On the edge of downtown Portsmouth, perched atop a hillside neighborhood, sits this spacious custom home w/ an inviting covered porch & three-car garage. If you appreciate the sights, sounds, & access of the three bridges & skyline, you will love this property! Pocket views from various windows include; the North Church, rooftops of brick buildings & the newly built Sarah Long Bridge. W/ limited acreage, one benefits from having a large single family residence inside the city limits, yet the convenience of minimal outdoor lawn care. Unique for so many reasons! Once inside the home, you will be awestruck by the sun-drenched foyer w/ high ceilings, hardwood floors & cozy sitting area to the right, a perfect retreat. Toward the back of the house is an open-concept floor plan w/ a large coffered ceiling great room anchored by a fireplace, adjoining dining area w/ space enough for a substantial table, plus a chef’s kitchen having stainless steel appliances, granite counters, custom cabinetry, & a pantry. Step outside to the private porches from these rooms. Just off the kitchen is a half bathroom, access to the garage & a quiet office to escape to when the rest of the house is awake. The second floor is home to the master suite plus two additional en-suite bedrooms. Third floor is a private guest suite for your visitors. Full walkout basement w/ plenty of storage. This home has it all w/ the conveniences of downtown living, access to highways, yet room enough to entertain.