147 E. Bay View Drive is a bright and spacious waterfront home with a sought-after waterside pool and private pier! Enjoy amazing sunrises from this five-bedroom, four bath home, located in Hillsmere Shores, that features a fully fenced yard, landscaped with mature ornamental trees, a large driveway with additional parking and a storage shed. The waterside of the home incorporates the hardscaping and landscaping in perfect harmony around the gorgeous in-ground pool and hot tub, and out to the private pier with two boat lifts and two two jet ski lifts.Step through the front door and up the few steps to the main level of the home. The open concept maximizes the abundance of natural light and the views of the water. The hardwood floors run through the living area, the spacious informal dining area, and the kitchen with a vaulted ceiling. The enormous center island hosts a beverage refrigerator and a breakfast bar with seating for four. White countertops and glass front cabinetry keep the space bright while not detracting from the beautiful water views. A sliding door leads through the wall of glass to a deck overlooking the waterside pool and hot tub.On the top level, the master bedroom has fantastic water views through its two walls of windows, a vaulted ceiling, a sitting area and a waterside balcony. The master bath has gorgeous gray tile, skylight, massive walk-in closet, separate vanities, a jetted tub, and a tiled shower with dual shower controls and heads, and is like a spa in your home. There are two more bedrooms on this level, both with spacious closets and shiplap accent walls, as well as another full bathroom with ornate tile and tub.The walk-out lower two levels could be a separate in-law suite. The large family room has a cozy feel with a stone-surround gas fireplace. The tiled section of this open space is currently used for gaming but could be a dining area or sunroom as it leads out to the water and pool deck. A full bath with tiled shower serves inside guests and pool guests. There is a kitchenette with black stainless Samsung appliances and a laundry. The waterside bedroom features two walls of glass, hardwood floors, two ship-lap accent walls and a walk-out a deck. This bedroom and the fifth bedroom found on this level both have spacious walk-in closets and are served by a beautiful hall bath. Hillsmere residents enjoy the waterfront park with a playground, sandy beach, a covered picnic area, and designated swim area in the South River. It is convenient to commute routes and shopping and is just minutes to downtown Annapolis. The neighborhood is flanked by a public library and Quiet Waters Park and is less than 10 minutes from downtown Annapolis.