Solidly built 1865 Colonial home abounds with New England charm & character. Step back in time and explore this 2100+ sq ft home. Front door entry into classic foyer just off dining room, which offers large windows, original built in large wood burning fireplace and wide board chestnut floors. Formal living room with large windows & a desirable wall of built in shelving. Rear of dining room is a sitting room which can be used as a home office, play space or could be converted to another full bath. Sunken casual family room offers high ceilings with wood beams, blue stone flooring, exposed brick wall, and propane fireplace for cozy evenings. A large window overlooks the sprawling back yard and pretty patio area, perfect for sunfilled days or snowy nights. For this era home, there is a large eat in kitchen with ample cabinetry & granite countertops. Enough counter space and peninsula for 3-4 barstools in addition to a kitchen table and dining area. Wood burning fireplace insert finishes off this very usable and practical space. Unique second floor landing and hallway leads to 3 intriguing bedrooms and a full bath. Walk up attic is accessed from second floor hallway - great storage space. Large two car detached garage, fantastic rear yard with mature plantings and stone patios. Home is located in excellent location with easy access to NY border, major highways, Candlewood Lake and many amenities. Book your showing of this classic, quintessential home today!