Hanover House Rental Photos and Description
9 Bedrooms, 4 1/2 Bathrooms with Swimming Pool
Located near the heart of the Dartmouth College campus, 26 Occom Ridge is Hanover's premier residential rental property. With nine bedrooms and over four acres of land overlooking Occom Pond, as well as 290 feet of frontage on the Connecticut River, this estate is situated on the largest privately owned parcel of land in the prestigious area surrounding Occom Pond.
A private driveway and a beautifully landscaped approach befits this impressive property with a local view to Dartmouth’s Baker Tower. Surrounding the residence is a rolling lawn with fieldstone walkways and stone walls, a privately sited and heated, in-ground pool and a gazebo. In the winter, enjoy the use of a beautifully maintained private skating rink on the property (see pictures!).
26 Occom Ridge presents an opportunity to enjoy an historic and well preserved home built on a grand scale. Expanded and slightly reconfigured over the years, this regal manor-like residence offers nine bedrooms, nine fireplaces and extensive communal space on the ground floor.
The large living room with a fireplace, the dining room, also with fireplace, the library/billiard room and the converted and enclosed four-season porch/mudroom with a large stone hearth fireplace are the main gathering areas on the first floor. An expansive covered porch faces Occom Pond and provides a commanding perch from which to relax and enjoy the natural surroundings year-round. An entry foyer with 14 foot ceilings, a mud room, an eat-in kitchen, breakfast room and a large study with a half bath complete the main level.
The second floor offers a large tv room/playroom, five bedrooms, one with attached sitting room and pull out couch, and three full bathrooms. The third floor offers four additional bedrooms and a full bath.
- children welcome
- non smoking only
- wheelchair inaccessible
- pets considered
- Events Allowed
We live next door and have been living in the neighborhood since 2000. Both of us went to Dartmouth and graduated in 1991 and returned to the Upper Valley in 1993.
If you are looking to return to Dartmouth for a reunion, a graduation, or a wedding, you will recognize Occom Ridge as the ideal location to access all of the wonderful attractions of both Dartmouth and the Hanover, NH/Norwich, VT area. You can walk to town/campus in minutes, walk out the front door and be at the golf course or the Dartmouth Green in 2 minutes, walk the goat path alongside the CT river, ride your bike on beautiful scenic routes or some of the areas best mountain biking trails. Or stay at home and enjoy the swimming pool on a beautiful sunny afternoon. It is hard to beat. If you have never visited Hanover, you are in for a real treat. A scenic New England town right on the edge of the Dartmouth College campus with great food within walking distance and access to fabulous outdoor play as well as theater, food and shopping. Hanover has it all!
26 Occom Ridge is a rare gem. A traditional estate in an ideal location, with total privacy, that is equipped with all the necessary modern amenities necessary to enjoy a relaxing vacation. Hang out in the living room, play pool in the billiard room, relax by the pool, read a book on the large outdoor porch, have alone time in one of the many comfortable bedrooms, and in the winter enjoy the meticulously maintained 63' by 95' skating rink!