This large 18th century Colonial full of local history has 11 rooms, 5 bedrooms, 2 baths, walk-up attic, a sunny country kitchen w/open-shelved pantry and sits on 1/3 acre. There are many fine antique, original features intact plus 6 closed fireplaces including one with a long, brick hearth which could have been the main cooking fireplace. According to the history books, the house was the "old Barker mansion on 100 acres" and then became the Hatch Tavern where rum was a favorite drink! Features include wide pine floors, hand-planed paneling, gunstock posts, secret back staircase plus a modern addition that makes for a great bonus room. Newly renovated 3/4 shower bath on the first floor, also formal dining room and living room with period 9 over 9 double hung windows. Side porch, deck for summer BBQs, fenced yard, 2 storage sheds and parking for 4-5 cars are additional assets. It's located equidistant between downtown Exeter and downtown Portsmouth. Walk the trails and boardwalk at the Great Bay Discovery Center just 2 miles down the road. Great area and schools!
Sara Treacy, RE/MAX Shoreline.
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Listing information last updated on April 10th, 2020 at 7:22am EDT.