Picott Harrington


Picott Harrington is a native of Eastern North Carolina, growing up in the small town of Lewiston in Bertie County.  Much of his youth was spent exploring the fields and swamps of his family’s farm on the lowgrounds of the Roanoke River.  These experiences shared in the woods with friends and family fostered a deep love of the outdoors.  Picott saw at an early age the importance of wildlife management and land conservation while learning from his father how to be a good land steward.  His lifelong exposure to the outdoors and all it has to offer fuels his desire to share his enthusiasm for nature with others.

Picott resides in Washington, NC with his wife, Lynn, and daughters, Suzie and Claire.  After graduating from UNC-Chapel Hill, Picott embarked on a career in homebuilding.  Picott is president and owner of JPH Builders, Inc.  As a licensed general contractor, Picott specializes in residential construction in Northeastern North Carolina.  With his skill set, Picott enhances the United Country-Respess Real Estate team in its efforts to provide exemplary service in assisting all its clients achieve their goals.  By combining his construction background with the knowledge he’s gained as an outdoorsman and landowner, Picott has the ability to help take his client’s vision in creating the perfect recreational property and make their dreams a reality.