Circa 1873 stone cottage w/ more recent additions is now a beautiful 2400+ square foot home with a perfect blend of original & updated spaces. Located on over 2 private acres bordering Bishops Brook with no visible neighbors where you can enjoy peace & privacy, yet just minutes from the charming Village of Fayetteville. The front entry door (original to the home) leads to the main living & dining rooms, and a few steps down to the kitchen w/ a stone wall, new antique stained cabinets, and stainless steel appliances. Just off the kitchen is a 4 season room for relaxing, reading, office use, or just a nice space to gaze out to the private woods beyond the backyard. Many new Anderson windows and doors. The great room addition has a wall of built in shelving, efficient gas stove, & French doors that lead to a stone deck. A full bath was converted to a convenient 1st floor laundry room/1/2 bath. Upstairs are 4 generous bedrooms & a full bath with a walk in shower. 5th bedroom or studio on the 2nd floor of the original house. Storage/closet space is abundant. Oversized 2 car attached garage with storage, and large, circular driveway. Delayed showings & negotiations until 10am 7/18/21.