Welcome to this special Carmel-by-the-Sea cottage that sits mere steps from downtown shops and restaurants. This home has been treasured by the same family for decades and is the perfect canvas for new owners to update into the ultimate beach cottage. Inviting living room, bright kitchen, 2 bedrooms, and small bonus room make this a lovely property for a full or part time residence. Spacious back yard leaves opportunity for outdoor dining, landscaping, garden boxes, and more. Walk a couple blocks to morning coffee, workout classes, local restaurants, or stroll down to Carmel Beach and soak in the views. This home pairs original charm and central location to make a great opportunity for a picture-perfect Carmel getaway.