Rollinsford, NH

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The Colonel Paul Wentworth House is located at 47 Water Street in Rollinsford, New Hampshire.

We are open in the summer as well as year-round programs and activities. See the calendar for details.

Our phone number is (603)742-4747 and our email is

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Rent the House for Your Event!

Indoor or outdoor events can be accommodated. Contact us at or leave a message at 603-742-4747 for more information.

Read the Rental Policy for details and submit an application to use this unique setting for your special event.

The Colonel Paul Wentworth House

Originally built in Rollinsford, New Hampshire c. 1701 it was removed from town in 1936 and rebuilt in Dover, Massachusetts and has been missing from the town’s landscape for almost 70 years.

House owner, Ken Rendell, generously donated the house to the town in 2002. During the months of September and October of 2002, historic building specialist, Stephen Bedard, worked with his crew in Dover, MA, to dismantle the Wentworth house and return it to its native soil in Rollinsford. Steve was hired to take the dwelling apart, piece by piece, and transport it back to NH, where it it has been reassembled within sight of its original lot.

On its original site in Rollinsford (date unknown)

In Dover, MA (1937-2002)

Back in Rollinsford (2004-present)


Join in the fun as we raise a glass and some cash to benefit Rollinsford´s historic Colonel Paul Wentworth House! Saturday, November 12, 2016 from 5:30 to 9 pm at Spring Hill, 117 Pond Road, South Berwick, ME.

Featuring hors d´oeuvres and a buffet dinner (cash bar) ~tavern games ~ live and silent auctions ~ Holiday Cheer raffle AND presentation of the ARCH Heritage Award. Tickets are $40 per person. OR be a Friend of the Colonel! Host a table, get a discount: table of 8, $280; table of 10, $350.
Purchase tickets securely online at Or mail prepaid ticket orders to ARCH, PO Box 16, Rollinsford, NH 03869 by November 7.

Tickets online at Brown Paper tickets