Living Large in Small Spaces: Cozy Home With Small Guesthouse

Vaulted ceilings and a neutral palette give this Carmel, California, home a grand ambiance. The house has one room on the second level, with skylights and French doors throughout to create a true sense of indoor-outdoor living.

Photo By: Alain Pinel Realtors, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Alain Pinel Realtors, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Alain Pinel Realtors, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Alain Pinel Realtors, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Alain Pinel Realtors, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Alain Pinel Realtors, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Alain Pinel Realtors, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Alain Pinel Realtors, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Alain Pinel Realtors, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Alain Pinel Realtors, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Alain Pinel Realtors, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Alain Pinel Realtors, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Alain Pinel Realtors, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Alain Pinel Realtors, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Alain Pinel Realtors, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Alain Pinel Realtors, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Alain Pinel Realtors, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Alain Pinel Realtors, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Alain Pinel Realtors, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Alain Pinel Realtors, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Alain Pinel Realtors, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Alain Pinel Realtors, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Photo By: Alain Pinel Realtors, a member of Luxury Portfolio International

Cozy Country Cottage in Carmel-by-the-Sea, California

house is sold. link may still be active: http://www.luxuryportfolio.com/Property/carmel-properties-lovely-and-privately-sited-country-cottage/OJMY Carmel, CA, USA US $2,395,000 2643 Walker Ave, Carmel, CA, USA, 93923 Step through the rose trellis of the arched front gate onto a lush and colorful garden pathway to your own private country cottage. The gently warm tones, open beam pitched ceilings, skylights, expansive multi-pained window and French doors all invite the coastal light in. There is an upstairs bedroom/office, but all other rooms are located on one level. Beautifully remodeled kitchen with top-of-the-line appliances, new bathrooms, new roof, new paint, refinished hardwood floors and much more. This 6,700 square foot lot is fully fenced and private with a small detached art studio, office or childrens' playhouse. Approximate Square Feet: 2127 ft Lot Acres: 0.15 3 bedroom 2 bath

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Rose Trellis Welcomes Guests into Cottage Garden

A rose trellis on the arched front gate ushers visitors into the lush and colorful garden pathway to this remodeled, private country cottage. Nestled on nearly a quarter of an acre, the home has three bedrooms, two bathrooms and a detached art studio and is approximately 2,127 square feet.
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Cottage Garden Surrounds a Newly Remodeled Country Cottage

This 2,127 square foot cottage has a fantastically landscaped, luscious cottage garden. The entire home has been newly remodeled with warm, gentle tones, high pitched, open beam ceilings, skylights and French doors to let in plenty of natural light, a state of the art kitchen, a new roof, two new bathrooms, three bedrooms and nearly a quarter of an acre.
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French Doors Allow Access from Cottage Garden to Kitchen

Large French doors allow access from the garden into the remodeled kitchen and breakfast nook, creating a continuous indoor/outdoor space.
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Eat-In Kitchen with French Doors to Bring Cottage Garden Indoors

house is sold. link may still be active: http://www.luxuryportfolio.com/Property/carmel-properties-lovely-and-privately-sited-country-cottage/OJMY Carmel, CA, USA US $2,395,000 2643 Walker Ave, Carmel, CA, USA, 93923 Step through the rose trellis of the arched front gate onto a lush and colorful garden pathway to your own private country cottage. The gently warm tones, open beam pitched ceilings, skylights, expansive multi-pained window and French doors all invite the coastal light in. There is an upstairs bedroom/office, but all other rooms are located on one level. Beautifully remodeled kitchen with top-of-the-line appliances, new bathrooms, new roof, new paint, refinished hardwood floors and much more. This 6,700 square foot lot is fully fenced and private with a small detached art studio, office or childrens' playhouse. Approximate Square Feet: 2127 ft Lot Acres: 0.15 3 bedroom 2 bath

From: Alain Pinel Realtors and Luxury Portfolio International®

Warm, Bright, Open Concept Remodeled Kitchen with Breakfast Nook

house is sold. link may still be active: http://www.luxuryportfolio.com/Property/carmel-properties-lovely-and-privately-sited-country-cottage/OJMY Carmel, CA, USA US $2,395,000 2643 Walker Ave, Carmel, CA, USA, 93923 Step through the rose trellis of the arched front gate onto a lush and colorful garden pathway to your own private country cottage. The gently warm tones, open beam pitched ceilings, skylights, expansive multi-pained window and French doors all invite the coastal light in. There is an upstairs bedroom/office, but all other rooms are located on one level. Beautifully remodeled kitchen with top-of-the-line appliances, new bathrooms, new roof, new paint, refinished hardwood floors and much more. This 6,700 square foot lot is fully fenced and private with a small detached art studio, office or childrens' playhouse. Approximate Square Feet: 2127 ft Lot Acres: 0.15 3 bedroom 2 bath

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Remodeled Country Kitchen with Plenty of Cabinet Space for Storage

Plenty of cabinet space in this elegantly remodeled country kitchen gives the room plenty of storage.
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View of Cottage Garden From Kitchen and Breakfast Nook

The newly remodeled kitchen and breakfast nook have a beautiful view of the cottage garden through the large French doors, which, on cool days, open to create a peaceful indoor/outdoor space.
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Remodeled Cottage Kitchen with Stat-of-the-Art Appliances

The kitchen has been remodeled with state-of-the-art, stainless steel appliances to make preparing meals much easier. Behind the stove, a peninsula allows for simple serving.
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Lower Cabinets Add Plenty of Counter Space to Remodeled Kitchen

A set of "U" shaped lower cabinets provides the renovated kitchen with plenty of counter space for food preparation.
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Display Shelves in Neutral Living Room

Opposite the fireplace in the dining room is a set of open shelves that gives the room plenty of display space.
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Seating in Country Cottage Living Room

To give the living room plenty of seating, soft, floral print chairs and a sofa, along with a muted green, striped chair and ottoman were brought in to complement the country cottage design of the space.
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Warm, Neutral Living Room with Fireplace Focal Point

The focal point for the cottage's cozy living room is the fireplace that offers a cream accent to the neutral walls that reflect the warm, California sunshine.
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Intricate Detail on Fireplace Enhances Country Cottage Look

The intricate detail on the fireplace helps to create the country cottage look in this warm, neutral living room.
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His and Hers Closets in Master Bedroom

Large his and hers closets provide plenty of storage for the master bedroom.
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White, Master Bedroom in Country Cottage

The master bedroom is complete with a large sleeping space with beautiful wood floors, a connected en suite and a sitting area bathed in natural light from the French doors that provide the space with patio access.
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Sitting Area in White Master Suite

In the master suite's sitting area, two comfy chairs add seating, while built-in shelving houses a television and adds plenty of storage to the space. Beyond the sitting area, large French doors and windows let in tons of coastal sunlight that bounces off the walls in the space, keeping things bright and leading onto the patio just outside the room.
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Floral Wallpaper in Master Bathroom

The neutral, floral wallpaper in the master bathroom brings the country design of the home to life in this space.
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Guest Bedroom with Large Closet

The roomy third bedroom has plenty of space for a dresser and a bed, where pops of blue add color to the white space. To give the room even more storage, bifold doors conceal a large closet.
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Glass Front Cabinets Provide Visible Storage

The glass front doors in the bathroom cabinets give the space visible storage for bathroom necessities.
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Neutral Upstairs Loft with Red and Blue Bed Linens

Upstairs, a loft gives the cottage an additional bedroom. The neutral color palette helps to reflect the natural, California sunlight, while the red and blue bed linens give the space fun pops of color, making this a great kids' room.
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Detached Guest House on Country Cottage Property

Still on the property, but detached from the home is a one room guest house that could serve in its traditional capacity, or as an art studio or playhouse for the kids.
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Brick Walkway Leads to Relaxing Patio Space

The brick walkway leads from the front of the house to the side where a small patio awaits, giving the cottage an elegant, relaxing spot.
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