This classic Carmel cottage with barn-shingle exterior and clear-heart redwood interior embodies the essence of Carmel charm and is located south of Ocean Avenue just 3 blocks to the shops and restaurants of downtown and a short stroll to Carmel's white sandy beach. The home features a high beam-ceiling living room with Carmel stone fireplace and built-in bookshelves. The charming dining and family room features rustic brick floors and fireplace and opens to a Carmel stone patio offering options for outdoor living. The kitchen has been nicely updated with skylights, granite countertops, and tile floors. There is a private upstairs master suite, and a total of 3 bedrooms and 2 baths. This charming home would be a perfect vacation getaway or permanent residence.