48 Purchase Street is a three-bedroom, two-bathroom, 2,500-square-foot colonial built in 1900. The period charm is evident immediately upon entering, in the banisters, solid wood doors and window seat in the foyer, as well as the stained glass window in the staircase. The house has been updated, with new windows, chimney, wiring and roof.
The property consists of a third of an acre, fenced-in and with a stone wall, and there is a large front porch and a rear screen porch. There is also a one-car garage with carport.
The home has been on the market since Jan. 4, and is listed at $259,500. There will be an open house from noon to 2 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 13. For more information, see the complete listing at New England Moves.