Hampstead New Hampshire has a quiet ambiance that sets it apart. Quiet country lanes wind among ancient stone walls, antique colonials and lakes and ponds. Beautiful new subdivisions dot the countryside offering a great place to call home. Main street has one of the most distinctive collections of antique colonials to be found in Southern New Hampshire.
The recent completion on the Route 111 Bypass project has made this town easy to reach from Interstate 93 at exit 3. Travel time has been reduced substancially on this modern roadway.
Community spirit is high here and volunteers make a real difference in a variety of ways. Hampstead has the distinction of being the first community in the state to establish a town wide trail system. This was made possible by the volunteer efforts of the Hampstead Trails Committee. The town's master plan recognizes the need for open space in order to maintain Hampstead's rural character.
A major attraction of this town is the top rated schools and the extensive sports and recreation programs. The middle school recently underwent renovations to provide more classroom space as well as to provide computer labs, music rooms and a larger library. High school students attend the highly regarded Pinkerton Academy in Derry New Hampshire. Pinkerton has a beautiful campus setting and has recently seen the addition of a state of the art science building and performing arts center.
There are great opportunities for lakefront living on both Island Pond and Sunset Lake. These beautiful lakes offers an unsurpassed setting providing the backdrop for a unique way of life.
The opportunity for local shopping has expanded with a major "Hannaford’s" supermarket having recently been built in town. A full range of shopping is available a short distance away on Route 125 in Plaistow.
Overall, Hampstead is a sought after small town of 8,000 people that would make a very special place to call home.
- Hampstead Library Web Site
- Hampstead Middle School Web Site
- Hampstead Central School Web Site
- St. Christophers Episcopal
- Saint Anne Catholic Church
- Island Pond Baptist Church
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