Location! "Tucked away", 5.39 acres, close to Leander yet very private, with room to build, can be subdivided! Home completely updated and remodeled. Offering 3% buyer's agent commission incl. Spectacular hill country views from every window and the back porch! 4 bd/ 3ba ranch-style, modern updates, beautiful wood elements throughout, lots of character, many live oaks, red oaks and 40' Monterrey oaks, and a seasonal creek! Enter past the adobe effect exterior, paver pathway, and charming front porch and you're welcomed into a beautiful living area; massive exposed wood-beam construction, woodgrain vinyl plank floors, abundant natural light throughout, rustic wood-burning stove, the open-concept flows to the kitchen, with beige/taupe granite countertops, updated Whirlpool stainless steel appliances, unique pendant lights, and solid wood KraftMaid cabinetry. Breakfast area is adjacent to the kitchen. Through the door, is the formal dining area, with a hip barn-wood lighting fixture. A bonus room down the hall has massive windows to take in the views, genuine knotty pine flooring and trim, perfect for a home office/study, creative space or, with adjacent bath, another bedroom. A second living area is attached to the primary through french doors, woodgrain vinyl plank floor and a recycled-steel ceiling. The primary bedroom: this ceiling is also repurposed steel, woodgrain vinyl floors, huge views from its corner location, ensuite bathroom, black granit, a double barrier free shower with ceramic woodgrain tile, penny tile floor, and dual sinks. The other bedrooms have sliding barn door-style closets, and plush carpeted flooring. There is a 17x32' bedroom/bonus finished loft above the detached garage, with views. Out back entertain on the big, covered 36X14' deck that overlooks the creek bed, heavily treed landscape, and the hill country view beyond? ...the Balcones Canyonland Wildlife Preserve and Round Mountain. It is a great view that will remain for a long, long time!