Stately brick front colonial in Governors Run backing to trees offers 4,900 finished square feet! Step inside to find a striking 2-story foyer, a private study, a formal living room with tall windows, a formal light-infused dining room accented by chair rail trim and tray ceiling. Gourmet styled kitchen boasts expansive work spaces, sleek quartz counters, harmonizing tile backsplash, 42\? white cabinetry, stainless steel appliances, a double pantry, recessed lighting, a center island with a gas cooktop, a planning desk, and a breakfast room with a cathedral ceiling and a glass slider walkout to the stairs leading to a paver patio with retaining walls for additional seating. Family room with soaring cathedral ceiling, a floor to ceiling brick surround fireplace, statement pendant lighting, and loads of natural light from an array of windows framing backyard views. Owner's suite with cathedral ceiling, a sitting room, a walk-in closet, a stone surround gas fireplace, and a garden bath showing a skylight, a double bowl vanity, an oversized glass shower, and a corner platform soaking tub. The finished lower level showcases a rec room, a full bath, a media room wired for sound, a game room or bonus room, and additional storage space. Desired Ellicott City location near shopping, dining, entertainment, golfing, recreation, and commuter routes!