Wentworth New Hampshire Homes For Sale

Wentworth New Hampshire Homes For Sale

Wentworth is a town located in Western New Hampshire in the Dartouth/Sunapee region of the state. It is situated in the central part of Grafton County and encompasses a total area of 42 square miles, .5 of which is water. As of the 2010 United States Census, Wentworth was home to 911 people.

The land that comprises Wentworth was first granted in 1766 by Governor Benning Wentworth. The town as named for Wentworth himself, and settlement of the area began shortly thereafter. In its early years, Wentworth was primarily a farming town. In the 1800s, the Baker River provides water power to a number of sawmills, lumber mills and other industrial factories.

Less than 2 percent of Wentworth's total area is made up of water. The town is home to Baker River, Upper Baker Pond, Lower Baker Pond, Pond Brook and South Branch Baker River. Its highest point lies at Carr Mountain, where elevation reaches 3,453 feet above sea level. The town is served by New Hampshire Routes 25, 25A and 118, as well as Interstate 93.

Wentworth is governed by an elected Board of Selectmen. The town boasts a part-time police department, a volunteer fire department and volunteer emergency medical services. Top employers in the area include King Forest Lumber Co., Precision Lumber, Shawnee's and Burning Bush. Children in the town attend Wentworth Elementary School for grades kindergarten through eighth. For grades nine through 12, they attend Pemi-Baker Cooperative School District, which also serves the nearby towns of Ashland, Campton, Holderness, Plymouth, Rumney and Thornton.

For recreation and entertainment, Wentworth residents can enjoy the town's municipal parks, tennis courts, youth sports leagues, campgrounds, fishing and hunting areas, snowmobile trails and local waterfront areas. The town also boasts a free library, a historical society and a variety of public events, activities and classes.

Properties Found
38 Total Photos

58 NH Route 25A

Wentworth, NH | $750,000

Beds: 4 | Baths: 3

Sq.Ft: 3066 | MLS#: 4938151

38 Total Photos

58 NH Route 25A

Wentworth, NH | $675,000

Beds: 4 | Baths: 3

Sq.Ft: 3066 | MLS#: 4938152

28 Total Photos

37 Frescoln Road

Wentworth, NH | $259,000

Beds: 4 | Baths: 2

Sq.Ft: 2389 | MLS#: 4921513

31 Total Photos

308 East Side Road

Wentworth, NH | $214,900

Beds: 4 | Baths: 1

Sq.Ft: 1890 | MLS#: 4890543

40 Total Photos

109 Turner Road

Wentworth, NH | $182,500

Beds: 3 | Baths: 2

Sq.Ft: 0 | MLS#: 4935783


Wentworth, NH | $170,800

Beds: 4 | Baths: 2

Sq.Ft: 2194 | MLS#: 4923011


Copyright ©2022 New England Real Estate Network, Inc. All rights reserved. This information is deemed reliable, but not guaranteed. The data relating to real estate displayed on this site comes in part from the IDX Program of NEREN. The information being provided is for consumers' personal, non-commercial use and may not be used for any purpose other than to identify prospective properties consumers who may be interested in purchasing. Data last updated 12/7/2022 3:01:58 AM