Crow's Pond House traditional-exterior
 

Crow's Pond House

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 and Updating Classic America: Capes from Taunton Press.
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What Houzz contributors are saying:

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?

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DeLeers Construction, Inc. added this to Salt Box Style Home Exterior
15 hours ago
Salt Box Style Home Exterior
mwirose added this to mwirose's Ideas
on Wednesday
Cape cod
vikspiks added this to vik's cabin
on Tuesday
off set front door
greenberk added this to Landscape
on Monday
Privacy fence in front of porch
twcox04 added this to twcox04's Ideas
August 15, 2014
Exterior
henryheckman added this to henryheckman's Ideas
August 13, 2014
Color of roof and house shingle pair
ellenjo53 added this to Cape landscaping
August 10, 2014
fence
toddlorey added this to toddlorey's Ideas
August 8, 2014
Trim with shingles
mrd2012 added this to BI
August 6, 2014
cape code style
aidencailan added this to aidencailan's ideas
August 4, 2014
makes me feel better about a chimney on this roof! the screened porch on side is idea for back porch
billw011 added this to billw011's ideas
August 4, 2014
side window
dlwells1 added this to dlwells1's Ideas
August 1, 2014
Siding
kkirk5one added this to kkirk5one's Ideas
July 20, 2014
Style
michellelundeenrealtor added this to michellelundeenrealtor's Ideas
July 20, 2014
Garage ideas
malonely added this to malonely's ideas
July 20, 2014
Simplicity and breezeway
Crew Architecture added this to youngjonathanw's ideas
July 15, 2014
Form.
cfgo added this to cfgo's ideas
July 11, 2014
shakes and breezeway
jessw223 added this to Brewster Yard
July 9, 2014
Driveway edging
smokeyhollow added this to smokeyhollow's ideas
July 8, 2014
style of house
ericziemer added this to ericziemer's Ideas
July 5, 2014
Screen porch breezeway
dcronin01 added this to Cape - Exterior
June 30, 2014
lined driveway
kastern added this to Exterior
June 13, 2014
everything
ambrizeth added this to ambrizeth's ideas
June 11, 2014
ways to add to a small cape
mjg2012 added this to New England Style Ranch Homes
June 11, 2014
I think this is rather boring but I could live with the layout if we could create a more modern feel.
hunterb867 added this to Exterior
June 2, 2014
Shingles
Tiffany Bohnert added this to Exterior
June 1, 2014
White trim on corners of home & angled corners on screened breezeway
dolliejanelle added this to cimarron
May 31, 2014
style
marneygorman added this to Landscape Ideas
May 28, 2014
Everything!
aaryndobson added this to Chris & Aaryn's Home
May 27, 2014
Cape Cod
mdburghart added this to mdburghart's ideas
May 20, 2014
screen
crobbins1 added this to crobbins1's ideas
May 18, 2014
Cape
prometheus design workshop added this to 10813 Charnock Road
May 17, 2014
irregular cedar shake, james hardie board siding makes these, low maintenance good price
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May 17, 2014
porch behind fence
beeniebaxter added this to beeniebaxter's Ideas
May 7, 2014
siding
nfm47 added this to nfm47's Ideas
May 7, 2014
Enclosed with garden
Lynwood Joyce added this to lynwood_joyce's Ideas
May 4, 2014
Simplicity
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May 4, 2014
new windows, chromatic color and landscaping
stgermainhome added this to barn ideas
April 30, 2014
breezeway screen house
dlstalnaker added this to Shirley Drive
April 29, 2014
screened in
angelaard added this to Cape Cod
April 28, 2014
I like the screened porch.
Melissa Wessel added this to melissa_wessel's ideas
April 24, 2014
swisschard4 added this to exterior
April 22, 2014
screened porch
DeLeers Construction, Inc. added this to Cape Cod Style Home Exterior
April 18, 2014
Cape Cod Style Home Exterior
davobe added this to davobe's ideas
April 15, 2014
small cottage and screened porch with same pitch roof
snowball3211 added this to snowball3211's ideas
April 11, 2014
CAPE COD!!!!!
jlj design studio added this to screen porches
April 10, 2014
I love 'Salt-Boxes".................
pkarle added this to pkarle's ideas
April 8, 2014
traditional cape
paulmisabella added this to Cape Ideas
April 6, 2014
Cape with addition
Joanna Maher added this to joanna_maher's Ideas
April 6, 2014
cape addition
susan10708 added this to Garden And Exteriors
April 4, 2014
Small fenced off garden - possible for guest suite
caroletienne added this to Carol
April 2, 2014
Cedar shingle cottage
cporay added this to cporay's ideas
March 27, 2014
next house???
tmdenbow added this to Exterior Ideas
March 19, 2014
breezeway to garage
rwurdemann added this to Cape cod
March 18, 2014
love this!
holdermom added this to house remodel ideas
March 17, 2014
cape breezeway idea
dekalbfire added this to Bedroom Ideas
March 8, 2014
Screen porch
rosehillfarm added this to rosehillfarm's Beach Home Inspiration
March 4, 2014
A Cape Cod with breezeway to garage
Leanne Michael L U X E lifestyle design added this to nantucket style
March 1, 2014
Weathered exterior
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March 1, 2014
Breezeway
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February 28, 2014
Simplicity
kyagid added this to kyagid's ideas
February 26, 2014
window pattern and chimney
Gretchen added this to Roygbiv's Kitchens
February 24, 2014
Privacy fence in front of screen porch.
kschorz added this to kschorz's ideas
February 24, 2014
breezeway screened in
bozo01 added this to Zellar House
February 20, 2014
cape cod
Heather added this to Cape Cod - Exterior
February 17, 2014
Siding, fireplaces, roof
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February 6, 2014
Roof
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February 6, 2014
exterior
ajneels added this to ajneels's Ideas
January 28, 2014
Simple front
elizabethajones added this to Cape Windows
January 27, 2014
square window
cmbodge added this to Outside design
January 19, 2014
Nice porch area
jmerideth added this to jmerideth's ideas
January 17, 2014
sunporch addition between garage
bglbox added this to bglbox's ideas
January 4, 2014
cape nice with sections
maiseymoon added this to maiseymoon's ideas
December 30, 2013
back entry
debiemahoney added this to Breezeway
December 13, 2013
Screening in my own breezeway.
johnpostiii added this to Exterior Ideas
November 4, 2013
Small, simple, 2-story, and it rambles a bit...may be what is my end result? I like the classic New England look.
brounds added this to brounds's ideas
October 31, 2013
love the breezeway
pmharabedian added this to Chimneys
October 25, 2013
cape cod with stucco chimney
egoody88 added this to breezeways
October 25, 2013
screen porch
jschleif added this to jschleif's ideas
October 24, 2013
Good example of cape with attached ell.
moonsnail added this to moonsnail's ideas
October 23, 2013
Ext. Error design
katecronin added this to katecronin's ideas
October 14, 2013
PERFECT WAY TO ADDRESS THE ENTRANCE PROBLEM ON CEDAR ROAD
Eco Dwelling, LLC added this to My American Colonial
October 3, 2013
Garage breezeway screen porch
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September 28, 2013
Cape addition
sj1hebert added this to 75 Harding Options
September 28, 2013
On Crows Pond Road
jstaloch added this to Curb Appeal
September 17, 2013
like the shake siding
Amy Sander added this to amy_sander's ideas
September 16, 2013
Front stairs
Joanne Osborne added this to Joanne_Osborne's ideas
September 15, 2013
simple steps
kyliecross added this to New House
September 10, 2013
gorgeous.
stwasson added this to Exterior Ideas
September 4, 2013
cape cod
Cindy Ferrick added this to cindy_ferrick's Ideas
August 20, 2013
Porch
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August 13, 2013
Nice
ardenbond added this to ardenbond's Ideas
July 31, 2013
Brrezeway
Martha&Trevor Rivera added this to brattle terrace
July 30, 2013
adding windows to the ends
Rhonda Schluckbier added this to siding
July 27, 2013
addition to garage
amiecakes added this to amiecakes's Ideas
July 20, 2013
Simple
blaughingh added this to blaughingh's Ideas
July 20, 2013
Cape Cod style
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July 16, 2013
Porch
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July 15, 2013
Architects
krze24 added this to krze24's ideas
July 14, 2013
Love this house
bwi9 added this to Ranch Exteriors
July 13, 2013
roof
aer741 added this to aer741's Ideas
July 9, 2013
additions and flooring
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July 6, 2013
fence and vines
Nicholas Head added this to Cape Cod
July 4, 2013
colors
seglcraft added this to Exterior Ideas
July 2, 2013
Connection Garage to House
lorraine1953 added this to lorraine1953's ideas
June 30, 2013
Cape Cod house - Porch
clnt added this to porches
June 29, 2013
enclosed breezeway
Happy Hearth added this to breezeway
June 25, 2013
screnned
Michael Tucker added this to michael_tucker8697's ideas
June 22, 2013
the siding
amelie1918 added this to Exterior Ideas
June 16, 2013
the screen porch
lmkruse added this to Exteriors
June 15, 2013
Cottage
1986chy added this to 1986chy's ideas
June 10, 2013
steps
shennes added this to shennes's ideas
June 10, 2013
garage-house connection
Bruce Harrington Construction Co., Inc. added this to nancygirl's ideas
June 10, 2013
classic simplicity
finelike added this to finelike's ideas
June 9, 2013
Beautiful facade
bearriver09 added this to bearriver09's ideas
June 9, 2013
Design simplicity, elegance
mlwjackson added this to Backyard shed
June 9, 2013
split shake style
danid33 added this to danid33's ideas
June 9, 2013
Exterior
mbro9 added this to mbro9's Ideas
June 9, 2013
Bigger little red house. Love it! Miss it.
Laurel Ennis added this to Outdoor spaces
June 9, 2013
screened porch from garage to house. Good idea.
cherylarch added this to cherylarch's ideas
June 9, 2013
good look for Erickson exteriors, eave details
janareando added this to janareando's Ideas
June 9, 2013
Architectural design considerations w/building home additions?
sclusie added this to BACK PORCH UNDER DORMERS
June 9, 2013
courtyard around steps between garage and door??????
julisafer added this to julisafer's Ideas
June 8, 2013
Cedar shingled cape. New England look
paradise40 added this to paradise40's Ideas
June 8, 2013
New england
seaglo added this to Kitchen Ideas
June 6, 2013
breezeway connects to garage
luegreen added this to luegreen's ideas
June 3, 2013
fence with climbers
whitneycape added this to Exterior Ideas
June 2, 2013
3 season porch off the side
Deborah Sullivan added this to ds_sundry
May 31, 2013
I just love a good cape. probably my favorite kind of house.
walpolevilla added this to walpolevilla's ideas
May 29, 2013
Fits our home
jenzing22 added this to jenzing22's Ideas
May 28, 2013
Porch
celgrowr added this to celgrowr's exterior
May 14, 2013
I just like this one
gannk added this to Mudroom
May 1, 2013
mudroom to garage
fmillian added this to Like the Look
April 25, 2013
Enchated at dusk and how can we add more fireplaces?
Garden Studio added this to Garden Studio Idea Book
April 22, 2013
A small estate.
otaone added this to otaone's Ideas
April 14, 2013
Pots
cwit added this to cwit's ideas
April 9, 2013
love this house
jenraleigh added this to jenraleigh's ideas
April 8, 2013
Donna Yoder added this to donna_yoder's Ideas
April 6, 2013
Typical cape cod
dori2485 added this to Exterior
April 4, 2013
Cute!
nanamatt added this to nanamatt's ideas
April 3, 2013
breezeway between house and garage
shavianne added this to shavianne's ideas
March 2, 2013
Love the enclosed, covered breezeway!
towillia added this to towillia's Ideas
February 13, 2013
Cottage feel
Jennifer Michael added this to jlmichael's ideas
February 10, 2013
love
sochakasia added this to sochakasia's ideas
February 9, 2013
Future cape
Ryan Laxdal added this to small exteriors
January 19, 2013
Traditional
kenbudreau added this to Curb Appeal
December 21, 2012
Chimney extension
andischroeder added this to andischroeder's ideas
December 12, 2012
screen porch
leshaw110 added this to leshaw110's ideas
November 28, 2012
Cape with cedar shakes and extention.
birchandlily added this to Farmhouse exterior
November 10, 2012
cape cod
jrlivermore added this to jrlivermore's ideas
November 9, 2012
cape
dmcgnn999 added this to dmcgnn999's ideas
October 22, 2012
Similiar to our farmhouse
toty added this to toty's Favorites
September 29, 2012
Casa Oxa
lotv added this to Exteriors
September 26, 2012
Windows
kingkoda added this to kingkoda's Ideas
September 23, 2012
Shingles
janethooey added this to janethooey's Ideas
September 17, 2012
Love it
jillneilson77 added this to jillneilson77's ideas
September 14, 2012
Pokey/Litchfiled
rosecottagehome added this to Print for Plan
September 6, 2012
White framed corners on siding. White trim detailing under eaves.
doubledancer added this to overall inspiration
September 2, 2012
nice roof color with shingles
groenewald added this to groenewald's ideas
September 2, 2012
Possible extension for library.
ivokrpelan added this to ivokrpelan's Ideas
September 2, 2012
Mayba
suepluff added this to suepluff's ideas
August 31, 2012
proportions external
walhouse added this to walhouse's ideas
August 31, 2012
fence
jwlmh added this to jwlmh's ideas
August 26, 2012
layers/additions
esds added this to esds's ideas
August 24, 2012
no shutters on cape cod
ckseymour added this to Cape Addition
August 23, 2012
fence and plants in front of mudroom porch
bmrcela added this to bmrcela's ideas
August 22, 2012
fence on 1 side
angelaclevenger added this to angelaclevenger's ideas
August 22, 2012
breezeway
vhelmus added this to screen porch
August 22, 2012
screen porch
nanddburke added this to nanddburke's ideas
August 16, 2012
cottage
kimgjohnsky added this to kimgjohnsky's Ideas
August 9, 2012
half upstairs
Karla Ziegler added this to karla_ziegler's ideas
July 25, 2012
exterior
John R. Shaughnessy, Architectural Designer added this to shaunsr's ideas
July 23, 2012
General
Restoration By Regina added this to Cottage Exteriors
July 18, 2012
looks like a Norris cottage
sewfun added this to outdoor
July 2, 2012
no shutters
debhouse1 added this to exterior
July 1, 2012
dormers
jveir added this to garage
June 29, 2012
Partially obscured screened
Marcia Nason added this to marcianason's ideas
June 14, 2012
..
christinachandler428 added this to christinachandler428's Favorites
May 29, 2012
Layout?
rosecottagehome added this to Exterior
May 19, 2012
cape cod style
gillespk added this to gillespk's ideas
May 18, 2012
breeze way connecting house and garage
abbycalala added this to abbycalala's Favorites
May 9, 2012
Like the house
dpinard added this to dpinard's ideas
April 30, 2012
potential
Martha added this to marthag's last house ideas
April 23, 2012
cape with 2 extensions
Barbara added this to kiawahbarb8's ideas
April 7, 2012
love the breezeway
christihensley added this to christihensley's ideas
April 6, 2012
cute
twisted1 added this to twisted1's ideas
April 4, 2012
cape
kspellane added this to exterior
March 31, 2012
Style of house
oldbat2be added this to oldbat2be's ideas
March 29, 2012
Like light
kerinm71 added this to House type - cape cods
March 28, 2012
Need some dormers
autsears added this to autsears's Favorites
March 27, 2012
Love the rambling added on over the years feel
rachelk07 added this to rachelk07's ideas
March 20, 2012
love this home and the garge then the sun room then the house its soo cute. also the cute fence and the brick sidewalk. its so different
stewingham added this to Exterior--Jane
March 9, 2012
i like capes
bartletthilldesigns added this to Unique Inspirations
February 27, 2012
The perfect cape house
mduncan added this to mduncan's ideas
February 18, 2012
breezeway
armentaliz added this to armentaliz's ideas
February 9, 2012
Love!!!
christinawalker24 added this to christinawalker24's ideas
February 8, 2012
simple and light.
jenkaplan added this to jenkaplan's ideas
February 8, 2012
Exterior
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