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Mullions, week-end cottage of Caroline Holdaway and Fatimah Namdar, Cotswolds, England, Source: House & Garden UK

Diseño de Interiores & Arquitectura: La Maison dUlysse Casa de Huéspedes

note: a new post on Haute Design by Sarah Klassen: Hotel: Maison D’Ulysse, France

Sadly, thatching is a dying art. The insurance companies might be happy but who will re-roof this Bristol, England classic when it's due? If you like natural homes, we have an album full on our site at http://theownerbuildernetwork.co/house-hunting/sustainable-and-green-homes/natural-homes/ Don’t forget to share your thoughts below.

This thatched rubble stone cottage was built in 1811 in a little place called Blaise Hamlet near Bristol, England.~Not only do I love the stone, but also the thatched roof and that curved bench, and oh the leaded windows too.

— Stone Cottage, Newport, Rhode Island

— Stone Cottage, Newport, Rhode Island

Luxury self-catering cottage Fulbrook, Oxon, self-catering luxury cottage Fulbrook in Oxon

Inspiration for Cart Cottage in Death at an English Wedding, book 7 in the Murder on Location series. ~ Real location found through the website: Luxury self-catering cottage Fulbrook, Oxon, self-catering luxury cottage Fulbrook in Oxon

Have you ever dreamed of living in a story book French Chateau?  Well you can have this kind of detail by giving up some square footage.  Redefining luxury for today market.  Leo understands authentic European details and how to make them happen.  Let's design yours! Leodowellinteriors.com

French Gate House - would love to see what this looks like inside (& a floor plan). would be the best kids bus stop ever

Lincoln Park, Chicago

French empire architecture in Lincoln Park / Chicago. New York City is also full of these types of beautiful limestone townhouses on it's Upper East Side.


I can envision spending lazy evenings there, simmering autumn soups and sharing soft laughter with my family. Lanterns and tea dyed curtains. Mmm, yes. Enjoy the simple things.


I am a dreamer, I am a romantic, I am stubborn and .