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Private Lakefront W/Spectacular Views on 520 Acre Franklin Pierce Lake

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Last updated: 09/03/2014
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  • Minimum stay:7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Hillsborough house description

From Hillsborough Lower Village, take the picturesque approach, over a twin stone arch bridge, along tree canopied roads to reach the completely renovated year-round home, nestled in the quiet hillside overlooking 520 acre Franklin Pierce Lake. Every room has a view of the lake. Watch the loons,sunsets and stars from the balcony deck (1/2 fully screened), relax in the sun by the water at the dock deck, or barbecue on the rear deck in the shade of the trees. Bring your own boat or use the 2 kayaks and canoe provided on site. Secluded location on dead-end mountainside road yet within 5 minutes to the highway and Hillsborough shopping.

First floor fully equiped kitchen/dining/living area, 2 bedrooms and bathroom, with three sliders to balcony deck (half of which is screened) and spectacular year round 180 degree view. Spiral stairs to loft bedroom with skylights. Downstairs family room with large windows, table tennis, foosball, satellite TV, wireless internet, CD/DVD, hi-fi system and 1/2 bath with washer/dryer

Winter Use: Winter access requires 4 wheel drive and good tires

Property Type

  • House
  • 1500 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental


          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


          • Long-Term Renters Welcome
          • Children Welcome
          • Non Smoking Only
          • Pets Not Allowed
          • Unsuitable For Elderly Or Infirm
          • Wheelchair Inaccessible

          Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 8

          • Bedroom 1: 1 queen


          • Bedroom 2: 1 queen


          • Bedroom 3: 1 double, 3 twin/ single

            loft w/cathederal ceiling sky lights...moreless

          • 2 bedrooms first floor with queen sized beds Loft Bedroom with double bed and 3 twins...moreless

          Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom, 1 Half Bathroom

          Other Amenities

              • Bedroom #1 - queen bed; Bedroom #2 - queen bed ; Bedroom #3 (Loft) - 1 double, 3 twin beds, waterfront deck, boat dock, 2 kayaks, canoe, table tennis table, foosball, full gas FHA heating system ,gas stove in family room , washing machine/clothes dryer in utility room...moreless


              • Books:

                guide books on local hikes and attactions...moreless

              • CD Player
              • DVD Player:


              • Foosball
              • Game Room:

                table tennis fooseball table...moreless

              • Games:

                Several games for all ages...moreless

              • Games For Kids
              • Ping Pong Table
              • Radio
              • Satellite / Cable:


              • Stereo:

                Hi-Fi, CD, Ipod jack cconnection...moreless

              • Television:

                flat screen sateliteTV/blu-ray/ HIFI...moreless


              • Away From It All
              • Family
              • Historic
              • Sports & Activities


              • Autumn Foliage
              • Churches
              • Forests
              • Library
              • Playground
              • Restaurants

              Local Services & Businesses

              • ATM/Bank
              • Groceries
              • Massage Therapist

              Leisure Activities

              • Antiquing
              • Bird Watching
              • Horseback Riding
              • Scenic Drives
              • Sight Seeing
              • Walking

              Location Type

              • Lake:

                Franklin Pierce Lake 520 acres. Clean water. Not too big and not too small....moreless

              • Lake View:

                amazing year round panoramic view...moreless

              • Lakefront:

                right on the water...moreless

              • Mountain View
              • Rural

              Sports & Adventure Activities

              • Cycling
              • Fishing
              • Fly Fishing
              • Freshwater Fishing
              • Golf
              • Golf Privileges Optional
              • Hiking
              • Hunting
              • Ice Skating
              • Mountain Biking
              • Mountain Climbing
              • Sailing
              • Ski Privileges Optional
              • Skiing
              • Swimming
              • Water Skiing
              • Water Tubing

              Arrival Day

                  • Saturday


                  • Dining:

                    adjoining dining room sits 8 to 10...moreless

                  • Dining Area
                  • Seating for 10 people


                  • Alarm Clock
                  • Broadband Access
                  • Ceiling Fans
                  • Clothes Dryer:

                    in utility room...moreless

                  • Ducted Heating
                  • Fireplace:

                    family room cast iron gas fire...moreless

                  • Gas Heating
                  • Hair Dryer
                  • Heating:

                    House is fully winterized, full central heating system. Also a gas fire in family room...moreless

                  • Internet:

                    Wi-Fi HS DSL...moreless

                  • Iron & Board
                  • Laundry Soap
                  • Linens Provided:

                    all linens provided...moreless

                  • Living Area
                  • Living Room:

                    Family room 23 x17ft plus 12 x11ft, Table tennis table, fooseball, TV/Blu-ray/Hifi, gas fire...moreless

                  • Local Activities Guide
                  • Local Maps
                  • Paper Towels
                  • Parking:

                    6 cars max. plus boat trailer...moreless

                  • Sunbed
                  • Telephone:

                    Landline for local calls . Use calling card for long distance...moreless

                  • Toilet Paper
                  • Towels Provided:

                    all provided except please bring your own beach towels...moreless

                  • Washing Machine:

                    in utility room...moreless

                  • Wireless Internet


                  • 4 Ring Stove
                  • Blender
                  • Coffee Grinder
                  • Coffee Maker:

                    coffee filters for drip coffee maker...moreless

                  • Cooking Utensils
                  • Dishes & Utensils:

                    full set crockery, cuttlery , cooking utensils. and pots/pans, lobster pot etc...moreless

                  • Dishwasher
                  • Freezer
                  • Grill
                  • Kitchen:

                    fully applianced kitchen, including dishwasher...moreless

                  • Lobster Pot
                  • Microwave
                  • Oven
                  • Pantry Items:

                    spices/condiments/paper goods ( toilet paper and paper towels)...moreless

                  • Refrigerator
                  • Stove
                  • Toaster


                  • Balcony:

                    30 ft lakeside balcony deck, half is screened in, with panoramic overview of the lake ...moreless

                  • Barbecue
                  • Binoculars
                  • Boat Dock
                  • Canoe
                  • Deck / Patio:

                    rear deck with picnic table, umbrella and gas grill...moreless

                  • Kayak / Canoe:

                    2 kayaks and 1 canoe provided with paddles and lifejackets...moreless

                  • Lawn / Garden:

                    Landscaped lawns and planting on hillside. Upper lawn can be used for ring toss type games...moreless

                  • Outdoor Grill:

                    Weber propane gas...moreless

                  • Outdoor Grill Gas
                  • Porch / Veranda
                  • Screen Porch / Veranda
                  • Ski & Snowboard:

                    Pats Peak , Croched Mountain, and Sunapee are some local ski areas...moreless

                  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
                  • Walkway To Water
                  • Wood Deck


                  Write a review 4.8
                  from 8 traveler reviews
                  Rental basis: Per property
                  Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                  Late Fall/Winter 2014
                  Nov 1 - Mar 28, 2015
                  7 night min stay


                  Additional information about rental rates


                  • Tax Rate 9%


                  $1000 -$1795/week

                  Reduced rates for returning guests

                  Reduced rates for multiple weeks

                  $400 Deposit is due at signing rental agreement to hold a reservation.

                  Full rent is due a minimum of 6 weeks before start of the rental

                  $400 initial deposit become security deposit

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                  Last updated: 09/03/2014
                  Check availability
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                  21 Unavailable
                  22 Today
                  23 Selected dates


                  40 Miles
                  Nearest Airport
                  Manchester NH
                  4 Miles
                  Nearest Barpub
                  Tooky Mills Hillsborough
                  3 Miles
                  Nearest Golf
                  Angus Lea Hillsborough
                  90 Miles
                  Nearest Train
                  Boston MA
                  2 Miles
                  Nearest Motorway
                  Hillsborough Rt.9/202
                  2 Miles
                  Nearest Restaurant
                  Sanpan Hillsborough,
                  10 Miles
                  Nearest Ski
                  Pats Peak Henniker
                  90 Miles
                  Nearest Beach
                  Hampton/Rye beaches NH (1.5 hrs approx)

                  Car: Necessary

                  House is located on Hillsborough/Antrim border which offers the best of both worlds. Hillborough has several historic sights Franklin Pierce homestead , Hillsborough Upper Village, and great restaurants (Tooky Mills Pub,Sanpan (chinese), High Tide (fish), German Johns (baker) ; and specialty shops as well as pharmacy (Rite Aid), Dunkin Doughnuts, McDonalds, grocery stores(Shaws, Corner Store) and pub (Tooky Mills).

                  Antrim is a small rural village which offers farm stand (Tenney Farms), small stores and an amazing hardware store (Edmunds).

                  Albetro's italian resutaurant in Bennington

                  House is close to Pats Peak and Crotched Mountain ski areas. Mt. Sunapee ski area and Mt. Monadnock are nearby. Mt. Monadnock is the most popular mountain for hiking in New England.

                  Large shopping areas/movies etc ( 45 mins) in nearby cities of Manchester, Concord and Keene.

                  Other Activities: boating, fishing, bird watching (loons), snowmobiling, snow shoeing

                  Golf: Angus Lea in nearby Hillsborough is a 9 hole public golf course. Equipment can be rented.

                  Ski: Pats Peak in Henniker and Crotched Mountain in Francis Town are the closest ski mountains. Both have snow making and night sking, and are popular with families. Mount Sunapee is the next closest ski resort.


                  Owner info

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                  Speaks: english, french



                  • Living/Dining/Kitchen/Balcony


                  • Kitchen/Dining/Balcony (screened on right)

                    Kitchen/Dining/Balcony (screened on right)

                  • Deck and Boat Dock from Balcony

                    Deck and Boat Dock from Balcony

                  • Lakeside house view

                    Lakeside house view

                  • Bedroom 1 - Queen Bed

                    Bedroom 1 - Queen Bed

                  • Loft - Full Sized Bed and 3 twins

                    Loft - Full Sized Bed and 3 twins

                  • Back Deck - Gas Grill and Picnic Table

                    Back Deck - Gas Grill and Picnic Table

                  • Bathroom


                  • Corner Shower Unit

                    Corner Shower Unit

                  • Loft View

                    Loft View

                  • Family Room w/fooseball and table tennis table

                    Family Room w/fooseball and table tennis table

                  • Lake View from Deck

                    Lake View from Deck

                  • House View/Boat Dock/Deck

                    House View/Boat Dock/Deck

                  • Bedroom 2 - Queen Bed

                    Bedroom 2 - Queen Bed

                  • Loft - Full Sized Bed and 3 twins

                    Loft - Full Sized Bed and 3 twins

                  • Balcony View

                    Balcony View

                  • Bathroom


                  $1,095 per week (USD)

                  3 Bedroom / 1.5 Bathroom
                  Sleeps 8

                  View calendar: Updated 09/03/14
                  Minimum stay: 7 nights
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                  Member since: 2005
                  Speaks: english, french
                  • Calendar last updated 09/03/2014
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                  Private Lakefront w/Spectacular Views on 520 acre Franklin Pierce Lake

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                  3 BR  1.5 BA  Sleeps 8

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