Simon Atkinson talks about the cottage behind his home in Raleigh. Atkinson and his wife Robin Abrams believe there is a place for the small residences in Raleigh neighborhoods. Robert Willett rwillett@newsobserver.com
Simon Atkinson talks about the cottage behind his home in Raleigh. Atkinson and his wife Robin Abrams believe there is a place for the small residences in Raleigh neighborhoods. Robert Willett rwillett@newsobserver.com

Raleigh’s Mordecai residents push for backyard cottages

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