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Founders’ Digs

Alstead, New Hampshire
A place for family
Description

This hilltop timberframe in Alstead, New Hampshire is the home of Bensonwood founders Tedd and Christine Benson. A classic style home built around an open plan design. The expansive great room with large windows allows for plenty of natural light to highlight the timber detail.

Details

DESIGN / BUILD
Bensonwood
YEAR
1978
STYLE
Timber frame, Traditional
SIZE
4400 Sq. Ft.
BEDROOMS
3
BATHROOMS
3
STRUCTURE DETAILS
R35 OB Plus Wall
R44 Roof
Douglas Fir Timbers
Custom Stairs and Doors
AMENITIES
Timber frame screen porch
ENERGY DETAILS
Uses passive design strategies seen in the roof and walls
PHOTOGRAPHY
John Hession