Lempster is a town located in Western New Hampshire in the Dartmouth/Sunapee region of the state. It is situated in Southern Sullivan County and encompasses a total area of 32.8 square miles, .4 of which is water. As of the 2010 United States Census, Lempster was home to 1,154 people.
The land that comprises Lempster was first granted in 1735 by Governor Jonathan Belcher. At the time, the area was simply known as “Number 9,” as it was ninth in a line of forts designed to guard settlers from Native American raids. In 1753, the land was regranted by Governor Benning Wentworth, taking on the name “Dupplin.” It was regranted for a third time in 1767 and named Lempster. It was officially incorporated as a town in 1772.
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Three bedroom & 2.5 bath cape on over 9 acres. Many renovations by the current owners. Media room in basement. There is a small barn for a workshop, storage or animals and open fields behind the house where they raised sheep. Fiber optic internet
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Large 2 family home with beautiful views of the Lempster Wind Farm! The first floor unit has been partially updated in the kitchen, a laundry room and laundry room closet has been added. First floor has 3 bedrooms and one bath. The second floor unit
Peaceful, tranquil and private with the convenience of being 15 Min to Mount Sunapee, and center of Newport for shopping, medical, and dining. 55 Min To DHMC, 30 Min To Keene. Lempster Long pond just up the street, offers great fishing and swimming.
MULTI GENERATIONAL HOME- Beautiful country setting on a quiet, dirt road surrounded by fields, forest and a pond. Enjoy your morning coffee on the long farmers porch overlooking a lush pasture, garden area and brick court yard or have lunch on the la
Opportunity abounds with this 1784 Historical Inn with76 acres. This would be an ideal horse property with flat open field right out the back door. This is also great land for farming, with established apple, peach and blueberry bushes. Potential ex
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Enjoy the peace and tranquility of this 5.1 acre lot located in Lempster, NH. The lot is mostly level with 208' of road frontage and has a combination of soft and hard woods.
Looking for acreage in a small NH town to develop your farm or a family compound? This parcel is located along a country highway for easy access to the city of Keene and charming town of Newport, a gateway to the Sunapee Region for local shopping.
Less than 2 percent of Lempster’s total area is made up of water. The town lies in both the Connecticut River and the Ashuelot River watersheds, and its highest point lies at Bean Mountain, where elevation reached 2,326 feet above sea level. The town is served by New Hampshire Route 10 and Interstate 91. Neighboring towns include Goshen, Newport, Marlow, Gilsum and Keene.
Lempster is governed by an elected Board of Selectmen. It utilizes the Sullivan County Sheriff’s department, as well as volunteer fire fighters and emergency medical services. Top employers in the area include the Jolly Roger Moto-Sports Park, Lempster Wind LLC, Sturgeon’s General Store and Ashuelot Valley Outdoor. Children in the area attend schools in the Goshen-Lempster Cooperative School District for grades kindergarten through eighth. For ninth through 12th grades, they attend SAU 71, which also serves the nearby towns of Newport, Sunapee, Kearsarge, Keene, Fall Mountain and Claremont.
For entertainment, Lempster residents can take advantage of the town’s youth organizations, sports leagues, campgrounds, fishing and hunting areas, snowmobile trails and boating marinas. The town is also in close proximity to the Mount Sunapee ski area.