Texas Bungalow With Elbow Room
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Cozy Cottages and Bungalows for Sale Across America

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Small But Beautiful

Consider the cottage or bungalow. Though they may not be the best choice for large families, their charm and general affordability make them a great option for couples or first-time home buyers. Maybe you're looking to downsize, maybe you are looking for a great first real-estate purchase, maybe you just like adorable Zillow listings. Whatever the reason, here are some cozy cottages and bungalows for sale across America.


Prices and availability are subject to change.


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The Craftsman Cali Bungalow
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The Craftsman Cali Bungalow

San Diego 

$650,000

 

Nestled in San Diego's North Park neighborhood is this cute little Craftsman bungalow, all 803 square feet of it. Along with updated windows throughout and French doors leading outside from the rear bedroom, there's a built-in hutch in the dining room. Don't overlook the fenced-in backyard complete with pergola. 


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The Perfect Kansas Starter Home
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The Perfect Kansas Starter Home

Norton, Kansas

$108,000


Looking for something a little more budget friendly? Check out this four-bed, two-bath bungalow in Kansas. But, budget-friendly doesn't have to mean boring. There are two living areas, one upstairs and one downstairs, the downstairs one with a built-in projector for your very own improvised home theater! The large fenced-in backyard makes it perfect for kids or adults who like some recreational space.


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A Starter Cottage With Room to Grow
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A Starter Cottage With Room to Grow

Tampa, Florida

$299,900

 

This little Tampa charmer is 570 square feet — one bed, one bath, and lots of light inside. One great thing about the property is that the lot is 6,600 square feet and the cottage is in the rear, meaning you can build a grander home when you're ready, if you'd like, and use the cottage as a starter with room to grow.


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A NOLA Original
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A NOLA Original

New Orleans 

$879,000

 

With three beds, three baths, and 2,554 square feet, this single-story cottage is just oozing with charm. It's steps away from Audubon Park, has verdant landscaping and lots of room inside for working, playing, lounging, and anything else.

Texas Bungalow With Elbow Room
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Texas Bungalow With Elbow Room

Dallas 

$325,000

 

Located on a spacious lot, this home has a versatile floorplan. There are two bedrooms and an office, which you could turn into a third bedroom if you wanted. Thoughtful details abound, such as a spacious, light-filled dining room, a wood burning fireplace, upgraded light fixtures, and original wood floors.

 

Related: Art Deco to Victorian: Architectural Homes for Sale Across America

A Fresno Find
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The Green Midtown Bungalow
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The Green Midtown Bungalow

Jackson, Tennessee

$199,900

 

This bright, airy home is a find for the right person or couple. It's one bedroom, one bath, but with charming details — 12-foot ceilings, pine hardwood and tile flooring, a renovated bathroom and kitchen, a walk-in cedar-lined closet, and more.

The Budget Bungalow
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The Budget Bungalow

Phillipsburg, Kansas

$79,500

 

Okay, but what about something under $100k? We've got you with this 1½-story bungalow, located a block away from the elementary school. It has three beds, one bath, 1,332 square feet, and a floor plan designed to use all the space available. There's a third bedroom and a closet on the third floor, plus a basement. And check out that porch and fenced-in backyard.

The Old Key West Hideaway
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The Old Key West Hideaway

Key West, Florida

$849,000


The first thing you'll notice about this dreamy Conch cottage is the front porch, a welcome sight to all who approach. Inside, you'll find a high-end kitchen with quartz countertops, a living room with white shiplap walls and vaulted ceiling with cove lighting, and more. Two beds, one bath, one very cute home.

The Nantucket-Style Bungalow
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The Nantucket-Style Bungalow

Sacramento, California

$879,900


The listing declares this home has "UNMISTAKABLE CHARM AND CHARACTER KNOWN AS ART HAUS." They're not wrong! This homehas four beds, two baths, almost 1,900 square feet, and features artistic and architectural touches that will delight those with an eye. Think granite countertops, natural oak hardwood floors, dual pane windows, a stamped concrete covered patio, and more.

The Bridge Mill Cottage
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The Bridge Mill Cottage

Canton, Georgia

$330,000

 

This cottage conjures up images of mornings spent on the porch with a cup of coffee and a sleeping pup. It has three beds, three baths, 1,641 square feet, a sunroom, neutral paint inside (a blank canvas for you to add to), and more.

The Cottage With a Guest Cottage
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The Cottage With a Guest Cottage

Midland, Texas

$279,000

 

This cottage located in Old Midland has three beds and two baths, with a little guest cottage with a bed and a bath. There's also a finished basement/storm cellar, a fireplace with brick accents, and an in-ground pool.

The 1930s Stone Cottage
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The 1930s Stone Cottage

Hermitage, Tennessee

$450,000

 

If you're looking to own a bit of history, check out this 1930s cottage that sits on over 4 acres of land. There's a stone exterior, multiple barns on the property, and the opportunity to live a country life while still being close to civilization.

The Farmhouse Cottage (and more)
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The Farmhouse Cottage (and More)

Placerville, California

$327,500

 

Maybe you're looking for something versatile, a real estate investment that covers your bases. You don't know whether you want to live there, work there, rent it, or whatever else. Consider this former tasting room in Northern California. There's a front porch, high ceilings, a full kitchen, and an ADA-compliant bathroom. There's a large back deck with a picnic area. The sky's the limit.


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Classic Cape Cod Cottage
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Classic Cape Cod Cottage

West Yarmouth, Massachusetts

$329,900

 

Looking for a classic Cape Cod situation? You've found it. This two-bed, one-bath gem in West Yarmouth is 0.6 miles from Englewood Ocean beach and features updates like the roof, vinyl windows, and hot water heater. Don't overlook the private backyard.


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The Self-Sufficient Arizona Spot
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The Self-Sufficient Arizona Spot

Seligman, Arizona

$299,000

 

Along with three beds, two baths, 1,420 square feet, and a new kitchen, this home has something unique to offer. It has 4.7kW of power generation, more than 2,000 gallons of household water storage, and over 3,000 gallons of rain-catch water storage (for gardens and animals). Oh, and plenty of battery storage. If you're looking for a place to really stand on your own two feet, you may have found it.


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The Tudor-Style Texas Cottage
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The Tudor-Style Texas Cottage

Gladewater, Texas

$165,000


The listing says this home has "traditional charm." We agree, but also think it feels like something one of the characters in Mad Men would live in (but in Texas). Built in the 1930s, this home has its original glass doorknobs, drawer pulls and fixtures. The property has oaks, pecan trees, a fig tree, and a pear tree and is a quick walk away from the town's antiques district.

The Little House of Blue

The Little House of Blue

Byron, Georgia

$159,900

 

Doesn't this property look like the setting of a Nordic fairytale? Instead, it's located in the American South, and at 1,484 square feet, three beds, and two baths, it has plenty of space. There's also much that's been updated — the kitchen, the laminate flooring, the roof shingles, the storm doors on the front and back. There's a spacious backyard, an above ground pool, a new deck, and more.

The Vermont Hideaway
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The Vermont Hideaway

Bethel, Vermont

$219,000

 

Looking to move to Vermont and get away from it all? Meet your new dream cottage. This one-bed, one-bath home offers lots of property and lots of updates. The kitchen alone has lots of natural light, with cathedral ceilings and a skylight. A wood-burning stove awaits in the living room.

The Red Brick Bungalow
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The Red Brick Bungalow

St. Louis

$165,000


This little cutie looks retro on the outside while being clean and modern on the inside. There's plenty about it that's new — the water heater, garbage disposal, furnace, deck — but it retains the old-timey charm with details like original stained glass windows. The added-on sunroom looks perfect for lounging.

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The Columbus Parcel

Columbus, Ohio

$1.49 million

 

At first blush, it may look like this listing is trying to sell you less than 600 square feet of property for over a million dollars. Instead, it's a package deal, including a warehouse, double home, and a cute little cottage. If you're a property mogul looking for income but also want a cottage, this is for you.

The Classic Shingle Bungalow
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