About New Hampshire


New Hampshire

New Hampshire is in the New England region and borders Canada. The state was named after the southern English county of Hampshire. New Hampshire ranks 44th in land area, 46th in total area of the 50 states, and 42nd in population.

It became the first post-colonial sovereign nation in the Americas when it broke off from Great Britain in January 1776, and was one of the original thirteen states that founded the United States of America six months later. In June 1788, it became the ninth state to ratify the United States Constitution, bringing that document into effect. New Hampshire was the first U.S. state to have its own state constitution.
It is known internationally for the New Hampshire primary, the first primary in the U.S. presidential election cycle. It has no general sales tax, nor is personal income (other than interest and dividends) taxed at either the state or local level.
Its license plates carry the state motto: "Live Free or Die". The state's nickname, "The Granite State", refers to its geology and its tradition of self-sufficiency.
New Hampshire's major recreational attractions include skiing, snowmobiling and other winter sports, hiking and mountaineering, observing the fall foliage, summer cottages along many lakes and the seacoast. The White Mountain National Forest links the Vermont and Maine portions of the Appalachian Trail.

New Hampshire has approximately 24,000 horses.

  New Hampshire in Numbers:
img Horse Population : Approximately 24,000
img Total Economic Impact: $ -- billion
img Capital : Concord
img Population : 1,309,940
img Land area : 8,968 sq. miles
img Counties: 10
img Highest Point : Mt Washington:  6,288 feet
img Lowest Point : Atlantic Coast: sea level
img 10 largest Cities:
  • Manchester: 109,691
  • Nashua: 87,321
  • Concord: 42,336
  • Rochester: 30,004
  • Dover: 28,486
  • Keene: 22,778
  • Portsmouth: 20,674
  • Laconia: 17,060
  • Claremont: 13: 388
  • Lebanon: 12,606
115 Acres Parcel

Northwood, Rockingham County, New Hampshire

Wonderful 115 Acre Parcel with great potential for a Horse Farm. There are approximately 22 acres of fields and the balance is wooded. If it's privacy you're looking for, this is the place. Only 5 minutes to Route 4 for an easy commute to almost everywhere. Much sought after Coe-Brown School District.

Judi Anthony , Welcome Home Realty

115.00 ACRES
Turnkey Equestrian Facility and Historic Farm

Warner, Merrimack County, New Hampshire

Turnkey Equestrian Facility on 43 fabulous acres. An indoor arena w/20 stalls, feed and tack room - all under one roof! Acres of pasture with water and electricity, as well as a 20x60 meter outdoor arena. Spacious c.1800 family home with nearly 5000 s/f features a country kitchen, 4-5 bedrooms, views from every room and an attached 72x40 post and beam barn. Located in the lovely village of Warner NH, just minutes to I-89, shopping and eateries, and under ½ hr. to Concord.

Deborah Phillips , Farms and Barns RE LLC

43.00 ACRES
5000 SQ FT
Completely restored Antique home on 45 acres.

Hopkinton, Merrimack County, New Hampshire

The best of both worlds! Old world charm and craftsmanship combined with modern utility and convenience, Restored and expanded in 1993, The original "Poole Farm" is sited perfectly in one of Hopkinton's most prestigious locations. All of the features you would expect in a high end restoration including open concept family room with fireplace and gourmet kitchen with 6 burner gas range, double ovens, stainless appliances and huge center island. A private stairway leads to the spacious master suite with multiple closets.. The temperature controlled basement wine room is ready for your collection. The rooms are adorned with the original wide pine floors and all of the chimneys have working fireplaces. The separate guest house has also been updated with it's own bath, full basement, and garage. The circular driveway was completely redone in low maintenance and period aesthetic Macadam. The 700 square foot flagstone patio was added off the formal dining room complete with gas fire pit. The old cow barn still stands and welcomes the new owners with endless possibilities or simply a huge amount of storage. A horse lovers paradise on 45 acres with pasture and trail access. Sale subject to subdivision approval. Acreage is approximate. Taxes may change as a result of subdivision.

Richard Atherley , ReMax Upper Valley Partners

45.00 ACRES
4700 SQ FT
Turnkey Equestrian Facility

Fremont, Rockingham County, New Hampshire

Meticulously built and maintained turnkey equestrian facility and colonial home built on 19.55 acres between 2000-2001. A favorite stopover for the world famous Lipizzaner Stallions, the owners have thoughtfully considered and provided the amenities you’ll appreciate. Center Hill built the 100’x120’ barn featuring a 66’x120’ indoor arena with clay/sand footing, 14’ wide aisle, 10 stalls with walkout doors to individual paddocks, with rubber matting throughout. Add the five frost-free hydrants, a deep sink and wash stall, all with hot/cold water, and storage for 700 bales of hay, heated barn office with cathedral ceiling and ½ bath, and you will be ready to bring your horses home to this maintenance-free metal-roofed and sided facility. The three bedroom 2.5 bath home features an eat-in kitchen with stainless, granite, tile floors, a master suite with whirlpool soaking tub and separate shower, formal dining and living rooms, family room, library, deck, oversized 30’s30’ garage and lots more. All set on acres and acres of landscaped yard, sweeping fields, and woods leading to 1300 of frontage on the Exeter River. This is the perfect place for you and your horses to call home.

Lynne Merrill , The Merrill Bartlett Group

19.00 ACRES
2016 SQ FT
Special Writer's Home with Rustic Rider's Barn on 200Yr Old Dirt Road

Newton, Rockingham County, New Hampshire

Over the river and through the woods escape to a magical Adirondack style custom-designed country home & barn with a horse stall on 5+ wooded acres. If you're seeking a home that's truly special for your family, this is an extraordinary house on a scenic 200-yr old dirt road in southern NH opposite conservation land just a mile to the MA border and 45 to Boston. Its hand-crafted cathedral doors open to sunlight streaming through the pines. The newly updated eat-in country kitchen has beamed ceilings, vintage brick, butcher block counter tops & a large wood-burning fireplace. The cathedral-ceilinged dining and sunroom looks out to the 18X24-ft screened porch overlooking a field & surrounded by forest. Another fireplace in the living rm and built-in book shelves invite evenings reading by a fire or chatting with family or friends. The 1st floor study, with its separate entrance, bookshelves & wood stove offers a warm setting for a home office or family rm. The house invites cherishing the seasons, watching wildlife, snow shoeing, or X-country skiing, walking trails or horseback riding. The rustic barn has a horse stall that opens out to a fenceable field, and the Amish-built log cabin playhouse offers kids & grandkids places to make magical memories. Offering quiet and privacy, it’s only 5 min to Exeter Academy or 10 along the Merrimack to Newburyport, less to I-95 and 495 and 20 to Andover. This low-maintenance home is made for slowing down & relaxing in a life you love.

Lillian Montalto , Lillian Montalto Signature Properties

5.13 ACRES
3088 SQ FT
Beautiful Colonial Home on 6.6 Acres Zoned AR - 1 in Londonderry NH

Londonderry, Rockingham County, New Hampshire

Seller Motivated !!, Located on a quiet R-1 zoned 6.6 acre lot with an impressive frontage this beautiful custom built colonial is a gem. Close to Rte. 93, its location is perfect for commuters. Located in top 10 best school districts in NH. This home is well appointed with many quality amenities including but not limited to: A large custom kitchen with pecan cabinets, accent lighting, granite counters and a large island. Off the kitchen is a dining area complemented by a large bay window. The great room boasts four large Palladian windows, a cathedral ceiling and fireplace. French doors open to a formal dining room featuring wainscoting and crown moulding. A laundry room, half bath and a den or office complete the first floor. The master bedroom suite provides a peaceful oasis complete with a large Jacuzzi bathtub and separate shower. Two additional roomy bedrooms and a large bonus room complete the second floor. The exterior has a large farmer's porch complete with mahogany floor and ceiling with recessed lighting A large composite deck overlooking an above ground pool complements a nice sized flat yard. This property is zoned AR-1 which allows for equine as well as other uses. See the town of Londonderry website for additional information. Seller is awaiting your offer.

Don Bourque , BHHS Verani Realty

6.60 ACRES
2800 SQ FT
Turnkey Equestrian Facility with great trail access

Allenstown, Merrimack County, New Hampshire

Calling all Trail Riders!! This turnkey Equestrian facility is ready to go for any and all riding disciplines. For the trail rider- direct access to Bear Brook State Park -10,000+ acres and over 60 miles of trails just waiting to be explored. A 60x120 indoor arena and large outdoor arena for any riding endeavor in any weather. The equine facilities are efficiently designed with two barns, heated tack and feed rooms, and 22-12x12 matted stalls. The c. 1800, 3200 s/f home has all of the charm of yesteryear but with a more modern floor plan and the updates we require today. It’s all set on 17.5 acres with fenced paddocks and a pretty private pond. In a great location, centrally located to Concord or Manchester.

Deborah Phillips , Farms and Barns RE LLC

17.57 ACRES
3240 SQ FT
Beautiful working Horse Farm with cute Cape, indoor arena and 4 rental units.

Belmont, Belknap County, New Hampshire

Belmont - Situated on a quiet country road minutes from the highway, shopping and all amenities, this unique equestrian property has so much to offer. It has been set up to maximize the 7.3+/- sprawling acres on which it is situated. If you are a lover of horses then this property is a must see! A vintage 1772 Cape Cod home greets you at the front of the property surrounded by stone walls and plantings. The three bedroom home offers wonderful period features including beamed ceilings, wainscotting and wood flooring, along with comfortable updates. Situated back from the house sits the 8,300+ square foot income producing barn with 24 stalls which include grooming stalls, plus tack lockers for 17 horses. The barn also offers four residential rental units on the second floor. For the riding enthusiast there is a 6,240 square foot indoor riding arena. There are multiple paddocks and fenced-in areas on the property along with ample areas for parking. This property is well suited for people who love horses or someone looking for an investment property.

Reuben Bassett , RE/MAX Bayside

7.32 ACRES
1950 SQ FT
Antique Equestrian Farm for Sale. Farmhouse, Pastures, Barn, Horse Paddock,Arena

Hollis, Hillsborough County, New Hampshire

https://www.missyadams.com/home-for-sale-antique-farmhouse-123-worcester-rd-hollis-nh-03049/ Sophisticated Country Living at its Finest! This Lovely 1850 Historic Home & Barn in Hollis NH is situated on a 4.73 acre double lot, formed by combining two building lots. Beautifully sited on a corner lot with mature landscaping, lawns, pastures & shade trees, abundant flower & veggie gardens, this home retains all of its historic features including 2 Rumford & 2 Beehive fireplaces, an interior outhouse and 1 of 3 functional Windlass water wells remaining in NH, while offering all of the comforts of a newer built home; High Ceilings, Spacious Living Rooms & Bedrooms, Large Sun Filled Windows, 3 Bathrms, 3 Staircases, as well as a Private Apartment for Family & Guests! The views are expansive & spectacular from every window & door! The 2nd lot even includes a 20 mile view to Wachusett Mtn in winter! The 4 story Red Barn with white barn doors completes the charming rural setting & offers multiple stalls, full tack room along with paddocks, run-in & arena. PLEASE NOTE THIS LISTING INCLUDES the 2nd 2.44 Acre lot.

Missy Adams , Keller Williams Realty/Nashua, The Adams Home Team, KW Luxury Homes

4.73 ACRES
2804 SQ FT
164 Acres, Barn, Paddocks, with a Spacious 3 Bedroom Ranch Home in Loudon NH

Loudon, Merrimack County, New Hampshire

Looking for that place to call home on one floor! Want time to spend with your Horses with a barn, pasture & riding ring! Look no further. Your horses will enjoy a 10 acre turnout of pasture or the 14 acre pasture plus there is a 100 x 50 riding ring outdoors. WOW! Enjoy your 8 Horse stalls with 10 ft wide aisles, that are 10 x 10 in size. The barn is 100 x 66 with has electricity and currently being used for storage. Man made pond, two frost free hydrants. Timber value too! Great location on dead end road. Brand new furnace! Wildlife enjoyment all year round! Such a wonderful piece of property to enjoy.

Terry Riel , Century 21 Thompson

164.00 ACRES
2461 SQ FT

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