Dover is a city located in the Southeastern corner of New Hampshire, in the Seacoast region of the state. The city is situated in Southeast Strafford County and encompasses a total area of 29 square miles, of which 26.7 miles is land. The remaining 2.3 square miles is made of inland water area, accounting for nearly 8 percent of the city. As of the 2010 U.S. Census, the local population for the area was 29,987.
Dover was first incorporated as town in 1623 under the name Hilton?s Point, a tribute to the brothers William and Edward Hilton. It was also known to be referred to as Newichwannock, Cocheco, Bristol and Norham over time. In 1641, the name Dover was finally assigned to the city. Dover?s placement on the Piscataqua and Cocheco Rivers made it a prominent center for trading and manufacturing. In 1855, the town was officially incorporated as a city.
Welcome home! 45 Spruce Lane is an idyllic ranch sitting in a beautiful south Dover neighborhood, just across the street from a small park. This home features warm interior accents including exposed brick in the kitchen and dining space, a wood burni
Spacious luxury condo in sought after Village at Pointe Place, a 55+ community within walking distance to restaurants, salons and shopping. Fabulous floor plan offering first floor living with bonus second floor family room and en suite! This is th
Spacious luxury condo in sought after Village at Pointe Place, a 55+ community within walking distance to restaurants, salons and shopping. Fabulous floor plan offering first floor living with bonus second floor family room and en suite! This is the
Welcome home to this bright and timeless Cape style home. Located in a quiet, quaint and sidewalk lined neighborhood just a couple miles from historical downtown Dover and all major commuter routes. Features include 3 bedrooms, one of which is a firs
Ideal South Dover 5 bedroom colonial at the end of a Cul-de-Sac in a great neighborhood. This large home offers plenty of space to spread out, in a convenient location in Seacoast NH. You can watch the kids while rocking on the wide front porch, or
Privacy and wildlife in South Dover! Large lot with mature trees tucked off of one of Dover’s most coveted neighborhoods. Artform’s “Hennessy Premier” floor plan provides large open living, highlighted by hardwood flooring, gas fireplace, open dining
Located by the Piscataqua River/Pomeroy Cove, this Charming Cape has been tastefully updated and is ready for its new owners! Bright and generous rooms, this open concept home has a lot to offer. First floor master suite and two generous bedrooms wit
What a great opportunity to own a multi-family home in Dover. This well-maintained property is situated on a quiet street and within walking distance to downtown. Each unit features a kitchen with pantry, three bedrooms, one bathroom, access to bas
Adorable 3 bedroom Ranch! New siding, new furnace, new windows, newly renovated bathroom...not much needs to be done but move in. Open concept living/dining room perfect for entertaining. The double sliding doors to your private 2 tiered deck allow f
Welcome home to this beautifully maintained 4 bedroom, 2.5 bath Colonial situated on .80 acres in Emerald Woods. As you enter the two-story foyer you are presented with a formal living room on the left and dining room with wainscotting on the right.
Raised ranch with over 1900 square feet in desirable neighborhood in Dover. First floor offers 3 good size bedrooms, updated kitchen, updated bath, hardwood floors, 15 x 12 living room, 25 x 20 three season porch. Lower level is an apartment which i
Situated on 8.92 acres, Bellamy River Village is located < than 10 mins to downtown Portsmouth and < than an 1 hr. to Boston. This luxury 2,400+ SF, 3-story condo features 1st floor open concept kitchen, LR/DR area with sliders that overlook a privat
Nestled at the cul de sac, this 2012 Cape is not your cookie-cutter floor plan, it has lots of character and offers all the comforts of home! Step inside from the covered front porch and fall in love with the open living area; there's a separate fr
Between downtown Dover and exit 8 of the Spaulding Turnpike sits a 3 bed, 2 bath 1932 Colonial home with an attached and private 1 bed 1 bath income generating apartment on a corner lot with mature landscaping. Period woodwork, charm and style accent
Is Dover Point ready for your personal touch? This four bedroom, two bath, split level raised ranch with attached two car garage certainly is. Sitting on almost a half acre corner lot on dead end streets, mature trees and landscaping line the abuttin
Fantastic opportunity in a nice location. This spacious Duplex is located steps away from downtown Dover, shopping, restaurants and major routes. The first floor has 3 bedrooms and the second floor has 2 bedrooms. Separate utilities and laundry for e
Ready for you to move into this three-story townhome that features a large kitchen with stainless steel appliances, large open concept dining & living room that gives the space you want for entertaining. First floor offers a large pantry/coat closet
Beautifully maintained open concept ranch tucked away off Dover Point Road. This home is in walking distance to distance to the Piscataqua River. The location makes for easy commuting being a ½ mile from Route 4. All the amenities of downtown Dover a
Affordable living in this first floor,garden style condo with one bedroom,full bath,galley style kitchen and living/dining room within walking distance of downtown and scenic Henry Law Park. Monthly fee of $280 includes water/sewer,heat,hot water,lan
Dover is a comprised of about 92 percent land, is drained by the Cochecho and Bellamy rivers and fully rests within the Piscataqua River watershed. The town?s highest point is located at Long Hill, where the elevation reaches over 300 feet. Another prominent hill that reaches about a 290-foot elevation is Garrison Hill, which has a park and lookout tower located on top.
The city is governed by a mayor, city manager and a city council. Children attend schools in the Dover School District, which includes three elementary schools, one middle school, two high schools and five private/parochial schools. Dover has a full-time police department, a full-time fire department and municipal emergency medical services. The biggest employers in the area include Liberty Mutual, the City of Dover, Wentworth-Douglass Hospital, Cambridge Tool North and EAD Motors.
Dover boasts a number of recreational attractions and events such as an outdoor tennis court, indoor and outdoor swimming pools, youth organizations, a plethora of youth sports opportunities, an indoor ice skating rink, museums and bowling facilities. The city is noted to be the hometown of Kenneth Appel, the mathematician who solved the four-color theorem.