An English Tudor (& Cottage) on the Coast of Kent

by hookedonhouses on July 28, 2014

A Tudor Manor and Adjoining Cottage on the Sea in Kent | hookedonhouses.netDave and I have been talking about how much we’d love to go back to England. Last time we spent most of our vacation in London, but we’d like to get out of the city a little more and see other parts of the country someday. This lovely old Tudor with its adjoining cottage on Sandwich Bay, for instance, would be an amazing place to stay. [click to continue…]

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Choose Your Favorite: 5 Vacation Homes in Maine

by hookedonhouses on July 24, 2014

5 Beautiful Vacation Home Rentals in Maine | hookedonhouses.net

Inspired by that Victorian summer cottage I showed you yesterday, I started looking up vacation houses to rent in Maine. Totally an exercise in daydreaming, mind you, but I found 5 places I’d like to spend my summer in. Which one would you choose? [click to continue…]

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A Victorian Summer Cottage on Kennebunk Beach

by hookedonhouses on July 23, 2014

A Victorian Summer Home on the Beach in Maine | hookedonhouses.netHey, if you’re going to have a summer house, why not get one on the beach? And if it’s on the beach, why not make it a Victorian cottage with its original gingerbread trim and a wraparound porch overlooking the water, right? [click to continue…]

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Laura Palmer’s Dutch Colonial from “Twin Peaks”

by hookedonhouses on July 22, 2014

Laura Palmer's House from "Twin Peaks" For Sale | hookedonhouses.netRaise your hand if you remember the weirdness that was the early ’90s TV drama Twin Peaks. Poor, doomed Laura Palmer lived with her family in a white Dutch Colonial on the show. Now it’s on the market in Washington, so let’s take a look… [click to continue…]

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How to Fall in Love With Your Home & More Links I Like

July 18, 2014

Here are 7 things I liked this week and had to share:

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Tori & Dean’s Lake House on “Cabin Fever”

July 17, 2014

Tori Spelling has to be one of the hardest working women on TV. I’ve lost track of the number of shows she’s had over the years! Now she’s got another one called Cabin Fever that follows her and husband Dean McDermott as they fix up their summer cottage in Ontario.

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Model Home #2: Taking a Tour of a Smaller House Plan

July 15, 2014

Welcome back, fellow lookiloos. Hope you enjoyed yesterday’s model home tour and are ready for another one. This is a smaller house plan they offer in the subdivision and has the garage in back, so I liked the exterior better. Take a look…

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10 Decorating Ideas Spotted in a Model Home

July 14, 2014

When we were visiting my parents recently, they mentioned that a new development was being built next to theirs and that it had a model home that had just opened, so of course I headed straight over! I’m always curious to see which decorating trends I’ll find in a house like this. Here are 10 things that stood out […]

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