EagleTribune.com, North Andover, MA

September 15, 2013

Luxurious maintenance-free living at Irongate

Special open house today from noon to 4 p.m., 60 Veterans Way, Hampstead

By Linda Greenstein
Advertising Correspondent

---- — A beautiful new home, a quaint New England Village and a great location add up to a luxurious lifestyle at Irongate Village, a new active adult community in Hampstead, N.H. Choosing a 55-and-older community it not about downsizing, it is about making some positive changes that result is a comfortable lifestyle that allows active adults to spend time on what is important and leave the headaches of home maintenance, tedious yard work and snow shoveling behind. Starting at $239,900 Irongate Village offers four elegant homes styles that are surprisingly spacious and certainly elegant.

The homes are enchanting with just the right mix of fine architectural details and down-to-earth amenities. All homes have a garage and all feature interesting rooflines, peaks and large windows. There are attached duplexes and freestanding residences. All include a two-car garage and are professionally landscaped and offer the natural backdrop of mature tress and a feeling of serenity. The charming architecture combines elements of traditional New England homes with state-of-the-art materials and clean contemporary lines for a refreshing style.

Inside the home are filled with natural light and the hardwood floors gleam. The variety of homes provides great options and a range of sizes to fit the needs of all buyers. At 1,391 square feet the two-bedroom, two-bath Glastonbury is delightful with single-floor living.

The open concept floor plan with the living room and dinning room combination is great for entertaining or everyday life. The bay window and the half-circle window above are eye-catching while the cathedral ceiling adds a sense of grandeur to the space. The kitchen offers beautiful maple cabinetry with crown molding and granite counters. The efficient space is well planned with a double bowl sink; recessed lighting and the brand new stainless steel Energy Star appliances are a real treat.

Off the kitchen is a covered deck that provides excellent space and place to enjoy the natural beauty of the neighborhood.

The master bedroom suite is spacious, beautiful and practical. There is a walk-in closet for excellent storage. The tiled master bath features a double vanity with two sinks, a shower and a handy linen closet.

There is a full bath with tub opposite the second bedroom and the laundry closet is conveniently located between the two bedrooms. The efficient floor plan includes direct entry from the two-car garage and plenty of storage.

The two-story Leichester model offers the same high-end styling, but almost 1,900 square feet of living space with two bedrooms, an office and two-and-a-half baths. This model has a large first floor master bedroom suite with a tub, walk-in closet and cozy carpeting. Nice for guests, the second bedroom is upstairs with another full bath and a huge storage area. A first floor office is perfect for the busy professional that works part time from home.

All the homes have full basements, some lots even offer walk out basements.

Amenities include high efficient furnaces, public water, air conditioning and a commitment to customer satisfaction thru an exclusive limited warranty and a one year workmanship warranty from Trendezza Homes, a well-respect local company with over 20 years experience building quality homes in the Hampstead area.

Perhaps the best amenities is being free of exterior home maintenance, tedious landscaping and even snow shoveling. All of these headaches are taken care of by the homeowner’s association.

Hampstead is a classic New England small town with approximately 8,500 residents. Located just minutes from the Massachusetts border and 45 minutes from Boston, in income-tax-free New Hampshire, it is convenient to sales-tax-free shopping, medical care, the Seacoast with glorious beaches, skiing in the White Mountains, and regional airports for those that enjoy travelling for spend part of the year in a warmer climate.

When completed Irongate Village will be a neighborhood of 23 homes and many happy residents.

The community is being marketed by The New Homes Division of Prudential Verani Realty and prices start at an affordable $239,900.

To appreciate variety of home styles, the fine finishes and fabulous location, it is best to see the new neighborhood in person. Ray Guay will welcome buyers to a special open house today, Sunday, September 15 from noon to 4 p.m. The model is also open Saturdays and Sundays from 12 to 3. For details, directions or to make a private appointment to tour the new homes, contact Guay directly at (603) 235-4706, or contact the New Homes Sales and Marketing Manager at Prudential Verani Realty, Gail Nickerson at 603-845-2129 or gail.nickerson@verani.com, or visit irongatenh.com.