Bright & spacious, custom built 5 bed/3.5 bath home nestled in the established Southwoods Subdivision on Ithaca's South Hill. 2 story foyer, custom eat-in kitchen w/ granite countertops & stainless steel appliances, formal dining room, family room & formal living room w/ gas fireplace. Oak flooring throughout most of the main level. 4 beds & 2 full baths upstairs. Primary bedroom has a private bath w/ whirlpool tub. Newly finished lower level walkout includes additional bedroom, full bath, family/rec room space & storage. Generously sized front porch, large back deck, spacious yard give plenty of options to enjoy the gorgeous outdoor space that surrounds. Oversized 2 car garage. Private, wooded lot backs up to Eldredge Preserve, an 87 acre conservation area with a mile+ long trail that follows the side of a gorge through a landscape of various indigenous trees teaming w a striking variety of birds known to the area. Conveniently located close to IC, Cornell, downtown Ithaca.