This special property is offered to the market for the first time in 50+ years. Located in one of the most iconic & photographed areas of Portsmouth, the South End Waterfront. Set on one of the largest lots in this part of town including 227 ft of water frontage plus a dock equipped with water & electricity. Bold views of the entire waterfront from the Naval Shipyard, Round Island, Pierce Island & all the way to Maine. This home has been lovingly maintained to a high standard inside & out. Upon entry there is a sizable mudroom which leads to the light & airy living area with views from just about every window. The tastefully updated kitchen is fully equipped with a gas stove, generous amount of cabinetry, large center island w/built-in microwave & seating for 5. The dining area offers fantastic views of the water & the sitting area is a perfect spot to unwind. Off the kitchen is a bedroom/office with a half bath. The connector w/floor to ceiling windows leads to the family room that offers panoramic views of the water. On the 2nd level is the primary bedroom w/attached bath, a guest bedroom with a full bath as well as a large laundry room which even has amazing views. There is no shortage of built-ins & storage options throughout. There is finished space in the basement, perfect for a rec room. Rich in parking, which is rare for the area, spacious yard, plus a shed & oversized 1 car garage. Dripping with historic character the South End waterfront is nothing short of magical.