Tag: Single Dining Area

PLAN OF THE WEEK: One Dining Space

Our featured plans this week each have a single dining space that is open to the kitchen and great room.

The Ramsey Plan #1347:

Front Rendering of The Ramsey - House Plan 1347

4 beds, 3.5 baths, 2689 sq. ft.

Home Design Quick Facts:

  • Laundry room situated near all 4 bedrooms.
  • Mud room, pantry, and powder room at garage entry.
  • Large screened porch with fireplace.
Designed for convenience

This European-influenced ranch design is family-friendly with attractive details that add warmth and character. Bay windows and tray ceilings adorn the dining room, master bedroom, and bedroom/study, while a cathedral ceiling tops the great room and Bonus Room Floor Plan of The Ramsey - House Design 1347opens up to a rear wall of windows to bring in sunlight. A mud room, powder room, and walk-in pantry sit between the garage and the expansive kitchen, and a spacious laundry room is central to all the bedrooms for convenience. A bonus room offers flexible space, and a cozy screen porch with fireplace is perfect for relaxing or entertaining.

First Floor Plan of The Ramsey - House Plan Design 1347

The Kellswater Plan #1189:

Front Exterior of The Kellswater - Home Plan 1189

3 beds, 2 baths, 1575 sq. ft.

Home Design Quick Facts:

  • Side-entry garage with extra storage.
  • Utility room with closet and sink.
  • Master suite with porch access.
Efficient and open

This charming cottage showcases Craftsman exterior features and a well-appointed interior. The master suite is positioned for privacy with no other bedrooms around it. Rear-porch access and a cathedral ceiling highlight the master bedroom. A large walk-in closet and elegant bathroom complete the suite. The other bedrooms are located on the opposite side of the home and are separated by a utility room and bathroom, granting everyone privacy. The great room and kitchen are the hub of the home and Bonus Room Floor Plan of The Kellswater - Home Design 1189provide an easy flow from one room to another. With a fireplace, cathedral ceiling and porch access, the great room is sure to be a favorite entertaining space. Upstairs, a large bonus room serves is the ideal recreation spot, as families can use it while their family grows.

First Floor Plan of The Kellswater - Home Plan Design 1189

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PLAN OF THE WEEK: Two very different footprints

The size and shape of your lot can dictate your home’s footprint. This week we’re featuring a spacious ranch and a compact two-story home design.

The Spotswood #1310

The Spotswood - House Plan Number 1310. Sprawling ranch footprint

4 beds, 3 baths, 2578 sq. ft.

Home Design Quick Facts:

  • Open kitchen/dining room for easy conversation flow.
  • Jack-and-Jill bathroom.
  • Extra storage throughout.
Open Floor Plan

This family-friendly design is centered around open living space, with a cathedral great room and eye-catching dining room meeting at the expansive kitchen. Bonus Room Floor Plan of The Spotswood - House Plan 1310A walk-in pantry, coat closet, and utility room sit between the garage and the kitchen, convenient yet out of the way. Two bedrooms with plenty of closet space share a Jack-and-Jill bathroom at the rear of the plan, while the study and master suite are positioned across the plan for privacy. The master suite enjoys a large bathroom, dual walk-in closets, and French doors leading to a porch with fireplace.

First Floor Plan of The Spotswood - House Design 1310

The Chestnut Hill #1244

Front of The Chestnut Hill - Home Design 1244. 2-story footprint

3 beds, 2.5 baths, 1844 sq. ft.

Home Design Quick Facts:

  • Master suite on the main level, away from the living areas.
  • Utility room and e-space for household tasks.
  • 2 bedrooms, a full bath, and bonus room upstairs.
No wasted space

A compact cottage with exceptional curb appeal, the Chestnut Hill has much to offer in a conservative footprint. The charming exterior is highlighted by decorative brackets and a metal roof over the front porch. The welcoming two story foyer includes a bench and dual coat closets for convenience. The cozy great room is surrounded by windows and a soaring cathedral ceiling adds volume. The kitchen’s efficient design puts all of the appliances within easy reach. A single space for dining ensures no space is wasted in this floor plan. The master bedroom has a large arched window and a cathedral ceiling to create an airy feel. Upstairs are two more bedrooms, a bath and a large bonus room awaiting expansion.

First Floor Plan of The Chestnut Hill - Home Plan 1244

Second Floor Plan of The Chestnut Hill -Home Floor Plan 1244

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Plan of the Week: The Bluestone #1302

Get the details on this popular small home design, The Bluestone!

Front Rendering of The Bluestone House Plan #1302Home Design Quick Facts:

  • Angled design
  • Functional, open kitchen
  • Huge utility room

The Bluestone packs four bedrooms and loads of style into a modest footprint. With an open and efficient arrangement of the great room, kitchen, and dining areas, a deluxe master suite well separated from the secondary bedrooms, optional office/study or 4th bedroom, huge laundry room, roomy screen porch with fireplace, skylBonus Room Floor Plan  - House Plan #1302it porch flooding the interior with natural light, and enormous bonus room over the garage, the Bluestone lives much larger than its square footage, and is the ideal family home.

First Floor Plan of The Bluestone - House Plan #1302

This home was designed for people who love the outdoors too, with its inviting screen porch with fireplace. Two more porches grace this home, including a rear porch that features skylights and a cathedral ceiling.

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Similar plans:

The Gladstone- House Plan #1308The Gladstone #1308 is has a similar layout, without the angled garage. See it here.

The Silvergate - House Plan #1254-DThe Silvergate Plan #1254 has a finished walkout basement – see it here.

Plan of the Week: The Hunter Creek

The Hunter Creek is a small home design that lives large!

This angled home plan has 3 beds and 2 baths in 1962 sq. ft.

The Hunter Creek - House Plan #1326Home Design Quick Facts:

  • Coffered ceilings.
  • Garage storage.
  • Chef-friendly kitchen.

Architectural interest and Craftsman styling

Mixed materials give a rustic feel to this angled floor plan. Inside, coffered and tray ceilings add visual interest and abundant rear windows bring in light. The large island kitchen has a view of the great room and single dining room, a walk-in pantry, and nearby e-space for looking up recipes. Both the utility room and garage offer extra storage and convenient outdoor access.

First Floor Plan of The Hunter Creek - House Plan #1326

Room to relax

Perfect for relaxation, this plan includes a master bedroom sitting area, rear porch with skylights, and striking octagonal screen porch with fireplace. A big bonus room adds flexible space, perfect for a media or craft room.

Bonus Room Floor Plan of The Hunter Creek - House Plan Numb#er 1326

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Similar plans:

The Bluestone - House Plan Number 1302The Bluestone Plan #1302 has 4 beds and 3 baths – see it here.

The Silvergate - House Plan Number 1254-DThe Silvergate Plan #1254 has a finished walkout basement – see it here.

 

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