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Luxury Single-Story 6-Bedroom Mountain Craftsman Home for a Sloping Lot with Wraparound Porches and Wet Bar (Floor Plan)

Specifications: Sq. Ft.: 3,919 Bedrooms: 4-6 Bathrooms: 4.5-6.5 Stories: 1 Garage: 4-5 Welcome to photos and footprint for a single-story 6-bedroom mountain craftsman home. Here’s the floor plan: This single-story mountain home is loaded with great curb appeal showcasing its stone and stucco siding, rustic wood trims, and tapered columns framing the wraparound porches. Inside, …

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4-Bedroom Two-Story Tuscan Home with Wraparound Porch and Balcony (Floor Plan)

Specifications: Sq. Ft.: 2,929 Bedrooms: 4 Bathrooms: 4.5 Stories: 2 Garage: 2 Welcome to photos and footprint for a 4-bedroom two-story Tuscan home. Here’s the floor plan: Clad in a stately stone and stucco siding, this Tuscan home flaunts a great curb appeal further enhanced with hipped rooflines, a cupola, and an angled garage that …

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Three-Story 3-Bedroom Arianna Tower Cabin with Wraparound Porch and Sleeping Loft (Floor Plan)

Specifications: Sq. Ft.: 360 Bedrooms: 3 Bathrooms: 1 Stories: 3 Welcome to photos and footprint for a three-story 3-bedroom Arianna tower cabin. Here’s the floor plan: The Arianna tower cabin offers a three-story floor plan that’s eco-friendly with its solar panels fitted on the gable roof. The house also features a wraparound porch that’s spacious …

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2-Bedroom Two-Story Oaklynn Barn House with Gambrel Roof and Wraparound Porch (Floor Plan)

Specifications: Sq. Ft.: 762 Bedrooms: 2 Bathrooms: 2 Stories: 2 Welcome to photos and footprint for a 2-bedroom two-story Oaklynn barn house. Here’s the floor plan:   The Oaklynn barn house exudes a traditional charm adorned with classic wood siding, an eye-catching gambrel roof, and a wraparound porch bordered with crisscross railings. An entry hall …

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Tina Garden Storage Shed with Wraparound Porch (Floor Plan)

Specifications: Built-Up Area: 378 sq. ft. / 35 m² Total Floor Area: 361 sq. ft. / 33,5 m² Porch: 235 ft² / 22 m² L X W: 22′-11″ x 16′-6″ / 7 m x 5,1 m DIY Building cost: $11,400 Welcome to photos and footprint for Tina garden storage shed. Here’s the floor plan: The …

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Garden Cottage Style Jamie Playhouse with Wraparound Porch (Floor Plan)

Specifications: Built-Up Area: 243 ft² / 23 m² Total Floor Area: 97 ft² / 9 m² Porch: 120 ft² / 11 m² L X W: 14′-2″ x 17′-1″ / 4,3 m x 5,2 m DIY Building cost: $3,900 Welcome to photos and footprint for garden cottage style Jamie playhouse. Here’s the floor plan: The garden …

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Two-Story Victorian Style 6-Bedroom Home for Sloped Lots with In-Law Suite, Bonus Room, and Wraparound Front Porch (Floor Plan)

Specifications: Sq. Ft.: 2,898 Bedrooms: 4-6 Bathrooms: 3.5-5.5 Stories: 2 Garage: 3 Welcome to photos and footprint for a two-story Victorian-style 6-bedroom home. Here’s the floor plan: This two-story Victorian home features an impeccable facade adorned with multiple gables, stone trims, a charming turret, and a wraparound front porch. Inside, the spacious foyer is nestled …

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4-Bedroom Two-Story Voluminous Victorian Home for a Narrow Lot with Rear Double Garage (Floor Plan)

Specifications: Sq. Ft.: 2,772 Bedrooms: 4 Bathrooms: 3.5 Stories: 2 Garage: 2 Welcome to photos and footprint for a 4-bedroom two-story Victorian home. Here’s the floor plan: This two-story home features a Victorian charm with its gable rooflines, horizontal siding, and an inviting front porch bordered by intricate columns. The house plan boasts plenty of …

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22 Farmhouse House Plans with a Wrap-Around Porch

Who doesn’t love a house with a wrap-around porch? It’s such an iconic feature and it’s a signature feature on farmstyle house. Check out our farmstyle house plans with a wrap-around porch below. 22 Farmhouse House Plans with a Wrap-Around Porch See all house plans here, all house plans with wrap-around porches here and all …

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New American 4-Bedroom Two-Story Farmhouse with Bonus Room and Wraparound Porch (Floor Plan)

Specifications: Sq. Ft.: 4,368 Bedrooms: 4 Bathrooms: 4 Stories: 2 Garage: 3 Welcome to photos and footprint for a New American 4-bedroom two-story farmhouse. Here’s the floor plan: This two-story New American home exhibits a country beauty with its board and batten siding, metal roof accents, decorative gable trims, and a deep entry porch that …

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Rustic Single-Story 3-Bedroom Craftsman Home with Wraparound Porch (Floor Plan)

Specifications: Sq. Ft.: 2,346 Bedrooms: 2-3 Bathrooms: 2.5 Stories: 1 Garage: 2 Welcome to photos and footprint for a rustic single-story 3-bedroom craftsman home. Here’s the floor plan: Board and batten siding, brick accents, and dark wood trims lend a craftsman influence to this single-story rustic home. A wraparound porch and a large shed dormer …

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Two-Story 4-Bedroom Southern Country Home with Wraparound Porch and Balcony Loft (Floor Plan)

Specifications: Sq. Ft.: 2,371 Bedrooms: 3-4 Bathrooms: 2.5 Stories: 2 Garages: 3 Welcome to photos and footprint for a two-story 4-bedroom Southern country home. Here’s the floor plan: Buy this plan Buy this plan An L-shaped covered porch that wraps around the facade highlights this two-story Southern country home. Inside, the foyer ushers you into …

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Two-Story 4-Bedroom The Hollandale Farmhouse with Wraparound Porch and Bonus Room (Floor Plan)

Specifications: Sq. Ft.: 2,551 Bedrooms: 4 Bathrooms: 4 Stories: 1.5 Welcome to photos and footprint for a two-story 4-bedroom The Hollandale farmhouse. Here’s the floor plan: Buy this plan Buy this plan A wraparound front porch topped with a triplet of dormers highlights the two-story farmhouse. Inside, the foyer opens up into the formal dining …

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Two-Story 4-Bedroom Exclusive Country Home with Wraparound Porch (Floor Plan)

Specifications: Sq. Ft.: 2,989 Bedrooms: 4 Bathrooms: 3.5 Stories: 2 Welcome to photos and footprint for a two-story 4-bedroom country home. Here’s the floor plan: This large country home features a wraparound porch that takes advantage of the beautiful views and massive windows that bring the outdoors in. Inside, an open concept living gathers the …

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4-Bedroom Two-Story Bungalow Home for a Corner Lot with Wraparound Front Porch (Floor Plan)

Specifications: Sq. Ft.: 3,339 Bedrooms: 4 Bathrooms: 3.5 Stories: 1.5 Garages: 3 Welcome to photos and footprint for a 4-bedroom two-story bungalow home. Here’s the floor plan: This 4-bedroom bungalow home is loaded with great curb appeal featuring a side-entry triple garage and a wraparound front porch crowned with center gables. Inside, the foyer is …

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4-Bedroom Two-Story The Hollyhock Farmhouse with Wet Bar and Bonus Room (Floor Plan)

Specifications: Sq. Ft.: 2,661 Bedrooms: 4 Bathrooms: 3.5 Stories: 1.5 Welcome to photos and footprint for a 4-bedroom two-story The Hollyhock farmhouse. Here’s the floor plan: This 4-bedroom farmhouse is a classic beauty with its horizontal siding, stone accents, decorative arches, and a deep front porch topped with gable dormers. Upon entry, a soaring foyer …

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Two-Story 4-Bedroom Craftsman Style Exclusive Vacation Home for a Sloping Lot with Loft and 3-Sided Wraparound Porch (Floor Plan)

Specifications: Sq. Ft.: 2,488 Bedrooms: 3-4 Bathrooms: 2.5-3.5 Stories: 2 Welcome to photos and footprint for a two-story 4-bedroom craftsman style exclusive vacation home. Here’s the floor plan: This craftsman-style vacation home is a show-stopper featuring its screened porch in front and covered porches on the sides giving you incredible panoramic views of the surrounding. …

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Single-Story 1-Bedroom Rustic-Style The Dwight Cabin with Wraparound Porch (Floor Plan)

Specifications: Sq. Ft.: 753 Bedrooms: 1 Bathrooms: 1 Stories: 1 Welcome to photos and footprint for a single-story 1-bedroom rustic-style The Dwight cabin. Here’s the floor plan: This tiny rustic cabin offers a simple floor plan that flows freely and is perfect for a mountain getaway or rental property. It includes a cathedral ceiling that …

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Single-Story 3-Bedroom The Brennan Ranch with Front and Rear Wrapping Porches (Floor Plan)

Specifications: Sq. Ft.: 1,737 Bedrooms: 3 Bathrooms: 2 Stories: 1 Welcome to photos and footprint for a single-story 3-bedroom The Brennan ranch. Here’s the floor plan: Triple gables, horizontal lap siding, wrap-around porches, green shutters, and a matching entry door embellish this single-story ranch. The classic charm is continued in the interior featuring special ceiling …

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4-Bedroom Two-Story The MacLeish Country Home with L-Shaped Wrap Around Porch (Floor Plan)

Specifications: Sq. Ft.: 1,944 Bedrooms: 4 Bathrooms: 3 Stories: 1.5 Welcome to photos and footprint for a 4-bedroom two-story The MacLeish country home. Here’s the floor plan: The MacLeish country home features a compact floor plan that includes unexpected luxury such as an L-shaped wrap-around porch and dormer windows flooding the great room with ample …

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How much do wrap-around porch houses cost per square foot (approximately)?

Almost any style of home can be built with a wrap-around porch. A log cabin with a wrap-around porch might cost as little as $70 per square foot to build, while a Victorian home with a wrap-around porch could cost $270 a square foot, or even a little bit more. The complexity of the roof design and the costs involved in leveling lots, as well as the location of your home (city, suburb, or rural) make a big difference.

Are there wrap-around porch floor plans with a detached garage?  Is it possible?

There aren’t lots of plans for homes with wrap-around porches that include a detached garage in the same style. But you can still find plans in over two dozen styles for both a wrap-around porch and a detached garage.

Does a house with a wrap-around porch usually come with a garage?  

More often than not, a house with a wrap-around porch does not come in an attached garage. Architects devote more space to porches than to parking. But you can still find hundreds of home plans that include garages, just with a side entrance.

Is wrap-around porch style considered a grand or luxury style of home?  Is this style used for mansions or normally regular-sized homes?

You can find homes of millionaires that include wrap-around porches — because if you have a million dollars to spare, you can live in whatever style of house you want. But it is very rare to find mansions or luxury homes with wrap-around porches. They are more likely to refine outdoor space with a deck, a pool, or a veranda.

Is a wrap-around porch ever built as a “small” home?  Can it be built economically?

You won’t be able to find floor plans for small or tiny homes with wrap-around porches. The problem is supporting a big roof on a small house. The roof over the porch would be unstable. You can find lots of plans for small homes with front porches and back porches, just not wrap-around porches.

Can wrap-around porch floor plans be open concept?

It’s not hard to find floor plans for houses with wrap-around porches that have a great room, dining area, breakfast area, and kitchen all in the same space. Open concept floor plans are more common for houses with wrap-around porches built in a modern style and in more than 2,000 square feet.

What are popular wrap-around porch exterior colors?

Many houses that have wrap-around porches are painted in darker shades of blue, gray, or green with white trim. Painting posts holding up the roof or awning over a wrap-around porch have more curb appeal when they are painted white. The darker color in the background gives the illusion of depth for even a relatively narrow wrap-around porch,

Can you build a wrap-around porch house on a narrow lot? 

You can find plans for houses with wrap-around porches that are as narrow as 25 feet that can be built on a lot that is just 35 feet wide. You will have to park on the street because it is not possible to have both the house and the porch plus a driveway on especially narrow lots.

Can this style be built on a wide lot?

A wrap-around porch on a country-style house is a natural match for a wide lot. The wrap-around porch, if you paint the house a darker color and the trim and porch posts a lighter color, will give the house a look and feel of filling up the lot better, enhancing curb appeal.

Can wrap-around porch homes be built on a sloping lot?

Wrap-around porches are usually not a great choice for houses built on sloping lots, even if you are willing to go through the trouble and expense of excavating the building site to make it level. One side of your house would have a porch with a view of sloping land, and there would almost certainly be serious problems with drainage. The lay of the land conflicts with the extension of the porch, making a wrap-around impossible.

However, you could have a porch on one side of the house at one level and a porch or deck on the other side of the house at another level that also gives you lots of covered, airy space.

How many floors/stories does a house with a wrap-around porch usually have?

Wrap-around porches clash with multiple stories visually. It’s almost impossible to find plans for houses with wrap-around porches that have more than one story.

Do wrap-around porch houses have a basement?

It’s easy to find plans for houses with wrap-around porches that have basements. But basements are not required.

Does houses with a wrap-around porch come with a bonus room?

You can always find plans for houses with wrap-around porches that also have bonus rooms. Just choose plans for a house that has one more bedroom than you expect to need.

Do wrap-around porch floor plans come with energy efficient options?

All modern houses come with energy efficient options, but the difference in energy efficiency comes from double- or triple-pane windows, extra insulation, window treatments, heat pumps, solar panels, and the like.

Is a porch a common design feature with wrap-around porch houses?

Why, yes, it is!

What types of roof does a wrap-around porch house typically have?

Houses with wrap-around porches come in adobe, beach, bungalow, cabin, classical, colonial, contemporary, cottage,country, Craftsman, European, farmhouse, log, Mediterranean, modern, prairie, ranch, Southern, traditional, Tudor, and Victorian architectural styles. The style of roof that works for a house with a wrap-around porch is the style of roof that works for its architectural style.

Does a wrap-around porch work well with a rustic interior decor?  Or is it more suited to a contemporary interior?

Rustic interiors work with rustic architecture. Houses with wrap-around porches built in a cabin, farmhouse, log, or possibly Southern style will “work” with a rustic interior, but others will not.