Fabulous new open-concept Colonial by Leighton Homes in the desirable town of Amherst. Quality is evident from the start with commanding granite front porch flanked by elegant columns. Inside you'll appreciate tasteful light fixtures & subtle stair lighting throughout, while natural light abounds with gleaming hardwood floors & soaring cathedral ceilings. A bright & well-fit kitchen with granite counters & butcher block island opens to a spacious great room framed by a wall of transomed windows & doors leading to a private backyard. Handy 1st-floor laundry/mudroom with its own exterior entrance is perfect for pets. Spacious second-floor master suite includes full-sized custom tile shower, walk-in closet, custom built-ins, and more closets. 2 more large bedrooms complete this level with stairs leading to sprawling 4th bedroom/office/play or media room including lots of storage and vaulted ceilings. Built on 2 lovely wooded acres near conservation land but convenient to commuting routes!