Fully furnished move in ready! Pack your bags and welcome to the Lock Tender Cottage at Heritage Harbor, the perfect retreat nestled in the heart of Starved Rock Country. This charming two-bedroom cottage offers a tranquil escape with its idyllic setting and an array of modern amenities. As you step inside, you'll be greeted by an open-concept design that seamlessly integrates the island kitchen, living room, and dining area. The spacious layout allows for easy entertaining and a warm, inviting atmosphere. The kitchen features sleek appliances, ample counter space, and a convenient island, making it a culinary haven for cooking enthusiasts. The Lock Tender Cottage boasts two comfortable bedrooms, providing plenty of space for relaxation and privacy. The owner's suite is a true sanctuary, offering a serene ambiance and an attached bath for added convenience. With two and a half bathrooms in total, there's never a wait for a refreshing shower or a relaxing soak in the tub. Step outside onto the patio, where you can savor your morning coffee or host a delightful al fresco meal. The outdoor space is perfect for unwinding after a long day, enjoying the fresh air, and taking in the natural beauty that surrounds you. For those seeking extra storage or workspace, an optional 10x10 shed upgrade is available, allowing you to customize the cottage to suit your needs. Conveniently situated within the resort community of Heritage Harbor, this cottage offers proximity to a wide range of amenities. Just a short stroll away, you'll find a community pool and pickleball courts, perfect for staying active and socializing with friends and neighbors. Additionally, the 32-acre marina is nearby, providing opportunities for boating, fishing, and other water activities. The Lock Tender Cottage encompasses approximately 1,150 square feet of living space spread over two stories, offering ample room for comfortable living. In addition to the main levels, there's an optional finished full basement of approximately 500 square feet, providing extra flexibility for recreation or storage. As part of the Heritage Harbor community, you have the option of utilizing on-site rental management services, allowing you to generate income when you're not enjoying your cottage. Don't miss the opportunity to make the Lock Tender Cottage your own private sanctuary, where you can embrace the serenity of Starved Rock Country while enjoying the modern comforts and amenities of resort living.