17,121 cape cod Home Design Photos

Daggett Builders, Inc
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Crooked Cottage Charm Featured in Maine Home & Design
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Photo by 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. See the article "Crooked Cottage Charm" on our website.
Is a floor plan available for this beautifully simple, classic Cape?
I like the size of the planks. It looks like our 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 the lowest about $3 to $5 per square foot for vinyl and $4 to $7 per square foot for fiber cement or cedar. Material quality, color finishing and more
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 a simple pitched roof with two sloping sides. How to make it your own: In addition to boosting curb appeal, dormers create
“Bench” — rs7128
Joseph B Lanza Design + Building
Mill Pond House
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baths, 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 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”
is a cape cod hose is a half story house with a gable roof and central entrance
Cape cod style home, see how you can make additions to either side of the home
What Makes It Cape CodElement: Cedar shake shingles for the roof and siding. These unpainted shingles turn from 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
“I love the lantern pole and lantern” — Samantha Roelofs
Soorikian Architecture
6 Reviews
Home Renovation and Addition in Decatur
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We own a cute cape too and wondering how to keep the charm but add a full porch and more space by adding a third floor. Thanks
We are putting a new roof on our cape cod. We have black shutters and red door
American-dream Cape Cod–style house is a white picket fence. The flag reminds me of my grandfather, Pop, who would put one out every fair-weather morning and then fold it up the appropriate way each night, like Clint Eastwood in Gran Torino.
Cape Cod. A popular East Coast U.S. style, the Cape Cod house is
footprint and charming cottage style, Cape Cod style is great for smaller households. It's also a natural choice for vacation homes and can be found across the country. As with many older house styles, Cape Cods tend to have little storage space.More about Cape Cod design
“Entrance trim” — kmopalka
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David Vandervort Architects
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Key Peninsula Residence
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Modernizing a traditional cape cod home
nice use of space with lots of window views and modern cape cod feel
of the Cape Cod style. All the characteristics of the Cape Cod house are here while the material palette, such as the metal roof, has been updated. It's proof that the Cape can be adapted to today's technology and building techniques. More: Browse guides to home styles and designs
“roof” — valdes10
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 yard. All photos by Elaine M. Johnson.
I was wondering what color is the door on this home? I am trying to get the same look on my cape cod. Thank you!
Cape Cod Classic style, not a fan of shutters though
EYS YES EYS ON CAPE COD ESY
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 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
or lap siding that weathered and grayed with time. The windows were usually surrounded by working shutters. The house above is an example of a full Cape, with the front door centered on the home and two windows on either side. This simple house design has been often copied throughout the United States
“capes” — rotghi
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 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.
Cape with cedar shakes and extention.
A Cape Cod with breezeway to garage
So 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 stretched over its frame?
“simple clean landscaping. not many plants near house” — harlow64
Anna Berglin Design
5 Reviews
Curb appeal
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Front porch on 1.5 story cape cod
Cape Cod house style
Classic cape cod idea.
lower portico for cape cod
Caoe Cod...Cape Cod...Cape with portico...cape cod house...love Capes.......cape cod entrance
“Dormer” — sarahbwong
bmsalsbury
Cape Cod/ Colonial
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Traditional contrasting colors of black and white. It's the traditional Cape Cod look
Love this porch on the Cape Cod.
Nice combination of Cape Cod and colonial.
In response to the hot and humid climate, the variation of the Cape Cod style for the Southeastern part of the country includes a large porch to shade the interiors from the sun, and large windows to capture cooling breezes. This variation also includes lifting the house a few feet above the ground
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