The word cottage invokes the image of a small, cozy, inviting home somewhere in the countryside. Traditionally cottages were built in rural or semi-rural areas, sometimes alongside water such as rivers or lakes. Having existed for many centuries, cottages bring together a homely aesthetic with character and functionality. Although cottages today are very different from their predecessors, they still share that quintessential quaintness that has kept them popular for so long. Here is a brief history on this iconic house:
The word “Cottage” originates from England where they were very common in the English countryside. Early cottages contained a ground floor, with the roof space being used for bedrooms.
Even today, cottage house plans remain very popular for their relaxing atmosphere and quaint appearance coupled with modern conveniences and luxurious facilities. Sater Design has a number of beautiful cottage house plans available, which can be modified to suit your lifestyle, family and needs. For a peaceful vacation house or warm, family dwelling - consider our cottage house plans for your new home.