Not too big, not too small, this home is just right! In the heart of the historic village center of Amherst NH, yet on 1.7 amazing acres. You will feel at home the minute you walk thru the front door. The living room is warm and inviting with new wide pine floors, custom built-ins and a lovely fireplace to enjoy during those chilly months. The formal dining room leads to the beautifully updated kitchen which provides plenty of cabinet and counter space plus an inviting and sunny breakfast nook overlooking the rear gardens. The kitchen is open to the cozy den with a built-in desk area. The first floor master bedroom has a private handicapped accessible entrance and a gorgeous updated bath, plus oodles of closet space! The second floor offers 2 additional bedrooms and a full bath with tile. The setting just can't be beat - the landscaping is lush and the gardens are gorgeous! The backyard provides an absolute oasis and perfect escape from the busy world! The in-ground pool will provide a welcome escape on those hot summer afternoons, the pool house offers changing rooms and an outdoor shower. Relax on the picturesque patio and take in all the beauty that surrounds you. Ideal for the empty nester or buyer looking to downsize who isn't quite ready for condo life quite yet. Just a short walk to the elementary schools, library, village store, town hall and two doors down from the new Joshua's Park - with playground and community gardens. How much better can it get?!