Edit ModuleShow Tags

Window to Their Past


Published:

When the owners of this classic Rancho Santa Fe hacienda-style home designed their intimate courtyard with a fireplace, they made sure it included a window large enough to look inside and view the two-piece, 8-foot antique wooden hutch they purchased during their honeymoon in Canada in 1973. When it was time to leave their East Coast home recently and downsize in San Diego, the hutch was one of the pieces they simply could not part with. The homeowners say being able to look inside from the courtyard and see their honeymoon hutch enhances the warm and welcoming ambience of the home by adding a nostalgic touch from their first days of marriage. See page 80 for more on this home.  

Edit ModuleShow Tags
Edit ModuleShow Tags

More »Related Stories

Betsy Bracken Has Turned Her Cardiff House into a Home

The Bixby & Ball owner takes a moment to stop and smell the scented candles

How to Estate Sale Like a Pro

Six tips for the flea market novice, plus the best places to treasure hunt in San Diego

Vintage Goods Fill Point Loma Home

A local couple builds a unique home, one estate sale at a time
Edit ModuleShow Tags
Edit ModuleShow Tags

Most Popular

  1. Vote Now for San Diego's Best Restaurants 2017
    From poke to taco shops, you choose San Diego’s best eats and drinks in 88 categories
  2. A Beer-Lover’s Special (and Very Limited) Beer Alternative
    Cidre Brut, a Génépi-infused cider created by the US Grant Hotel, is a one-of-a-kind taste experience
  3. The Best of North County 2017
    We scouted the greatest, buzzworthiest things to do, see, sip, and taste north of the 56
  4. San Diego's Best Neighborhoods 2017
    Hot neighborhoods, easy commutes, new parks, and more for 2017
  5. First Look: Crack Shack Encinitas
    The fast-casual chicken joint opens its first North County location
  6. Best of North County Party 2017
    Join us for the ultimate celebration of the top restaurants, breweries and businesses in NoCo
Edit ModuleShow Tags

Promotions

Go Ahead... Ask McMillin!

At McMillin Realty, we are encouraging you to bring us your real estate questions. We will answer these questions….. for free.

Not Your Grandma's Orthotics

New year, new – shoe? Staying on your feet for long hours at a time just got a whole lot more comfortable with Wiivv’s BASE custom insoles
Edit ModuleShow Tags
Edit Module
Edit Module

Connect With Us:

Edit ModuleShow Tags

Sponsored

Enter a Drawing You Could Actually Win

There are more than 1,700 prizes in the Dream House Raffle

Buy a Raffle Ticket, Win This Rare Sports Car

Donate to a good cause to seriously upgrade your ride
Edit ModuleShow Tags
Edit Module Edit Module
Edit ModuleShow Tags
Edit ModuleShow Tags