The third largest lake in the state of New Hampshire is Newfound Lake. With over 4,400 acres, Newfound Lake is found in the northwest corner of the gorgeous Lakes Region of the state, in the towns of Bristol, Alexandria, Bridgewater and Hebron. On the west shore of Newfound Lake you’ll find Wellington State Park, the largest freshwater beach in the New Hampshire state park system. There are twenty-two different species of fish which means fishing is good. The maximum depth of Newfound Lake is around 168 feet and this picturesque body of water boasts 19.8 miles of shoreline. Newfound Lake has been recognized as one of the cleanest lakes in the nation, has an average depth around sixty-five feet and is 5.7 miles long and 2.7 miles wide.
Situated in Grafton County, Newfound Lake is refreshed twice a year by eight underground springs and major tributaries include the Cockermouth River and the Fowler River. Flowing through Bristol Village and into the Pemigewasset River is Newfound Lake’s outlet the Newfound River. Not only does this lake afford the area an abundance of natural beauty, but is also affords excellent opportunities for outdoor recreation. Also nearby you’ll find great options for shopping, dining and entertainment.
Homes for sale in Grafton County, where Newfound Lake is found, vary in price and include condos, multi-family and single family homes, as well as vacant lots on which to build. A condo in Grafton County could cost as much as $995,000, but the average listing price for a Grafton County condo is nearer to $194,800. The average listing price for a multi-family home in Grafton County is around $230,500. Some large waterfront homes can have listing prices over $4 million, but the average listing price for a single family home in Grafton County is only $327,360. Depending upon the size and location, vacant lots upon which to build can have listing prices near $2 million, but the average listing price for vacant land in Grafton County is closer to $122,200. Real estate in the Newfound Lake area also has a very broad price range with some homes listed for less than $150,000 and others with private water frontage listing for over $1 million.
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