx Board and custom tile and private powder room. Split floor plan has back hall with floor to ceiling storage. Hall leads to additional main floor bedrooms with conjoined bath. Off Great room, iron and wood custom split staircase takes us to the lower level with a 4th bedroom and full bath. This area is wide open and ready for your finishes. Lower patio really highlights the stone arches and sunset views. Anticipated finished cost of the STRUCTURE ALONE is well over 1,100,000. Property, grading, clearing, driveway, private sewer system, public water, and all other expenses. Seller’s plans have changed since the construction began.