Harold (Buddy) Pope | Francestown Real Estate, Amherst Real Estate, Hancock Real Estate


This Single-Family in Bennington, NH recently sold for $154,900. This New Englander style home was sold by Harold (Buddy) Pope - Bean Group / Bedford.


4 Main Street, Bennington, NH 03442

Single-Family

$154,900
Price
$154,900
Sale Price

3
Bedrooms
8
Rooms
2
Baths
Full price or BETTER offers only please. First time home buyers/investors take note! Newly painted and price reduced. Well-maintained property, priced to move. Narrowly short if closing after Oct 6, 2017. Sited behind library and accessed from Main street. Grassy lawn, roomy feel in a village setting. Walk to the village store & nearby restaurants, the elementary school & town offices- what could be more convenient? 15 minutes to Peterborough, 5 minutes to Antrim, 35 minutes to Keene or Concord. 7 minutes to 18 hole golf and skiing. Remodeled kitchen with maple cabinetry, light and airy with great counter space and open to dining. Hardwood floors throughout. Large rooms with great ceiling height. Newly resurfaced driveway. Plenty of storage on this property with large walk-in closets, attic space, and storage above in garage! The garage is oversized and can fit 2 cars, lawn equipment and even have room for a workshop. The furnace has been serviced every year and is very efficient. The house is well insulated as attested to by the low yearly fuel bills of under $300 plus 3 cords of wood. The home is hardwired for smoke and CO detection. There is a great playroom for the kids or use it as the 4th bedroom with its own 3/4 bathroom. A full bath is upstairs. The basement is dry except after extreme rains and even then there is very little moisture. If you are looking for a starter home, reasonably priced, that has stood the test of time, then this might be just the one for you!




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18 Knapton Circle, Antrim, NH 03440

Single-Family

$254,900
Price

3
Bedrooms
7
Rooms
2/1
Full/Half Baths
Like new. Located in a quiet rural neighborhood yet under 10 minutes to grocery shopping and under 20 minutes to Peterborough NH, 30 minutes to Concord and 35 minutes to Keene! Breakfast island and eat-in nook, maple cabinetry, hardwood flooring, cathedral space in living room with wood stove, formal dining room, central a/c just added, brand new shed, well built pen for goats or other animals, and some mountain views from 2nd floor. The basement is spacious and dry, the systems are clean as can be andthere is even an on demand hot water heater. All appliances are 4 years old and convey. The master bedroom has 2 walk in closets and its own bathroom. Bedrooms are all well-sized and there are 2 linen closets. The range is fueled by propane as is the forced hot air heat. Plenty of room in unfinished basement and in oversized garage. Property sits away from the road and foliage has never looked so good! TDS fiber is used for delivery of phone, Internet and TV. This house is ready for immediate occupancy and is located only a short distance to Pierce Lake. Located in an area of similar homes.
Open House
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18 Knapton Circle, Antrim, NH 03440

Single-Family

$254,900
Price

3
Bedrooms
7
Rooms
2/1
Full/Half Baths
Like new. Located in a quiet rural neighborhood yet under 10 minutes to grocery shopping and under 20 minutes to Peterborough NH, 30 minutes to Concord and 35 minutes to Keene! Breakfast island and eat-in nook, maple cabinetry, hardwood flooring, cathedral space in living room with wood stove, formal dining room, central a/c just added, brand new shed, well built pen for goats or other animals, and some mountain views from 2nd floor. The basement is spacious and dry, the systems are clean as can be andthere is even an on demand hot water heater. All appliances are 4 years old and convey. The master bedroom has 2 walk in closets and its own bathroom. Bedrooms are all well-sized and there are 2 linen closets. The range is fueled by propane as is the forced hot air heat. Plenty of room in unfinished basement and in oversized garage. Property sits away from the road and foliage has never looked so good! TDS fiber is used for delivery of phone, Internet and TV. This house is ready for immediate occupancy and is located only a short distance to Pierce Lake. Located in an area of similar homes.
Open House
No scheduled Open Houses





128 Carriage Road, New Boston, NH 03070

Single-Family

$469,000
Price

4
Bedrooms
11
Rooms
4
Baths
Gorgeous home with privacy and priced well below town assessed value! No suitable housing clause. Please view the walkthrough video prior to scheduling showings. Privately sited and in an area of fine homes. House has been continually improved during this ownership, PREINSPECTED, and all systems go! 2016 NEW SEPTIC! See the property disclosure for all that has been done. Nothing has been left to chance! One of the lovelier homes in New Boston, easy to major Southern NH cities & HWY.
Open House
Saturday
October 07 at 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM
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Location: 128 Carriage Road, New Boston, NH 03070    Get Directions






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