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Do you like grandeur old-world style houses? If so, check out these European style house floor plans that evoke history, grandeur without being gaudy all based on established architectural design concepts.

3-Bedroom Stately European House Plan (The Bartlett)

Specifications: Sq. ft.: 3,322 Bedrooms: 3 Bathrooms: 3.5 Home Plan The Bartlett Plan# W-1372 3322Total Sq. Ft. 3Bedrooms 3.5Bathrooms 1Stories View Plan Floor Plan Home Plan The Bartlett Plan# W-1372 3322Total Sq. Ft. 3Bedrooms 3.5Bathrooms 1Stories View Plan   About This thoughtful European design is angled with stone, arches, and decorative cupolas. The foyer opens to a …

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Single-Story European Style 4-Bedroom Home with Bar, Bonus Room, and 3-Car Garage (Floor Plan)

Specifications: Sq. Ft.: 2,470 Bedrooms: 4 Bathrooms: 3.5 Stories: 1 Garage: 3 Welcome to photos and footprint for a single-story European style 4-bedroom home. Here’s the floor plan: This 4-bedroom European-style home radiates a country charm with its stucco exterior, varied rooflines, wooden accents, and a covered front porch that creates a warm welcome. It …

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4-Bedroom Single-Story European Style Home for a Corner Lot with Side-Loading Garage and Bonus Room (Floor Plan)

Specifications: Sq. Ft.: 3,766 Bedrooms: 4 Bathrooms: 4 Stories: 1 Garage: 3 Welcome to photos and footprint for a 4-bedroom single-story European home. Here’s the floor plan:   A stately stone exterior, multiple gables, arched windows, and a sleek entry add a striking character to this single-story European home. Inside, a free-flowing floor plan provides …

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4-Bedroom European Style Two-Story The Drayton Hall Home with Balcony and Bonus Room (Floor Plan)

Specifications: Sq. Ft.: 3,484 Bedrooms: 4 Bathrooms: 3.5 Stories: 2 Welcome to photos and footprint for a 4-bedroom European style two-story The Drayton Hall home. Here’s the floor plan: Buy this plan Buy this plan Multiple gables along with a striking stone exterior bring an immense curb appeal to this two-story European home. A decorative …

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4-Bedroom Single-Story The Charlton European Home with Bonus Room (Floor Plan)

Specifications: Sq. Ft.: 2,485 Bedrooms: 4 Bathrooms: 3 Stories: 1 Welcome to photos and footprint for a 4-bedroom single-story The Charlton European home. Here’s the floor plan: Buy this plan Buy this plan The Charlton 4-bedroom home exudes European flair with its brick and cedar shake siding, steeply pitched gables, charming bay windows, and a …

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Exclusive Single-Story 4-Bedroom European Home with Open Living Space (Floor Plan)

Specifications: Sq. Ft.: 2,218 Bedrooms: 4 Bathrooms: 2.5 Stories: 1 Garage: 3 Welcome to photos and footprint for a single-story 4-bedroom European home. Here’s the floor plan: Buy this plan Buy this plan This single-story European home is embellished with stately stone and stucco siding along with cedar shake accents that bring a striking character …

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4-Bedroom European Style Single-Story The Celeste Home with Bonus Room (Floor Plan)

Specifications: Sq. Ft.: 2,453 Bedrooms: 4 Bathrooms: 3 Stories: 1 Welcome to photos and footprint for a 4-bedroom European style single-story The Celeste home. Here’s the floor plan: Buy this plan Buy this plan Cupula-topped gables, vertical board accents, and a stylish eyebrow arch over the front porch give this 4-bedroom home a nice European …

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4-Bedroom European Style Two-Story Home with Open Concept Living (Floor Plan)

Specifications: Sq. Ft.: 3,031 Bedrooms: 4 Bathrooms: 3.5 Stories: 1.5 Garage: 2 Welcome to photos and footprint for a 4-bedroom European-style two-story home. Here’s the floor plan: Buy this plan Buy this plan This two-story European home shows off a unique facade adorned with stucco and siding, a graceful gable, and rustic wood trims that …

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4-Bedroom Two-Story European Style Home for a Wide Lot with Balcony (Floor Plan)

Specifications: Sq. Ft.: 6,434 Bedrooms: 4 Bathrooms: 5 Stories: 2 Garages: 4 Welcome to photos and footprint for a 4-bedroom two-story European-style home. Here’s the floor plan: Buy this plan Buy this plan This two-story European home boasts a luxury curb appeal with its hipped rooflines, tall arched windows, a grand entry with a french …

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4-Bedroom European Style Single-Story The Charlevoix Stone Ranch with Bonus Room (Floor Plan)

Specifications: Sq. Ft.: 2,607 Bedrooms: 4 Bathrooms: 3 Stories: 1 Welcome to photos and footprint for a 4-bedroom European style single-story The Charlevoix stone ranch. Here’s the floor plan: Buy this plan Buy this plan The Charlevoix stone ranch exhibits a European flair with its stone and siding, steeply gable rooflines, and a stone portico …

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Two-Story 5-Bedroom European Home with Courtyard and Wet Bar (Floor Plan)

Specifications: Sq. Ft.: 5,295 Bedrooms: 5 Bathrooms: 6 Stories: 2 Garages: 3 Welcome to photos and footprint for a two-story 5-bedroom European home. Here’s the floor plan: Buy this plan Buy this plan This two-story European home exhibits an impeccable facade embellished with stone and stucco siding, hipped rooflines, gable dormers, arched entry, and decorative …

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Two-Story 5-Bedroom The Hollowcrest European Inspired Home for a Sloping Lot with Courtyard Entry Garage and Bonus Room (Floor Plan)

Specifications: Sq. Ft.: 4,357 Bedrooms: 5 Bathrooms: 5 Stories: 2 Welcome to photos and footprint for a two-story 5-bedroom The Hollowecrest European home. Here’s the floor plan: The Hollowcrest European home exhibits an old-world charm with its stone exterior, varied rooflines, charming dormers, and a welcoming portico framed with an archway. As you stepped into …

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4-Bedroom Two-Story Annapolis Brick European Home with Double Garage (Floor Plan)

Specifications: Sq. Ft.: 4,584 Bedrooms: 4 Bathrooms: 3.5 Stories: 2 Garages: 2 Welcome to photos and footprint for a 4-bedroom two-story Annapolis Brick European home. Here’s the floor plan: The two-story European home exhibits a French country charm with its stone exterior, steeply hipped roofs, towering columns, and an enticing front archway. Inside, the soaring …

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4-Bedroom Two-Story European Villa with Balconies (Floor Plan)

Specifications: Sq. Ft.: 3,115 Bedrooms: 4 Bathrooms: 3.5 Stories: 2 Garages: 2 Welcome to photos and footprint for a 4-bedroom two-story European villa. Here’s the floor plan: This two-story house flaunts a European beauty with its pristine stucco exterior, rustic barn shutters, and a couple of tapered columns flanking the home entry. Inside, the foyer …

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4-Bedroom Two-Story European Home with Central Courtyard (Floor Plan)

Specifications: Sq. Ft.: 6,024 Bedrooms: 4 Bathrooms: 5 Stories: 2 Garages: 3 Welcome to photos and footprint for a 4-bedroom two-story European home. Here’s the floor plan: The two-story European home has a luxury floor plan that showcases lots of amenities and entertainment spaces. A large central courtyard inside is filled with a pool and …

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3-Bedroom Single-Story El ‘Angulo European Style Home with Courtyard (Floor Plan)

Specifications: Sq. Ft.: 3,798 Bedrooms: 3 Bathrooms: 3 Stories: 1 Garages: 3 Welcome to photos and footprint for a 3-bedroom single-story El ‘Angulo European style home. Here’s the floor plan: The single-story European home boasts an extraordinary floor plan that gives you a great sense of space along with intriguing wall shapes that make the …

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4-Bedroom Two-Story European Home with In-Law Suite (Floor Plan)

Specifications: Sq. Ft.: 4,599 Bedrooms: 3-4 Bathrooms: 3.5+ Stories: 2 Garages: 2 Welcome to photos and footprint for a 4-bedroom two-story European home. Here’s the floor plan: This two-story European home flaunts an exquisite charm with its stone and stucco siding, varied rooflines, barn shutters, brick arches, and double columns framing the welcoming entry. The …

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4-Bedroom Two-Story The Heatherstone European Home with Elevator (Floor Plan)

Specifications: Sq. Ft.: 6,155 Bedrooms: 4 Bathrooms: 4.5 Stories: 2 Welcome to photos and footprint for a 4-bedroom two-story The Heatherstone European home. Here’s the floor plan: This European home overflows with opulence featuring a stately architecture, intricate interior detailing, and lavish conveniences. A beautiful courtyard ushers you into the foyer that’s nestled in between …

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Two-Story 7-Bedroom European Home with a Wide Footprint (Floor Plan)

Specifications: Sq. Ft.: 8,933 Bedrooms: 7 Bathrooms: 5.5 Stories: 2 Garages: 3 Welcome to photos and footprint for a two-story 7-bedroom European home. Here’s the floor plan: This European home exudes an impeccable charm with its castle-like facade showcasing stone and stucco exterior, distinctive turrets, and hipped roofs graced with dormers. A beautiful courtyard with …

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6-Bedroom Two-Story European Home for a Wide Lot with Private Balconies (Floor Plan)

Specifications: Sq. Ft.: 12,720 Bedrooms: 6 Bathrooms: 5.5+ Stories: 2 Garages: 5 Welcome to photos and footprint for a 6-bedroom two-story European home. Here’s the floor plan:   This European home exhibits a sophisticated beauty with its hipped rooflines, stucco exterior with ornate detailing, greek columns, tall arched windows, and charming dormers. The elegance is …

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FAQ

How much do European style houses cost per square feet (approximately)?

As with any home design style, the final price depends on location and the amenities chosen. European style homes are consistent with pricing for other styles, with a national average in the United States of $123/ square foot. The price can be as high as $1,000/ square foot in the most expensive neighborhoods of large cities, or as low as $42 in rural areas.

Are there European style floor plans with a detached garage? Is it possible?

The simple answer is “yes,” as European styles are defined by their timeless elegance and classic details. A freestanding garage can be built on any lot with enough room, and either follow the home design or use more utilitarian styles.

Does a European style house usually come with a garage?

There are exceptions to every rule, but typically a modern European style home will include a garage. It depends on the choice of floor plans whether the home is intended for a modest 2-car garage, a larger garage for more cars and perhaps with space for storage and shop use, or either no garage or a separate freestanding one. Floor plans without a garage can usually be modified to include it if the homeowner loves the plans but requires a garage.

Is European style considered a grand or luxury style of home? Is the style used for mansions or normally regular-sized homes?

European style homes tend toward luxuriousness, but include many styles from mansion to cottage. European style refers more to the stucco, stone, or brick exteriors and intricate molding patterns inside than to the size of the home.

Is European style ever built as a “small” home? Can it be built economically?

Absolutely! Smaller houses and cottages tend to have open spaces to allow versatility in how the rooms are used. The fine craftsmanship associated with European style houses can be more expensive than other styles, but is economical in the sense that it is well worth the money and maintains its value over time.

Can European style floor plans be open concept?

European style house are known for providing a light spacious feeling, either with open rooms in smaller designs or large defined rooms in homes with the square footage to accommodate them.

What are popular European style exterior colors?

European style homes tend toward neutral exterior colors: natural brick, off-whites, tans, and browns. Exterior trim, shutters, windows, and doors can either maintain the neutral palette or be used to add a splash of brighter color.

Can you build a European style house on a narrow lot?

Narrow lots can be difficult to find appropriate plans for and European style houses tend to be a bit spread out for a regal appeal, but there are available designs within the style which can be suited for a narrow lot.

Can a European style house be built on a wide lot?

European style homes are especially well suited for wide lots, as they often have a spacious and spread out footprint. They also will nearly always suit the needs of any homeowner’s association, even the more intricate rules of more expensive neighborhoods which tend to consist of wider lots.

Can European style homes be built on a sloping lot?

European style homes are generally better suited for a flat lot, but can be modified to suit a sloping lot. A sloping lot often utilizes an intricate multi-layered deck system. A good designer and talented contractor should be able to devise and implement such a plan which doesn’t disrupt the overall design style of the house.

How many floors/stories does a European style usually have?

Traditionally, a European style house tends to have two stories, but there are certainly one story and three story designs available.

Do European style houses have a basement?

European style houses are as likely to have a basement as any other style of house. It’s a matter of choosing the appropriate blueprints according to the needs and preferences of the homeowner along with the contractor’s determination of the lot’s suitability for a home with a basement.

Does this style of house ever come with a bonus room?

Yes, many European home designs include an extra room over the garage, in the attic, or in the basement which can be finished for regular use.

Do European style floor plans come with energy-efficient options?

Of course, European style homes are available with energy-efficient options. Eco-friendly lighting and plumbing fixtures can be used, solar panels can be installed on the roof, traditional styled doors and windows are available in energy efficient configurations, and the exterior itself tends to be energy efficient stone, brick, or stucco.

Is a porch a common design feature with European style houses?

European style houses often incorporate front, back, and side porches of varying sizes. They can also utilize decks or patios for outdoor living.

What types of roof does a European style house typically have?

Hip and valley roofs are most commonly associated with European style homes, along with cross or intersecting hips and dormers. Such a typical style doesn’t rule out the possibility of some plans have boxed gable roofs, or even to include a section with a flat or lean-to roof.

Does European style work well with a rustic interior decor? Or is it more suited to a contemporary interior?

European styles tend to be chosen by people who have a more contemporary or classical interior design preference than a rustic style. Of course, a den, study, or basement can often accommodate a rustic décor in contrast with a more formal styling throughout the rest of the home. With that said, well-crafted furniture, art, and decoration is more important to a nice interior design than the styling chosen by the homeowner according the atmosphere they prefer to surround themselves with.