This antique stone gem in the heart of desirable New Hope has it all: fabulous location on residential street; exquisite period details; updated kitchen, baths and mechanicals; on-site, private parking; and a secluded, terraced creekside garden that is nothing short of magical. This gorgous two-bedroom, two-bath 220 year old home has exposed stone walls; sugar pine wood floors,solid doors and original beams with details that will feel right at home with any style decor, from rustic to contemporary. The eat-in kitchen is spacious and inviting with stainless counters/backsplash, updated appliances, handcrafted cabinetry, and a large a center island. The dining area is framed by a wall of stained glass, and looks out a European-inspired brick patio, perfect for al fresco dining and cocktail parties. Up a flight of stairs to street level is the gracious living room with deep window sills, stone, plaster and wainscoted walls, old wood features and a wall of windows at the wooded hillside at the rear of the property, and have a view of the historic "Perils of Pauline" train trestle. Up another set of stairs is the main bedroom suite with more period architectural details, a walk-in closet, bath and dressing room. The wall of built-in shelves can serve space for clothing, media, books and collections. On the top level is a most cheerful room - be it a bedroom, office or studio - or all three. Double doors open to a large deck with a retractable awning, a very private and serene space . The house is distinctive, gracious and comfortable. And the gardens are icing on the cake. The owners created a private oasis with a switch-back path down the wooded hillside to a series of patios and native perennial garden beds bordering the Aquetong Creek. While only steps from the center of New Hope, this garden is hidden from view and offers a calming and beautiful retreat, complete with fire pit,a swimming hole and fishing. The property also has a potting shed, rubbish shed and a large storage shed. Comfort, serenity, and antique charm abound, and all just steps from everything New Hope has to offer.