Marlow, New Hampshire

The tiny town of Marlow, New Hampshire, is located in the southwestern corner of the Granite State in Cheshire County.  With a population numbering barely 800 people, Marlow is one of the more sparsely populated towns in southern New Hampshire.  Like a blast form the past, this little town rings of a time when everything moved at a slower pace and people actually cared for one another.  Marlow is a town out of history – and a town from which communities across the nation could learn a thing or two about kindness and caring for their fellow man.  Marlow, NH, is one of the last bastions of courtesy.

First chartered in 1753, the town, as it was, held the name of Addison, so-named for Joseph Addison, Secretary of State for England.  It was Joseph Addison who appointed John Wentworth the Lieutenant Governor of New Hampshire while colonial NH was still a part of Massachusetts.  With very few settlers at first, the town was re-granted as Marlow in 1761 and the charter was renewed in 1772.  Though it is uncertain as to the origin of the town’s name, some believe it was in honor of Christopher Marlowe, famed author and playwright while others feel the name stems from an English town which carries the same name.  During the border dispute with Vermont, Marlow was one of the few towns to join that state, but returned to its rightful place in the Granite State by 1781.

Using power from the Ashuelot River, Marlow developed a few mills and other shops focused on woodworking, creating furniture, tools and wooden buckets from trees felled locally.  As the industrial revolution took hold, most of the mills went out of business and much of the population returned to hunting and farming.  Today, most of the community commutes to nearby Keene or other larger communities for employment

Marlow is a town lost in time – and what many of the residents would call “perfect”.  Pastimes in town include fishing, canoeing, walking and just sitting on the back porch, drinking lemonade and listening to the breeze rustle the leaves in the trees.  Marlow is a town where everyone knows everyone else and people come together as a family.  Often described as “a little piece of heaven”, Marlow is just waiting for you to join the family.

A member of SAU #29, Marlow maintains its own elementary school for student in kindergarten through the sixth grade.  Student who are in the seventh to twelfth grade are tuitioned at the Keene Middle School and the Keene High School.  Marlow, with a student population numbering less than 100, has no plans to construct additional schools within the town.

Does Marlow sound like a piece of heaven to you?  Do you like tranquility, serenity, peace and quiet?  Are you looking for a town with old-school values and charm?  Look no further than Marlow, NH.  To buy a home in Marlow or any other wonderful community within the Granite State, your first step should be to call Jim Miller Bean Group at (603) 801-3987.  Jim understands the New Hampshire real estate market and is eager to help you into the home of your dreams.  Call today and come join the extended family!

John D. Perkins, Sr. Elementary School (k-6)
(603) 446-3307

Keene Middle School (6-8)
(603) 357-9020

Keene High School (9-12)
(603) 352-0640

Current Marlow New Hampshire Real Estate MLS Listings for Single Family Homes

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Magnificent 3,000' Contemporary Cape Built Into...

Photo of Listing #4765640

$349,900 Active

  • 3 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 0.98 Acres
  • 2,958 ft²

Residential

648 Nh Route 10 Rte, Marlow, New Hampshire

MLS® #4765640

Magnificent 3,000' Contemporary Cape Built Into A Picturesque Setting On A 1 Acre Lot Situated In A Quiet New England Town Just North Of Keene, N.h., Near Many Ponds And Lakes. The Highlight Of The Home Is The Spectacular Great Room With Cathedral Beamed Ce...

Natural Sunlight Just Light Up This Open Concep...

NEW Photo of Listing #4781699

$230,000 Active

  • 3 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 0.77 Acres
  • 1,648 ft²

Residential

160 Gustin Pond Rd, Marlow, New Hampshire

MLS® #4781699

Natural Sunlight Just Light Up This Open Concept Home, Complete Renovation Just Move In And Start Enjoying Life In Rural Marlow. Granite Counter Tops, New Appliances In Spacious Kitchen/dining Area. Beautiful Hardwood Floors, Bedroom With Large Walk In Cl...

Waterfront On Village Pond In Marlow. This Year...

REDUCED 3% Photo of Listing #4769192

$169,900 Active

  • 3 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 0.6 Acres
  • 1,494 ft²

Residential

718 Rte 10 Rte, Marlow, New Hampshire

MLS® #4769192

Waterfront On Village Pond In Marlow. This Year-round Home Sits On A Peninsula With Great Water Views And Access. You Will Enjoy These Views Well Into The Fall From Your Enclosed Porch. Enjoy The Wildlife From A 1st Floor Bedroom With Direct Access To The P...

This 72 Acre Recreation Lot Located In Prime Hu...

Photo of Listing #4757969

$115,000 Active

  • 72 Acres

Land

Baines Rd, Marlow, New Hampshire

MLS® #4757969

This 72 Acre Recreation Lot Located In Prime Hunting And Fishing Area. The Lot Borders The Main Snowmobile Trail (393) And Has Its Own Pond Located In The Heart Of The Lot. Prime Spot For Recreation Camp For All Seasons. Old Cellar Holes And Stone Walls Ado...

Here's Your Chance To Finish Restoring A 145-ye...

REDUCED 8% Photo of Listing #4775902

$110,000 Active

  • 3 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 7.6 Acres
  • 1,036 ft²

Residential

7 Stone Pond Rd, Marlow, New Hampshire

MLS® #4775902

Here's Your Chance To Finish Restoring A 145-year-old Farmhouse In A Desirable Country Location With 3 Bedrooms, 2 Baths And Newer Windows. Needs A Bit Of Cosmetic Work, But It's A Classic And Has Most Of The Original Features, And The Setting Can't Be Beat...

New England Farmhouse Awaiting Your Love To Bri...

REDUCED 7% Photo of Listing #4754480

$110,000 Active

  • 3 Beds
  • 1 Baths
  • 0.23 Acres
  • 1,288 ft²

Residential

170 Forest Rd, Marlow, New Hampshire

MLS® #4754480

New England Farmhouse Awaiting Your Love To Bring It Back To It's Glory As Seen In A Few Of The 1800's Photos Found And Included In The Photo Library Of The Listing. Some Original Glass Windows And Cornice Work Remain With The Home Including The Front Parlo...

Two Acres Of Mostly Open Level Surveyed Land Fo...

Photo of Listing #4780968

$89,500 Active

  • 3 Beds
  • 1 Baths
  • 1.9 Acres
  • 924 ft²

Residential

121 Forest Rd, Marlow, New Hampshire

MLS® #4780968

Two Acres Of Mostly Open Level Surveyed Land For Gardening And/or Sheep, Goats And Horses, Yet In Town Next To Historic Buildings. Just In About 1/2 Mile To Rte. 10 Leading To Keene, Or The Sunapee Area For Easy Commuting To Keene, And To Skiing And Summer ...

 

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Listing information last updated on October 20th, 2019 at 5:06pm EDT.