Nestled within the Town of Rye on 0.73 acres, the iconic Sunshine and Buttercups residence is on the market for the first time in 45 years! With just a short walk to the beach, the original owners have put love and care into their family home filled with rich memories. The circular drive sets the tone for great curb appeal with gorgeous gardens and a salt water in ground gunite pool. Custom built, the living room is detailed with a wood cathedral ceiling and stone wood burning fireplace. Step out from the living room to enjoy the view of the gardens from the wrap around deck. Dining room with corner cabinet and fully applianced updated kitchen with wall ovens, farmers sink, corian countertops, and handcrafted cabinetry. The first floor features three bedrooms, two baths, and a spacious family room. Upstairs you will find the master bedroom with sitting area and balcony overlooking the private backyard. The second floor also includes a spacious office or den. The lower level is perfect for overflow guests and features a fireplace, half bath and walk out patio doors leading to the pool and firepit for the ease of outdoor entertaining. The family recreation room also includes an exercise room, study, built in bar, and workshop. So much space and many numerous possibilities! The outdoor sheds provide for more storage and certainly adds to the ambiance that this charming home has to offer! Close to Portsmouth, low taxes and highly rated school system.