(Cydney McFarland/Peninsula Daily News)

(Cydney McFarland/Peninsula Daily News)

Fourth and largest new home moved into Port Townsend

Following on the heels of three other homes floated in on barges from Victoria, B.C., a fourth one from Mt. Vernon made its way through Port Townsend on Tuesday.

PORT TOWNSEND — The last and largest of four homes floated in to Port Townsend arrived Tuesday morning from Mt. Vernon.

The first three arrived earlier this month from Victoria, B.C.

The houses are part of a project by developer Joe Johnson, of Johnson Family Properties NW, who wanted to bring in more affordable housing to Port Townsend.

The last home was transported Tuesday afternoon to 20th and Sheridan streets, where it will be placed on a new foundation.

Johnson hopes to have it on the market in December.

(Cydney McFarland/Peninsula Daily News)

(Cydney McFarland/Peninsula Daily News)

One of the first three houses floated in from Canada sits above its new lot in Port Townsend. (Cydney McFarland/Peninsula Daily News)

One of the first three houses floated in from Canada sits above its new lot in Port Townsend. (Cydney McFarland/Peninsula Daily News)

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