Located in the heart of Melrose, this updated and spacious 12-room Victorian home is perfect for entertaining with its wraparound porch and period charm. Step inside the grand entrance to discover a floor-to-ceiling stained-glass window accentuating a magnificent Italian carved, quarter-sewn oak arch. The main floor highlights include double pane windows with stain glass accents, pocket doors, hardwood and wide-board pine floors. The den with William Morris period wallpaper, has a carved oak gas fireplace with European tile. A gourmet kitchen includes Stainless Steel appliances, Tuscan tile, and Italian granite counter tops and island. The second-floor landing continues with another floor-to-ceiling stain glass window. It also offers four bedrooms and a dual vanity bathroom. On the third floor there is a finished family room with a pitched cathedral ceiling; an office turret with 15' ceiling, built-in desk and shelving. A fifth bedroom and bathroom finish off the rest of the third floor. Close to public transportation!