Inspiring, 6000+ sq. ft., lakefront home situated on 1.18 acres on the west shore of Crystal Lake in Ellington. This exceptional, open-floor-plan design maximizes recreational and entertainment space, while the expansive, lake-facing picture windows provide an unsurpassed vista to the tranquil waters below! Pristine, oak, hardwood floors, with matching split-level staircase, trim moldings, raised-panel doors, and abundant kitchen cabinetry, provide an elegance worthy of the most discerning guest! An off-kitchen 28'X21' Great room with its unobstructed views of the water, can only be described as sensational! A southeasterly-facing, 21'x20', first-floor Master bedroom with walk-in and large, tiled Master bath - with private Master viewing deck - is the perfect complement to a first floor offering such amenities. An oak-cabinetry laundry room completes the first level. The oak hardwood continues to the second floor where 3 large bedrooms and a large, dual-sink, common bath can be found. The finished lower-level expands the recreational and viewing space with a large, multi-person bar area, complete with an adjacent, 27'X24' game/dance space. A lower-level bedroom, office and dual-sink, full bath complete the finished area. Walk-outs from either end of the lower-level provide access to an expansive, lake-facing, wrap-around deck with access to the beach. There is over 1500' of private, lake frontage, with an extensive beach area and private dock. Stop dreaming. Start living!