What is the difference between a cottage and a bungalow
COTTAGES M U S T have more than 70 % greens in and around with classical looks & mostly with " V " -type roof-tops.
BUNGLOWS : Full of concrete designs with lawns of most modern/fashionable outlooks.
Also, a bungalow is a subset of the set "cottage." A bungalow is a cottage where the floor is raised up from ground level, creating a sub-area beneath of about 2 feet or more. I believe the style was taken from British houses built in rain-soaked Africa and India, allowing cottages to more easily survive floods, or at least wet ground. It also tends to insulate the houses if done properly, making them easier to cool in the summer.
A cottage is a rural dwelling, usually detached, originally consisting of one lower room where farm workers ate and lived alongside the animals, and, generally, one upper room where they slept. Now it's just a little house, characterized, I suppose, by thick walls, small windows, low ceilings and wizene ...more