Updated Contemporary Cottages For Unpretentious Accommodation


City Cottage by Verstas Arkkitehdit

In his melancholic, semi-autobiographical Enigma of Arrival, V.S. Naipaul writes of purchasing and then living in an English Cottage. The small home would play a major role in the author’s meditations on daily life and routine, a nexus from which the story is spun.


SHIFT Cottage by superkul inc | architectcottage

Quaker Bluff Cottage by Birdseye Design

The term “cottage” comes from the word “cotter,” which refers to a person who performs farming duties in exchange for lodging. The word is English in origin, as is the architectural style. Constructed of a single floor with the sleeping quarters under the roof, cottage architecture is simple and utilitarian, with an emphasis on comfort.

Read the full article on Architizer here.


The Cottage by Gray Organschi Architecture


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