Moultonborough Real Estate
Neighborhoods/Developments in Moultonborough, NH
Moultonborough is located in Carroll County, NH. The town is comprised of 59.8 square miles of land and 14.8 square miles of water. Moultonborough is bounded in part by Lake Winnepesaukee in the southwest and Squam Lake in the northwest corner. The town includes the census-designated place of Suissevale.
Moultonborough was chartered in 1763 by Colonial Governor Benning Wentworth and was incorporated in 1777. The first settlers were grantees from Hampton, among whom were at least sixteen Moultons, giving the town its name. Colonel Jonathan Moulton was considered to be one of the richest men in the province at the start of the American Revolution.
Moultonborough is home to the "Castle in the Clouds", an estate set in the Ossipee Mountains. Thomas Gustave Plant made a fortune manufacturing shoes, bought 6,300 acres (25 km2) and hired the Boston architectural firm of J. Williams Beal & Sons to design "Lucknow," a stone mansion built between 1913 and 1914. The property, with sweeping views of Lake Winnipesaukee, is a popular tourist attraction.
According to the 2000 U.S. Census Bureau, Moultonborough's population at the time was 4,484 people. This included 1,884 households,1,377 families and 4,523 housing units.
Moultonborough real estate and properties: In 2009, it was estimated that Moultonbourgh's real estate was comprised of 5,247 total homes. This included 4,861 single family homes, and 249 multi-family units and 137 manufactured homes.
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