Tag Archives: cottage

Pre-fab Modern Cottage

Pre-fab Cottage is a modern, modular pre-fabricated structure based on a 14 foot square module. The cottages are built using structural insulated panels for floor, walls and roof, creating an extremely energy efficient building envelope. The 14′ x 14′ cottage base module can be assembled in several combinations and is adaptable to many different site […]

Cottage in Rucar Romania

Another photo from those i’ve took on my trip to Rucar, Romania. Those places are so amazingly beatuiful and people live so simple lives. I’ve stayed there only for two days but there were moments when i had the feeling that time was standing still.” – ALP-Dreams Source: When things are simple. Photo by ALP-Dreams on deviantART.

Old Stone Barn Becomes Cottage

Nice example of a cottage made from a historic stone barn. This one is used as a vacation rental and sleeps two. Situated only 9 miles from Drogheda, 45 minutes from Dublin City in a countryside setting with an ancient 13th century Abbey to the rear. This charming cosy barn conversion has an inviting woodburning stove, […]

Academic Village Cottage at The Seaside Institute

Placed on a temporary site in Seaside. One of the original MEMA cottages renovated and decorated to serve as a dorm for two students. The Seaside Institute purchased 8 MEMA cottages to form an academic village on the Lyceum in Seaside. Inside, the living room ceiling was raised to provide a feeling of spaciousness in […]

Tiny Whimsical Two Story Cottage

In March 2012, I moved to a 100+ year old farmhouse in southwest Michigan on 10 acres, my dream come true, sweeter still because it had a tiny cottage on a wooded hill. This fall, I weatherized the cottage, added a small deck, an outhouse, painted it inside, furnished it, creating a writer’s retreat. With […]

Charming Shotgun Cottage in New Orleans

This tiny 1 bed/1 bath shotgun cottage was spotted on Airbnb.com.  Excellent example of this historic style of home with many modern improvements. “Two blocks from Magazine Street, restaurants, coffee houses, shops and much more. Convenient to all public transportation. “ See more of this Charming Shotgun Cottage/Uptown in New Orleans.

The Cultivating Contentment Challenge

Over the last few days the idea of being a tiny houser who lives in an ever commercialized and material world has been on my mind. This is because Steven Harrell wrote to me with the tidy heading “cultivating contentment” after he published my last article at Tiny House Listings.