Elf house on a tree! That would be cute in the garden, especially in the tree over grown with ivy. How about some battery tea lights in the windows during outdoor parties. I hear the fairies/elves whispering "home school project" in my ear.
P-Town, located at the tip of Cape Cod, has always been a bit scruffy (in a good way). A pair of NYC-based hotel veterans up the ante with Salt House Inn, a Hamptons-worthy bed and breakfast located in a century shingled cottage.