This classy Arts & Crafts White Mountains Retreat invites you to step away from the world—into unsurpassed privacy and luxury here at Brook Mountain in Robert Frost country.
Brook Mountain offers all-inclusive privacy and grandeur—from its gated driveway and estate-quality gardens, to its upscale, four en-suite residence. Classic lines, a modern flair and artisanal finishes create an air of Rustic Elegance throughout its series of flowing spaces, both spacious and cozy—all featuring tranquil mountain views.
Brook Mountain showcases the combined craftsmanship of two of the region’s most respected luxury builders, through its original construction—followed with significant restoration and architectural transformation by its current builder-owner. Featuring fir beams, architectural artifacts, classic French doors, oversized windows and artisan cabinetry, the residence offers superlative finishes and every amenity to exude an atmosphere of Refined Rusticity throughout.
Multiple Gathering Rooms with antique fps and exposed beams; a British-Style Classic Cooking Kitchen—AGA, Viking and Sub-Zero equipped; a formal Dining Room, four sumptuous Ensuites with speciality refinements; a heated Botanical Conservatory and a classic Wrap-Around Covered and Plein-Air Porch all provide elegant set-tings from which to enjoy the panoramic mountain vistas.
Nature and culture enthusiasts: Experience the best of both worlds! Located in a town featuring two lakes,1500 acres of public trails, a conserved mountain range and “less traveled” gravel roads, enjoy your favorite 4-season activities, as well as seasonal concerts, farmers’ markets, book, art and antique fairs and theatre.
With close proximity to the region’s most frequented destinations and interstates: minutes from I-93 and I-91, area attractions (White Mountains National Forest, Cannon Mountain, Bretton Woods, and the sister towns of Sugar Hill, Franconia, Littleton and Bethlehem)— as well as to award-winning dining, breweries, golf, ski, retail and medical centers, embrace the private serenity of Brook Mountain, while experiencing the area’s array of nature, epicurean and cultural offerings.
Brook Mountain offers a variety of spaces, both social and private, each featuring upscale attributes.
Multiple Gathering Areas provide ample spaces for relaxation:
—A Lodge Living Room with built-in bookcases, exposed beams and antique fireplace;
—A Family Room for entertainment and indoor exercise;
—A Folk-Art Family Studio Suite for creative pursuits, featuring fir beams, cathedral ceiling, rustic fireplace, sink, second floor office and separate entry
—A screened 3-season Porch with fir floors and wainscoted cathedral ceiling provides multi-season dining and relaxation
—An Adirondack-style, Wrap-Around and Plein-Air Porch overlooks the stone perennial gardens, forests and panoramic mountain views
The classic, elegantly appointed Cooking Kitchen features custom antiqued black milk-painted cabinetry, Carrera marble counter-tops, antique island with period lighting, eat-in convenience and lux-ury appliances from AGA, Viking, and Sub- Zero, together with a spacious, formal Dining Room with built-in glass hutche and two sets of French doors, offering ample seating for all gatherings.
Two mountain-view (Full Bath) Ensuites provide specialty refinements, including an exposed fir beamed cathedral ceiling, granite countertops, dressing room, soak tub, study and private porch with summer shower.
A two-ensuite/guest suite wing—overlooking the gardens and mountains beyond—features two (full bath) ensuites with marble double vanities and artisan hand-glazed tiles, a family room with exercise area, a coffee bar kitchenette with stainless counters, artisan maple cabinetry and laundry, and an additional separate entry out to the Jens Jensen styled stone perennial garden circle.
A Botanical Conservatory for year-round gardening and culinary pursuits contains radiant-heated, raised cedar beds and automatic watering, venting and air exchange systems.
A multi-use, two-story Carriage House with Post and Beam Portico provides ample parking, storage, artisan workshop space with space for horse stalls.
All this on 22 /- private gorgeous acres,* including a flowing, clear mountain brook, mature forest, expansive lawn, grounds and a perennial wildflower field.
*(Additional land possible. Available furnished and outfitted)
Enjoy the mountain lifestyle you seek at Brook Mountain!
Property Features Include: Ski & Mountain Property, Substantial Acreage, Waterfront, 2 fireplaces, monitored central alarm system (burglary and fire), detached two-story shingle style carriage house - optional four parking spaces, attached one-car heated garage, whole house air exchanger, on-demand propane radiant and oil-fired radiant heat, Mountain Spring Drilled Well, Eco water-filtered copper plumbing, whole-houes backup generator, interior and exterior Bose surround sound system, full foundation
Interior Features Include: exposed fir beams, cathedral ceilings, 9-foot ceilings, built-in bookcases, antique mantles, built-in custom cabinetry, wainscoting, ceiling moldings, stainless and butcher block counters
Views Include: Hills, Sunrise, Sunset, Mountain
Additional Information: AGA, Sub-Zero and Viking appliances
Built in: 2006
Designed by: Architect-Designed
Built by: Custom luxury builders
Approximate Square Feet:
Wood frame, classic red cedar shingles
Exterior: Wraparound porch, granite steps, continuous bloom shrubs and flowers
Roof: Standing steam, slate roof.
Architectural Style: Arts & Crafts, White Mountains Vernacular
Lot Acres: 22
15x16 - Ensuite 2- Upper- Hardwood Floor
12x18 - Ensuite 3- Main- Heated Flooring
12x18 - Ensuite 4- Main- Heated Flooring
Carriage House- Main- Concrete
8x13 - Office- Upper- Hardwood Floor
13x16 - Dining Room- Main- Hardwood Floor
13x13 - Summer Dining Room- Main- Hardwood Floor
28x15 - Family Room- Lower- Heated Flooring
7x20 - Foyer- Main- Travertine
9x26 - Conservatory- Main- Hardwood Floor
13x16 - Kitchen- Main- Hardwood Floor
18x12 - Laundry Room- Lower- Vinyl - Tile
13x25 - Folk Art Studio- Main- Other
28x16 - Living Room- Main- Hardwood Floor
13x16 - Ensuite 1- Main- Hardwood Floor
13x13 - Study- Main- Hardwood Floor