ten penny cottage
Ten Penny Studio is striving to add value, density, access and diversity to our neighborhoods by creating a backyard cottage that is cost effective, efficient in size and lifetime energy use, flexible to meet different needs and sites, and welcome in character and scale.
introducing the ten penny cottage...
right-sized, optimally daylit, super-insulated, and featuring low impact materials and systems to optimize the cottage's lifecycle costs
full project support
guidance from start to finish: feasibility, design, permitting, and construction
cost-effective + high-quality
thoughtful design and high-quality craftsmanship deliver cost-effective, well-built, durable, and delightful dwellings
housing for all ages
universal and adaptable design strategies are applied to create dwellings for all ages and needs throughout the cottage's lifetime
streamlined + flexible
standard planning modules are applied to streamline the design process and can be flexibly combined and configured to respond to unique project goals and site conditions