Tutor Cottage Renovations and Alterations to First FL, South Orange, New Jersey

Repeat clients called upon Clawson Architects to tackle “Phase 2” of their home; to update the kitchen and the desire for more living space all within a budget. By re-envisioning the way one enters this charming cottage, we were able to take back valuable interior space.
The new front door entryway now organizes the space in a way that is much more efficient. The living room is now a utilized spacious room no longer a cut through to get to other areas of the home. The homeowners are amazed how a simple change affected the quality of their lifestyle and saved them the cost of an addition. The final project was to renovate the kitchen in the same location. New cabinets and countertops along with a slightly bigger peninsula counter and an additional cabinet on the end created a functional and efficient kitchen that is consistent with the character of this very charming cottage house.







Tutor Cottage Renovations and Alterations, South Orange, New Jersey
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Clawson Architects was able to transform this Tutor Cottage with a simple move that had huge results. See www.clawsonarchitects.com to read the entire story.
“Wilmington?” — ematteso
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The new front door entryway now organizes the space in a way that is much more efficient. A small bench, hooks and shelf organize the homeowners belongings. New details were added at the stair to enhance the area. See before images at www.clawsonarchitects.com to understand the complete transformation.
“Medium stain with dark door” — 1313lolita
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The new front door entryway now organizes the space in a way that is much more efficient. The living room is now a utilized spacious room no longer a cut through to get to other areas of the home. The homeowners are amazed how a simple change affected the quality of their lifestyle and saved them the cost of an addition.
“cava” — alejandraalro
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The final project was to renovate the kitchen in the same location. New cabinets and countertops along with a slightly bigger peninsula counter and an additional cabinet on the end created a functional and efficient kitchen that is consistent with the character of this very charming cottage house.
“Cookbook holder.” — Phillip Cheah
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The Krakowers contacted Clawson Architects with a Bathroom renovation and called us back in for an addition....what they got was much more affordable and a complete makeover. Clawson Architects realized that the circulation was all off and that by relocating the front door, the Krakowers could relcaim much of their space for living and renovate the kitchen. The new front door...More
“Windows” — tmoralez
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