179 Pleasant St
Portsmouth, NH 03801

6 Bd   7 Ba   7,239 Sqft
Historic 1784 home of Captain Thomas Thompson, one of the first naval officers commissioned by the Continental Congress. Capt. Thompson commanded the Frigate USS Raleigh, which was built on Badgerâs Island in 1776. The USS Raleigh is depicted on the NH State Seal. The 5,692 SF home has always been in private ownership and retains the aesthetic, architectural heritage of the period. Contiguous buildings include a shed, barn and a renovated 5+ room carriage house with 1,547 SF. Corporate meetings, nonprofit philanthropic initiatives and political gatherings have taken place in the parlor. National and local politicians, well-known film and theatre personalities and international dignitaries have been guests of honor at these events. Historic neighboring properties include; The Governor John Langdon House and Strawbery Banke. This home has history, legacy, presence and yet, there are still stories to be written. Are you the next author? Are you the next steward of this magnificent Portsmouth property?
  • Zipcode: 03801
  • Days on Movoto: 253
  • Year Built: 1784
  • HOA: $0 HOA
  • $/Sqft: $401
  • Lot: 40,075 Sqft
  • Property Type: Single Family
  • MLS#: 4516050
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  • Listing Office: Bean Group / Portsmouth
  • Listed By: Barbara Dunkle
  • Movoto last checked NEREN for new data 13 hours ago
  • NEREN last updated this listing 3 weeks ago

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Status
Date
Price
Listed
Sep 16, 2016
$2,900,000
#4516050

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Single Family Residential
40,204 Sqft Lot Size

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179 Pleasant St
  • $2,900,000
  • For Sale

    253 days

  • 6 Bd
  • 7 Ba
  • 7,239 Sqft
  • $401/Sqft
  • 40,075 Sqft Lot
  • Built 1784
As of today, , there are 123 properties listed for sale in ZIP code 03801 and 123 properties listed for sale in the city of Portsmouth, NH. Of those 123 properties, there are 60 single family houses and 63 condos. The current list price for 179 Pleasant St is $2,900,000, which is 268% above the median price of $789,000 for Portsmouth and 268% above the median of $789,000 for 03801. 179 Pleasant St is approximately 7,239 Sqft, which is 302% above the median size in Portsmouth of 1,800 Sqft and 302% above the median size in 03801 of 1,800 Sqft. This property's price per square foot is $401, which is 8% above the median in 03801 of $372 and 8% above the Portsmouth median of $372.
Built in 1784, this 6-bedroom, 7-bathroom single family house at 179 Pleasant St is approximately 7,239 square feet and comes with 6 parking spots. It is listed on 09/16/2016 with a cost per Sqft of $401. 179 Pleasant St is located in the Portsmouth School District. The closest school is Portsmouth Middle School.

179 Pleasant St has been on the market for 253 days. The median days on the market for properties in this area is 115 with a median list price of $789,000 and median cost per square foot of $372. It's currently listed as active under the MLS #4516050.

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