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Our new website will up by April 25th. We're very excited about it, and the ease of which you will be able to search ALL island properties available on the lake right from our site. Thank you all for your patience ~ More...

April 15, 2014

The ice is gone from Back Bay here in Wolfeboro, and the lake is on the rise. We'll keep you posted on ice out.

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Cow Island, Tuftonboro - $449,000
MLS# 4343853 - This one is a gem! An old lake cottage and bunkhouse thoughtfully renovated to retain that simplistic lake cottage feel. Pine paneling throughout, slate hearth fireplace with wood stove insert, granite countertops, eat at counter. Sliders across the front open to deck. Bunkhouse is pine paneled, has 2 BR, half bath and a screen porch! Level lot with 170' of private waterfront, a 16 x 16 deck over the water and 4 x 30 dock. Southwest exposure, long range mountain and lake views. Mainland rental dock nearby. More...

Melody Island, Wolfeboro - $1,000,000
MLS #4345085 - A rare offering with 500' of pristine waterfront, only minutes from Wolfeboro. This 4 BR contemporary post and beam was custom designed to take in views from every room, and was built by a master of his trade. An open concept living/dining/kitchen area with a grand brick fireplace is ideal for entertaining. A large wraparound deck offers a perfect setting for dining, lounging, loon and nature watching, and beautiful sunsets. A 20' x 27' boathouse, plus additional docking for several boats, jet skis, kayaks and more, are situated in a calm, east facing inlet. The 10 x 50 crib decking not only offers docking, but is an idyllic place to watch the sun rise, sunbath, swim or just relax with a good book. The westerly shore front has over 100' of natural sand with easy access for swimming. This peninsula is private and level, has a shore lined with blueberry bushes, and VIEWS from sunrise to sunset. The panorama encompasses South Wolfeboro, Wolfeboro Bay, the Broads and mountains beyond. More...

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Barndoor Island, Alton - $469,000
MLS #4259040 - Immaculately maintained island home only 5 minutes from downtown Wolfeboro. Private 3BR/2BA is perfect for large families plus guests. Open concept kitchen/dining/living opens up to a 12’ x 16’ screen porch. Truly a perfect set up for reading a book by the fire, playing games or having a great big lobster feed! The screen porch is furnished with an 8’ custom made picnic table, plus 6 handcrafted Adirondack chairs. Enjoy the 10’ x 36’ front deck overseeing 140’ private waterfront with a southeast exposure. Adults and children alike will love the natural beach, swim raft and picking blueberries by the shore. Behind the home is your not so average workshop. First, it’s air-conditioned and second, has swing out front doors with a screen insert. Don’t forget the center of the island – it’s ideal for walking, running or mountain biking. 2 mainland boatslips available at Kingswood Boating Club. This is a very nice property. More...

Keniston Island, Wolfeboro - $199,000
SOLD - A beautiful building parcel just minutes out from Wolfeboro Bay. Easy slope from shore with plenty of level area to build. Perc test already done. Fantastic views and abundant sun and sunsets. Great location for all kinds of water activities. 4' x 28' dock on property. More...

Rattlesnake Island, Alton - $329,900
MLS #4246307 - Location!!!! Well maintained 3 BR cottage with brick fireplace. Large covered deck, level lot with front yard, good privacy. 2 docks, steps into sandy bottom. Sun, protected from the wind, sensational views. Great area for water activities. Easy walk to interior island trails - walk, hike, explore! More...

Keniston Island, Wolfeboro - $450,000
MLS #4317357 - Bring back or make your own memories at this remember when property located on the westerly shore of Keniston Island. Main cottage has large living room with a floor to ceiling brick fireplace, plus dining area. Plenty of room for reading, playing board games or just enjoying the fire. Everyone can help with meals in the 16’ x 22’ kitchen, that has “a sink with a view”. 2 BR guest cottage is private with its own kitchen and bath, plus an 8’ x 24’ screen porch. Nestled between the main and guest cottage is a 14’ x 16’ bunk house. Closer to shore is a 16' x 24' deck. 200’ of waterfront offers privacy, all day sun, sunsets, a great area for water activities and a blue ribbon view. Abutting 113’ waterfront lot available for $199,000. A five minute boat ride will bring you right into Wolfeboro Bay where you’ll find all shops of every kind. Mainland access available. (This property consists of 2 lots of record, however, are being sold as one.) More photos to follow. More...

NEW !! Rattlesnake Island, Alton - $285,000
A great location on Rattlesnake Island!! Very spacious 24' x 40' cottage - exposed beams and pine paneled, 3 bedrooms. Great living area opens up onto 10' x 40' deck. Upstairs is open and currently used as a game/rec area. Finishing work and a little TLC needed. Lot has easy slope and quick access to interior island trails. Outstanding views of Belknap Mountains and Gunstock, and sun all day until it goes down. 6' x 30' seasonal dock. More...

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Island Real Estate was established in 1977 by John F. Bridges, after his own experience purchasing island property. Over 30 years later, Island Real Estate continues to be what John started it as ~ a small company specializing in non-bridged island property on Lake Winnipesaukee. Please click on the Our Team Button above to view our agents. More...

Fun Fact
On June 21, 1998, the highest lake level recorded at the USGS gauge located at the Weirs on Lake Winnipesaukee was 505.54. This elevation was 1.22 feet above the full lake level which is 504.32
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Just Out For a Cruise
The specific of islands is not escape, but return. They are no longer so much a means of getting away from it all as getting back to it all; Of returning to a life made to man's natural measure; Free from things too big, too fast, too material. More...

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