Lombardy Lane, Laguna BeachBeach Style Exterior, Orange County

Photo by Grey Crawford

Small coastal beige one-story exterior home photo in Orange County with a hip roof —  Houzz
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bam143 wrote:Apr 26, 2014
kimberlyelise wrote:Jun 1, 2014
  • Debra Panting
    Love shelving g with pots
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    reks enterprises

    pl show rooms plan / full plan of house


Katherine Wilson wrote:May 9, 2014
  • kathryn symington
    One of the most charming and functional small homes I've ever seen. You are fortunate in your selections, taste, and location.
  • yalemichmom

    Ditto all the other comments! My son just graduated from college and moved from the east coast to Cardiff-by-Sea, CA. I'm going to implore him to save his money and buy a cottage that Mr. Collins has or will renovate, someday. Simply fabulous taste and attention to period detail. This 950 sq ft. "cutie" is all I'd ever want. Bravo to you and your team! Love your art collection as well.

jumbot wrote:Aug 9, 2014
  • Mado Nkemasong
    Its simple & nice
  • tinyfreedom4me
    This is a darling house, from its windows, shape, Dutch door and lovely fence. Excellent design.
ciscomo wrote:May 7, 2014
  • ciscomo
    Thank you so much. The inside photo really really made me think it was blue. The house is SO darling!
  • mijoy4life
    what color is the home?
Preslie Muhammad wrote:Oct 26, 2016
Amal Papa wrote:May 14, 2014
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    Clark Collins - Collins Design & Development
    Thanks for your question. Unfortunately, certain specific details of each project are proprietary to the owner/client. For additional information, please contact my office at 949.494.5255 or clark@collinsone.net.
Rak Rich wrote:Apr 26, 2014
Murat Çetinkaya wrote:Jan 23, 2017
    Danielle Brown_Swanston wrote:Jan 28, 2015

      What Houzz contributors are saying:

      mitchell_parker
      Mitchell Parker added this to 25 of the Most Popular Homes on HouzzJan 21, 2015

      4. A Beach Cottage Gets Its Vibe BackInterior designer Clark Collins has packed so much charm into his 900-square-foot beach cottage in Laguna Beach, California, that you’ll think differently about what’s possible with a small house. Location: Laguna Beach, CaliforniaSize: 900 square feet (84 square meters); 2 bedrooms, 2 bathroomsYear built: 1946See the full tour

      becky
      Becky Harris added this to Houzz Tour: A Beach Cottage Gets Its Vibe BackApr 28, 2014

      Photos by Grey CrawfordHouzz at a GlanceWho lives here: Clark CollinsLocation: Laguna Beach, CaliforniaSize: 900 square feet (84 square meters); 2 bedrooms, 2 bathroomsYear built: 1946“My goal for the exterior was to keep it simple and quaint,” Collins says. He added details like plant pot shelves, latticework and a Dutch door.The city of Laguna Beach has identified homes and other structures with potential historic significance, but the register includes only structures built before 1942, so Collins’ house was slightly too young to be a candidate. However, he was able to research it himself to restore its original charm. His experience and advice regarding Laguna Beach can certainly help guide you no matter where you live.“In Laguna the best place to start researching a property is the city property records. Find out when the home was built, who the builder was, and check the ownership records through the city or your local title company,” he says. “Then check with the heritage committee or the local historical society.” Collins also found that First American Title Company had a thorough collection of old photographs for all parts of Orange County.

      What Houzzers are commenting on:

      tamara_holling
      Tamara Holling added this to Exterior5 days ago

      shelf under window in blue for plants

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      Camaletta Maxwell added this to My ideasOct 15, 2019

      love the wind planted, brick tiles and design of the house

      orchardterrace
      orchardterrace added this to Exterior paint colorsSep 21, 2019

      Dunn Edwards Cottage White. Like short fence.

      smithbrown
      smithbrown added this to Wish ListSep 10, 2019

      I SO LOVE the charm and detail of this lovely little cottage. The roof showing nicely. The windows with small panes, the wall and fence that mimic the windows and the porch 'rail' mimicing the windows and the little turret.... Really lvely, and the door with matching window, and the flower boxes. Lovely.

      qchomekeeper
      qchomekeeper added this to Beach Cottage RedoJul 27, 2019

      A possible way of hiding beach house stilts...

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