Beautiful 3 bed 2.5 bath brick, stone & cedar home on a private lot WITH separate cottage/apartment (cottage is 534 sq. ft. which is NOT reflected in MLS) in the much desired VESTAVIA EAST school district. Only minutes away from Publix, restaurants & Vestavia City Center. The huge master bedroom contains 2 large closets. Spacious great room w/ abundance of natural light & the rustic charm of high wooden beams, cedar panels & stone fireplace. The kitchen has ample counter & cabinet space and a dual-heat oven. The deck is accessible from the kitchen & dining room for easy outdoor entertaining. Downstairs features a large den w/ built-in bookshelves & access to a two-car garage. In addition to the main house, there is a custom built one bedroom apartment/cottage with bath, stone shower, kitchenette w/ concrete counters & a built-in desk w/ custom bookcases. Cottage makes a great home office, apartment, or guest house. Property equipped w/ a whole house generator. HVAC updated in 2017.