Surrounded by well established trees, this lovely contemporary, energy efficient home is tucked away up a cedar lined driveway. Kansas limestone and redwood exterior, large front and back decks and patio set this house apart. The limestone fireplace and cathedral ceilings in the main floor great room extend to the overlooking upper level with its large bedroom, closets, bath and sitting room. Windows to all four directions give warmth and light in winter and are shaded by design and motorized blinds for summer. The kitchen has an open feel with a built in table and baking center and spacious countertops and oak cupboards. The main floor bedroom has a walk in closet and bath with linen closet. A guest closet, utility room with panty and office nock add to main floor accessibility and convenience. Two large bedrooms with closets and storage space, bath, large rec room and walk-in closet spanning the length of the rec room make the finished basement ideal for teens, family and guests. A shop area and storage space add to the two car garage. This home is set on 1.2 acres with a large front yard and back yard that looks out at a wooded area. Hiking trails around the nearby creek connect with neighboring areas. Just off US Highway 50 with easy access to Interstate 135 puts you within 5 minutes of shopping, the YMCA, Newton Medical Center and other essential services. Whether you enjoy an active lifestyle or prefer a more quiet, leisurely pace, this home provides the perfect setting for you. Co-listing Kansas agent is related to seller. This unique home is for you. Special Features Included: passive solar, energy efficient; cathedral ceilings; redwood siding stained 2018; limestone exterior and fireplace--self contained Cozy Heat, chimney cleaned 2019; foyer with tile and wood floors; kitchen with built-in table, oak cabinets, stove, refrigerator, disposal, dishwasher--purchased 2018; microwave, tile floor; basement: sump pump with backup (new 2019), water heater, water softener; 5 ceiling fans; window coverings; sound wiring; heat lamps in all bathrooms; exterior: lightning rod protection. Not included: attached walnut cabinets in great room; oak entry peg board, some perennials. Co-listing Kansas agent is related to seller.