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Contemporary 4-Bedroom Two-Story Northwest Home with Open Floor Plan and Balcony (Floor Plan)

Specifications: Sq. Ft.: 3,384 Bedrooms: 4 Bathrooms: 2.5 Stories: 2 Garage: 3 Welcome to photos and footprint for a contemporary 4-bedroom two-story Northwest home. Here’s the floor plan: A combination of concrete panels, stone accents, and expansive glass lend a contemporary influence to this two-story Northwest home. Inside, an open floor plan is shared by …

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Two-Story 5-Bedroom Country Home for a Wide Lot with Courtyard Entry Garage and Bonus Room (Floor Plan)

Specifications: Sq. Ft.: 4,501 Bedrooms: 5 Bathrooms: 5.5 Stories: 2 Garage: 3 Welcome to photos and footprint for a two-story 5-bedroom country home. Here’s the floor plan: This 5-bedroom country home features a charming facade graced with board and batten siding, shed dormers, and a welcoming covered porch bordered by stone columns. Inside, the foyer …

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6-Bedroom Three-Story Northwest Craftsman with Open Living Space and Detached Carriage Home (Floor Plan)

Specifications: Sq. Ft.: 4,952 Bedrooms: 6 Bathrooms: 5.5 Stories: 3 Welcome to photos and footprint for a 6-bedroom three-story Northwest craftsman home. Here’s the floor plan: This three-story Northwest home delivers a craftsman appeal with its shingle shake siding, brick accents, and a gabled entry lined with tapered columns. The main level is occupied by …

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Contemporary Two-Story 4-Bedroom Northwest Home for a Narrow Lot with Bonus Room and Balconies (Floor Plan)

Specifications: Sq. Ft.: 3,789 Bedrooms: 4 Bathrooms: 3.5 Stories: 2 Garage: 2 Welcome to photos and footprint for a contemporary two-story 4-bedroom Northwest home. Here’s the floor plan: This 4-bedroom Northwest home features a contemporary appeal with its concrete panels, metal accents, and large windows flooding the interior with an abundant amount of natural light. …

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3-Bedroom Modern Two-Story Northwest Home for a Narrow Lot with Bonus Room (Floor Plan)

Specifications: Sq. Ft.: 2,067 Bedrooms: 3 Bathrooms: 3.5 Stories: 2 Garage: 2 Welcome to photos and footprint for a 3-bedroom modern two-story Northwest home. Here’s the floor plan: A mixture of stucco, wood, stone, and siding gives this two-story Northwest home a modern appeal. It features a forward-facing garage with a concrete driveway. A 30′ …

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5-Bedroom Northwest Two-Story Craftsman Home with Balcony Loft and Bonus Room (Floor Plan)

Specifications: Sq. Ft.: 5,527 Bedrooms: 5 Bathrooms: 4.5 Stories: 2 Garage: 3 Welcome to photos and footprint for a 5-bedroom Northwest two-story craftsman home. Here’s the floor plan: This 5-bedroom Northwest craftsman home features an impeccable facade embellished with cedar shake siding, metal roof accents, white pillars, and a series of gables. A covered entry …

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Two-Story Modern 5-Bedroom Northwest Home for a Sloped Lot with Open Concept Living and Stacked 4-Car Garage (Floor Plan)

Specifications: Sq. Ft.: 4,532 Bedrooms: 5 Bathrooms: 5.5 Stories: 2 Garage: 2 Welcome to photos and footprint for a two-story modern 5-bedroom Northwest home. Here’s the floor plan: Slanted roofs, clean lines, and a multitude of large windows lend a modern influence to this 5-bedroom Northwest home. It features a stacked garage with a double …

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5-Bedroom Northwest Two-Story Craftsman Home with Balcony Loft and 3-Car Tandem Garage (Floor Plan)

Specifications: Sq. Ft.: 4,404 Bedrooms: 4-5 Bathrooms: 4.5 Stories: 2 Garage: 3 Welcome to photos and footprint for a 5-bedroom Northwest two-story craftsman home. Here’s the floor plan: Stone and cedar shake siding lend a craftsman influence to this two-story northwest home. A welcoming covered porch along with multiple gables adorned with decorative brackets add …

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5-Bedroom Modern Style Two Story Northwest Home for a Corner Lot with Bonus Room (Floor Plan)

Specifications: Sq. Ft.: 4,995 Bedrooms: 5 Bathrooms: 4.5+ Stories: 2 Garage: 3 Welcome to photos and footprint for a 5-bedroom modern style two-story Northwest home. Here’s the floor plan: Buy this plan Buy this plan Flat rooflines, concrete accents, and a multitude of large windows enhance the modern appeal of this two-story Northwest home. It …

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4-Bedroom Two-Story Modern Northwest Home with Bonus Room and 4-Car Tandem Garage (Floor Plan)

Specifications: Sq. Ft.: 4,256 Bedrooms: 4 Bathrooms: 3.5 Stories: 2 Garages: 4 Welcome to photos and footprint for a 4-bedroom two-story modern northwest home. Here’s the floor plan: A mixture of elements along with flat rooflines and a multitude of windows lend modern influence to this 4-bedroom Northwest home. The main level is comprised of …

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Two-Story 6-Bedroom Contemporary Northwest Home with In-Law Apartment (Floor Plan)

Specifications: Sq. Ft.: 4,353 Bedrooms: 4-6 Bathrooms: 4-5 Stories: 2 Garages: 3 Welcome to photos and footprint for a two-story 6-bedroom contemporary northwest home. Here’s the floor plan: Northwest home with a contemporary touch showcasing a gray siding, gable rooflines, striking stone accents, and an enticing entry framed with tapered columns. Inside, the foyer has …

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Two-Story 4-Bedroom Northwest Home for a Wide Lot with Cabana Clubhouse (Floor Plan)

Specifications: Sq. Ft.: 9,820 Bedrooms: 4 Bathrooms: 5.5 Stories: 2 Garages: 4 Welcome to photos and footprint for a two-story 4-bedroom Northwest home. Here’s the floor plan: This luxurious Northwest home showcases a wide footprint that’s designed for those with an active lifestyle. It includes plenty of entertainment spaces and hobby rooms so everyone can …

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4-Bedroom Two-Story Northwest Home with Gambrel Roof and Tons of Natural Light (Floor Plan)

Specifications: Sq. Ft.: 2,780 Bedrooms: 4 Bathrooms: 2.5 Stories: 2 Garages: 3 Welcome to photos and footprint for a 4-bedroom two-story Northwest home. Here’s the floor plan: This two-story Northwest home exudes classic charm with its cedar shake siding, steep hipped rooflines, and a distinctive gambrel adorned with a round transom and dark shutters. Enter …

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Single-Story 3-Bedroom Northwest 614 Home (Floor Plan)

Specifications: Sq. Ft.: 2,297 Bedrooms: 3 Bathrooms: 2.5 Stories: 1 Garage: 2 Welcome to photos and footprint for a single-story 3-bedroom Northwest 614 home. Here’s the floor plan: A single-story Northwest home with a craftsman appeal boasting a well-thoughtful floor plan with a convenient layout and lots of outdoor spaces that the homeowners will surely …

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3-Bedroom Single-Story Jasper II Home (Floor Plan)

Specifications: Sq. Ft.: 1,800 Bedrooms: 3 Bathrooms: 2 Stories: 1 Garage: 2 Welcome to photos and footprint for a 3-bedroom two-story Jasper II home. Here’s the floor plan: The Jasper II home flaunts a whimsical charm with its fancy detailing showcasing yellow exterior siding, charming bay windows, welcoming front porch, and a captivating turret that …

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Two-Story 3-Bedroom The Ingalls Home (Floor Plan)

Specifications: Sq. Ft.: 2,964 Bedrooms: 3 Bathrooms: 3.5 Stories: 2 Garage: 2 Welcome to photos and footprint for a two-story 3-bedroom The Ingalls home. Here’s the floor plan: This two-story country-style home exudes timeless beauty with its gable and hipped rooflines, charming dormers, stone accents, and a wrap-around porch that serves as an additional living …

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3-Bedroom Single-Story Pinecone Trail Home (Floor Plan)

Specifications: Sq. Ft.: 2,484 Bedrooms: 3 Bathrooms: 3.5 Stories: 1 Garage: 3 Welcome to photos and footprint for a 3-bedroom single-story Pinecone Trail  home. Here’s the floor plan: Classic gables, white board and batten exterior siding, and captivating stone accents grace this single-story farmhouse style home. It has a large front porch enclosed in decorative …

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Single-Story 3-Bedroom Jacksonville House (Floor Plan)

Specifications: Sq. Ft.: 2,576 Bedrooms: 3 Bathrooms: 2.5 Stories: 1 Garage: 3 Welcome to photos and footprint for a single-story 3-bedroom Jacksonville house. Here’s the floor plan: This Jacksonville house boasts a convenient floor plan that’s designed for practicality and affordability. It includes a bonus second level consisting of a large game room that sits …

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3-Bedroom Single-Story Mountain Ranch Home with Lower Level Expansion (Floor Plan)

Specifications: Sq. Ft.: 3,623 Bedrooms: 2-3 Bathrooms: 2.5-3.5 Stories: 1 Garage: 3-4 Welcome to photos and footprint for a 3-bedroom single-story mountain ranch home. Here’s the floor plan: A deluxe mountain ranch home with a sprawling floor plan that includes all necessary amenities along with lots of entertaining spaces that the family will surely enjoy. …

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Two-Story 3-Bedroom Northwest Home (Floor Plan)

Specifications: Sq. Ft.: 2,551 Bedrooms: 3 Bathrooms: 2.5 Stories: 2 Garage: 3 Welcome to photos and footprint for a two-story 3-bedroom Northwest home. Here’s the floor plan: A combination of white horizontal siding, wooden exterior walls, and stunning stone accents embellish this two-story Northwest home. It boasts a great open floor plan that provides extensive …

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FAQ

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

The average cost for a Northwest style home is approximately $180-$325 per square foot. Costs will vary greatly depending on the area in which you build, if you choose a custom home, and the current housing and construction markets.

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

Yes, some Northwest style floor plans include a detached garage. You can also choose garage floor plans in the Northwest style to compliment your home.

 

 Does Northwest style house usually come with a garage?  

It’s fairly common for Northwest style homes to come with a garage. In fact, approximately half of all Northwest style plans include a garage. Attached garages are by far the most common. This may be due to both architectural style and practicality. Given the frequency of rain in the Pacific Northwest, an attached garage allows residents to easily get to their vehicle without braving the elements.

 

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

The style is mainly used for regular-sized homes, but it is possible to build a mansion in Northwest style. Northwest style can be fairly luxurious with large floor plans of 4,000-5,000 square feet or even larger. Some of the most memorable homes in America come from the Pacific Northwest, taking the modern form and function the style is famous for and turning it into architectural primarypieces.

 

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

The Northwest-style works well as a small or tiny home. It can also be built to green home or passive house standards for more economical operation of the home. The style offers a large amount of flexibility, making it suitable for homes both large and small.

 

Can Northwest style floor plans be open concept?

Northwest style homes are often open concept. It can be made to feel even more open with exposed structural features and large windows.

What are popular Northwest style exterior colors?

Shades of green, brown, gray, and blue are popular exterior colors for Northwest style homes. The homes tend to have a natural feel, so colors from nature’s palette fit right in. The overcast skies of the Northwest also allow for the use of stronger or darker shades without being overwhelming. White is a classic color and can be paired with bolder trim colors.

 

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

Yes. This design style lends itself easily to being on a narrow lot, with some plans having a width of 26 ft. These may be smaller size homes or two-story homes to provide more square footage.

 

Can this style be built on a wide lot?

Yes. The Northwest-style can easily be spread out to accommodate a large lot and give plenty of room, particularly with a Craftsman or Bungalow style.

 

Can Northwest style homes be built on a sloping lot?

Yes. There is a surprisingly large selection of Northwest style homes that can be built on a sloping lot.

 

How many floors/stories does Northwest style usually have?

Northwest style normally has one story. About 1/4 of Northwest style plans include two stories, and very few include three stories.

 

Do Northwest style houses have a basement?

Yes, some Northwest style homes have basements. Many do not. Older homes of all styles are more likely to have a basement than contemporary homes.

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

Yes, some Northwest style homes have a bonus room.

 

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

The Pacific Northwest is known for environmental activism, so it’s no surprise that the answer is yes. There are some Northwest style plans that are Net Zero Ready. This means that the home is designed to be energy efficient enough to run solely on renewable energy.

 

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

Covered front porches are a fairly common feature of Northwest style homes. Wraparound porches are also found on some homes.

 

What types of roof does Northwest style house typically have?

Northwest homes usually have a low or pitched roof with a deep overhang. Shed style, gable roofs, and steeply pitched cottage style roofs are also fairly common. In terms of materials, asphalt and wood shingles are commonly used. Many Pacific Northwest residents swear by the durability and function of metal roofs as well.

 

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

Northwest style is often rustic or nostalgic. You’ll find rough hewn rustic pieces like log furniture, as well as exposed brick and structural elements. Classic furniture styles are often a staple of the style, along with Native American blankets. You’ll find cool base colors including blues and grays, with bright accent colors like orange and red. However, the Northwest style can be contemporary as well. The large glass windows and natural materials commonly used in the Northwest style can create a breathtakingly modern look that goes great with a contemporary interior.