This charming, beautifully decorated 1860's Cape farmhouse is spotlessly clean. It is located in a lovely, rural setting atop a gently rolling knoll. The fresh, pine-scented mountain air is exhilarating. On clear nights, the unrestricted mountain view is stunning and sky is flooded with stars. The eat-in kitchen is well equipped, including Blue Willow china and stemmed glassware. The large pine table is ready for gourmet or informal family dining. The pantry is filled with country collectibles. The tastefully-furnished family room has a bay window with forest view, comfortable seating, wide-pine flooring and an electronic fireplace. The skiing is GREAT. A glider port, skiing, tennis, horseback riding, hiking trails, golf, kayaking, fishing, antiquing, country-inn dining, covered bridges, Franconia Notch, Cannon Aerial Tramway, White Mountain National Forest, and Echo Lake's sandy beach and picnic tables, are all nearby. House has a PIANO! Pack 'n Play fun sport, 47-inch HDTV, blu-ray disc player. MAXIMUM 8 people. 3-night minimum stay. NO PETS and NO SMOKING. FREE local and long distance phone calls and FREE Wi-Fi. The original house was built in the 1860's. Although it has been completely updated, the old-fashioned charm is still there. The completely furnished, home, includes front-load washer/ dryer, forced-air heat. comfortable beds, and fully equipped kitchen with dishwasher, microwave, toaster, blender, coffee pot, crock-pot, utensils, collectibles, old-fashioned pantry, New England cookware. Towle flatware, Blue Willow china and stemmed glassware await for casual or gourmet country dining. There are a telephone and PIANO in the parlor. The cheerful and relaxing family room has a large bay window with forest view, big screen satellite TV/VCR, radio, CD and DVD players. Free Wi-Fi and FREE local and long distance phone calls. Outdoors there is a Weber BBQ, picnic table and a hilltop bench for quiet reflection. Back yard games include: badminton, croquette, horse shoes, whiffle ball, volley ball. There are four comfortable bedrooms, and two bathrooms, one on each floor. The front porch has inviting rockers and a stunning view of Kinsman Mountain. The teak beach on the south knoll is bordered by flower-filled whiskey barrels and is perfect for quiet reflection. On clear nights the sky is filled with stars. Location is perfect for birding and wildlife viewing, including bears, deer and moose. Guests will love the house’s proximity to nearby hiking trails, rock climbing, swimming, boating, fishing, biking on quiet country roads, horseback riding, birding and wildlife viewing, country-inn dining, golf and tennis! This charming country home is beautifully decorated and updated with all modern amenities. Its white clapboard siding, green shutters and Yankee window, exude old-fashioned New England charm. Situated on 2 acres, atop a gently rolling knoll, the large yard is surrounded by forest and has a sweeping view of Kinsman Mountain. Back yard games include: badminton, croquette, horse shoes, whiffle ball, volley ball. Other nearby activities include airport w/soaring and bi-plane rides, kayaking, canoeing, antiquing, hiking, and fabulous fall foliage. The house is 15 minutes from Cannon Mt. Ski Area, 30 minutes from Loon Mountain, plus many other ski areas (all 2 hours or less).