This classy Arts&Crafts White Mountains Retreat invites you to step away from the world—into unsurpassed privacy & luxury here at Brook Mountain in Robert Frost country.
Brook Mountain offers all-inclusive privacy & grandeur—from its gated driveway & estate-quality gardens, to its upscale, Four-En-suite residence. Classic lines, a modern flair & artisanal finishes create an air of Rustic Elegance throughout its series of flowing spaces, both spacious & 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 & architectural transformation by its current builder-owner. Featuring fir beams, architectural artifacts, classic French doors, oversized windows & artisan cabinetry, the residence offers superlative finishes & every amenity to exude an atmosphere of Refined Rusticity throughout.
Multiple Gathering Rooms with antique fps & exposed beams; a British-Style Classic Cooking Kitchen—AGA, Viking & Sub-Zero equipped; a formal Dining Room, 4 sumptuous Ensuites with spe-ciality refinements; a heated Botanical Conservatory & a classic Wrap-Around Covered & Plein-Air Porch all provide elegant set-tings from which to enjoy the panoramic mountain vistas.
Nature & culture enthusiasts: Experience the best of both worlds! Located in a town featuring two lakes,1500 acres of public trails, a conserved mountain range & “less traveled” gravel roads, enjoy your favorite 4-season activities, as well as seasonal concerts, farmers’ markets, book, art & antique fairs & theatre.
With close proximity to the region’s most frequented destinations & interstates: minutes from I-93 & I-91, area attractions (White Mountains National Forest, Cannon Mountain, Bretton Woods, & the sister towns of Sugar Hill, Franconia, Littleton & Bethlehem)— as well as to award-winning dining, breweries, golf, ski, retail & medical centers, embrace the private serenity of Brook Mountain, while experiencing the area’s array of nature, epicurean & cultural offerings.
Brook Mountain offers a variety of spaces, both social & private, each featuring upscale attributes.
Multiple Gathering Areas provide ample spaces for relaxation:
—A Lodge Living Room with built-in bookcases, exposed beams & antique fireplace;
—A Family Room for entertainment & indoor exercise;
—A Folk-Art Family Studio Suite for creative pursuits, featuring fir beams, cathedral ceiling, rustic fireplace, sink, second floor office & separate entry
—A screened 3-season Porch with fir floors & wainscoted cathe-dral ceiling provides multi-season dining & relaxation
—An Adirondack-style, Wrap-Around & Plein-Air Porch overlooks the stone perennial gardens, forests & 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 & lux-ury appliances from AGA, Viking, & Sub- Zero, together with a spacious, formal Dining Room with built-in glass hutche & two sets of French doors, offering ample seating for all gatherings.
Two mountain-view (Full Bath) Ensuites provide specialty refine-ments, including an exposed fir beamed cathedral ceiling, granitecountertops, dressing room, soak tub, study & private porch with summer shower.
A Two-Ensuite/Guest Suite Wing—overlooking the gardens & mountains beyond—features two (full bath) Ensuites with marble double vanities & artisan hand-glazed tiles, a Family Room with Exercise Area, a Coffee Bar Kitchenette with stainless counters, artisan maple cabinetry & laundry, & an additional separate entry out to the Jens Jensen styled stone perennial garden circle.
A Botanical Conservatory for year-round gardening & culinary pursuits contains radiant-heated, raised cedar beds & automatic watering, venting & air exchange systems.
A multi-use, two-story Carriage House with Post & 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 & a per-ennial wildflower field. *(Additional land possible. Available furnished & 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