Portsmouth, NH

Hop and a skip

10 minute walk to town

Take an easy 4-minute drive or 1/2 mile walk to downtown and then onto Prescott Park to walk along the water.

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Portsmouth is one of the most pedestrian-friendly cities in the northeast.  Not only does the city’s layout lend itself to walkers and bikers, Portsmouth recently invested funds into improving bike lanes that lead from the west end into downtown. Moreover, as much of downtown (Market Square) gets a facelift, the city kept its pedestrians in mind, refurbishing sidewalks, building new walkways and expanding many of the pedestrian spaces around town.  All of this adds up to an incredible downtown that’s just a 10 minute walk from Islington Commons.

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Fine Dining

Portsmouth is home to over a hundred restaurants, a number of which are fine dining spots!

Night Life

Enjoy a night out on the town, or a drink after work on the decks.

History

Portsmouth was founded in 1630, and has played a big roll in US history.

Watersports

Whether you’re looking for a harbor cruise, or a place to kayak, Portsmouth has it all.

Great Location

Minutes from I-95, an hour to Boston, and an hour to the lakes/mountains…not to mention the beaches in your backyard.

Beaches

Some of the most beautiful beaches in the country are just minutes from Islington Commons

Culture

From theater to live music and everything in between.

Shopping

From jewelry to clothes, from art to antiques, the shopping in Portsmouth is unique.

What people are saying:

Portsmouth is home to many different architectural styles.

We are able to revive many of the architectural features of the existing homes facing Islington Street, as well as hold true to more of the neighborhood home details.

Greek Revival Style

Tall columns and pediments.

Colonial Revival Style

Arches and details

Traditional Style

New England style

Farmhouse Style

Simple clean lines