Cape Cod cottage

\ (ˈ)kāp-ˈkäd- How to pronounce Cape Cod cottage (audio) \

Definition of Cape Cod cottage

: a compact rectangular dwelling of one or one-and-a-half stories usually with a central chimney and steep gable roof

called also cape, Cape Cod

First Known Use of Cape Cod cottage

1916, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Cape Cod cottage

Cape Cod, Massachusetts

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“Cape Cod cottage.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 24 Oct. 2021.

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