Classic New England charm blends with new construction conveniences in this sensational central Rye City home located in coveted neighborhood. This timeless colonial was redesigned, rebuilt and expanded in 2016 with style and comfort as a top priority. 20 Hillcrest is a short stroll to schools, beach, parks, town, shops, recreation, and worship with Rye's Metro North train station less than one quick mile away. The highlight of this 4 bedroom 4 bath home is the custom center island kitchen with abundant seating/serving space perfect for entertaining. Doors lead to a 550+ SF Ipe deck with pergola ideal for BBQs, cocktails, or relaxing. This exceptional home features a formal dining room, mud room, and family room with wood burning fireplace. Additionally there is 768 SF in the lower level offering storage, recreation area and laundry room. The detached garage with loft can be used for parking or extra storage and the pet friendly yard is fully fenced. This is Rye at it's best!