Rarely available 5 bedroom lake front home, just steps from Downtown Columbia! This former residence of James Rouse offers amazing viewsfrom almost every room! Quality updates include: gorgeous kitchen, primary bath, newer HVAC system (2 Zones), water heater, deck, and anautomatic awning. Unparalleled elegance with a mid-century flair this home offers a piece of Columbia’s history. Adorned with beautiful hardwoodflooring, soaring vaulted ceilings, floor to ceiling windows, and a remarkable open floor plan! Living room and dining room embellished with awood burning fireplace, a panoramic scenic water view, and access to the expansive deck. Prepare chef inspired meals in the tastefully updatedkitchen complemented with granite counters, under cabinet lighting, display cabinet, stainless steel appliances, an island, and cork flooring. Enjoyyour morning Cappuccino from the sun room enhanced with a vaulted ceiling; ceiling fan, and built-in shelving. A remarkable main level primarysuite boasts a walk-in closet, additional storage, ceiling fan, deck access, and a gorgeous renovated primary bath. A powder room and mudroomconclude the main level. Travel downstairs to find the perfect family room, ideal for movie night. Four graciously sized bedrooms, two full baths, onepowder room, and additional storage. The avid outdoorsman’s will simply fall in love; enjoy bird watching from the comfort of the expansive deckor patio. The deck provides an awning for shade on sunny days. Perhaps take the Kayaks out on the water from your private dock or sunbathe inyour backyard. The options are endless this property offers waterfront living at its finest in the heart of Columbia. Your search ends here!