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Dream Cottages: 25 Plans for Retreats, Cabins, Beach Houses

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Hold your dream cottage in your hands!

Both a practical plans book and an inspirational idea book, Dream Cottages is a must for would-be cottage owners and for those who just like to dream.

The cottage holds a special place in our minds and hearts as a place of retreat, peace, and relaxation as well as an expression of a family's own personality and lifestyle. In this elegantly illustrated book, Catherine Tredway presents 25 dream-inspiring cottage plans. Each design incorporates architectural details closely tied to a particular region of North America and is shown in the author's full-color rendering accompanied by elevation views, floor plans, and photographs of architectural details.

Synopsis:

In this elegantly illustrated book, architect Catherine Tredway presents unique plans to meet unique lifestyles. Whether for retreats in mountains, seaside or in a field, the plans incorporate details unique to the region and highlight the historical background of the design. Photos.

Synopsis:

Hold you dream cottage in you hands!

Both a practical plans book and an inspirational idea book, Dream Cottages is a must for would-be cottage owners and for those who just like to dream.

The cottage holds a special place in our minds and hearts as a place of retreat, peace, and relaxation as well as an expression of a family's own personality and lifestyle. In this elegantly illustrated book, Catherine Tredway presents 25 dream-inspiring cottage plans. Each design incorporates architectural details closely tied to a particular region of North America and is shown in the author's full-color rendering accompanied by elevation views, floor plans, and photographs of architectural details.

Synopsis:

In this elegantly illustrated book, architect Tredway presents cottage plans to meet unique lifestyles. Each design incorporates details unique to the region and highlights the historical background of the architectural style. Photos.

About the Author

Owner of the architectural firm BarnOwl Designs, Catherine Tredway is an award-winning designer who has been helping clients create their dream cottages and leisure-time homes for 15 years. She teaches courses in landscape design and architectural preservation.

Table of Contents

CONTENTS

INTRODUCTION

1 A LAKESIDE RETREAT

2 FAMILY COMPOUND BY THE SEA

3 AN ARTIST'S SHINGLE COTTAGE

4 A GETAWAY FOR WORK AND PLAY

5 WEEKEND WORKSHOP

6 A COTTAGE FULL OF FAMILY MEMORIES

7 COZY COTTAGE IN KEY WEST

8 GOURMET COOK'S GETAWAY

9 READER'S HAVEN ON THE COAST

10 AN OASIS IN THE DESERT

11 A GARDENER'S PARADISE

12 MOUNTAINEER'S HIDEAWAY

13 A SPORT ENTHUSIAST'S RETREAT

14 YEAR ROUND HAVEN FOR HIKING AND SKIING

15 A SIMPLE VICTORIAN

16 A CLASSIC COTTAGE WITH WINGS

17 STARTER COTTAGE TO GROW WITH

18 PET-FRIENDLY HOME AWAY FROM HOME

19 A SPACIOUS SKI CHALET

20 A MUSICIAN'S OCEANSIDE RETREAT

21 DECORATOR'S HAVEN

22 ISLAND HONEYMOON HIDEAWAY

23 A SHIPBUILDER'S PRIDE

24 A RETREAT INSPIRED BY HEMINGWAY

25 A WELCOMING LIGHTHOUSE

Product Details

ISBN:
9781580173728
Author:
Tredway, Catherine
Publisher:
Storey Books
Location:
Pownal, VT
Subject:
House Plans
Subject:
Domestic
Subject:
Cottages
Subject:
Vacation homes
Subject:
Residential
Subject:
Architecture, domestic
Subject:
Buildings - Residential
Subject:
Home Construction-House Planning
Subject:
ARCHITECTURE / Residential
Subject:
HOUSE & HOME / Design & Construction
Subject:
ARCHITECTURE / Buildings / Residential
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade Paperback
Series Volume:
106-505
Publication Date:
20010631
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
8 1/2 x 11
Pages:
176
Dimensions:
10.86x8.58x.45 in. 1.27 lbs.

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Product details 176 pages Storey Books - English 9781580173728 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , In this elegantly illustrated book, architect Catherine Tredway presents unique plans to meet unique lifestyles. Whether for retreats in mountains, seaside or in a field, the plans incorporate details unique to the region and highlight the historical background of the design. Photos.
"Synopsis" by , Hold you dream cottage in you hands!

Both a practical plans book and an inspirational idea book, Dream Cottages is a must for would-be cottage owners and for those who just like to dream.

The cottage holds a special place in our minds and hearts as a place of retreat, peace, and relaxation as well as an expression of a family's own personality and lifestyle. In this elegantly illustrated book, Catherine Tredway presents 25 dream-inspiring cottage plans. Each design incorporates architectural details closely tied to a particular region of North America and is shown in the author's full-color rendering accompanied by elevation views, floor plans, and photographs of architectural details.

"Synopsis" by , In this elegantly illustrated book, architect Tredway presents cottage plans to meet unique lifestyles. Each design incorporates details unique to the region and highlights the historical background of the architectural style. Photos.
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