Effingham is a town located in Eastern New Hampshire in the Lakes region of the state. It is situated in Eastern Carroll County and encompasses a total of 39.6 square miles, only 1.2 of which is land As of the 2010 United States Census, Effingham was home to 1,465 people.
Effingham was first settled by the Leavitt family, who hailed from nearby Hampton. Because of this, the early settlement was referred to as “Leavitt’s Town.” Governor Benning Wentforth officially granted the town in 1749, at which point it was renamed Effingham, after the Earls of Effingham whom Wentworth was related to. Effingham was incorporated as a town in 1778 and, for many years, was mostly a mill town, boasting multiple saw mills, grist mills and factories.
Brand new manufactured ranch home located on over two acres. Nice neighborhood with close proximity to Route 16 and all amenities. This spacious home is open concept with three bedrooms and two full baths. Family room includes built in entertainme
You will not want to miss this stunning Ranch on nearly 2 and a half acres with deeded access to Province Lake! This 3 Bedroom, 2 bathroom home is complete with a large 2 car garage under the home, perfect for all you storage needs from cars to boat
You'll love this quaint custom built country home with gorgeous views from the four season porch. First time on the market and built by the seller. Four of the sixty-four acres have been cleared. 58 are in current use, there are trilas to walk ride o
This lovely cape sits on 27+ acres of land and is super secluded and private. Drive up and sit on the farmers porch and just watch the wildlife and listen to the peace an quiet. The main floor is finished and move in ready. The upstairs is roughed
Just minute from Rt 16, Rt 28 and a bit further Rt 25 East, a perfect location for a vacation, seasonal or year round home, this lot is sure to please. Nicely wooded, on a paved town road it's great place to build your dream home. You'll have groce
Two family home on 5.1 acres with a shed and a barn. Inside needs some paint and small repairs, but great income opportunity or in-law setup. Each unit is fully applianced. First floor has a large living/ Dining area with a wood stove. There is a
Looking for a tiny home, here it is! 1452 Province Lake Road offers 828 square feet of living area on one level. Completed with a kitchen, dining area, good sized living room, two bedrooms and a full bath. Placed on a full unfinished concrete bloc
Located only minutes from Province Lake and Golf Course, this wooded lot is a short stroll away from the South River. North Conway is roughly 35 minutes north. This area of NH has so much to offer! Come see this historic part of Carroll county and bu
Private lot on 5.09 acres! Super 24 x 24 2 car garage with storage above, along with electricity available, paved driveway with multiple parking areas. Drilled well & septic and existing 24 x 26 slab. Perfect opportunity to buy this tree lined parc
62 Drake Road in the quaint town of Effingham NH offers this cozy gambrel cabin on 10 plus acres. Open concept living and kitchen area. Large bunk room on the second floor. New windows, plumbing and the 3/4 bath has been remodeled. Screen house l
This cozy cape, built in 1950 is tucked on 7.7 acres, just over the river (over the bridge) and through the woods! This 4 bedroom, 2 bath cape offers wood flooring throughout. Use the large bonus room for a den, a study, a library, whatever you would
This could be your weekend retreat, cozy year-round home or a great investment for all of you lakes and mountains fans. This must-see property is a 1 story home with detached garage. The home comes along with a deck, lovely porch. Canoe, kayak, wate
Enjoy your peaceful property in this multi-home parcel. 2 houses Features: Cape with 2 bed, 1 bath, Dining area, Living room, detached 1 car garage. Private driveway and back yard for the kids. Additional Ranch home with 2 bed, 1 bath, detached 1
Just off the main road, this cozy home is waiting for you. It could be your year round home or your vacation spot. Whichever season it is, this is the place to be. Summer, enjoy the deck, grill your dinner outside and enjoy the evening. If it is
Private, secluded 30+ acre wooded lot located near the Green Mountain State Forest. Many great hiking trails throughout the area. Just 15 minutes to Province Lake, 2 hours to Boston and just over 1 hour to Portland, ME. Located on a class 6 road.
A rare find on a quiet road close to Province Lake and golf course. This property offers deeded private lake front on province lake, and sits back from the road with a lovely lawn and trees. This land, just over 2 acres, is a buildable lot of gorgeou
Come view this rare find on a quiet road close to Province Lake and the golf course! This property offers deeded private lake front on province lake, and sits back from the road with a lovely lawn and trees. Come watch the deer frolic through and l
Forty-two (42) acres of land along the South River in Effingham NH. This remote site is in a Forestry and Wildlife Management area that allows one single family home.
Flat corner lot , open field area, with an 1800's 40' x 45' post and beam two story barn. There is an old foundation and dug well on the property, plenty of room to build. Some fruit trees and blueberry bushes add to the charm of the lot. Seller has
The town of Effingham boasts 1.2 square miles of water, which amounts to nearly 3 percent of its total area. Bodies of water in the area include Ossipee River, Ossipee Lake, Broad Bay, Berry Bay, Province Lake, Pine River, South River and Saco River. Effingham is also home to the first normal school (teacher’s college) in the state of New Hampshire.
Effingham is governed by an elected Board of Selectmen. The town boasts a full-time police department, a volunteer fire department and volunteer medical services. The top employers in the area include Lakeview Neurorehab, Thermalarm Products Inc. and Boyles Family Market. Children in Effingham attend school in the Governor Wentworth Regional School District, which also serves the nearby towns of Brookfield, New Durham, Ossipee, Tuftonboro and Wolfeboro.
For recreational activities and entertainment, Effingham residents can enjoy the town’s various golf courses, youth organizations and sports leagues, campgrounds, fishing and hunting areas, boating marinas, bicycle and snowmobile trails and cross country skiing. The town also has its own public library, which is open Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Fridays and Saturdays.