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Santa Rita Cottage craftsman-exterior

Santa Rita Cottage

English craftsman style home renovation, with a new cottage and garage in Palo Alto, California.

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November 4, 2014
cchm wrote:
How tall is the highest point in the A frame? And what is the width?
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Great, this helps.
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"In Palo Alto having an outdoor room is a must," Young says. General contractor: Pete Moffat ConstructionStructural engineer: Morris Engineering & AssociatesLandscape design: Katsy Swan

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March 5, 2015
Roof porch
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February 28, 2015
Like patio
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February 17, 2015
Like the porch trim detail. Arches! Everything seems to be in harmony.
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February 13, 2015
Like post bottom
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February 6, 2015
covered porch
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Pavillion Edge
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February 3, 2015
Rather fancy truss, but they pull it off by not being too oversized
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February 2, 2015
guest cottage tennis pavilion
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back patio
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Guest pavillion
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December 2, 2014
Love the outdoor patio and landscaping.
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November 2, 2014
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October 29, 2014
Great look for a pool house
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October 28, 2014
High roof linr
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October 18, 2014
Peaks- #1 Choice
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October 12, 2014
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September 28, 2014
This works with the low roof line.
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September 26, 2014
love the extended back gable
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September 21, 2014
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September 6, 2014
18. same wonderful screened porch design 4 of 5
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September 4, 2014
Simplify this
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August 31, 2014
The outdoor room
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August 29, 2014
Cute guest house
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August 27, 2014
porch roof
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Rear porch
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Truss design
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August 8, 2014
maybe where its open it could attach to the house...
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August 4, 2014
covered outdoor space
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August 2, 2014
MV: idea for patio off kitchen
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light grey for outside walls
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Pool house
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Cover outside
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Back patio
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Outside master bedroom
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Entry ceiling
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cover for seating area
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Back patio
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Peaked roof with beams
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portico patio
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May 20, 2014
Porch ideas
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May 17, 2014
i like covered patio
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Love the detail
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May 6, 2014
Pool house
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Carport potential
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Covered area attached to garage
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Height for the front bed
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April 28, 2014
What about a guest house/party barn like this...but two stories?
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April 26, 2014
Alternate view cottage
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April 25, 2014
Two roofline sides of overhang are decorative and the third is simple at fireplace
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April 7, 2014
Cute patio cover.
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back patio
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Back porch
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p arch
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Mosquito room
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March 15, 2014
continuation of landscape design with low hedge
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Like patio as idea for portico
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patio gable match to front
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porch dec truss
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timber frame
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Garden- particularly small bushes as boarder
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Decorative arched roof truss and pillars
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Add Arch way and large pillars to Front of house!
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Roofline, windows
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Beams at top of peak
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paint colors
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outdoor cottage
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February 3, 2014
nice idea for a covered back patio area
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February 3, 2014
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January 30, 2014
great dining space
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January 27, 2014
Covered porch
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January 26, 2014
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January 25, 2014
See how two roof lines connect. Use for patio addition!!!
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Porch and Master
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Tree by house to balance tall trees around Curve in boxwood with bushes and plants inside
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roof for manlanda
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Guest House with Outdoor Space 3
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In law suite
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Patio covering
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Area to the side
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December 4, 2013
does pavement continue out beyond the roof, maybe with the dining table out there?
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December 1, 2013
Carport as room!
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November 29, 2013
same roof line to match/extent from house
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side porch
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baby boxwoods
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it is so good
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Curve going down into posts
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Truss system over pavillion
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Put on front?
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Back patio detail, garden
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possible scrren room
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Like it
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Sweet patio awning
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Roof for covered patio
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arched beam detail
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Porch details, roof
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The design of the house.
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roof line for porch
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Pool house
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pool covered area
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Looking at the roof line option to join our house.
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Entryway detail is nice.
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What a great traditional landscape design with the inviting patio area!
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more images
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Arched front entrance
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Paint color and flower bed boundary
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Back porch!!
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Jut-out 2
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Love the porch!
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Guest house
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Exactly what I want
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outside porch
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Palo Alto, CA
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Guest house
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Night view
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patio is inviting as soon as you pull up to the house
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Boxwoods lighting white flowers
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The pavilion
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both ends ornate
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Covered patio, light in the covered patio
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Guest house
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covered patio
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craftman cottage
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Another viewpoint.
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Grass, short live fence, plants
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fatada lemn desing
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outdoor area
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front porch, columns, light
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Small living quarters
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pool house
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beautiful addition, fireplace
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Bottom of the garden
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this is it
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Like the lighting
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patio area #3
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outdoor rooms are appropiate for small homes
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Gorgeous cottage
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Love this style
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Covered patio
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The, Landscaping, the lighting, and sounds, is the making of a, beautiful, evening, @, Home!
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garage redo landscaping
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Light in the bush very warm and cozy
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