Prominently positioned on a generous corner lot, this is the beautiful Late Federal style village home that you’ve always admired! Period details such as 4 fireplaces (one blocked), Indian shutters, wainscoting add historic interest to the nicely proportioned rooms and balanced floor plan. The later family room addition is an open space with a warming wood stove perfect for entertaining. New first-floor bathroom. The 3 season porch overlooks the privately fenced rear courtyard and gardens. A very substantial detached two story barn offers many possibilities and adds intrinsic value. All this is just a short stroll to restaurants, shops, museums,churches, marina, post office, bank and more. Essex belongs to the highly rated Manchester Essex Regional School District.Prepare to be intrigued by this home’s potential as you re-imagine its next rendition.