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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
“cape cod style” — aacarney
Joseph B Lanza Design + Building
Crow's Pond House
Ideabooks1,592
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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.
“House” — caterex
Joseph B Lanza Design + Building
Mill Pond House
Ideabooks3,305
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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
“Adore this house!” — karencronan
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Elaine M. Johnson
13 Reviews
Chatham Charm
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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
“For wanji” — carmelie
Melissa Gale Photography
Chondropetalum tectorum 'El Campo'
Ideabooks713
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Cape rush is also well suited to dry landscapes
Cape Rush / Do I like this? Turns brown in summer
Common names: cape rush, small cape rush
Cape rush is also well suited to dry landscapes, and its breezy movement alludes to water in landscapes lacking that feature. Add natural slope stability
Cape rush: Chondropetalum tectorum is an easy-to-grow plant that tolerates a wide
cape rush or small cape rush
“Cape Rush” — Becky Bourdeau @ Potted
Beckwith Interiors
5 Reviews
Elegant Escape
Ideabooks2,695
Questions4
The paint color used in this room is Benjamin Moore, Cape Hatteras Sand.
Great wall color - BM's Cape Hatteras Sand
cape hatteras sand...cape hatteras sand by bm...Bm cape hatteras sand...Benjamin Moore Cape Hatteras Sand...Cape hatters sand...Color BM Cape Hatteras Sand...Cape hattaras sand wall color...paint color cape hatteras sand...Benjamin moore cape hattarus sand...Cape hatters..."Cape Hatteras Sand" by Benjamin
“Color BM Cape Hatteras Sand” — mark4890
SAVOIE Architecture
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...Cape Cod style
“love the siding, very much like our current home but bigger” — jnelson2
Joseph B Lanza Design + Building
Mill Pond House
Ideabooks1,422
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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
“Paint” — beekervacc
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