Welcome to the Lodge. The absolute best of the city and nature come together in this Northwoods-style home in sought-after Palos Heights location. Meticulous maintenance and superior craftsmanship abound in this custom-built 3 bedroom, 3.5 bath ranch home designed and owned by the same family since its inception. Stunning two-story entry foyer with open staircase leads to incredible great room with hardwood floors, wood beamed vaulted ceilings, floor-to-ceiling windows with stained glass and old Chicago clinker brick wall with wood-burning fireplace. Incredible open-concept entertaining space features custom wet-bar, newer hardwood floors, dining area with bay window and back yard views and Pella sliding doors to deck. Huge kitchen features breakfast bar, Corian countertops, custom cabinetry, recessed lighting, newer stainless double wall ovens and newer stainless refrigerator. Three large and private bedrooms, each with its own full bath, plus loft overlooking first floor. Main level master suite features wood-beamed vaulted ceiling, walk-in-closet and full newly remodeled bath with stone steamer shower, soaking tub with granite surround and custom cabinetry with double sink hook-up. Full finished basement doubles the size of the home and includes rec room with 2nd fireplace and game room with shuffleboard and pool table. Main level laundry, whole house vacuum, roof 10-years-young with 50-year transferable warranty. Brand new carpeting in bedrooms and loft, 2 separate HVAC systems, 2 sump pumps, 2 water heaters and tons of storage and closet space. Exterior space is unmatched - front gated brick paver patio with garden and seating areas. Beautiful front garden and expansive rear cedar deck. Circular aggregate stone driveway leads to heated 4-car attached garage with running water and floor drains for year-round indoor car washing. This home is an entertainer's dream; a true retreat from the city and a very rare opportunity to own one of the finest homes in Palos.