Welcome to 1201 Persimmon Ridge Drive in the lovely Persimmon Ridge neighborhood. Perfectly located on a .5+/- acre lot with easy access to the neighborhood golf course while still allowing for privacy. This custom-built home has a first-floor primary suite with a total of 5 bedrooms, 3.5 bathrooms and a finished, walkout basement with a lower level utility garage. The 2-story great room has a cozy gas fireplace and opens into the dining area and spacious eat-in kitchen. The kitchen has granite countertops, a gas stove, double oven, and a 2nd large eating area. The beautiful backyard with a convenient sprinkler system can be enjoyed from the enclosed porch, the low maintenance covered deck or the oversized patio below. The first-floor primary bedroom has a bay window for a perfect sitting area, a built-in vanity, walk-in closet and an attractive primary bathroom. The first floor also includes a guest bathroom, laundry room with sink, walk-in pantry, and access to the side-entry garage with its own gas heater. The second floor has a catwalk with an attractive wrought-iron railing overlooking the great room, 3 large bedrooms and a full bathroom. The walk-out basement has a family room with a gas fireplace, wet bar, exercise room, 5th bedroom, and a full bathroom. There is also a utility room with additional laundry hookups, a utility garage for mowing equipment, and unfinished storage space. Persimmon Ridge is located just a few miles from Lake Forest near ever-growing Old Henry Rd but with a country feel. The neighborhood has numerous amenities including an 18 hole golf course, a junior Olympic size pool, picnic/cookout pavilion, 2 tennis courts, playground area, 2 basketball goals and fishing lakes. More information can be found at persimmonridgedevelopment.com and persimmonridge.com. The sellers enjoyed teeing off at the 3rd hole behind their home and finishing up across the street at the second hole for a quick round of 9. Call today to schedule your personal tour!