Set on a gated, gas-lit private way, this charming 1843 townhouse, was totally renovated in 2013 to blend modern living, including central air, and security, with an eye toward preservation. A double living/dining room on the first level is ideal for entertaining. Crown molding, built-in bookcases, two fireplaces, and hardwood floors enhance the living space. The adjoining sunny, galley kitchen overlooks a garden, with access by stairs. Lower garden level has separate entrance and direct access to garden. Recreation room is on this level plus full bathroom, laundry room and extra storage. On the 2nd floor is a bedroom with en-suite bath, a fireplace, plus a large front-facing room flooded by light from 3 windows, with fireplace and built-in bookcases. This can be used as a study, bedroom, or playroom. Top floor is bedroom/family room with en-suite tiled bathroom and walk-in closet. A full staircase and glass head house allow access to an expansive roof deck with sweeping views of the Charles River.