This expansive custom-built center hall colonial, set on picturesque Lawrence Ave on a half-acre lot w/ Ipe wood deck & a large backyard edged by woods for extra privacy. Designed by architect, Maria DeCosimo, this exceptional 5 bedrms & 4.5 bath offers bright formal living rm w/double sided fp, formal dining rm with exquisite coffered ceiling & wood-burning fp, magnificent family room w/vaulted ceilings adjacent to well crafted gourmet kitchen w/13 ft. center island, granite counters, stainless steel appliances. 2nd fl master suite w/separate sitting area, WIC, bath w/Jacuzzi & stall shower, 3 additional bedrms including guest en-suite & laundry rm. Au Pair en-suite/office on 3rd fl w/ WIC.Must see to truly appreciate, long list of amenities & upgrades! NYC commuter delight!