Piscataqua River

The Piscataqua River is a 12 mile (19 km) long tidal estuary formed by the confluence of the Salmon Falls and Cochecho rivers. The drainage basin of the river is approximately 1,495 square miles, creating the third fastest-flowing navigable river in the world. It creates part of the boundary between Maine and New Hampshire, making its way into the Atlantic Ocean below Portsmouth.

Named by the area's original Abenaki inhabitants, "Piscataqua" combines "peske" (branch) with "tegwe" (a river with a strong current, possibly tidal). "Peske-tegwe", then, describes a place where a river separates into two or three parts, or literally, "a place where boats or canoes ascending the river together from its mouth were compelled to separate according to their several destinations"

The first known European to explore the river was Martin Pring in 1603. Captain John Smith placed a spelling similar to "Piscataqua" for the region on his map of 1614. The river was site of the first sawmill in the colonies in 1623, the same year the contemporary spelling "Piscataqua" was first recorded.
 

 

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10 State Portsmouth NH 03801

Price$3,200,000

Est. Mortgage: $/month

MLS Number 4645796

  • Condo
  • Bedrooms 2
  • New Contruction New Construction
  • Square Feet 2,600
  • Year Built 2014

Located at the edge of the Memorial Bridge on the Piscataqua River in Portsmouth, NH, Pier 11 at 10 State Street is your front row seat to everything Portsmouth. Unit D offers an exciting opportunity for the discriminating buyer to complete this very private, 3 level unit (offered as is). Street level provides a 2 car garage w/direct entry into unit foyer with it's own private entry and inclueds framing for an in-unit elevator. The 2nd level offers 2600 SF and is currently studded for a 2-bedroom 2.5 -bath flat. to maximize open spaces and flows to a private 20 x 22 deck overlooks the Piscataqua River and Prescott Park. Finally an Atrium/Observatory on the 3rd level offers a stunning and private rooftop garden/deck with amazing cityscape and river views. Bring your creative ideas and design team in for a private viewing of this exclusive waterfront residence. This new Steel framed/Brick constructed Condominium is built over the river and is home to 4 exclusive residences serviced by an infrastructure designed for maximum comfort and quiet enjoyment of its residents. Gated entrance with secure entry into main foyer offers elevator service to each floor, common access to waterside deck, a 3,000 square foot 360 degree rooftop common terrace with two kitchen/bar areas and baths and the exclusive opportunity to lease a boat slip on-site.

Listed by Kathy Walsh of Coldwell Banker Walsh Real Estate

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233 Vaughan Portsmouth NH 03801

MLS Number 4724573

  • Condo
  • Square Feet 3,279
  • Bedrooms 3
  • New Contruction Existing
  • Year Built 2015

This stunning luxury Condominium, located in the heart of one of the most desirable cities in the U.S., has so much to offer! Just a short walk to many amazing restaurants, live music, theater, and other local events. This third-floor plan that overlooks the Piscataqua River offers an open-concept kitchen and dining area with a large center island, which then flows into a spacious living area that includes a beautiful wet bar and a large custom-built temperature controlled wine cabinet for entertaining. The master bedroom suite includes a luxury master bathroom and walk-in closet. On the other end of the residence are two private bedrooms also featuring two en suite bathrooms with the finest in custom details. After a long day, this quiet and peaceful home has a built-in sauna where you can wind down or go up to your private deeded rooftop terrace to grill and enjoy the common rooftop pool with beautiful views from all sides. Take the elevator from the first floor or from your underground deeded two space parking garage to the third-floor residence where you'll discover custom fixtures, finishes, and details that create a truly luxury residence called home.

Listed by Tom Gorski of Bean Group - Portsmouth

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37 Foster's Drive Dover NH 03820

Price$1,400,000

Est. Mortgage: $/month

MLS Number 4683099

  • Residential Single Family
  • Bedrooms 5
  • Square Feet 6,540
  • Construction New Construction
  • Bathroom 6

Welcome to Foster's Drive! A breathtaking waterfront development located on the Piscataqua in the highly sought after town of Dover. This location is great for commuting, minutes to down town Dover (shopping & restaurants), an hour to Boston, Mountains, lakes, & Portland. Portsmouth is less than 15 min. by car or take your boat that can be awaiting adventures only steps away from your home. This home is built by a highly reputable & local builder. With 50+ successful years building on the seacoast & 3rd generation Albert C. Estes, Jr. Construction is family owned & operated. Estes construction puts customization, detail, & quality at the forefront of their work always exceeding exceptional standard & specializing in Energy Star Homes with HER scores in the 40's & 50's! This home offers 4-5 bedrms, full kitchen w/ additional butlers pantry w/ pocket door for direct access to dining room, high ceilings in living with gas fireplace, enclosed porch overlooking stunning views of the water & dock. In addition the 1st flr has a wonderful open concept layout, office, sunrm, full master suite w/ private fireplace & breath taking bathrm (views from soaking tub & custom tile shower). 2nd flr has 2 bedrms w/ Jack & Jill bath. Full in-law with continued water views, kitchen, living room, bedrm, laundry & bath. Lower level has finished recreation room, direct walk-out to patio, wet bar, utility room for storage and 400 amp. Still time to customize/OTHER LOTS AVAIL.

Listed by Nikki Douglass of Keller Williams Coastal Realty

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192 Dover Point Road Dover NH 03820

Price$1,375,000

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MLS Number 4727314

  • Residential Single Family
  • Bedrooms 3
  • Square Feet 7,490
  • Construction Existing
  • Bathroom 5

The iconic and elegant custom Foster family home is for sale for the first time ever. The home sits on a beautifully landscaped four-acres with spectacular views overlooking the Piscataqua River, and has easy access to downtown Dover and the highway. The five bathroom ranch-style design is two homes in one. The main floor features three bedrooms, including a unique ensuite. The main living area has a galley-style kitchen with pantry opening to a dining nook and large family room with custom oak library, with a three-season porch. The most dramatic element of the home is a formal dining area with a coffered ceiling, opening to a sunken living room with unrivaled views of the River. The living room has a floor-to-ceiling fireplace, one of four in the home, and a custom stairway to the lower level. The lower level has a kitchen area, full bathroom, a large living space with storage including a cedar closet. Two additional rooms can be used as office space. This walk-out lower level also has a workshop. There are four garage bays, two on the Dover Point Rd. side and two heated on the lower level. The house has recently had all the windows replaced, is re-roofed, and has a new heating system. The property has a boat slip and is part of the "Foster's Way" homeowners association. Deep-water access and common land on the River allows for access to Great Bay, Portsmouth Harbor, and the Atlantic Ocean. This home was built in 1986 by Robert and Therese Foster, well maintained.

Listed by Francis Bruton of Francis X. Bruton

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135 Bow Portsmouth NH 03801

Price$1,299,000

Est. Mortgage: $/month

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MLS Number 4737316

  • Condo
  • Bedrooms 2
  • New Contruction Existing
  • Square Feet 1,738
  • Complex Harbor Place

Bold waterfront condominium. Walk out your front door and in to the heart of downtown Portsmouth. This meticulously maintained condo is move in ready. Open concept living allows for Spectacular views from the Kitchen, Dining Area and Living Room. Custom Cherry cabinetry in the Master Bath. Amazing water views from the Master Bedroom Suite. Large Office/Den. Renovated Kitchen and Master Bath with granite & tile. Custom built cabinets for additional storage in Kitchen and Living Room. Move right in to this great top floor unit. Be sure to watch the attached video tour!

Listed by Janet Sylvester of Great Island Realty LLC

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