Cottage

Cottage

America's Favorite Home Inside and Out

Book - 2005
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Random House, Inc.
The humble cottage offers a place of calming retreat and the opportunity to express a proud sense of individuality. In this timeless photographic treasury, the authors shine light on three charming characteristics that unify all cottages: a connection to nature, an intimately scaled design, and the use of locally made materials. They explore 24 superb American examples of all types-permanent homes and weekend getaways in rural, suburban, and urban locations, new cottages and remodels-discussing site planning, vernacular building materials, roof pitches, window sizes, interior design, and garden styles. Emphasizing current and future trends, "Cottage" is a storybook fantasy come alive.

Baker & Taylor
A photographic celebration of the romance, simplicity, and appeal of cottages showcases twenty-four cottages from across the country and explores the design elements that epitomize a harmonious cottage-living experience. 45,000 first printing.

Ingram Publishing Services
Featuring both interior and exterior design elements, this guide presents a unique collection of 24 cottages from across the country that celebrate the timeless appeal of cottage style.
The humble cottage offers a place of calming retreat and the opportunity to express a proud sense of individuality. In this timeless photographic treasury, the authors shine light on three charming characteristics that unify all cottages: a connection to nature, an intimately scaled design, and the use of locally made materials. They explore 24 superb American examples of all types-permanent homes and weekend getaways in rural, suburban, and urban locations, new cottages and remodels-discussing site planning, vernacular building materials, roof pitches, window sizes, interior design, and garden styles. Emphasizing current and future trends, "Cottage" is a storybook fantasy come alive.

Publisher: Newtown, CT : Taunton Press, 2005
ISBN: 9781561587315
1561587311
Branch Call Number: 728.37 CONNO
Additional Contributors: Wasserman, Louis

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