New Durham is a town located in Southeastern New Hampshire in the Lakes region of the state. It is situated in the Northern part of Strafford County and encompasses a total area of 44.1 square miles, 2.6 of which is water. As of the 2010 United States Census, New Durham was home to 2,638 people.
New Durham was originally called Cochecho Township, and was granted by the Masonian Proprietors in 1740. Settlement of the area began in 1750, with most new residents hailing from the nearby town of Durham. In 1762, when it was officially incorporated as a town, it took on the name “New Durham.” In its early years, New Durham saw a successful lumber industry and was also home to five sawmills, four shingle mills, two gristmills and a gunpowder factory.
Ideal summer location. 100 feet of water frontage on 98 Acre Shaw's Pond in New Durham, NH. Great swimming, boating, fishing, snowmobiling and ice fishing. This 2 Bedroom home features a fireplace in the primary bedroom, woodstove in the family roo
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This is an 11.2 Acre building lot with over 780 feet of frontage on Valley Road. The site has different elevations that give several possible building or camp locations. The property was surveyed in 2011 and includes test pit data. This lot can be
Come take a look at this great 12 Acre building lot with over 560 feet of frontage on Valley Road. This is one of 3 connected lots that could be sold separately or together. The location is right off of Route 11, very close to snowmobile trails, Lake
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This is the one! This home features amazing views and amenities in beautiful New Durham. This home is set on a beautiful 3+ acre lot and only 15 minutes from downtown Wolfeboro for dining, shopping, and launching your boat on Lake Winnipesaukee.
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Nearly 6 percent of New Durham’s total area is made up of water. The town includes Merrymeeting Lake and parts of Ela River, Merrymeeting River and Cochecho River. Its highest point is located at Copple Crown Mountain, where elevation reaches 1,700 feet above sea level. The area’s main thoroughfare is New Hampshire Route 11.
The town of New Durham is governed by an elected Board of Selectmen. It boasts a full-time police department, a volunteer and on-call fire department and volunteer and on-call emergency medical services. Top employers include the Town of New Durham, New Durham School, State of New Hampshire fish hatchery and Johnson’s Dairy Bar. Children in the area attend schools in the Governor Wentworth Regional School District, which also serves the nearby towns of Brookfield, Effingham, Ossipee, Tuftonboro and Wolfeboro.
For entertainment and recreation, residents of New Durham can take advantage of the town’s municipal parks, golf courses, youth organizations and sports leagues, fishing and hunting areas, boating marinas, bicycle and snowmobile trails and local beach areas. The town also boasts its own recreation department.