Meticulously cared for describes this amazing 3 bedroom 3 bath ranch located in the desirable Hilltop section of Derby. This home sits on a generous sized lot on a quiet street in walking distance to Bradley school. Pride of ownership is evident as you walk into the front door of this well cared for home. The entire interior of this house has been freshly painted and has hardwood flooring throughout the main level, with the exception of tile in the kitchen, great room & baths. The spacious great room with a wood burning stone fireplace & cathedral ceilings opens up into the updated kitchen, perfect place for family and friends to gather! The grand open kitchen area has a ton of cabinets and granite counters as well as a breakfast counter with room for many stools. The kitchen is also equipped with a new stainless microwave and dishwasher. Sliders off the great room leads to a generous size deck making it perfect for your outdoor entertainment. There is also access to the deck off the master bedroom. Enjoy the summer in the above ground pool with additional decking for access. Amazingly finished multi-function space downstairs with a family room with fireplace, a rec room and access to the storage room and garage. There is also a full bathroom & private entrance to this level, making it a perfect spot for a possible in law set up! This home offers central air on both levels and is close to routes 8, 34, 15 and downtown New Haven as well as Metro North Railroad. Move right in!