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Spanish European Casita | Baja Norte California, Mexico

Charming modern European guest cottage with Spanish and moroccan influences located on the coast of Baja! This casita was designed with airbnb short term stay guests in mind. The custom U-shape kitchen, with it's Moroccan green and white chevron pattern tiled walls and hood, farrow & ball "off black" cabinets and floating open shelving concept, is also equipped with a dedicated coffee bar, double burner gas cooktop, mini fridge w/freezer, wine beverage fridge, microwave and tons of storage. Adjacent to the kitchen is a custom built-in dining niche' and 3 piece modern micro cement and Moroccan tile bathroom! Both spaces are finished off with Turkish rugs, salvaged antique, accessories, customized light fixtures and original art work.

The sleeping area is large in feel, although considered a studio in design, it houses a lovely queen size canopy bed draped with fine linen and dressed in layers of luxurious bed linens with a flickering Moravian star hanging above for truly a romantic feel. The bed is flanked with a pair of customized bedside tables using sections of a vintage wrought iron gate as decorative supports. The custom "open swing" wood windows have hand forged iron slide latches with Italian tassels hanging from each one. The windows are draped with indigo blue and bone striped Turkish cotton towels made into drapery panels.

The bathroom is compact in size but still roomy enough for two to shower together in the polished micro cement shower stall with a curbed blue and white moroccan tile border. The vanity was created using a vintage hand carved demilune table topped with a natural limestone counter surface to support a beautiful hand painted talavera vessel sink with a lovely vintage mirror of a zillion cut glass pieces hanging over the sink, a vintage brass chandelier and original oil painting from Puerto Vallarta, Turkish rug and unique brass door handles and hardware from India and Morocco.

In the living room area you'll find a hand plastered beehive fireplace, a pair of exquisite vintage leather bergere chairs with matching ottomans facing a wall mount roku tv and gorgeous antique buffet used as a credenza to hold books, games and extra linens perfect for relaxation enjoying the custom wall fountain and charming patio area through the salvaged black French doors.

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