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Ranch Home Plan #1328 – The Bosworth
Home Design Quick Facts:
- Craftsman exterior with plenty of curb appeal.
- A double pantry and large utility room
This Ranch home plan with gables and metal accent roofs creates a welcoming, Craftsman exterior with plenty of curb appeal. Cathedral ceilings add volume to the great room and dining room, with a spacious island kitchen between them. A double pantry and large utility room provide plenty of storage space, and the garage has a convenient personnel door to the outside. Walk-in closets in each bedroom, as well as coat and linen closets, keep things in their place.
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Plan #1313 – The St. Regis
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.
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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Plan #916 The Hickory Ridge
Home Design Quick Facts:
- Country farmhouse features large front and rear porches
- Lots of storage with two pantries, utility room and linen closet, plus walk-in closets in the bedrooms
- 281 sq. ft. bonus room for expansion
The minute you see this 4 bedroom, 3.5 bath country home you’ll be impressed. Notice the inviting front porch as you enter The Hickory Ridge. Inside, you’ll find a living room/study off the foyer. You’ll then see the immense great room with columns, two story ceiling and fireplace.
The kitchen, breakfast room and separate pantry areas flow together to create a warm and inviting space to entertain and prepare meals. The kitchen has an open view of the great room and country porch beyond. The utility room is conveniently located nearby and includes counters, cabinets, and a handy sink. The garage includes a large storage area that is the perfect place to set up a workshop, along with an additional closet to keep clutter at bay.
On the first floor, the massive master suite (20’ x 14’) features dual walk-in closets and a luxurious master bath with decorative tray ceiling. Upstairs you’ll find three more generously-sized bedrooms, two with full baths. Bonus room access is nearby — Use your imagination — Create an upstairs rec room for the kids, or a hobby or TV room.
Love the outdoors? Come outside and relax on your front or rear covered porches.
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