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.
Large 6.11-acre lot! This village home is situated on a a level lot with 512' of frontage on Main Street. The 6-room home has a large surrounding yard area, with tall Pine Trees in back. Beyond the tree line in back there are wetlands that extend to
Here is your opportunity! 0.33 acre lot on South Shore Road with views of Merrymeeting Lake. Come and bring your ideas to make this special lot your home. Located about 20 minutes to downtown Wolfeboro and Lake Winnipesaukee. Acres of hiking and snow
Wooded .36 acre lot only 1 mile (3-minute drive) to the Merrymeeting Town Beach and Boat Launch. Per a Soil & Wetland Scientist, the lot should fit a narrow 2-bedroom home or if you prefer a 'tiny house' and septic system toward the back of the lot
Great place for your vacation home or a short term rental! Wooded .24 acre lot only 1 mile (3-minute drive) to the Merrymeeting Town Beach and Boat Launch. A short stroll to a ROW over a path to swim or launch a kayak on Merrymeeting Lake. Can you i
Affordable, rennovated mobile home on .84 acres in the heart of New Durham. This home will surprise you. Cozy and comfortable, it has everything you need. Large kitchen and dining area. Laundry hook-up. Bedroom and bonus room. 1 car garage that can f
Nestled in a peaceful and private setting near the shores of Merrymeeting Lake, this spacious and cozy home is the perfect retreat for those seeking the best of both worlds. While it's not waterfront, it's only a short distance from the lake, giving
Raw land located in desirable Copple Crown Village. Seasonal views of mountain range and Lake Winnipesaukee. Build your dream home.
Come and see your new secluded waterfront retreat! Located in historic New Durham on Chalk Pond, this year-round home has a solid summer weekly rental history and is located only 20 minutes to Wolfeboro/Alton/Lake Winnipesaukee and 30 minutes to Guns
Vacant lot located in Copple Crown Village District. Lot is on an undeveloped (paper roadway) as seen on tax map. Private septic will be needed. No septic design completed. Buyers need to do their own due dilligence. The Copple Crown Village Distric
Truly a one-of-a-kind, stunning home with impressive interior, hand finished custom design. You will enter into an open concept dining / kitchen with updated appliances and granite island. The living room is only one step down from the kitchen. Als
Ranch style on 6 acres, this property has great southern exposure for the 3.2kW Solar PV Grid-Tie system. Completely remodeled over the last 10 years, it has been upgraded with: a new kitchen, new Anderson windows, new Hunter ceiling fans, new lamina
Come and enjoy the beauty of living on North Shore Rd., Merry Meeting Lake. Filtered water views of Pleasant cove. Two beautiful brooks one on each side of this lot. Sit, relax and listen to the loons. Close to walking trails, public beach, boat laun
Nicely wooded building lot in a peaceful, private area within a short distance to highly desired Merrymeeting Lake, public beach and boat launch. All the leg-work has been done; recent survey, approved 2500 gallon septic design, building permit and
Buildable land lot for sale in New Durham right on scenic Birch Hill Road. Zoned RAR. Conveniently located near plenty of local ponds, lakes, and trails. The lot is on a paved, town-maintained road with 200 feet of frontage and is not far from the Se
Vacant lot located in Copple Crown Village District. Lot is a steep hillside with no driveway cut in. Community water is at street. Private septic will be needed. No septic design completed. Buyers need to do their own due dilligence. The Copple
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.