Lake Winnipesaukee has been a tourist destination for more than a century, especially for residents escaping the summer heat of Boston and New York City. The Native American name Winnipesaukee means either "smile of the Great Spirit" or "beautiful water in a high place."
Lake Winnipesaukee is the largest lake in New Hampshire. It is approximately 21 miles (34 km) long (northwest-southeast) and from 1 to 9 miles (1.6 to 14 km) wide (northeast-southwest), covering 69 square miles (179 km2)—71 square miles (184 km2) when Paugus Bay is included—with a maximum depth of 212 feet (65 m).
The lake contains at least 253 islands, half of which are less than a quarter-acre in size, and is indented by several peninsulas, yielding a total shoreline of approximately 288 miles (463 km). The driving distance around the lake is 63 miles (101 km). It is 504 feet (154 m) above sea level.
Some of the properties in our service area include:
# Laconia, the main commercial city on the lake (surrounding Paugus Bay). Included in Laconia is Weirs Beach, the largest public bathing area on Winnipesaukee.
# Meredith, whose harbor lies on the northwestern reach of the lake and is famous for its children's museum.
# Center Harbor, a small town in Belknap County which serves as the winter home for the MS Mt. Washington.
This prestigious Governors Island waterfront has 360' of shoreline on Lake Winnipesaukee with a large sandy beach and docking for three boats. Tasteful custom finishes are found throughout this lovely estate. The grand foyer welcomes guests in to enjoy the comfort and outstanding views this home has to offer. Custom stone fireplaces compliment the formal and open areas. The living spaces are designed to utilize the unrivaled views and sunsets. The stone patio with outdoor kitchen for entertaining. Generous master suites can be found on each of the upper levels, along with three additional bedrooms with private baths. Entertaining areas include a 12-person theater, billiards room, game room and lower level family room with a summer kitchen. The lower level also includes the fitness center, steam room, sauna and massage room. Systems throughout the home are of the highest technical quality. Property also has 9 garage bays and carriage house. 2hrs to Boston & 4miles to Laconia airport.
With sensational lot & stunning views this estate home was designed & constructed with remarkable quality & flair. Six bedroom suites include a fabulous childrens wing. The Library is impressive. Four fireplaces, a heated driveway, conservatory, hobby room, spa, home theater and a computerized golf room are amenities that complete a luxurious life style. Landscaping is lush with a putting green. The stone patios are impressive. The gazebo at waters edge is ideal for summer evening dinners. The dock is oversized and will accommodate multiple boats. A three room carriage home is perfect for guests or an extended family. Garages are for five vehicles. Theres a whole house generator for added security and an additional 1.66 acre lot for privacy.
Experience privacy, views and quality at this custom 7000SF home with an amazing sandy beach. The estate property includes a carriage house with 2500SF of additional living space, workshop and multiple garages. It has a custom two bay boathouse plus additional docking. Sweeping decks overlook a naturalized setting to striking lake & mountain views. The main home is open in design with a chef'ƒÃ‚¢'‚'‚s kitchen. The Great Room has a stunning two story fireplace. A four season porch is sun filled. With a main level master suite and office, single level living is easy. It has craftsman details and gleaming hardwood flooring. A walkout lower level includes a game room, office, hobby room and multiple baths. Second level bedrooms are perfect for family or guests. The home is warm, inviting and filled with charm. This rare estate has three lots of record, 1250 ft waterfront and over 13 acres of privacy. It is an unbelievable property.
One of the most tasteful and quality homes on Lake Winnipesaukee. Sweeping views with a 270 ft waterfront, a sandy beach, a double u-shaped dock with a canopy and spacious waterside decking add to outdoor fun. Architecturally designed and constructed to perfection this understated, yet impressive home is one of a kind. It is open in design with windows that draw you to the spectacular views. Finished on three levels with a spacious main level master suite, dual offices and a phenomenal Great Room, this home is clearly for the most discerning buyer. Five second level en-suite bedrooms are spacious and have lovely views. The lower level is finished with a pub room, game room, exercise room and workshop. Beautiful stonework and professional landscaping, it is stately and impressive and will not disappoint.
Experience privacy, views and quality at this custom 7000SF home. The estate property includes a carriage house with 2500SF of additional living space, workshop and multiple garages. It has a custom two bay boathouse plus additional docking. Sweeping decks overlook a naturalized setting to striking lake & mountain views. The main home is open in design with a chef'ƒÃ‚¢'‚'‚s kitchen. The Great Room has a stunning two story fireplace. A four season porch is sun filled. With a main level master suite and office, single level living is easy. It has craftsman details and gleaming hardwood flooring. A walkout lower level includes a game room, office, hobby room and multiple baths. Second level bedrooms are perfect for family or guests. The home is warm, inviting and filled with charm.
Gracious, tasteful and classic describes this lovely home that shows as if new. On a beautiful lot with views, beach and amazing docking this custom home is special. Classic with Nantucket flair, the floor plan is open in design with soaring ceilings. The easy style has a spacious main level master bedroom, office, private den, Great Room, wonderful kitchen and a fabulous porch with fireplace and summer kitchen. Second level has three en-suite bedrooms plus a children's suite which includes bunk room, bedroom, den and office. The walkout lower level includes a game room, family room with wet bar, wine cellar, exercise room and workshop. Landscaping is beautiful with perennial gardens and fire pit. Docking is amazing. This is a fabulous Governor's Island home.
The adjectives to describe this "truly" unique Winnipesaukee property have all been used! This rare offering with the much sought after privacy on Lake Winnipesaukee offers 300' of water frontage, a hard to find gorgeous 2 bay boathouse with a registered heliport above it! The private 6 acres will amaze you with the award winning landscape by Matarazzo. There is a "field of dreams" on the property promising many of good times for family and friends! The magnificent Adirondack built by one of New Englands premier builders for his family is constructed with only the finest materials! Decking and gazebo offers great gathering areas for just plain relaxing or entertaining large get togethers. Awesome views of the mountains and the lake with all its islands make this a truly special lake property. With more amenities than can be listed here, schedule your visit soon!
8, 000 Sqft. Sun-filled Adirondack Overlooking Meredith Bay. This exceptional 6 BR, 8 BA lake home has every imaginable amenity. 150 of sandy shoreline on Winnipesaukee w/ over an acre of beautifully landscaped grounds. Large U-shaped dock. Prime westerly exposure in an area of superb homes. 5 Fireplaces, including a massive stone FP in the great room, cherry HW floors and cabinetry, granite and custom tile work throughout. Theatre room, large family/game room w/ bar, steam, sauna and exercise rooms, w/ outdoor hot tub. 110 Deck, vaulted ceilings w/ post and beam accents, box coffered ceilings in study, custom wood doors, trim, and built-ins throughout. Private bath for each BR and a 4-car heated garage. Impeccable masterpiece! The rent potential for this spectacular home is $25K+ per week in the high season.
ATTENTION DEVELOPERS, INVESTORS or VACATIONERS - 28 idyllic acres on the shores of LAKE WINNIPESAUKEE in an area of high end properties! This incredible mainland offering across from Governor's Island is comprised of seven approved lots plus common land, 440 ft of prime frontage that is mostly walk in sandy beach, three cottages and new fourth building with 3 car garage and guest quarters above. Magicial winding drive through wooded back land to the waters edge- perfect for the developer or individual seeking their own private family compound. Spectacular water and mountain vistas! Town water and sewer available. An ideal location close to shopping, restaurants, the Laconia Airport and all the Lakes Region has to offer. Many Possibilities - a rare offering and an incredible opportunity to create a beautiful private enclave in a premier Lake Winnipesaukee location!
This amazing home, architecturally designed by Dann Batting, is being constructed by top rated builder, Jason Drouin. It will have three levels of living area plus a dramatic four room carriage house. It was designed to take advantage of the sweeping views to Mt. Washington and the 256 feet waterfront. Open and inviting in design, every aspect has been carefully planned for spacious living and a quality life style. En-suite bedrooms, bonus room with bath, two main level bedrooms, exercise area, theatre room, game room.... Soaring ceilings, multiple fireplaces, decks, a four season porch. Thought and careful planning went into the custom design of this special Governor's Island home.
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