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Fairytale cottage with lush gardens asks $1.32M

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Major “Howards End” vibes

Exterior shot of the house with red roses in the garden, an archway leading to the front door, and a gray home. Photos by Wayne Capili, courtesy of Sotheby’s International Realty

Built in 1925, this Carmel home looks like the setting of Merchant-Ivory flick. Set on a 3,920-square-foot lot, the cottage comes with English countryside charm aplenty:. A rose garden greets you as you make your way to the front door, leading to house with dark woods and period details galore.

Featuring two bedrooms, two bathrooms, and 975 square feet, this abode comes with vaulted ceilings, wood paneling, exposed beams, skylights, a Dutch door, a private gazebo, decks, and a stone wall.

There’s even a second level, which leads you to the master bedroom area.

The property has been lovingly cared for over the years, gently renovated as of late so as not to bruise its other-era charm. If this is your idea of a dream home, it can be yours for a cool $1,320,000.

Listing is through Kirk Probasco for Sotheby’s International Realty.

The living room with vaulted ceilings made up of dark wood, a fireplace, run, red sofa, table with red tulips on it, and a grandfather clock next to a picture window.
Dark wood ceiling makes this living room ultra cozy and warm.
Kitchen with a low-slung roof, ceiling painted white, new stove, oven, and gray cabinetry. The sink white and large. There’s also a Dutch door with windows on the top section.
Farm sink and new cabinetry highlights the kitchen area.
Two uneven windows with a tree in front, white wood paneling, and a light. The dutch door, half of it ajar, can be seen to the left.
Dutch door and windows galore allow for maximum natural light.
A staircase leading upstairs, two windows with natural light pouring through. Wood flooring.
Starway leading to second floor.
One of the bedrooms, featuring a skylight, low-slung ceiling, white painted ceiling, tow chairs, a wood dresser, and oriental rug.
Bedroom with skylight and exposed beams.
A white gazebo with lush plants growing it it, two white deck chairs on a wood deck. More greenery can be seen on the top of the house and from the garden’s trees.
Gazebo and fountain punctuate the garden’s outdoor deck.