Description:The martine cottage. spectacular private portsmouth waterfront estate with deep water dock, situated on 15+ acres of wooded land and rolling fields with 800 feet +/- of frontage and sweeping panoramic views of the back channel. net zero, energy star certified new home, built and renovated in 2019. this 'off the grid' home builds upon the original historic martine cottage property and offers incredible privacy and seclusion just minutes from downtown portsmouth. high efficient icf panel foundation, solid cell insulation, geothermal systems, and roof mounted solar array. dramatic open style first floor design provides scenic water views from the custom designed kitchen, living room, dining area and first floor master suite. newly built rumford style wood burning fireplace and exposed historic elements of the original post and beam construction highlight aspects of the original home and frame in the current dining area. second floor offers 4 additional bedrooms, dedicated office area, and family room. wide oak hardwood floors throughout and radiant tile floors in the bathrooms. additional features include heat recovery systems, central air conditioning, onsite generator, two car detached garage with potential finished space above, stand alone barn, free standing one car garage, abandoned boat house, and onsite rental cottage. 13 acres have been placed in current use and overall acreage includes ownership of martine cottage road. incredible property and a wonderful opportunity
Description:Mendonhall is an enduring tribute to a shared vision of the owners, architect & craftsmen who allied themselves in a remarkable creative endeavor. the elegant residence is constructed of stone, steel & rare woods with careful attention to every detail. joined like fine furniture; the timeless materials are intended to withstand the rigors of vermont's climate far into the future. the home is sited to secure views from every room. the perspective is dominated by pico moutnain, where new england alpine ski was pioneered. the horizon to the east is defined by deer's leap crested by the combined paths of the appalachian & long trail's. the estate is comprised of 200 acres of private land bordering the green mt. national forest & graced by 200 acres of majestic hardwoods, fruit trees, flowering shrubs & perennials. two spring-fed ponds, one with a waterfall & the other a picnic island accessed by an arched bridge wash the scene with soft sounds of moving water. designed by robert carl williams associates aia reminiscent of the craftsman style, influenced by the japanese period of frank lloyd wright. the structure is subtly integrated into striking natural surrounding providing a seamless transition between inside & outside environments. spacious gathering rooms, secluded personal spaces & a dedicated spa level are unified around a hand-crafted 4 story mahogany staircase illuminated through its core by an exquisite murano chandelier. a serene celebration of excellence.
Description:Designed to settle onto a 4.2 acre point of land overlooking burkehaven harbor, star and emerald island channels, fishers bay, and the broad lake beyond - this exquisite french country home offers timeless and enduring architecture with modern efficiency and state-of-the-art systems. interior spaces are defined by reclaimed hickory floors, alder wood doors & high ceilings featuring massive antique beams. floor to ceiling french doors invite glistening water views into every living space. gathering and entertaining spaces transition to more intimate rooms and cozy corners. there are 3 fireplaces on the main living level. the kitchen features top of the line appliances, abundant work areas and an adjacent butlers pantry for more storage. a first floor suite offers privacy and ease of access. the second floor master suite encompasses the distinctive turret and features a spa-quality bath. there is a secret door to a private library! two more en-suite bedrooms feature private balconies. the lower level features a family/game room, 3700 bottle wine cellar. elevator access to all 3 levels. a private entrance leads to a luxury 2 bedroom apartment with private kitchen, living & bath. 3 car garaeg. enjoy complete privacy on 4.2 acres with 922' shoreline. spend your days on the sunny wharf or plan to retreat to the lakefront family room above the boathouse. gather family & friends for outside dining on the pergola with a roaring fire and twinkling stars. a unique opportunity!
Description:A remarkable home on a sensational lake winnipesaukee lot with sandy beach and an enormous, covered dock for multiple boats. enjoy picturesque sunsets and added outdoor living space from the sweeping, enclosed, stone patio with fireplace. this home was architecturally designed and custom built with unmatched detail and quality. sophisticated, state of the art systems are easily monitored and controlled by your personal computer. the theater has custom seating and sound. the billiards room with curved walls and fireplace area is a gentleman's dream. the private gym rivals the finest health club. the master suite is luxurious and spacious, and the great room overlooks the manicured lawn and gardens toward picturesque lake and mountain views. the walkout lower level includes a summer kitchen, family room, game room and spa. with a carriage home and nine garages, this is the ultimate lake home on prestigious governor's island!
Description:Enjoy southwest exposure including 430’ of frontage on 6+ acres at this lake winnipesaukee custom-built contemporary chef-d'oeuvre. an impressive architectural gem appointed with 7 en-suite bedrooms, 8 bathrooms, an entertainer’s dream kitchen, a 30’ two sided granite fireplace, a sound proof media room, gym equipped with kaiser functional training equipment, spa and sauna as well as a sun drenched great room. this stunning property was purposely built to blend in with its surroundings and will provide you with total privacy. the outdoor living space is equally as striking including several lake side decks, a hot tub, as well as a 2 slip boathouse and dock. this is the modern alternative on lake winnipesaukee that you have been hoping to find.
Description:Villa como draws upon its owner’s passion for boating, travel and entertainment. this prestigious estate sited on 16.3 meticulously manicured acres provides privacy and majestic views of the cocheco river. the one-of-a-kind resort style home and guest house will captivate the avid outdoorsman with many featured amenities including a fishing pond, tennis & bocce courts, chipping green, and infinity pool with spa. boat enthusiasts are able to stroll down the river banks to their deep water dock and enjoy a scenic 40-minute cruise to downtown portsmouth and the atlantic ocean. after entering the gated entrance and winding down the private driveway, guests will be greeted by a long porte-cochere leading to the front door. once inside, they will be awestruck by the walls of glass, vaulted barrel ceilings and the décor that reflects the natural surroundings. thoughtful details have been incorporated throughout the home with commissioned works from local artists, interior design that moves from casual to formal with limitless venues for entertaining. the collective planning, design and construction of this exceptional property have incorporated all of the unique aspects of the owner’s enthusiastic vision. a place you never have to leave, because it is all here! during these challenging times with a global pandemic, people have opted to stay home, why not staycation at this spectacular riverside retreat? bring your world to you when you live at villa como in income tax free nh.
Description:Considered nh’s premier waterfront estate, “lakeside manor” is the epitome of luxury, comfort and craftsmanship. custom designed for a lifetime of enjoyment, the home, boat house, barn and docks were perfectly set along 841 feet of crystal clear lake winnipesaukee shoreline. the home enjoys absolute privacy, spectacular views and ideal southwest exposure. featuring approx 17,245 square feet of exquisitely finished living space, the home offers 37 rooms with elevator access to all four levels. there are 8 bedrooms and 11 baths, including a main level owner’s suite, a 2-bed guest wing with its’ own private entrance and lift, 4 additional luxe bedroom suites and a custom built 8-bed bunk room for the kids! the 4-story curved staircase is a show piece, as is the commercial kitchen and 30’ natural stone fireplace in the great room. additional amenities include an executive office, summer kitchen, sunroom, spa, sauna, gym, 15-seat theater, 900+ bottle wine and tasting room, bar, game room, craft room, a heated 6-car garage and a 36x50 barn that allows for rv or equip storage. the waterfront offers a one-of-a-kind, 3,082 sf, 3-bay boat house w/mahogany interior, beach and 4 additional dock slips. the current owner has just wrapped a complete upgrade of all automation, security and av systems in the home. if you could imagine a home built with seemingly unlimited resources, to make it a source of pride and respite like no other in the world, “lakeside manor” is just such a place.