Discerning buyers must see this unspoiled center chimney colonial in an exceptional Hopkinton location. Surrounded by farmland, fields and forests, this home on 6.8 acres is very convenient to Concord, Manchester airport and commuter routes. Fishing, multi-use trails, snowmobile trails, riding trails, Drew Lake, Hopkinton-Everett Lake, Clough State Park, and Elm Brook State Park are some of the recreational amenities within minutes of the property. The 3-story barn with preservation easement has 3 stalls, 2 of which walk out to a pasture for the owners' horses. Modern updates and conveniences have been added with consideration of the remarkable craftsmanship and details in the home. The chef's kitchen with granite countertops is open to a large living/dining area in front of the fireplace - one of five fireplaces in this home. A formal dining room, living room, coat room and 1/2 bath complete the first floor. UPDATE: living rm, dining rm and front entry floors newly refinished in 9/2022. Upstairs are a primary suite with full bath and generous closet, two more bedrooms and 3/4 bath, large landing that serves as a study area, and the laundry room. The walk-up attic contains a bedroom with 1/2 bath and plenty of storage. An ell connects the house to the barn, and there's a private stone patio for dinners al fresco and guests. This property is truly special, with easy access to all Hopkinton amenities and its highly ranked school system. Schedule a private showing today!