http://www.PopeSaysRealty.com – Francestown NH is situated in the bucolic Monadnock Region of New Hampshire. 40 minutes
to Manchester and the Manchester airport, 2 hours from the White Mountains and 90 minutes to
Boston, this special location seems tailor made for this special residence.
This unique 1837 brick cape with attached barn nestled amidst English cottage gardens
designed by Gordon Hayward on 6/10ths of an acre in this quintessential New England village.
The home is comprised of four bedrooms, three baths, and the living room and
kitchen run the entire width of the house for large, dramatic space. There are wooden floors
throughout the home.
A cathedral ceilinged family room with a wood stove and rebuilt chimney in the ell features two sets of French
doors that open to the fieldstone courtyard and gardens.
The Large kitchen with original, exposed beams is newly remodeled with soapstone counters
and farmer’s sink, handmade cabinetry by a local artisan, and a large fireplace with original
The first floor bedroom has an ample linen closet, a walk in closet and built‐in bookshelves, and
is privately located (with bathroom) off the sitting room ‐ perfect for au pair, exchange student or
visits from grandparents. There is also a first floor bathroom right off the bedroom that is newly
remodeled with marble floor and large corner shower.
In the parlor (or sitting room), you will find a gorgeous tin ceiling, original
molding and a fireplace. This room is extremely calming with tall ceilings as are found in many
rooms throughout the home. One of many great places to sit and read. Off of this room is a
large laundry room offering access to basement with concrete floors, no standing water and a
The living room offers built in bookshelves and cabinets, a working fireplace with surround
historically restored by a talented local craftsman, eight windows (some with
original panes) and rail for hanging artwork.
The upstairs bedrooms come with original hardwood floors. The Master bedroom holds a king sized
bed and offers a walk‐in closet and spacious private bath.
A first floor barn offers an enormous office overlooking woods and
brook below, heated with extremely efficient Rinnai propane heater. The second floor barn area is cathedralled and unfinished, but offers great storage space and
has wonderful flooring and a recent roof.
Beneath the barn is a two‐car garage.
This is an extremely elegant antique Brick Cape with loving attention given to it with many
A minutes walk to the general store and library, the old Meeting House and recreation fields.
Come, make Francestown your town and this home your home.
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