Durham is a town that is located in the Southeastern corner of New Hampshire, within the Seacoast region of the state. The town is situated in Southern Strafford County and encompasses a total area of 24.8 square miles, of which 22.4 square miles is land. The remaining 2.4 square miles is made up of water, accounting for nearly 10 percent of the city?s area. As of the 2010 U.S. Census, Durham was home to 14,638 people.
The town was first incorporated in the year 1732 and named Durham in honor of the first Puritan bishop, Richard Barnes, who also served as Bishop of Durham, England. Until 1766, Durham included the area that is now the nearby town of Lee. Originally created in Hanover in 1866, the state agricultural school moved to Durham in 1890. In 1923, the school officially changed its name to the University of New Hampshire.
Comfortable 4 Bedroom Colonial in the Faculty Development With 2 car attached garage and lovely screened porch to enjoy a summer meal, morning coffee or glass of wine. Efficient Kitchen with built in pantry, gas stove. The family room has a gas firep
Great opportunity to own an affordable 4 bedroom home in a fantastic Durham location, just minutes to the University & Downtown. This 4 bedroom home offers plenty of space including 2.5 bathrooms and a 2 car garage. The first floor has been beautifu
WOW, Don't Let this Gem get away! Just listed and ready for Immediate Showings! 4BR / 2 Full Bath Cape with Attached Garage. So many great features like Brand New Kitchen, Hardwood Floors, 2 Bedrooms on first floor with Full Bath, Updated Bathroom
Frank Malone, a locally renowned one-by-one builder carried out the design of this home's artistic owner with its surprisingly open and airy interior. The unassuming exterior respects its natural setting, providing a great sense of privacy. This emba
This light-drenched, well-maintained 3 bed/2bath cape on a cul-de-sac is ready for new owners. Set in an established neighborhood in the Oyster River School District, this home shares a deeded common waterfront property with a boat dock. Swim, boat,
Pretty and private 5.19 acre Waterfront lot on the scenic Lamprey River. In a small subdivision known as Lamprey Fields. Rolling topography. A shared driveway is in place with maintenance agreement. There is 121' of frontage on Route 108. Older soil
This charming contemporary ranch with exposed beams, vaulted ceilings and skylights is in the highly desirable Oyster River School district. It has a beautiful light filled eat in kitchen that opens up to the generous sized living room with a wood
Built in 1998, this 4-bedroom, 2.5 bath home, is nestled on a 3-acre wooded lot in a neighborhood built on a 1.4-mile loop. Other than the occasional delivery vehicle, traffic is primarily neighbors. The lots are large offering plenty of privacy. Enj
Here's your chance at the trifecta in real estate... large level, south-facing lot (over 1 acre w/ good existing lot coverage!)... 250 ft of calm water frontage with panoramic views... and a private dock with a deep water mooring giving you direct oc
Immaculate and filled with high-end upgrades this Contemporary Ranch is a sun drenched open concept. This original "Tech" home has been taken down to the studs-renovated and expanded creating a living space you won't want to leave. The remarkable ove
This charming sunny filled home has a spacious open concept one level living area. Cathedral ceilings in conjunction with a sliding glass door to the attached covered porch makes a way of life and entertaining a delight. Access from the spacious auto
Rare opportunity to own in a desirable 55+ community tucked away in an in-town Durham neighborhood. Open concept design with kitchen, dining, and living all open for a great place to entertain. Kitchen features a breakfast bar with cooktop stove, w
HUGE PRICE REDUCTION on this 5 bedroom 2.5 bath home located in close proximity to UNH and situated in one of Durham's most desirable neighborhoods. This home boasts a beautifully updated kitchen, spacious living area with brick hearth and wood burni
Buyers financing fell through. Home is now Pre-Inspected! Don't miss your chance to buy this 3 bedroom 1 bathroom ranch with a legal apartment offering and additional 1 bedroom and 1 bathroom! This home and apartment have generated great rental incom
As you drive up to the charming 3 bedroom, 2.5 bath custom built Cape you will notice the attention to details from the beautifully landscaped grounds to the thoughtfully designed floor plan. Step up to the front porch where you can sit and relax wi
Great Opportunity to own two cash flowing rental properties in Durham! 50 and 52 Dover Road are each separate buildings on their own lots. Great long term rental history. Each are located with convenient access to UNH Downtown Durham, and major highw
New listing in one of Durham’s most desirable neighborhoods. Granite lamp posts light the way to this stunning, privately set, Chinburg built colonial. This home has a flat, front lawn that leads to a covered porch perfect for sitting out & enjoying
Welcome Home! - Move-in condition home ideally set on a beautiful .61 acre lot, featuring a large/private rear yard in a fantastic neighborhood. Convenient to downtown, schools, UNH, the library, restaurants and shops. This ranch style home is light
A rare opportunity for old house lovers. Welcome to the historic 1796 Emerson House, overlooking the Oyster River, and surrounded by conservation land. This 18th-century, center chimney home has been lovingly maintained and restored, boasting wide he
This lovely home is situated on over an acre of private land in the quaint and highly desirable seacoast Town of Durham, NH. Reach Historic downtown Portsmouth, beaches and the Maine coast within 25min, and Boston's Logan Airport in just over an hour
Durham is a comprised of about 90 percent land, is drained by the Oyster River and fully rests within the Piscataqua River watershed. The town?s highest point is located at Beech Hill, where the elevation reaches 291 feet. Beech Hill can be found at Durham’s northern border.
The town is governed by an elected town council. Children in the area attend schools in the Oyster River Cooperative School District, which includes two elementary schools, one middle school and one high school. Dover has a full-time police department, a municipal fire department and municipal emergency medical services. The biggest employers in the area include the University of New Hampshire, Goss International and the Town of Durham. Durham boasts a number of recreational attractions and events such as municipal parks, golf courses, outdoor swimming pools, an indoor ice skating rink, youth organizations, a plethora of youth sports opportunities and bicycle trails. The city is noted to be the hometown of Revolutionary War general John Sullivan, professional baseball player Sam Fuld, Olympic gold medalist Manuela Lutze and the inventor of the Stillson pipe wrench, Daniel C. Stillson.