The perfect blend of history & elegant modern living, this gorgeous 1829 cape exudes character & quality with every inch! From the pretty covered front porch, step into a welcoming foyer graced with turned wood staircase & wide pine floors that run throughout both levels. The spacious dining room is centered on a wood fireplace with Victorian mantle, built-in cabinets & richly patterned wall covering...the perfect setting for dinner parties that linger. Step into the tastefully updated kitchen with soapstone apron sink & counters, Wolf(r) induction range, custom lighting, room for a large eat-in island & graced with a wall of windows overlooking the landscaped backyard. An on-trend family room beckons with aged brass sconces, Appalachian barn oak floors, whitewashed oak ceiling & flooded with natural light. Also on floor 1, a lovely living room works beautifully as a first floor primary suite with a mahogany wardrobe & connected, via an oversized dressing/laundry room, to a magazine-worthy bathroom with custom tiled shower & claw foot tub. Upstairs are 4 more bright bedrooms & a tastefully updated bathroom with tiled corner shower. Set on nearly 3 magical acres of natural woodland & landscaped grounds, a tree-lovers delight with over 40 species! Enjoy original stone walls & granite stone patios with an outdoor fireplace & custom lighting. Recent updates include new leach field, windows, irrigation & standby generator. Close to commuting, shops and top-rated schools--don't wait!