Set back on a quiet section of Casanova Street in Carmel, this cottage exudes calmness and privacy. For almost 100 years this home has been lovingly preserved and cared for by the same family and meticulously maintained to represent Carmel’s earlier times. Numerous improvements have been made throughout the home including plumbing, electrical, heating and roof. All done with the utmost care, in an effort to preserve the original charm and character that has made this cottage so unique and special. Now available to purchase for the first time, come see this home today, as it may be another 100 years before it’s available again.
Size: 2.018 acres
4 bedrooms, 4 full, 2 half baths main house
1 bedroom, 1 bathroom detached guest unit
Original construction: 1991 | Remodeled in 2001
Builder: Garnero Construction
Interior Design: Jeffrey Doherty
Private study with custom white oak panels & walnut accents. Wood burning fireplace and French doors lead to oceanside terrace.
Master Bath: His & Her sinks, jacuzzi tub, shower & private toilet with bidet.
Large custom master wardrobe with make up vanity, onyx island.
Large master with seating area & remote gas fireplace.
Floors: hand milled and distressed Hickory Pecan
Kitchen cabinets: walnut
Countertops: solid quartz
Kitchen island cabinets: reclaimed white oak
Doors: solid walnut
Masonry: limestone quarried from Texas, custom milled and designed for the property.
Great room: reclaimed timbers
Hand made custom cabinetry by LX Rossi of San Francisco in great room,
master bedroom and media room
Chef’s Kitchen with large quartz topped island. Viking 8 burner stove/oven with copper & brass hood. Eat-in kitchen area features 4 seat raised bar and glass top breakfast table with L-shape seating. A butler’s nook & coffee bar features an additional sink, double ovens, dishwasher & additional storage.
Appliances: Viking 8 burner stove with two ovens, Viking double wall ovens, Viking Microwave, 2 Miele dishwashers, Sub-Zero refrigerator, 2 freezer drawers, 6 fridge drawers, wine cooler.
Exterior pool terrace with infinity pool and spa with automatic cover, built-in BBQ, outdoor gathering area with fireplace, bar and full kitchen.
Detached 1 bedroom, 1 bathroom guest house with kitchenette, privately nestled among the cypress trees with ocean view patio.
2 security gates, 3 car garage, 5 fireplaces, wine cellar and generator that runs entire property
Laundry room off kitchen features Maxima front load washer and dryer, sink and additional storage.