Within the beautiful gated community of the Vallitas at Cibolo Canyons, this inviting home features five bedrooms (with an option for a sixth), three full and one-half baths, hardwood floors in the main living area, plus high ceilings. The focal point of the living room is the soaring floor to ceiling Texas limestone fireplace. Its open-concept serves as the heart of this home, with backyard views, and flows seamlessly into the gourmet kitchen with rich cabinetry, granite counter tops gas cook top, gleaming stainless steel appliances and large island. A nicely sized breakfast room with access to the backyard, creates additional space to continue entertaining. The main-level master suite offers private bath offering dual vanities, an updated spacious tile shower with glass enclosure and a spacious walk-in closet. Four secondary bedrooms are on the main floor. One of the bedrooms has been turned into a study with updated wood floors. Upstairs is a space that could be used as a secondary living room with full bathroom/closet or a 6th bedroom. Outside, the privately fenced back yard has a flagstone patio under the trees for gatherings. The neighborhood amenity center featuring Jr Olympic resort-style pool, lazy river, kid's splash pad, & soccer field is a short walking distance away and the JW Marriott nearby. Located near Johnson High School, TPC Parkway, and Highway 281, this northside listing is the perfect backdrop for creating lifelong memories.