In this example of a major residential renovation, I added a second floor to the 1931, 910 square foot cottage. Which ultimately doubled the square footage, and it went from two bedrooms and one bath, to four bedrooms and three baths.
Existing first floor:
Proposed first floor:
Above you can see I opened up the floor plan while maintaining one bedroom and one bathroom. I also bumped out the kitchen to gain counter space and added a fireplace in the living room.
Proposed new second floor:
Existing exterior elevations:
Proposed exterior elevations:
To see more of this project, go to Fairly Ordinary Home.