This move-in condition expanded ranch home combines traditional features with stylish modern touches, an open floor plan that includes the kitchen & combined dining/ living room with hardwood floors and a wood burning fireplace. A bonus room doubles as a den or guest room. French doors lead into a spacious bright family room addition with sliders to a 12x16 deck which overlooks a picturesque back yard that gently slopes to the edge of the Assabet river. Master suite includes a new luxurious spa-like bathroom. A full basement offers room for storage or workshop. Recent roof, vinyl siding, mostly new windows, updated heat and hot water, recent stainless kitchen appliances, It's only steps away from nature hiking trails and a recreational pond noted for fishing, boating and bird watching, yet close to downtown, fabulous shopping and major commuting, routes, 9 and 495. one mile to the commuter rail station/ Worcester to Boston.