Category: Cottages

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Tybee Island Mermaid Manor Cottage circa 1935

A little place of heaven on earth is Mermaid Cottages on Tybee Island in Georgia.  A perfect home away from home is all of their cottages. Today I am featuring Mermaid Manor Cottage. A fully renovated historic cottage decorated mermaid beach style with local art and vintage treasures. The cottage …

Enchanting Fairy-tale English Cottages

I am still in England today, so to speak, showing enchanting English cottages.  These fairy-tale type cottages are in England and have ivy or moss growing on them.  A comment I saw sums it up for me.  “Oh thine beautiful England, I doth thee my cap!” A reader sent me …

An English Cottage Called Gingerbread House

A wonderful English cottage called Gingerbread House with thatched roof and hexagonal shape was originally built in c1800 as a gardener’s home.  I guess gardener’s had it goin-on house-wise for themselves back in the 1800s.   The Gingerbread House cottage is in the small town of llminster, at the heart of …

Tybee Island Vacation – Mermaid Cottages

Tybee Island Vacation Mermaid Cottages are cozy cottages & historic homes away from Home, per their Mermaid Cottages website.  They have delightful cottages named A Mermaids Tale, A Shore Thing Tybee, Barefoot Bliss, Beach Boys Bungalow, Castaway, Flip Flop, and too many more to mention. This is a home tour …

English Country Cotswold Cottage

An English Country cottage called Cotswold Cottage was originally from Chedworth, Bloucestershire, England, but now resides in Dearborn, Michigan thanks to Henry Ford who bought the cottage and moved it to Michigan.  Significantly, the cottage and all other buildings associated with it were shipped here and reassembled exactly as they …

Cozy Corner Beach Cottage In Laguna, California For Sale

Relax and unwind with me while we visit a place of tranquility that is a beach cottage.  This understated beach cottage in Laguna Beach, California is small, but Wonderful.  Drink in the view and dream the dream.  Alright slap me out of it!  Dang, I am blinking and trying to …