This atypical Cottage house design boasts of a large interior floor plan, a three car garage and a basement foundation. The beautiful exterior is highlighted with board and batten, horizontal siding, cedar shakes and a large front covered porch for graciously greeting family and friends. The interior layout features approximately 3,552 square feet of living space with four bedrooms, two plus baths and an open floor plan. Ten foot ceiling heights dominate the main living floor while the terrace level of the home features nine foot ceiling heights. The sloped ceiling foyer is flanked by a coat closet and the lower level staircase before accessing the open concept layout. The living room is spacious with a warming fireplace and rear “bump out” window wall focusing on a bright and airy space in which to relax and/or entertain. The dining space is situated just beyond the living room and opens onto the grand kitchen where there is an island with a breakfast bar, additional counter and cabinet space and a large food storage pantry is nearby. The sunroom features beautiful window views onto the outdoor patio area and there is a built-in cabinetry/desk area for a casual workspace. The outdoor patio is divided into two sections; a square and rectangular area with interior access through the dining room; perfect for dining al fresco and enjoying the evening sky. The three stall garage features a double and single connected bay with plenty of vehicle space and side entry into the home’s interior where a mudroom, bath and the family laundry room is located. The utility room is spacious with plentiful counter space and a sink area while the mudroom is perfect for a tidy accompaniment to the home’s interior with its lockers, bench and large coat closet for family outerwear, backpacks and assorted other gear.
The master suite is situated on the main level of the home and features a large bedroom with an abundance of window views and generous floor space. Double walk-in closets for him and her line the hallway to the bathroom and offer great clothing and storage space. The elegant master bathroom is highlighted with dual sinks, a toilet area, a linen closet and an oversized walk-in shower. The lower level offers additional bedrooms and great family space along with the mechanical and storage room. Bedrooms two and three are almost identical in size; both feature good closet space and window views. A bunk room lies between bedrooms two and three; it is perfect for small children and overnight guests and includes a built-in desk area and closet. There is a shared hall bath that is highlighted with double sinks, a separate shower, garden tub and a toilet area. The large common space can be used as a family recreation room with an adjacent exercise room or this enormous space could be utilized as a teen-age lounge for older children. This Cottage plan is a perfect family home; plenty of space, a functional and versatile floor plan and great outdoor space.