Stately Victorian situated on almost an acre of mature landscaped land in the heart of Andover combines the best of the past & the present. The inviting front porch welcomes you to step back in time & experience an elegant & less hurried lifestyle. An expansive living room is accessed by 2 sets of french doors features hardwood flrs, 2 bay windows w/window seats, gas fireplace& wide crown moldings. Sophisticated dining room w/crown molding, chair rail & hardwood flrs leads to a spacious open concept eat-in kitchen & family room occupying the back half of the 1st fl & is highlighted w/ custom cherry cabinets, ss appliances, granite counters & an oversized island. 2 sets of stairs ascend to the expansive 2nd fl. Relax in the primary suite including sitting room w/gas fireplace, updated bath & ample closet space all overlooking private backyard w/gunite pool. Level includes 2 addtl full baths, laundry, office & 2 bedrooms. 3rd fl has 3 beds, a full bath & TV rm. Close to Phillips Academy.