Tag: Single Dining Area

Elegant Single Dining & Living Space Home

Plan #1313 – The St. Regis

Single Dining Space Plan: The St. Regis #1313

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Home Design Quick Facts:

  • Brick ranch plan with porches and patio
  • Cottage styling with European influence features massive great room with fireplace and cathedral ceiling
  • 324 sq. ft. bonus room ready for expansion ideas

If you’re looking for an elegant single living space home, you can’t do much better than this classy European brick ranch. The St. Regis, with its 3 bedrooms, 2.5 baths and 2,344 sq. ft. of living space, impresses inside and out. Its hipped roof with metal accents and box bay windows create exceptional curb appeal for this cottage home, and the single dining layout is perfect for family dinners and entertaining. You’ll also find plenty of storage in this home with its pantry, multiple closets and utility room.

Single Dining Space Plan: St. Regis #1313

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The huge great room welcomes you with its fireplace and cathedral ceiling, and connects to the vaulted dining area that measures 12’ 5” x 19’ 4”. French doors open to the screened porch, and plenty of windows bring in the sunlight.

A study and bonus room add flexibility to the design, while personnel doors in the garage and utility rooms add convenient outdoor access for yard work and other tasks. The kitchen looks out to the single dining and living space over a seating bar, with plenty of counter space and a large window over the sink creating a pleasant workspace.

Before you go to bed you might wish to spend a few minutes on the relaxing screen porch with cathedral ceiling and skylights. Retire to the inviting master suite with dual walk-in closets and elegant master bath.

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Craftsman Home Offers Classic Beauty and Luxury

Plan #1125 – The Cedar Ridge

Luxury Craftsman Hillside Walkout

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Home Design Quick Facts:

  • Craftsman style with walk-out basement
  • Enjoy an immense great room (31’8” x 17’ 8”)
  • 679 sq. ft. bonus room adds to the massive square footage

 

 

Luxury Craftsman Hillside Walkout

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Have you ever wanted a home that offered a classic Craftsman look but incorporated all of today’s modern amenities? You’ve found it in The Cedar Ridge.

This award-winning home features 4 bedrooms and 3.5 baths, and its design offers a unique two story floor plan that spans 3,678 sq. ft. of living space. This gorgeous home exposes rich architectural detail throughout the open floor plan.

The first floor of this home is built like a dream; it offers nearly every amenity one could want. Cook a gourmet meal in the big kitchen that flows to the massive great room providing an open, single dining area. Once the meal is finished, relax in front of the great room fireplace, step into the sun room, or relax on the screen porch.

All of the quality details in this home make it special. You’ll find a covered breezeway, walk-in pantry, mud room, home office and big utility room. Also on the first floor you’ll enjoy the study with convenient half bath.

When it’s time to turn in, the generously sized master suite features dual walk-in closets and well-appointed bath, along with French doors leading to the relaxing screen porch.

If all this isn’t enough, discover the lower level with its huge entertainment room with fireplace and wet bar, two bedrooms, two baths and two walk-in closets. You’ll also find an additional mud room on this level.

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Small Home – Big on Quality

Plan #1229 The Carrollton

Small Home - Big on Quality: The Carrollton #1229

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Home Design Quick Facts:

  • Craftsman style home offers convenient single dining area
  • Cathedral or vaulted ceilings in three rooms create an open feel
  • 415 sq. ft. bonus room is ready for expansion
Small Home - Big on Quality: The Carrollton Plan #1299

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Today’s definition of a small home is a bit different than it was years ago; the modern small home offers many of the features of a much bigger home. That’s especially true with a Don Gardner small home. Take The Carrollton, for instance. This 1,668 sq. ft. home features 3 bedrooms and 2 baths, and its layout makes the most of its square footage. It also includes a 415 sq. ft. bonus room (not counted in the total square footage) that makes this plan a flexible design that will meet your needs for years.

The great room with cathedral ceiling and fireplace offers a central gathering place. The positioning of the mirrored kitchen and dining areas provide a convenient single dining space, while columns keep the space feeling open. This home features a large screen porch with cathedral ceiling which is a great place for warm weather dining or relaxing.

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When it’s time to call it a day, this home’s design really shines as the master suite and secondary bedrooms are located on opposite sides of the house to ensure privacy. The master offers a vaulted ceiling, walk-in closet and luxurious bath. The secondary bedrooms provide flexibility as one would work well as a study and features a walk-in closet.

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Small Craftsman Ranch With Single Dining Area

Plan #1285 – The Marley

The Marley Plan Number 1285 with Single Dining AreaHome Design Quick Facts:

  • Single dining area is convenient to large screen porch with fireplace.
  • Massive great room features coffered ceiling and fireplace.
  • Utility room, pantry and extra storage make this a family-friendly home.

Small Craftsman with Single Dining Area

The Marley by Don Gardner offers a lot of home in a small 2,046 sq. ft. footprint with a charming Craftsman exterior. The great room, kitchen, and single dining area provide a vibrant space that flows well from room to room. The gourmet Kitchen features a large island, abundant cabinet and counter space, and a convenient e-space great for overseeing homework while getting dinner on the table.The screen porch adjacent to the kitchen/dining room extends this area with outdoor views and a welcoming fireplace. With 3 bedrooms, 2 baths, and abundant storage, this design is family-friendly and efficient.

The layout of the bedrooms in this home allows for flexibility and convenience. Either of the two generously sized secondary bedrooms could work as a study or home office. Double-closets in each allow plenty of storage, and the nearby bathroom is roomy and features twin vanities. The master suite impresses with its stunning tray ceiling, dual walk-in closets and a lavish master bath.

This small Craftsman ranch makes the most of its square footage with a pantry, utility room, e-space and extra storage. We’ve even included built-in shelving to take advantage of open space under the stairs! This 3 bedroom 2 bath home’s 472 sq. ft. bonus room is ready for your expansion ideas and provides several access points for attic storage. A big 24’ x 26’ garage with storage nook and shelving completes the list of amenities that this home offers.

Small Plan with Old World Influences

The Peyton is a beautiful Old World style home plan that makes great use of every inch of its 2,453 sq. ft. of living space. Four bedrooms and three baths are some of the highlights of this home, along with its 458 sq. ft. bonus room.

You’ll enter the home and be impressed by the massive great room with fireplace and cathedral ceiling. The single dining space created by the kitchen and open dining area also features an e-space, pantry, extra storage and big utility room.

After whipping up a great meal in the kitchen, you can choose to serve it on the screen porch, which offers an inviting atmosphere with its skylights and fireplace. There’s also a rear porch for outside relaxation.

At the end of the day you can retire to the well-appointed master suite that offers dual walk-in closets, sun tunnel and luxurious bath.

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