The island was a roadside find made of cast iron and wood. The reclaimed pumpkin pine (a wood named for the orange hue that develops after a century or more of oxidation) on the floors also trims the Carrera marble countertops.
There’s no greater modern-day fairytale village than Carmel-by-the-Sea in California. This community features a number of charming homes built in the 1920s by Hugh Comstock. It all began when the architect’s wife asked him to build her a doll house as a show room for the rag dolls she sold, and the result was ‘Hansel’, above.
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#tumbleweed #tinyhouses #tinyhome #tinyhouseplans Guest House or studio - this is absolutely gorgeous and exactly what I'd want (even the garden) or maybe a stone-clad wall, but other than that, I'd change nothing.