MLS® ID: 4737468
20 Foster Gate Road
Sandwich, New Hampshire, 03227 $529,000
Active Under Contract
A classic Cape Cod-style home on 5+ acres very near the center of Historic Sandwich, NH! The lush topography of this secluded rural setting opens to close up views of the vast and accessible White Mountains. Extensive exterior renovations have been completed, including new roof, window & siding repairs & fresh paint. To the rear is an elevated deck that exploits its aerie perch to full visual advantage. There is a twin-bay detached garage w/ shed providing ample space for vehicles & equipment storage. Impressive terraced walkways & planting beds await loving restoration. The traditional front entry opens to a vaulted foyer & dining hall framed by a windowed wall with splendid views. The dining ensemble opens right to a large eat-in kitchen with doors to both rear deck & relaxing three-season porch. Opposite left is a casual living room w/ solarium, built-in book cases & open-floor wood stove for warmth on cool mountain evenings. Sleeping quarters include four rooms tied to a state-approved, three-bedroom sewage system. Two have en suite baths & two others are serviced by a full, detached hall bath. Below is an unfinished dry basement with rear walkout entrance. Enjoy beach and boating access to Squam Lake, the venerable setting of Academy Award-winning, "On Golden Pond", starring Henry Fonda & Katharine Hepburn. Price includes an abutting parcel owned by a member of Seller's family (See Sandwich Tax Map R12-46A).