The owners’ longtime dream to build a cottage for their retirement finally came true in this beautiful craftsman styled 2,500 sq.ft. custom home appointed with many architectural details.
This craftsman styled 3 bedroom, 2 ½ bath home with timber frame great room and front porch was designed from a photograph the owner had been dreaming about for quite some time. As you approach the home you are welcomed by a beautiful knotty alder front door with leaded glass beneath a grand timber frame and stone front porch. Upon entering the home, you are immediately taken by the warmth and charm of its craftsman styling in the dining entry and great room. From its heavy timber frame trusses and large stone fireplace surrounded by tall windows to the classic white painted crowned case work, natural pine doors, iron railing balusters and custom-made barn style pantry door the home welcomes you to come in and visit. The well-planned kitchen with large granite bar is open to the dining and great room so the cook is always part of the action. The master suite on the first floor just off the great room is well designed with his and her walk-in closets and a bath with custom tile shower. The second floor has two bright guest rooms, a full bath and an art studio. The home also boasts wide plank hardwood floors, a large mudroom and laundry, a two-car garage connected by a breezeway and a full basement ready for finishing.
For all its charm, this house is a modern, highly efficient structure that includes insulated Zip wall sheathing, high efficiency windows, Hybrid dual fuel HVAC system, on demand gas hot water and low maintenance composite exterior.