News : Laurel Court Harkens to Seacoast’s Past and Future Alike

May 1, 2012

Published in the Exeter Patch and Portsmouth Patch

By Jim Cavan

At first glance, Laurel Court – a plot of 19 home-ready lots in Portsmouth – appears a thoroughly contemporary cluster development, with the soon-to-be constructed craftsmen and bungalow style homes all built to high performance energy efficient standards.

In fact, the schematics of the tight-knit neighborhood actually harken to another Port City staple: Atlantic Heights, the charming, tree-lined neighborhood near the 1-95 bridge, and the country’s first ever federally funded housing project.

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