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Tiny cottage renovation

A small Santa Monica cottage gets a new, right-size lease on life

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A view of the cottage's deck and backyard.
Photography by Lisa Romerein

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As funds allowed, the pair added a home office and a laundry to the garage and put in a garden with a bubbling fountain and a pint-size lawn for their Jack Russell terriers, Pearl and Buck. Custom storage and furnishings followed.


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