A rare find in the seaside town of Rye, NH, an elegant private gated French Country Estate on 6.96 acres with beaches less than a five minute drive. Wonderfully landscaped with multiple outdoor features including an inground pool, fire pit, demi basketball court, hot tub and deck. Drive through the gates and up circular drive and enter the grand entrance. The home exudes quality and craftsmanship with its beautiful wood work, marble, epicurean kitchen, clerestory windows, high ceilings, French doors and beautiful flooring. The amazing kitchen has multiple work stations, a butcher block island, Viking appliances, wine and beverage coolers. An ideal flow lets you live very comfortably on the first floor along with the spectacular master suite with a spa bath, Carrera marble, steam shower, dressing room and walk in closet. On the second floor you will find three additional bedrooms each with its own bath, and a complete in law/au pair suite. The lower level is a sight to behold with guest quarters, kitchen, bath, multiple game areas, and media room. The mechanics are all state of the art, Geo-Thermal heating, central air and security systems. This home is for the astute and selective buyer who appreciates privacy, quality, and a luxurious lifestyle.