Own this historic property with elegant hand carved mantles and moldings. Built originally in 1755 by Dr. Charles Phelps, Jr. a prominent farmer, politician and first Probate Judge of Stonington, this home was, in 1910, restored under the direction of famed New York architect William H. Mersereau. It offers Impressive character, quality construction and architecture. A grand foyer with captivating 3 story staircase welcomes you to this 5,900' residence. The generously-sized living room w/pocket doors and 2 fireplaces is ideal for expansive gatherings and celebrations. The formal dining room offers a benched bay window, hutch and fireplace. Focal points include 9 fireplaces and double French doors in the enclosed porch. The 1984 David Hecht designed kitchen features over 20' of counter space, abundant cabinets, built-in appliances including a stainless steel 6-burner stove and hood and a separate pantry w/commercial refrigerator and freezer and Whytner ice maker. Open, generous eat-in and seating area at breakfast bar are also provided. The property offers great privacy and is surrounded by conservancy-protected lands. It is protected by a professionally maintained security system. It is convenient to beaches, various entertainment venues and interstate highways. Excellent records for maintenance, improvements and repairs are detailed, informative and available upon request - very unique for a property of this circa. Potential and an ideal location for a 5 bedroom B and B with permit.