3155 Lake Drive, East Grand Rapids, MI – Just Listed

3155 Lake Drive, East Grand Rapids, MI

Just Listed

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5 BEDROOMS | 7 (4 full, 3 half ) BATHROOMS | 5560 SQUARE FEET

Over 5,500 sq ft finished in this 5 bedroom, 4 full, 3 half bath custom masterpiece, surrounded by 2.4 acres of privacy in East Grand Rapids! Over $500,000 in quality upgrades and improvements inside and out including 2 new geo-thermal furnaces, over $160,000 in the complete gourmet kitchen remodel, an in-ground pool, extensive landscaping, EPS security/smart home system, complete master bath remodel, surround sound & video system, underground sprinkling upgrade, professional painting throughout, new carpet and so much more. The moment you enter the grand foyer you’ll be delighted by the quality that surrounds you. The large-scale rooms boast custom moldings, many unique architectural features, hardwood floors, custom window seats and many custom built-ins throughout. The formal living room offers a fireplace for added beauty and warmth, the great room boasts soaring ceilings and access to the upper level loft with kitchen and bath! Great for a guest suite! The great room also has a beautiful stone fireplace with raised hearth. The formal dining room is ready for the largest of harvest tables for gathering with family & friends. This kitchen will take your breath away. The massive center island is topped with granite, there is an abundance of stunning cabinetry, high-end appliances, granite countertops accented by beautiful backsplash and under cabinet lighting, and the snack bar is perfect for entertaining while preparing meals. Words cannot do justice in describing this kitchen, this must be experienced! A long hallway separates the master suite, study & guest suite from the rest of the home for privacy. The master bedroom is spacious & offers a luxurious private bath, the study boasts a generous amount of beautiful woodwork & built-ins. This area is also home to a powder room, a laundry area, and access to the bedrooms on the upper level. The 2nd level is just as impressive as the first with 3 generous bedrooms with custom built-in features, one of those is a suite, another full bath and you’ll love the storage available on this level plus the secret playroom! This summer you’ll love entertaining outside on the expansive patio & in the in-ground pool! Extensive landscaping is kept lush and green with underground sprinkling, you’ll find a storage shed and play equipment and there is the most adorable playhouse like no other! Years of great memories waiting to be made here! At the end of a long private drive, you’ll feel like you’re miles from the rest of the world but you’re only minutes from all that East Grand Rapids has to offer. Much more than just a home being offered here, we’re talking lifestyle. Shouldn’t it be yours? Call today for a private tour to discover all the wonderful features available in this stunning home!

 

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338 Stonehenge Dr SW, Grandville, MI

338 Stonehenge Dr SW, Grandville, MI

For Sale

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4 BEDROOMS | 5 (3 full, 2 half ) BATHROOMS | 4379 SQUARE FEET

Nearly 4,400 sq ft finished in this exceptional 3-4 bedroom, 3 full, 2 half bath walkout ranch with 3-stall garage on 1.39 acres in Summerset. Designed by Wayne Visbeen, you’ll find wonderful space for both elegant entertaining and comfortable everyday living. You’ll love the unique architectural details, and beautiful custom cabinetry and built-ins throughout. Just off the welcoming foyer you’ll find the great room boasting a fireplace flanked by custom built-ins, and a wonderful display of windows overlooking the resort-like backyard. There is a passthrough to a sitting area which is open to the gourmet kitchen. Any chef would be delighted to create in this kitchen! You’ll love the granite countertops including a large center island with sink and snack bar. There is an abundance of beautiful lighted cabinetry, plenty of functional counter space, a walk-in pantry and a butler’s pantry and radiant heat in the floors here and in the adjoining dining area which overlooks the backyard oasis. There is also access from here to a cozy screened porch where you’ll enjoy entertaining & relaxing and access to the upper patio and outdoor fireplace! You’ll find high-end appliances including a SubZero refrigerator, Bosch dishwasher, and GE Profile dual ovens & microwave. There is a hallway off the kitchen that leads to the mudroom entry from the garage. You’ll find built in storage space and a boot bench. This area also is home to the large laundry area which offers plenty of storage space, a convenient utility sink and GE Profile washer/dryer! There is also a convenient office with a built-in desk & storage. On the other end of the main floor you’ll find the spacious master bedroom with a tray ceiling, large walk-in closet and luxurious private bath with soaking tub, walk-in shower and heated floors. The walkout level offers a built-in entertainment center in the family room, a 2nd kitchen with snack bar and plenty of space for your favorite game tables! This level also has an exercise room which could be converted to a bedroom if needed, and 2 additional bedrooms. One of the bedrooms has an attached full bath and the other bedroom has an attached half bath. You’ll love the radiant heat in the floors on this level! The exercise room & hallway boast cork flooring! There is also a huge storage room on this level. Walkout from the utility area with its built-in locker and bench system to the backyard where you’ll enjoy an inground saltwater pool with diving board, hot tub, a gazebo and gorgeous landscaping! There is an EPS alarm system for peace of mind too! You’ll feel like you’re miles from the hustle and bustle of the rest of the world, yet you’re just minutes from shopping, dining, entertaining and more! Call today for a private tour of this immaculate home!

 

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3155 Lake Dr SE, East Grand Rapids, MI – Just Listed

3155 Lake Dr SE, East Grand Rapids, MI

Just Listed

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5 BEDROOMS | 7 (4 full, 3 half ) BATHROOMS | 5560 SQUARE FEET

Over 5,500 sq ft finished in this 5 bedroom, 4 full, 3 half bath custom masterpiece, surrounded by 2.4 acres of privacy in East Grand Rapids! Over $500,000 in quality upgrades and improvements inside and out including 2 new geo-thermal furnaces, over $160,000 in the complete gourmet kitchen remodel, an in-ground pool, extensive landscaping, EPS security/smart home system, complete master bath remodel, surround sound & video system, underground sprinkling upgrade, professional painting throughout, new carpet and so much more. The moment you enter the grand foyer you’ll be delighted by the quality that surrounds you. The large-scale rooms boast custom moldings, many unique architectural features, hardwood floors, custom window seats and many custom built-ins throughout. The formal living room offers a fireplace for added beauty and warmth, the great room boasts soaring ceilings and access to the upper level loft with kitchen and bath! Great for a guest suite! The great room also has a beautiful stone fireplace with raised hearth. The formal dining room is ready for the largest of harvest tables for gathering with family & friends. This kitchen will take your breath away. The massive center island is topped with granite, there is an abundance of stunning cabinetry, high-end appliances, granite countertops accented by beautiful backsplash and under cabinet lighting, and the snack bar is perfect for entertaining while preparing meals. Words cannot do justice in describing this kitchen, this must be experienced! A long hallway separates the master suite, study & guest suite from the rest of the home for privacy. The master bedroom is spacious & offers a luxurious private bath, the study boasts a generous amount of beautiful woodwork & built-ins. This area is also home to a powder room, a laundry area, and access to the bedrooms on the upper level. The 2nd level is just as impressive as the first with 3 generous bedrooms with custom built-in features, one of those is a suite, another full bath and you’ll love the storage available on this level plus the secret playroom! This summer you’ll love entertaining outside on the expansive patio & in the in-ground pool! Extensive landscaping is kept lush and green with underground sprinkling, you’ll find a storage shed and play equipment and there is the most adorable playhouse like no other! Years of great memories waiting to be made here! At the end of a long private drive, you’ll feel like you’re miles from the rest of the world but you’re only minutes from all that East Grand Rapids has to offer. Much more than just a home being offered here, we’re talking lifestyle. Shouldn’t it be yours? Call today for a private tour to discover all the wonderful features available in this stunning home!

 

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3794 Lake Birch St NE, Grand Rapids, MI

3794 Lake Birch St NE, Grand Rapids, MI

For Sale

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6 BEDROOMS | 4 (3 full, 1 half ) BATHROOMS | 4288 SQUARE FEET

Built in 2016, you’ll find nearly 4,300 sq ft finished in this 6 bedroom, 3.5 bath walkout ranch in Forest Hills Schools! Perfectly situated on almost an acre with fenced backyard and private pond frontage in the desirable Waterleaf community! From the welcoming foyer you enter the great room which features a custom fireplace with raised hearth and built-ins on either side. There is a wonderful display of windows offering tons of natural light and a good-sized dining area is open to the great room and offers access to the deck on the back of the home. Perfect for entertaining or just relaxing. The kitchen is sure to delight any chef with its large center island and snack bar, walk-in pantry, and a seemingly endless amount of functional granite counterspace! You’ll find an abundance of beautiful white cabinetry accented by subway tile and the stainless appliances stay for you to enjoy! The master suite is across the home from the other bedrooms for privacy, and you’ll love the huge walk-in closet! The private master bath has a soaking tub, walk-in shower, granite topped vanity and separate water closet. The mudroom off the 3-stall garage entry has lockers with storage above and under. There is also a convenient half bath in this area and the laundry room offers plenty of storage space, a clothes rack and utility sink. There are 3 more bedrooms on this level that share another full bath including a dual vanity and separate water closet.  The walkout lower level is ready for gathering with family & friends and you’ll love the kitchenette for entertaining! You’ll enjoy heated floors in the lower level. Sliders offer access to the patio and the large fenced backyard with play equipment. This level is also home to 2 more bedrooms and another full bath. You’ll love the storage space this home offers! There is even a large playroom with built-in blackboard ready for fun and games! You’re only minutes from Forest Hills Eastern Schools, and all of the Knapp’s Corner businesses including shopping centers, dining, hair salons, grocery stores, gas stations, financial institutions, movie theater, outdoors parks, car wash, walking & biking trails, near Frederick Meijer Gardens and a very short commute to downtown Grand Rapids! Call right now for a private tour of this move-in ready home!

 

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338 Stonehenge Dr SW, Grandville, MI – Just Listed

338 Stonehenge Dr SW, Grandville, MI

Just Listed

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4 BEDROOMS | 5 (3 full, 2 half ) BATHROOMS | 4379 SQUARE FEET

Nearly 4,400 sq ft finished in this exceptional 3-4 bedroom, 3 full, 2 half bath walkout ranch with 3-stall garage on 1.39 acres in Summerset. Designed by Wayne Visbeen, you’ll find wonderful space for both elegant entertaining and comfortable everyday living. You’ll love the unique architectural details, and beautiful custom cabinetry and built-ins throughout. Just off the welcoming foyer you’ll find the great room boasting a fireplace flanked by custom built-ins, and a wonderful display of windows overlooking the resort-like backyard. There is a passthrough to a sitting area which is open to the gourmet kitchen. Any chef would be delighted to create in this kitchen! You’ll love the granite countertops including a large center island with sink and snack bar. There is an abundance of beautiful lighted cabinetry, plenty of functional counter space, a walk-in pantry and a butler’s pantry and radiant heat in the floors here and in the adjoining dining area which overlooks the backyard oasis. There is also access from here to a cozy screened porch where you’ll enjoy entertaining & relaxing and access to the upper patio and outdoor fireplace! You’ll find high-end appliances including a SubZero refrigerator, Bosch dishwasher, and GE Profile dual ovens & microwave. There is a hallway off the kitchen that leads to the mudroom entry from the garage. You’ll find built in storage space and a boot bench. This area also is home to the large laundry area which offers plenty of storage space, a convenient utility sink and GE Profile washer/dryer! There is also a convenient office with a built-in desk & storage. On the other end of the main floor you’ll find the spacious master bedroom with a tray ceiling, large walk-in closet and luxurious private bath with soaking tub, walk-in shower and heated floors. The walkout level offers a built-in entertainment center in the family room, a 2nd kitchen with snack bar and plenty of space for your favorite game tables! This level also has an exercise room which could be converted to a bedroom if needed, and 2 additional bedrooms. One of the bedrooms has an attached full bath and the other bedroom has an attached half bath. You’ll love the radiant heat in the floors on this level! The exercise room & hallway boast cork flooring! There is also a huge storage room on this level. Walkout from the utility area with its built-in locker and bench system to the backyard where you’ll enjoy an inground saltwater pool with diving board, hot tub, a gazebo and gorgeous landscaping! There is an EPS alarm system for peace of mind too! You’ll feel like you’re miles from the hustle and bustle of the rest of the world, yet you’re just minutes from shopping, dining, entertaining and more! Call today for a private tour of this immaculate home!

 

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3794 Lake Birch Street, Grand Rapids, MI

3794 Lake Birch Street, Grand Rapids, MI

For Sale

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6 BEDROOMS | 4 (3 full, 1 half ) BATHROOMS | 4288 SQUARE FEET

Built in 2016, you’ll find nearly 4,300 sq ft finished in this 6 bedroom, 3.5 bath walkout ranch in Forest Hills Schools! Perfectly situated on almost an acre with fenced backyard and private pond frontage in the desirable Waterleaf community! From the welcoming foyer you enter the great room which features a custom fireplace with raised hearth and built-ins on either side. There is a wonderful display of windows offering tons of natural light and a good-sized dining area is open to the great room and offers access to the deck on the back of the home. Perfect for entertaining or just relaxing. The kitchen is sure to delight any chef with its large center island and snack bar, walk-in pantry, and a seemingly endless amount of functional granite counterspace! You’ll find an abundance of beautiful white cabinetry accented by subway tile and the stainless appliances stay for you to enjoy! The master suite is across the home from the other bedrooms for privacy, and you’ll love the huge walk-in closet! The private master bath has a soaking tub, walk-in shower, granite topped vanity and separate water closet. The mudroom off the 3-stall garage entry has lockers with storage above and under. There is also a convenient half bath in this area and the laundry room offers plenty of storage space, a clothes rack and utility sink. There are 3 more bedrooms on this level that share another full bath including a dual vanity and separate water closet.  The walkout lower level is ready for gathering with family & friends and you’ll love the kitchenette for entertaining! Sliders offer access to the patio and the large fenced backyard. This level is also home to 2 more bedrooms and another full bath. You’ll love the storage space this home offers! There is even a large playroom with built-in blackboard ready for fun and games! You’re only minutes from Forest Hills Eastern Schools, and all of the Knapp’s Corner businesses including shopping centers, dining, hair salons, grocery stores, gas stations, financial institutions, movie theater, outdoors parks, car wash, walking & biking trails, near Frederick Meijer Gardens and a very short commute to downtown Grand Rapids! Call right now for a private tour of this move-in ready home!

 

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3794 Lake Birch Street, Grand Rapids, MI – Just Listed

3794 Lake Birch Street, Grand Rapids, MI

Just Listed

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6 BEDROOMS | 4 (3 full, 1 half ) BATHROOMS | 4288 SQUARE FEET

Built in 2016, you’ll find nearly 4,300 sq ft finished in this 6 bedroom, 3.5 bath walkout ranch in Forest Hills Schools! Perfectly situated on almost an acre with fenced backyard and private pond frontage in the desirable Waterleaf community! From the welcoming foyer you enter the great room which features a custom fireplace with raised hearth and built-ins on either side. There is a wonderful display of windows offering tons of natural light and a good-sized dining area is open to the great room and offers access to the deck on the back of the home. Perfect for entertaining or just relaxing. The kitchen is sure to delight any chef with its large center island and snack bar, walk-in pantry, and a seemingly endless amount of functional granite counterspace! You’ll find an abundance of beautiful white cabinetry accented by subway tile and the stainless appliances stay for you to enjoy! The master suite is across the home from the other bedrooms for privacy, and you’ll love the huge walk-in closet! The private master bath has a soaking tub, walk-in shower, granite topped vanity and separate water closet. The mudroom off the 3-stall garage entry has lockers with storage above and under. There is also a convenient half bath in this area and the laundry room offers plenty of storage space, a clothes rack and utility sink. There are 3 more bedrooms on this level that share another full bath including a dual vanity and separate water closet.  The walkout lower level is ready for gathering with family & friends and you’ll love the kitchenette for entertaining! Sliders offer access to the patio and the large fenced backyard. This level is also home to 2 more bedrooms and another full bath. You’ll love the storage space this home offers! There is even a large playroom with built-in blackboard ready for fun and games! You’re only minutes from Forest Hills Eastern Schools, and all of the Knapp’s Corner businesses including shopping centers, dining, hair salons, grocery stores, gas stations, financial institutions, movie theater, outdoors parks, car wash, walking & biking trails, near Frederick Meijer Gardens and a very short commute to downtown Grand Rapids! Call right now for a private tour of this move-in ready home!

 

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3794 Lake Birch St NE, Grand Rapids, MI – Just Listed

3794 Lake Birch St NE, Grand Rapids, MI

Just Listed

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6 BEDROOMS | 4 (3 full, 1 half ) BATHROOMS | 4288 SQUARE FEET

Built in 2016, you’ll find nearly 4,300 sq ft finished in this 6 bedroom, 3.5 bath walkout ranch in Forest Hills Schools! Perfectly situated on almost an acre with fenced backyard and private pond frontage in the desirable Waterleaf community! From the welcoming foyer you enter the great room which features a custom fireplace with raised hearth and built-ins on either side. There is a wonderful display of windows offering tons of natural light and a good-sized dining area is open to the great room and offers access to the deck on the back of the home. Perfect for entertaining or just relaxing. The kitchen is sure to delight any chef with its large center island and snack bar, walk-in pantry, and a seemingly endless amount of functional granite counterspace! You’ll find an abundance of beautiful white cabinetry accented by subway tile and the stainless appliances stay for you to enjoy! The master suite is across the home from the other bedrooms for privacy, and you’ll love the huge walk-in closet! The private master bath has a soaking tub, walk-in shower, granite topped vanity and separate water closet. The mudroom off the 3-stall garage entry has lockers with storage above and under. There is also a convenient half bath in this area and the laundry room offers plenty of storage space, a clothes rack and utility sink. There are 3 more bedrooms on this level that share another full bath including a dual vanity and separate water closet.  The walkout lower level is ready for gathering with family & friends and you’ll love the kitchenette for entertaining! Sliders offer access to the patio and the large fenced backyard. This level is also home to 2 more bedrooms and another full bath. You’ll love the storage space this home offers! There is even a large playroom with built-in blackboard ready for fun and games! You’re only minutes from Forest Hills Eastern Schools, and all of the Knapp’s Corner businesses including shopping centers, dining, hair salons, grocery stores, gas stations, financial institutions, movie theater, outdoors parks, car wash, walking & biking trails, near Frederick Meijer Gardens and a very short commute to downtown Grand Rapids! Call right now for a private tour of this move-in ready home!

 

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3794 Lake Birch St NE, Grand Rapids, MI – Just Listed

3794 Lake Birch St NE, Grand Rapids, MI

Just Listed

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6 BEDROOMS | 4 (3 full, 1 half ) BATHROOMS | 4288 SQUARE FEET

Built in 2016, you’ll find nearly 4,300 sq ft finished in this 6 bedroom, 3.5 bath walkout ranch in Forest Hills Schools! Perfectly situated on almost an acre with fenced backyard and private pond frontage in the desirable Waterleaf community! From the welcoming foyer you enter the great room which features a custom fireplace with raised hearth and built-ins on either side. There is a wonderful display of windows offering tons of natural light and a good-sized dining area is open to the great room and offers access to the deck on the back of the home. Perfect for entertaining or just relaxing. The kitchen is sure to delight any chef with its large center island and snack bar, walk-in pantry, and a seemingly endless amount of functional granite counterspace! You’ll find an abundance of beautiful white cabinetry accented by subway tile and the stainless appliances stay for you to enjoy! The master suite is across the home from the other bedrooms for privacy, and you’ll love the huge walk-in closet! The private master bath has a soaking tub, walk-in shower, granite topped vanity and separate water closet. The mudroom off the 3-stall garage entry has lockers with storage above and under. There is also a convenient half bath in this area and the laundry room offers plenty of storage space, a clothes rack and utility sink. There are 3 more bedrooms on this level that share another full bath including a dual vanity and separate water closet.  The walkout lower level is ready for gathering with family & friends and you’ll love the kitchenette for entertaining! Sliders offer access to the patio and the large fenced backyard. This level is also home to 2 more bedrooms and another full bath. You’ll love the storage space this home offers! There is even a large playroom with built-in blackboard ready for fun and games! You’re only minutes from Forest Hills Eastern Schools, and all of the Knapp’s Corner businesses including shopping centers, dining, hair salons, grocery stores, gas stations, financial institutions, movie theater, outdoors parks, car wash, walking & biking trails, near Frederick Meijer Gardens and a very short commute to downtown Grand Rapids! Call right now for a private tour of this move-in ready home!

 

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11199 S. Jacquelyn Dr, Baldwin, MI

11199 S. Jacquelyn Dr, Baldwin, MI

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5 BEDROOMS | 3 (3 full ) BATHROOMS | 2866 SQUARE FEET

Here is your opportunity to live and play on 912-acre, all-sports Big Star Lake! Whether it’s year around or your get-away resort, you’ll enjoy waterfront living at its finest in this 2,866 sq ft contemporary home! Sleeping 16 comfortably, this home offers 5 bedrooms, 3 full baths and great space for entertaining and comfortable every day living on all levels! The front entrance boasts new cedar beam posts and offers access to the welcoming foyer. You’ll love the kitchen with a wonderful supply of white cabinetry accented by ceramic tile backsplash. The center island offers great space for preparation of meals, and you’ll love the built-in desk area! A snack bar is the perfect spot for conversing while preparing dinner, and the stainless appliances will stay for you to enjoy! Great for entertaining, the kitchen is open to the dining area which overlooks the tranquil waterfront setting. Access to the large deck extends the living space to the great outdoors. Here you’ll enjoy panoramic views whether relaxing or entertaining! The dining area is open to the great room with it’s soaring custom ceiling and cozy fireplace for added beauty & warmth. A wall of windows offers great views of the lake and convenient access to the expansive deck. The master bedroom also has private access to the deck and plenty of windows for more tranquil views. The private bathroom boasts plenty of storage and a large soaking tub for relaxing. The mudroom entry off the garage offers storage space and a convenient boot bench. There is also another full bath in this area. Up you’ll find a good-sized bedroom with custom built-in bunk beds and open to the living area below. The lower walkout level has a large family room with gorgeous tray ceiling and access to the resort-like backyard. You’ll find 3 additional bedrooms on this level, a full bath, utility room and storage room. There is also a new roof, new maintenance-free siding, underground sprinkling & a security system for peace of mind. Sliders offer access to the backyard which is sure to be the host of many wonderful memories in the years to come! The new fire pit area is ready to gather round and there is plenty of space for a picnic table too! From here you’ll step onto the sugar sand beach which has a volleyball court, and is only a few steps away from the beach. You’re just minutes from the Pere Marquette River which is a National Scenic River offering great kayaking and has a reputation for being an outstanding steelhead and brown trout stream. You’re just minutes from the Michigan snowmobile trail, 50 minutes from Crystal Mountain Ski resort and 30 minutes from Lake Michigan in Ludington where you’ll find the SS Badger Car Ferry to Manitowoc Wisconsin! This wonderful setting is something most only dream about. From listening to the call of the loons on a quiet morning, fishing for a multitude of sport fish, kayaking, water-skiing and enjoying breathtaking sunsets. Make this waterfront lifestyle yours. Call today for a private tour!

 

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