Live Large in a Small Space

There is just something alluring about a cozy beach cottage. See how three families make the most of their square feet—one has fewer than 380!

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Double Duty
Photographer: David Tsay, Writer: David Hanson

Double Duty

There is nothing wasted inside the single-walled structure, were exposed rafters and structural supports inside function like built-in storage lockers for books. Several rooms have double functions: The den (pictured at left) is outfitted with daybeds to sleep extra guests, and one end of the living room is reserved for dining at the large farm table.

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