One-story home in a quaint country-like area near west Ames. This property offers a large, open living area w/ vaulted ceiling, 5 bedrooms, & a 2.5 car detached garage. Most of the home is part of a huge 2004 addition & the lower level was finished in 2013. The kitchen offers oak cabinets, formica countertops, a nice-sized pantry, & access to a large deck. On the main level, you will also find a large master w/ full bath & closet, as well as two more bedrooms & additional full bath. These bedrooms all have new carpet. The lower level contains 2 bedrooms w/ egress windows, full bath, living area, & galley kitchen. The lower level has previously been used for rental income. Conveniently located, yet with lower Boone County taxes.