What an opportunity to buy new in the popular Black Forest/Monument area! Just wow on this ranch-style beauty of just under 5,000 located on 2.5 acres of beautiful, mature Ponderosa and Pikes Peak views. The perfect Colorado setting with 4 bedrooms/5 baths/dedicated office. This custom home with its cathedral arches and great room concept, warm hardwood, granite counters, and all Bosch appliances. 10 ft walls plus hand textured paint, beamed accents, and 8 ft. knotty alder doors and trim throughout. Award-winning D38 schools! With its quick access to 83 & easy commute to Springs or Denver, simply drive down the short street to paradise. Paved roads lead to an asphalt drive as the home sits atop a knoll w/incredible views. Hardwood throughout the main areas w/ large living room w/gas fireplace w/stone & built-ins leads to a dedicated office. The kitchen has a convection/oven combo, gas 5-burner cooktop, wine fridge, & refrigerator w/lots of beautiful, 42" cabinetry & double sinks for the two cooks! The master & 5-piece master bath is private & the hard to find 2nd bed on the main level has a private bath. The separate dining area is perfect for parties & offers a deck prepped for future outdoor kitchens. A nice-sized laundry leads to an oversized, finished, 3-car garage. Off the living room is a wonderful outdoor area overlooking the Peak, hills, & mature trees. The basement features a large family area plus a full 10x15 wet bar along w/rec area. Two 2ndary bedrooms, one an ensuite w/double sinks. Lots of storage. Every room is private & other features include centralized stereo (indoor/outdoor) w/AV room, transom windows, AC on both levels, tankless hot water heater, rock retaining wall, great attention to detail, wonderful flow, & Class 4 roof. Beautiful home in a park-like setting.