Tag: Luxury Home Plans

Hillside Walkout House Plans

Don Gardner Architects features a variety of hillside walkout house plans that are designed for sloping lots.

Lower levels offer a ton of flexible living and storage spaces. Learn more about some of our most popular designs!

The Heatherstone Plan #5016

Rear Exterior of The Heatherstone - Plan #5016

Rear exterior of the Heatherstone Plan #5016

Basement Floor Plan of The Heatherstone - House Plan Number 5016The Heatherstone is a massive hillside walkout estate with outdoor living areas for every season, including a screened porche with fireplace, spacious verandas and a custom spa. The basement level has rec and media space, bedrooms, a wet bar, and wine cellar.

The Clubwell Manor Plan #5037

Rec room and billiards room of the Clubwell Manor Plan #5037

Rec room and billiards room of the Clubwell Manor Plan #5037

Wet bar and bedroom of the Clubwell Manor Plan #5037

Wet bar and bedroom of the Clubwell Manor Plan #5037

The Clubwell Manor is a golf course home plan with over 2000 square feet of living space on the basement level.

A rec room, billiards area, and media room, provide fabulous entertaining space.

A bedroom with porch access and a private bathroom sits near a wet bar – ideal for use as an in-law suite. The convenient home elevator makes this home easily accessible.

Garaventa Lift features a line of elevators designed specifically for use in private residences.

 

The Chancellor Plan #1337 is our newest design, with two stories and a finished walkout basement. Designed with a residential elevator, this is a perfect age-in-place home.

Hillside Walkout Plan: The Chancellor #1337

Front rendering of the Chancellor Plan #1337

 

The Silvergate Plan #1254-D

This popular plan is ideal for lakefront property, and shows that basement living space can feel bright and cheerful with charming details.

Rec Room / Media Room of The Silvergate - Plan #1254-D

Built-in shelves in the finished basement of the Silvergate Plan #1254-D

 

The Cedar Court Plan #5004

Hillside Walkout designs are ideal for the homeowner who loves to entertain guests and enjoy Mother Nature. The Cedar Court offers covered porches and patios, and a curved screened porch with fireplace. It’s angled design takes advantage of rear views.

Rear Exterior of The Cedar Court - Plan #5004

Outdoor living areas of the Cedar Court Plan #5004

Browse over 60 hillside walkout home plans on our website here.

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NOW AVAILABLE: The Chancellor Plan #1337

Check out our newest hillside walkout home plan, The Chancellor #1337!

Default Image of The Chancellor - House Plan Number 1337

Front rendering

Home Design Quick Facts:

  • 3 stories, including a finished basement.
  • Home elevator.
  • Gourmet kitchen with huge walk-in pantry

 

Country Craftsman exterior

An angled courtyard entry and large bracketed dormer provide a dramatic entry to this gorgeous hillside home. A gabled roof and two shed dormers over the garage create country charm, along with Craftsman details like the arched entryway and double columns.

Main floor, designed for entertaining

The massive central great room divides the master suite, with lavish bath and huge walk-in closets, from the public areas of the home. The large island kitchen is a chef’s dream, and easily accesses a roomy pantry, a utility room with tons of counter space, and a bayed dining room with tray ceiling. A skylit screen porch with summer kitchen completes the main level.

Extra living space, upstairs and down

Upstairs, two bedrooms share access to a huge bonus room. The lower level has another bedroom tucked away – perfect for guests or an older child – and a rec room with wet bar and fireplace. An elevator makes navigating the three levels a breeze for older family members.

View the Chancellor floor plan and more details here

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St. Jude Children’s Hospital Dream Home Giveaway!

Our Drayton Hall Plan #1238 is being built as this year’s St. Jude Children’s Hospital Dream Home Giveaway in Chattanooga, TN

Drayton Hall Plan #1238 - St. Jude Dream Home Giveaway

Front Rendering

The Drayton Hall features unmatched curb appeal with a wide stone entry, courtyard and fountain. No detail has been overlooked in this two-story European style home. The spacious, open kitchen features a large island that provides working space for multiple chefs, and a butler’s pantry connects the kitchen to the dining room for easy entertaining. A large, open e-space connects the breakfast and kitchen space to the family room. Built-ins and a decorative ceiling make this room comfortable but luxurious. A lavish master suite on the main floor and a spacious, secluded guest suite upstairs create flexibility. Custom-styled details including a laundry chute, built-in cabinetry, niches and elegant ceiling treatments ensure that this home will stand out in a crowd.

First Floor Plan - The Drayton Hall #1238Second Floor Plan - The Drayton Hall #1238

The Drayton Hall is being built on lot #25 in the Canyons at Falling Water Subdivision, located on the Northside of Chattanooga, TN in Hixson. The builder, G. T. Issa Construction, has been building custom homes in the Chattanooga area for over 20 years. Be sure to follow the building progress on their Facebook page, and check back in April when raffle tickets will be available for $100!

Groundbreaking Ceremony with G. T. Issa Construction

Groundbreaking Ceremony with St. Jude and G. T. Issa Construction

 

The St. Jude Dream Home Giveaway was created in 1991 in Shreveport, Louisiana, and has become one of the largest single-event fundraisers for St. Jude nationwide, raising more than $260 million.

Luxury Home Plans

Plan #5004 The Cedar Court

Luxury Home Plan: The Cedar Court #5004

Front exterior

Home Design Quick Facts:

  • Craftsman design works as a walkout
  • Angled courtyard plan offers privacy
  • Lower level offers massive rec room, two bedrooms and two baths

 

Luxury Home Plan: The Cedar Court #5004

Rear exterior

A large family would love to call The Cedar Court home. This luxury home plan offers a massive 3,784 sq. ft. of living space with 3 bedrooms and 3.5 baths.

The kitchen, breakfast room and screen porch provide a comfortable area for meals and gatherings of friends and family. You’ll also find a formal dining room that’s great for every day or holiday meals.

Great Room from Luxury Home Plan: The Cedar Court #5004

Great Room offers elegance and warmth

The huge great room will be a favorite place to relax with the family or entertain. The soaring cathedral ceiling and clerestory window add to the lofty feeling you get in this room. The cozy fireplace serves as a grand focal point for the open living space.

This home allows kids, in-laws or guests a private retreat in the lower level that’s complete with massive rec room, two bedrooms with walk-in closets, and two baths. The patio level is perfect for entertaining, and awaits the addition of a pool or spa.

Flexible space abounds, with a formal study off the foyer, and spacious mud room and utility room just off the three- car garage. Downstairs, plenty of unfinished space can be used for storage, or even converted into something special like a wine cellar.

We invite you to ask us anything on our new You Asked…We Answered! feature on our blog. Talk to us about our house plans and we’ll be glad to provide you with the information you need.

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House Plans with Photos

Plan #1234 – The Fincannon

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We offer 16 photos of this home. Here is the front rendering.

Home Design Quick Facts:

  • Home designed to take in rear views
  • Extra storage and flexible space throughout with mud & utility rooms; e-space and pantry
  • 518 sq. ft. bonus room for expansion

It is possible to build a new home with Old-World charm and European-influenced curb appeal. Don Gardner’s house design The Fincannon will meet your needs today with 2,834 sq. ft. of living space, including 3 bedrooms and 2.5 baths. We also thought of your future needs with a 518 sq. ft. bonus room.

Flexible Home Floor Plan

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Rear rendering

You can enjoy this home’s flexibility as many areas can be used in multiple ways. The kitchen/breakfast room/hearth room area offers many options for cozy family gatherings or entertaining. Two bedrooms, dual walk-in closets, e-space and bath are perfect for kids’ rooms or would make a great in-law suite. Whether you have a big family or you like to invite guests to stay over, this home offers a floor plan that easily accommodates a large group.

Enjoy Open Spaces and Soaring Ceilings

The massive great room invites you in with its fireplace and 14’ coffered ceiling. The full dining room also boasts a 14’ ceiling. The master suite offers dual walk-in closets and a well-appointed bath. Here you’ll also find a linen closet and porch access.

Plenty of Storage in this Home Design

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Rear porch offers a fun outdoor retreat

There’s no lack of storage in this home with mud room, pantry and multiple closets. The three car garage makes room for multiple cars and/or recreational vehicles. Outdoor living is easy with three porches and a patio. The rear porch is most inviting as it offers a private retreat just off the master bedroom.

Take advantage of our You Asked…We Answered! Feature on our blog. Ask us anything about our house plans and we’ll be glad to help you.

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