Portsmouth New Hampshire Homes For Sale

Portsmouth New Hampshire Homes For Sale

Portsmouth is a city located in the Southeastern corner of New Hampshire in the Seacoast region of the state. It is situated in the Eastern region of Rockingham County and encompasses a total area of 16.8 square miles, 1.2 of which is water. As of the 2010 United States Census, Portsmouth was home to 21,233 people.

Before it was settled by Europeans, the area where Portsmouth now lies was inhabited by Native Americans in the Abenaki and Algonquian tribes. In 1603, the area was first explored and, in 1630, settlers began to set up along the Piscataqua River, on Strawberry Bank. Portsmouth was incorporated as a town in 1653 and named so after the town's founder, John Mason, who was formerly a captain in in Portsmouth, England. For many decades, Portsmouth served as one of the busiest ports and shipbuilding communities in the nation. In 1849, it was officially incorporated as a city.

More than 7 percent of Portsmouth's total area is made up of water, and the town includes parts of Sagamore Creek and Piscataqua River. The highest point in Portsmouth lies at Pease International Airport, where elevation reaches 110 feet above sea level. The town is home to a number of notable sites, including: USS Albacore Museum & Park, located in a decommissioned Naval submarine; The Music Hall, an 1800s-era theater; Portsmouth Harbor Lighthouse, established in 1771; and Strawberry Banke Museum, a historic neighborhood featuring homes in various architectural styles. Hesser College, as well as branches of Franklin Pierce University and Southern New Hampshire University are all located in Portsmouth as well.

The town of Portsmouth is governed by an elected Board of Selectmen. It boasts a full-time police department, a municipal fire department and full- and part-time emergency medical services. Top employers in the area include HCA Portsmouth Regional Hospital, Liberty Mutual Insurance, City of Portsmouth, Portsmouth Consular Center and Bottomline Technologies. Children in the area attend schools in the City of Portsmouth School Department.

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64 Pleasant Point Drive

Portsmouth, NH | $5,250,000

Beds: 5 | Baths: 5

Sq.Ft: 5388 | MLS#: 4924851

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30 Walden Street

Portsmouth, NH | $3,250,000

Beds: 3 | Baths: 3

Sq.Ft: 2508 | MLS#: 4922328

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640 Middle Street

Portsmouth, NH | $2,800,000

Beds: 3 | Baths: 3

Sq.Ft: 3369 | MLS#: 4915575

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81 Lincoln Avenue

Portsmouth, NH | $1,900,000

Beds: 5 | Baths: 4

Sq.Ft: 2456 | MLS#: 4920001

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37 South School Street

Portsmouth, NH | $1,895,000

Beds: 3 | Baths: 3

Sq.Ft: 2026 | MLS#: 4928104

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846 Middle Street

Portsmouth, NH | $1,795,000

Beds: 3 | Baths: 4

Sq.Ft: 2966 | MLS#: 4918286

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137 Elwyn Avenue

Portsmouth, NH | $1,795,000

Beds: 3 | Baths: 4

Sq.Ft: 2454 | MLS#: 4925984

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135 Bow Street

Portsmouth, NH | $1,749,000

Beds: 3 | Baths: 3

Sq.Ft: 1892 | MLS#: 4919636

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125 Daniel Street

Portsmouth, NH | $1,699,000

Beds: 3 | Baths: 4

Sq.Ft: 2836 | MLS#: 4922509

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28 New Castle Avenue

Portsmouth, NH | $1,699,000

Beds: 4 | Baths: 2

Sq.Ft: 2320 | MLS#: 4929515

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49 Sudbury Street

Portsmouth, NH | $1,650,000

Beds: 3 | Baths: 4

Sq.Ft: 2831 | MLS#: 4928910

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260 Marcy Street

Portsmouth, NH | $1,650,000

Beds: 3 | Baths: 3

Sq.Ft: 2210 | MLS#: 4901665

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48 Manning Street

Portsmouth, NH | $1,550,000

Beds: 4 | Baths: 4

Sq.Ft: 3388 | MLS#: 4905460

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Lot 33-3 Watson's Landing

Portsmouth, NH | $1,490,000

Beds: 4 | Baths: 3

Sq.Ft: 3590 | MLS#: 4892798

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253 Odiorne Point Road

Portsmouth, NH | $1,460,000

Beds: 4 | Baths: 4

Sq.Ft: 4500 | MLS#: 4923876

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28 Rockingham Street

Portsmouth, NH | $1,450,000

Beds: 3 | Baths: 3

Sq.Ft: 2720 | MLS#: 4916862

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Lot 33-1 Watson's Landing

Portsmouth, NH | $1,415,000

Beds: 3 | Baths: 3

Sq.Ft: 3017 | MLS#: 4892791

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1B Jackson Hill Street

Portsmouth, NH | $1,399,000

Beds: 2 | Baths: 2

Sq.Ft: 1374 | MLS#: 4924378

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135 Bow Street

Portsmouth, NH | $1,395,000

Beds: 2 | Baths: 3

Sq.Ft: 1658 | MLS#: 4928944

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Lot 33-2 Watson's Landing

Portsmouth, NH | $1,380,000

Beds: 4 | Baths: 3

Sq.Ft: 2870 | MLS#: 4892795

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0 Islington Street

Portsmouth, NH | $1,370,000

Beds: 3 | Baths: 4

Sq.Ft: 2525 | MLS#: 4931563

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Lot 33-0 Watson's Landing

Portsmouth, NH | $1,350,000

Beds: 3 | Baths: 3

Sq.Ft: 2426 | MLS#: 4925143

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50 Maplewood Avenue

Portsmouth, NH | $1,330,000

Beds: 2 | Baths: 2

Sq.Ft: 1773 | MLS#: 4881877

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960 Sagamore Avenue

Portsmouth, NH | $1,329,000

Beds: 2 | Baths: 2

Sq.Ft: 1925 | MLS#: 4913323

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457 Broad Street

Portsmouth, NH | $1,300,000

Beds: 4 | Baths: 3

Sq.Ft: 3240 | MLS#: 4915859

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332 Hanover Street

Portsmouth, NH | $1,300,000

Beds: 4 | Baths: 2

Sq.Ft: 1660 | MLS#: 4914193

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960 Sagamore Avenue

Portsmouth, NH | $1,299,000

Beds: 2 | Baths: 2

Sq.Ft: 1925 | MLS#: 4913330

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960 Sagamore Avenue

Portsmouth, NH | $1,299,000

Beds: 2 | Baths: 3

Sq.Ft: 1940 | MLS#: 4912851

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121 Bow Street

Portsmouth, NH | $1,295,000

Beds: 2 | Baths: 3

Sq.Ft: 1254 | MLS#: 4925866

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960 Sagamore Avenue

Portsmouth, NH | $1,289,000

Beds: 2 | Baths: 2

Sq.Ft: 1925 | MLS#: 4913327

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960 Sagamore Avenue

Portsmouth, NH | $1,259,000

Beds: 2 | Baths: 2

Sq.Ft: 1925 | MLS#: 4913332

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55 Oakwood Drive

Portsmouth, NH | $1,250,000

Beds: 5 | Baths: 4

Sq.Ft: 4909 | MLS#: 4929756

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51 Islington Street

Portsmouth, NH | $1,249,000

Beds: 3 | Baths: 2

Sq.Ft: 2118 | MLS#: 4928308

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428 Islington Street

Portsmouth, NH | $1,200,000

Beds: 3 | Baths: 3

Sq.Ft: 1828 | MLS#: 4922195

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795 Middle Street

Portsmouth, NH | $1,195,000

Beds: 4 | Baths: 3

Sq.Ft: 2615 | MLS#: 4909886

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0 Banfield Road

Portsmouth, NH | $1,174,081

Beds: 3 | Baths: 4

Sq.Ft: 4130 | MLS#: 4881303

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41 Salem Street

Portsmouth, NH | $1,150,000

Beds: 3 | Baths: 4

Sq.Ft: 2318 | MLS#: 4922952

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37 Salem Street

Portsmouth, NH | $1,150,000

Beds: 3 | Baths: 4

Sq.Ft: 2318 | MLS#: 4920826

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96 Chestnut Street

Portsmouth, NH | $1,125,000

Beds: 3 | Baths: 2

Sq.Ft: 1972 | MLS#: 4927668

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10 Regina Road

Portsmouth, NH | $1,095,000

Beds: 4 | Baths: 4

Sq.Ft: 2688 | MLS#: 4927271

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46-64 Maplewood Avenue

Portsmouth, NH | $1,055,000

Beds: 2 | Baths: 2

Sq.Ft: 1406 | MLS#: 4881878

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46-64 Maplewood Avenue

Portsmouth, NH | $1,050,000

Beds: 2 | Baths: 2

Sq.Ft: 1417 | MLS#: 4881874

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478 Marcy Street

Portsmouth, NH | $1,024,000

Beds: 2 | Baths: 2

Sq.Ft: 1412 | MLS#: 4930064

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50 Cate Street

Portsmouth, NH | $1,019,000

Beds: 3 | Baths: 4

Sq.Ft: 2185 | MLS#: 4928865

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39 Dearborn Street

Portsmouth, NH | $997,500

Beds: 3 | Baths: 1

Sq.Ft: 1500 | MLS#: 4930004

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135 Market Street

Portsmouth, NH | $995,000

Beds: 1 | Baths: 2

Sq.Ft: 750 | MLS#: 4925996

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50 Cate Street

Portsmouth, NH | $989,900

Beds: 3 | Baths: 4

Sq.Ft: 2275 | MLS#: 4928408

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50 Cate Street

Portsmouth, NH | $989,900

Beds: 3 | Baths: 4

Sq.Ft: 2275 | MLS#: 4931001

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50 Cate Street

Portsmouth, NH | $979,900

Beds: 3 | Baths: 4

Sq.Ft: 2275 | MLS#: 4929459

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55 Market Street

Portsmouth, NH | $975,000

Beds: 2 | Baths: 2

Sq.Ft: 1545 | MLS#: 4919264

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