Cottage. In English – farmhouse. Originated in England as a traditional English style home. The cottages are most often two-storied, with an internal staircase. Usually on the 1st floor there are living room, kitchen, utility room, on the 2nd – the bedroom. From the XIII in Europe in the construction have become increasingly used brick and houses began to take shape thumbnails medieval castles. These miniature turrets hidden staircase leading to the upper, often attic floor, where lived children.