House by the sea

Discover stunning houses by the sea and get inspired to create your dream home. Explore top ideas to design a coastal oasis that combines comfort and breathtaking views.
An entire cove for sale, including the 'most-photographed house in Cornwall' - Country Life Beach Cottages, Cottages By The Sea, Cottage By The Sea, Seaside Cottage, House By The Sea, Country House, Stone Cottage, Country Cottage, Cornwall House

Every so often an opportunity comes along which is so rare as to be effectively unique. That’s the case today, as the picturesque and unspoilt Lamorna Cove has come up for sale. Located at West Penwith, five miles from Penzance, it’s one of the last remaining bays in Cornwall that remains in private hands – and …

Kiran Garcha
Coolidge Point House Cliffside is a 7,600-square-foot home perched on a cliff in Manchester-by-the-Sea, Massachusetts. Although entirely new construction, the Coolidge Point house was designed and built to evoke the grandeur of historic seaside mansions. The new design borrowed various architectural elements, such as the turret, from an old home that had once stood on its site, resulting in a stunning blend of traditional aesthetics and modern building practices. Old Houses, Architecture, Cliff House, Cottages By The Sea, House By The Sea, Cottage By The Sea, House, House Near The Sea, Victorian Homes

For centuries, home builders have been drawn to sites on mountaintops, craggy coastlines, and rock islands to take advantage of the climate, natural resources, and dramatic scenery. Although houses built on cliffs might appear to be precariously perched, a good architect will ensure that sound engineering practices keep the structure firmly planted on solid ground. Here are our favorite cliffside dwellings with the most enjoyable views!

Tina Socarras
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Ensconced along a scenic stretch of the Pacific coast, between the ever-buzzing cities of San Francisco and Los Angeles, the breezy village of Carmel-by-the-Sea enjoys life at a slower pace and welcomes visitors to do the same. Lush vegetation—including redwoods, pines, junipers, and rare Monterey cypresses—borders the craggy coastline of Carmel Bay. The five cozy - Page 2

kirsten Calhoun