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Daggett Builders, Inc
5 Reviews
Crooked Cottage Charm Featured in Maine Home & Design
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Christopher Robinson of Daggett Builders, Inc Extensive renovation of an antique cape on the coast of Maine. This house was featured in Maine Home & Design.
Is a floor plan available for this beautifully simple, classic Cape?
... or a humble Cape Cod, you'll find horizontal lap siding to be a good choice.Cost: The installed cost of horizontal lap siding can vary widely, with
Element: Double dormers. They punctuate the steep rooflines of many Cape Cod homes. The most common type of dormer used is a gabled one, which features
“trim on windows and corners (this shows darker windows, as you will have)” — Erik Hoffland
Joseph B Lanza Design + Building
Crow's Pond House
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Traditional Cape Cod "Half house" entry at twilight. Photo by Scott Gibson, courtesy Fine Homebuilding magazine The renovation and expansion of this
this traditional half Cape cottage into a bright and spacious four bedroom vacation house was featured in Fine Homebuilding magazine and in the books Additions
Additions and Updating Classic America: Capes from Taunton Press.
what type of vernacular design appeals to you?Is it the simple gable-shaped Cape with an exterior that appears to be a skin like a membrane that's tautly
Cape with cedar shakes and extention.
“Breezeway.” — ginasmom
Elaine M. Johnson
17 Reviews
Chatham Charm
Ideabooks1,571
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The renovation of a classic full Cape in Chatham, MA. Additions of retaining walls, walkway, gardens and fencing details completely transformed the front
what color is the door on this home? I am trying to get the same look on my cape cod. Thank you!
Shingles are white cedar_used consistently on homes here on Cape Cod. They are often preserved with a bleaching stain or solid color stain. Since this
Cape Cod style, they began small and developed into larger homes
Cape CodThe Cape Cod started out small and was later adapted into the larger colonial revival Cape. The original Cape Cod house could withstand extreme
extreme weather conditions and blend into the natural landscape. Early Capes did not have dormers or porches, and usually faced south to take advantage of the
“cape cod style white cedar shingles will grey in time” — Jane Hein
Loudoun County Interior Designer
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Joseph B Lanza Design + Building
Mill Pond House
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and a den. To create this big house in a small package, we drew upon the Cape Cod tradition with a series of volumes stepping back along the edge of the
the coastal bank. From the street the house appears as a classic half Cape, but what looks like the main house is only the master suite. The two “additions”
like a proverbial doghouse placed atop a roof, lends a lot of charm to a Cape Cod–style home.From the outside a doghouse dormer doesn't dominate the overall
“front yard stone work” — deforgehouse
Joseph B Lanza Design + Building
Mill Pond House
Ideabooks3,536
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and a den. To create this big house in a small package, we drew upon the Cape Cod tradition with a series of volumes stepping back along the edge of the
the coastal bank. From the street the house appears as a classic half Cape, but what looks like the main house is only the master suite. The two “additions”
What Makes It Cape CodElement: Cedar shake shingles for the roof and siding. These unpainted
a warm tan to a gray color over time. Clapboard siding is also common on Cape Cod cottages. How to make it your own: Cedar shake shingles require less
“Transom” — Jason Kinard
SAVOIE Architecture
1 Review
Duff front
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LOVE the color on house - like in Cape Cos houses
In New England, Cape Cod houses were often built quite small, just two or three rooms downstairs and two rooms upstairs. These houses would then be expanded
Beautiful example of a sprawling cape....cape that has been expanded well...Cape Cod...Cape Cods...I love sprawling capes....Cape elements...creative cape
“pitched roof” — dalaja520
SAVOIE Architecture
1 Review
Duff Exterior
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addition to the right of this cape - nice connection
lifestyle. And a shed dormer to create more bedrooms upstairs. All proof that a Cape Cod style house is flexible, with the ability to accept and accommodate changes
Element: Rear and side additions. When adding on to a Cape Cod home, architects and builders tend to try to maintain the modest facade
architecture is a good practice, regardless of the style. What do you think of Cape Cod houses? Are you ready to import the New England style to your hometown
hometown, or is it better left for history books?More:A Coastal Cottage on Cape Cod
too far out of character for cape...Addition on back of a cape...this cape cod house has undergone....Cape Cod rear and side additions
“Addition to Cape Cod” — gussy592
Anna Berglin Design
6 Reviews
Curb appeal
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cape cod...Cape Cod house style...Cape house protico...Cape entrance...Cape Cod style...lower portico for cape cod...cape cod house...Cape with portico
“Porch” — lizd915
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