LOCATED AMONG THE HILLS OF SULLIVAN COUNTY, NEW HAMPSHIRE, It's celebrated for its beautiful scenery, delightful climate and charming drives. it has an elevation of 1,400 feet above tide water and is free from marshes and all malarial influences. Many beautiful lakes nestle here and there among the hills.
THE LOVELL HOUSE, with accommodation for 125 people, has been fitted up with special reference to the comfort and pleasure of its guests. The rooms are arranged en suite or singly, with a commodious closet in every room. The beds are furnished with woven wire springs and the best hair mattresses. The dining-room and culinary department are not in the main part of the house, where the sleeping-rooms are located. The building stands up from the ground, giving a large air space, which is ventilated by large windows, allowing air and sunshine free entrance, this insuring freedom from dampness.
A COVERED VERANDA 109 feet long by 9 wide, furnishes a delightful promenade. An open veranda 14 feet wide, with two large maple trees for a canopy, is a favorite resort on a warm day or a moonlit evening.
A PLAY ROOM for the children, light and airy, 50 by 30 feet, is situated so far away from the sleeping-rooms and parlors as to insure freedom for the children and quiet for the guests.
THE HOTEL has a fine new bowling alley, with double alleys, regulation length for the accommodation of the guests.
ON THE LAWN is a spacious tennis court and croquet ground.
A LIVERY is connected with the house and careful drivers will be furnished for ladies and children.
The house will be supplied with water, brought in jars from a spring situated among the hills a long distance from the hotel or other buildings. The location is a guarantee of its purity. It is the verdict of those who have tasted this water that it is unsurpassed.
Is directly back of the house; Echo Grove, on its side, is rigged and picturesque; A short and easy path leads through the grove to the top of the hill, 300 feet above the level of the lawn. Here is spread out a wonderful panorama - Half-Moon Lake on one side, the villa on the other, with Old Lovell and Monadnock in the Distance.
Three minutes from the hotel, is a fine old-fashioned country house, with four large square rooms, each room having four windows, a fine place for parties who wish to room outside the hotel.
A beautiful sheet of water one mile long, is fed entirely by springs and surrounded by hills on every side, with sandy beaches and rugged shores. A miniature Lake George and a delightful place for bathing and rowing.
The house is open all the year. The dry, clear air of winter and the merry sleighing bring health, rest and pleasure to the tired bodies and brains.
SHEDD FREE LIBRARY contains 1,500 volumes and the leading magazines of the day. The hotel has a telephone connection with Concord, Manchester and the adjoining towns. Two mails arrive daily, bringing the New York and Boston papers.
THE AIM OF THE PROPRIETOR is to provide a hotel with first-class service and accommodation at moderate prices.
Washington, New Hampshire
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