Just listed in close-in Silver Spring ! This storybook Cape is sure to charm with original details and thoughtful updates. Head up the curved slate walkway to the covered front entrance. Inside you’ll find a large living room and a wood-burning fireplace with a detailed original mantle featuring inlay and dentil molding. The living room opens onto a breezy, screened side porch - perfect for lounging on a cool evening. The formal dining room has a big bay window and leads into an extra-large eat-in kitchen with two ovens, a peninsula, loads of pantry storage, a bay window overlooking the wooded backyard, and a side door next to the driveway for easy unloading. Towards the back of the house (past the cool vintage telephone nook and fold-down seat) is a bright bedroom/office, a full bath and loads of storage. Newly refinished original hardwoods throughout the main level. Upstairs you’ll find a bedroom with built-in shelves and a primary suite with eaves storage, a seating area and an en suite bath. The lower level features a paneled family room with gas fireplace, a bonus room with en-suite bath and a large laundry room with access to the garage. The garage, with workbench, shelving and electrical service opens to a paved area in back. The large fully-fenced yard is perfect for large-scale outdoor entertaining with tiered lawns, a rock garden planted for all-season interest, stone walled seating areas, and a storage/play shed. Driveway for off-street parking.