From polished and sophisticated to rustic and casual, you can find your very own coastal style from this collection of our favorite beach cottages.
Photo: Deborah Whitlaw Llewellyn
A North Carolina couple learned to live with—and play up—their cottage’s quirky charms in Morehead City. While planning a renovation, Catherine and Mason Williams grew attached to the small 1914 cottage and decided not to make any additions but to optimize every inch of the 1,350 square feet. That’s where the couple’s four years of living on a 53-foot Ketch sailing yacht came in handy.