A compound of almost magical beauty, this gorgeously crafted Lake Winnipesaukee estate is designed with every comfort and amenity for a life of casual elegance and generous entertaining. The approximately 2.1-acre property features a custom-designed residence, guest house and two-bay boathouse set on spectacularly landscaped lakefront grounds with nearly 300 feet of sandy beach, a breakwater, additional docking, nearby tennis court and exceptional views and privacy.
The three-story main house, with an elevator, combines traditional details, such as coffered ceilings, exposed beams, five fireplaces and massive stonework, with all the features of contemporary comfort, including wonderful natural light and open-plan design for gracious indoor-outdoor living. The sensational double-height, wraparound kitchen, adjoining family room, formal living room, formal dining room, ultra-private primary suite, den and stunning covered porch all share majestic views of shoreline, lake and islands.
With its appealing curved-eyebrow roof line, grand drive-through archway entry, soaring ceilings, winding staircase, massive stone tower and peerless lake views, the guest house is a singular achievement in charm and hospitality. Features include a huge stone fireplace, under-stair wine storage and display, open floor plan, plus an upper level primary suite, den and additional sleeping space.
Steeped in history and crafted with meticulous attention to detail, Lakeside at Winnipesaukee is under 10 minutes to Wolfeboro by boat or car.
View the complete listing by Ellen Mulligan of Coldwell Banker Realty in Center Harbor.