Welcome to your dream Cape Cod Style waterfront retreat in the heart of Heritage Harbor Resort along the picturesque Illinois River. This exceptional home combines timeless design with modern comforts, offering an idyllic blend of elegance and relaxation. As you step inside, you'll immediately be captivated by the charm of this three-bedroom, two and a half bath haven. The first-floor master suite boasts convenience and privacy, providing a serene escape with its double vanity, expansive walk-in shower, and spacious walk-in closet. Hardwood floors guide you through the open-concept living space, where a captivating stone fireplace takes center stage, inviting cozy gatherings and warm moments on chilly evenings. The heart of the home is the thoughtfully designed kitchen adorned with granite counters and stainless steel appliances that effortlessly balance style and functionality. The second floor offers a versatile Flex Room that awaits your creative vision, whether it be a home office, studio, or cozy reading nook. Bask in the tranquility of outdoor living on three levels - a screened-in porch that offers a bug-free sanctuary for dining al fresco, and two additional levels that embrace the scenic views of the surrounding waterfront landscape. Your options for outdoor entertainment are endless, whether you're hosting a BBQ, enjoying morning coffee, or simply relishing the breathtaking sunsets. For water enthusiasts, the convenience of a seasonal boat slip located just behind the home presents a gateway to endless aquatic adventures along the Illinois River. The resort offers jet ski rentals, kayak rentals, pontoon rentals, golf cart and bike rentals as well. The unfinished 9' basement, thoughtfully roughed in for an additional bedroom and bathroom, allows for customization and expansion, catering to your future needs. The attention to detail continues in the garage, where an epoxied floor adds a touch of sophistication, and a screened garage door seamlessly extends your indoor entertainment space to the outdoors. Freshly painted walls exude a renewed sense of elegance and tranquility, while the possibilities are endless with the large attic space - awaiting your creative touch to transform it into a bonus room or private retreat. Nestled within the Heritage Harbor Resort community, you'll find an array of amenities that complement this remarkable home. Enjoy leisurely strolls along scenic walking paths, indulge your furry friend at the dog park, engage in a friendly game of pickleball, or take a refreshing dip in the outdoor pools. Savor culinary delights at the on-site restaurant, sip cocktails at the outdoor bar, and explore the expansive network of bike paths. Throughout the year, a calendar of engaging events adds a vibrant social dimension to life in this exceptional resort. Immerse yourself in the heart of Starved Rock Country, where the natural beauty of the surroundings harmonizes perfectly with the luxury and comfort of your Cape Cod Style waterfront retreat. This property offers not just a home, but a lifestyle of relaxation, adventure, and community.