Located on a generous 1-acre lot on the south edge of Mankato... this is the perfect property for the in-home business entrepreneur -OR- for the extraordinary garage enthusiast! Offering the perfect mix of both classic character & modern updates... this very well-kept 4BR/3BA home features an eye-opening spacious addition & includes 8 garage stalls (Yes! I said 8!)! Inside the home you'll find a beautiful custom kitchen professionally designed with clean white cabinetry, Cambria tops, sleek subway tile & complimentary slate appliances. Notice the nice hardwood as you enter into the formal dining room with slider access to the backyard, generous living room, a main floor bedroom & finally the lovely 3/4 tiled bath. Upstairs you'll find 2 add'l bedrooms; one with double closets & bonus hallway built-ins... both sharing a modern Jack-n-Jill full bath. Continue up a few more stairs to discover 2 wonderfully large & versatile flex rooms... perfect use as your 4th bedroom & upper level family room -OR- utilize the 2nd entrance option from the garage to make this the opportune space for your in-home business (child daycare, yoga studio, sewing/crafts, accounting/bookkeeping, etc). The wow factor continues as you proceed into the attached 6-stall heated & cooled garage complete with a 3/4 bath, floor drains, florescent lighting, separate HVAC system & electrical service panel, 220V power tool outlets, over-sized overhead door, direct plumbed air line system & a large 22x14 work room. In addition, there is an over-sized 2-stall detached garage in the backyard nice for your extra catch-all 'toy' storage. Add'l property highlights include: updated septic '18, shared 4-party well, composite decking, quality steel siding & roof, updated wiring/service panels & plumbing, new kitchen & modern baths, updated HVAC systems, perimeter dry basement tiling system with sump '07, double pane windows & refinished hardwood floors. This is truly a 1-of-a-kind rare find... Come take a look!