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    • Virginia Phillips

      Carmel -by-the Sea has enchanting architecture. But the most enchanting to me are the fairytale cottages built by Hugh Comstock. Hugh’s wife, Mayotta, made and sold rag dolls that she named “Otsy -Totsys”. When her dolls outgrew their home , she asked Hugh to build her a Doll House to use for her sales and as a showroom. And so he built HANSEL

    • Moon Flower

      There’s no greater modern-day fairytale village than Carmel-by-the-Sea in California. This community features a number of charming homes built in the 1920s by Hugh Comstock. It all began when the architect’s wife asked him to build her a doll house as a show room for the rag dolls she sold, and the result was ‘Hansel’, above.

    • Valerie Kilpatrick

      Adorable fairytale cottages built in Carmel-by-the-Sea in the 1920s .... now worth millions. This was the first house, named "Hansel" by the builder, Hugh Comstock. The next was "Gretel"....

    • mary hall

      Fairytale cottage "Hansel" built by Hugh Comstock (all the Carmel houses and then some on this awesome blog)

    • Soo Mullen

      Fairy Tale Cottage House Plans | 46 Unusual House designs Like Fairy Tales - Western Homes

    • Donna Robertson

      Hansel - The Doll House I am back again from a trip to Carmel. My love of the whimsical storybook homes built in the 1920's continues to grow. "The lovable little Otsy-Totsy dolls that Mayota made, quickly outgrew the Comstock home. They were seated, stacked and strewn everywhere in the the house. As a result, Carmel's first fairytale home was built especially... Taken from the book -The Fairy Tale Houses of Carmel- by Joanne Mathewson blogged at Linda Hartong Photography.

    • Linda Logan

      The World's 15 Storybook Cottage Homes ~ The Doll House, Carmel, California, USA

    • Annette Stahl

      Tiny House Love -13 Small Coastal Cottages by the Sea by delia

    • Cheyenne Bolin

      Dream House (Cottage).

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