The owners of this property will use the carriage house with garage as a year round weekend retreat until they are ready to build a retirement home nearby on the site. The carriage house at that time will become guest accommodations. The home's interior has a number of custom built ins desiged specifically to enhance this compact living space. The building's exterior siding is low maintenance James Hardie Fiber Cement siding in Boothbay Blue and clapboards. The the living quarters are highly insulated to lessen the cost of heating or a/c year round. The building is topped with a distinctive cupola and weather vane.