Atkinson is a town located in the Southeastern corner of New Hampshire, in the Seacoast region of the state. The town is situated in the Southern part of Rockingham County and encompasses a total area of 11.3 square miles, all but .2 of which is land. As of the 2010 U.S. Census, Atkinson is home to 6,751 people.
The town of Atkinson was first incorporated in 1767, during the American Revolution. The town’s namesake is Colonel Theodore Atkinson, who was a local landowner at the time of incorporation. Over the years, Atkinson has been home to several notable people, including relatives of President John Quincy Adams, U.S. Representatives John Noyes, and Brad Delp, lead singer of the band Boston. Atkinson is also home to the second oldest co-ed school in the United States: Atkinson Academy. The school has been in excistence since 1787, making it almost as old as the town itself.
Welcome to 16 Amberwood Drive located in sought after Atkinson! Nothing to do but move in to this BEAUTIFULLY maintained approx. 1600 sq ft split on 1.3 acres. Spacious 3 bedroom 2 bath conveniently located near routes 111 and 121. As soon as you wal
Welcome to the beautiful Atkinson Heights 55+ community! Phase 3 is now being sold! The Gloucester floor plan faces the front of the building and the ‘coming soon’ community center. This floor plan is one of our most spacious with 1708 sq. feet. The
Welcome to Atkinson Heights Luxury 55+ community. Our 3rd building is now being offered. The 'Exeter' has 1395 sq. feet and features 2 BR, 2 BA, and an open concept kitchen, living and dining area. This modern cabinet packed kitchen has an 8 ft. isla
Beautiful Cape, located in an established double cul-de-sac neighborhood, 3 bedrooms, 2 full and 2 1/2 bath, Hardwood and tile flooring, living room has 65" plasma TV, see through fireplace into the sunroom, slider with granite steps leading to patio
Nestled in the heart of sought-after Atkinson & situated at the end of a cul-de-sac, this move-in condition 4 bed, 2.5 bath Colonial home features curb appeal, privacy & quality. Enjoy the sounds & beauty of nature in the fabulous screened-in porch o
Welcome to this charming 3-bedroom ranch that offers endless potential! Located in a desirable neighborhood, this property boasts a spacious open floor plan that is perfect for entertaining. The home features a large living room with a cozy fireplace
Serene privacy greets you here in Atkinson. This expansive Gambrel/Dutch Colonial is set on a private cul-de-sac lot on nearly 3 acres. The updated custom kitchen with granite countertops with a stone hearth eating area is warm and welcoming. The ch
Big Island Pond waterfront new construction! First floor offering an open concept living area with dining room - great working kitchen and powder room. Upstairs features the primary suite with private bath plus 3 bedrooms and bath. Walk out LL. New s
Gorgeous updated cape in highly sought after Windmill Lane location. Perfectly situated on almost 2 level wooded acres of professionally landscaped grounds. Inviting entryway with sundrenched 2 story foyer. Custom white shaker cabinets with crown mol
Welcome HOME to this spacious property in the highly desirable town of Atkinson, NH! Set on a level lot with attractive natural stone walls and decorative fencing. This property offers a versatile floor plan, plenty of living space, an in-ground po
Situated on a 3+ acre lot in a desirable residential neighborhood set back 152' behind decorative fieldstone walls, this 5,000+/- sf custom-built Colonial offers a high quality & caliber of finishes & architectural details. The Owner's Favs: Taking
Newly renovated condo in highly sought after Cogswell Farm Atkinson! Beautiful 2 bed colonial style with first and second floor custom en suites that can't be beat! Gleaming hardwood floors throughout the first floor living space, granite countertops
Welcome to the very desirable Bryant Woods! This bright one bedroom 2 bathroom condo features dramatic vaulted ceiling & Sky light with an open concept kitchen, dining room & living room and slider leading to a private deck. The kitchen offers newer
No age restriction! Beautiful split-entry style condo at the sought-after Sawmill Ridge community. Located on a private cul-de-sac road. You can enjoy the ease of condo living in the desirable town of Atkinson. As you enter, you will be greeted by a
You deserve the carefree lifestyle of Atkinson Heights 55+ community built by Lewis Builders of Atkinson, NH, known for building quality homes since 1958. The 'Cardigan' has 1590 sq. feet and features 2 BR, 2 BA and an open concept kitchen, living an
You deserve the carefree lifestyle of Atkinson Heights 55+ community built by Lewis Builders of Atkinson, NH, known for building quality homes since 1958.The 'Berkshire' is a bright end unit with 1578 sq. feet and features 2 BR, 2 BA, and an open con
You deserve the carefree lifestyle of Atkinson Heights 55+ community built by Lewis Builders of Atkinson, NH, since 1958.There is one 'Lincoln' per building and it boasts 2800 sq. ft. of luxurious living. A beautiful kitchen with full pantry closet,
You deserve the carefree lifestyle of Atkinson Heights 55+ community built by Lewis Builders of Atkinson, NH, known for building quality homes since 1958. The Hampton is an end unit that is sure to impress! Enjoy breathtaking sunrises and sunsets wit
You deserve the carefree lifestyle of Atkinson Heights 55+ community built by Lewis Builders of Atkinson, NH, known for building quality homes since 1958. The 'Berkshire' has 1578 sq. feet and features 2 BR, 2 BA, and an open concept kitchen, living
Atkinson is a comprised of mostly land, though it does lie within the Merrimack River watershed. The town?s highest point is located at Hog Hill, where elevation reaches 430 feet, and its Main Street thoroughfare was recently named ?Stage Coach Byway? by the New Hampshire Scenic and Cultural Byways program. The town is home to one museum: the Kimball House Museum. The building was built in 1772 and formerly served as a medical office and town library before being converted.
The town of Atkinson is governed by an elected Board of Selectmen. Children in the area attend schools in the Timberlane Regional School District, which includes five elementary schools, one middle school and one high school. The district also serves the nearby towns of Sandown, Plaistow and Danville. Atkinson has a full-time police department, a municipal and volunteer fire department and municipal emergency medical services. The biggest employers in the area include Lewis Builders, Busby Construction, GEX, Palmer Gas Company and Atkinson Concessions.