This historic home has many magnificent features starting with one of the most desirable locations in Exeter, large living room with dual fireplaces, custom designed surrounds and unique woodwork, hardwood floors, classic windows and high ceilings. The extensive history is in the listing packet. The stunning great room (15’x34’), off the brick floored hall, has a glassed wall, several columns plus a wall of built-ins with area for a TV. Two fully equipped kitchens with a pantry make entertaining easy and convenient. The home has 15 rooms (8 bedrooms, 9 bathrooms), some plastered walls, central air and 8489 sq. ft. of living space. The oversized indoor spa room includes a fireplace, bathroom, large windows and cathedral ceiling. Bedrooms have ensuite baths. A 3-car garage has room for storage and is connected to the house. A separate building, once a doctor’s office, can be a home office or 1 bed/bath guest house. Another separate building conveniently stores tractor and yard equipment. Features include extensive grounds (1.8 acres) In-town sought after privacy as well as inground pool and pool house. The property has not been owner occupied for 4 years. The location is within walking distance to downtown, train station, shopping, restaurants and Phillips Exeter Academy.