X

cottage

Cozy beach style cottage surrounded by the tranquil Newport Bay

featured posts image

Built in 2015, this cozy cottage duplex is ideally located steps from Ruby Beach and North Bayfront, on Balboa Island, California. Balboa Island is a one-of-a-kind treasure that is surrounded by the tranquil Newport Bay. The single-story cottage offers 1,677 square feet of living space, with four bedrooms and three bathrooms. The main cottage boasts a […]

Weatherboard cottage in Australia provides an amazing live/work atmosphere

featured posts image

A weatherboard cottage that was originally built in 1927 has been given a contemporary renovation and addition by Austin Maynard Architects, located in North Fitzroy, Melbourne, Australia. The architects restored and updated the home with a brand new kitchen and bathroom. The extension consists of two individual structures, a master bedroom sanctuary—which was built next to […]

Charming cottage retreat gets a makeover on Mayne Island, British Columbia

featured posts image

This charming cottage retreat has undergone a complete remodel by Johnson McLeod Design Consultants, located on Mayne Island, British Columbia, Canada. The island is a small, friendly, Canadian Island positioned about half way between the lower mainland of British Columbia and Vancouver Island. The cottage was designed as a vacation retreat for the busy design consultants as an escape from […]

Charming historical beach cottage on Sullivans Island, South Carolina

featured posts image

This classic island beach cottage was designed by Beau Clowney Architects in collaboration with Sea Island Builders, located on Sullivans Island, South Carolina. Located on the Intracoastal Waterway side of the island, this two-story family home contains 4,192 square feet of living space with six bedrooms and six-and-a-half bathrooms. Built in 1830, the architects took a dated piece of […]

Inviting farmhouse style cottage in Montecito surrounded by lush gardens

featured posts image

This farmhouse style cottage was designed by Mosaic Architects & Interiors and built by Griffin & Crane, located in Montecito, California. The project involved a complete remodel, where the homeowners worked with the architects and builders to to achieve their vision: clean, minimalist living spaces. Encompassing 2,500 square feet of living space, this cottage features two bedrooms, […]

Small and charming beach style cottage getaway in Amagansett

featured posts image

This 520 square foot beach style cottage has undergone a complete renovation by CWB Architects, located in Amagansett, New York. This fisherman’s shack was originally built and modestly expanded during the 1910s and 20s and never benefitted from having a consistent master planner. This resulted in a hodge-podge of small rooms set under a low-slung roof […]

House Tour: Beautifully transformed California wine country cottage

featured posts image

A circa 1870s wine country cottage was renovated by designer Laurie Furber, owner of Elsie Green House & Home, nestled on a sprawling 28 acre property in Napa Valley, California. The home was originally owned by a cattle ranch foreman, so the homeowner and designer decided to honor the history of the property by making the re-design simple and welcoming. The cramped footprint […]

Charming beach cottage offers breezy living spaces in the Hamptons

featured posts image

This charming beach cottage of just 1,800 square feet was designed by New York-based Jenny Wolf Interiors as her personal family retreat, located in East Hampton Village, New York. The three bedroom, two bathroom home was originally a dingy shingle-clad home built in the early 1900s. It was not exactly what the designer and her family had in […]

Striking contemporary cottage getaway overlooking idyllic Lake Joseph

featured posts image

Stanley Bay Cottage is a contemporary single-family home designed in 2016 by Trevor McIvor Architect Inc, sited overlooking beautiful Lake Joseph, in Seguin Township, Muskoka, Ontario, Canada. Lake Joseph is known as the idyllic cottage country region of Ontario. This stunning home encompasses 3,500 square feet of living space, with four bedrooms and three-and-a-half bathrooms. The […]