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Check out the huge and diverse collection of small house plans below.

2-Bedroom Contemporary Style Single-Story Vacation Home for a Narrow Lot with Covered Porch and Open Living Space (Floor Plan)

Specifications: Sq. Ft.: 686 Bedrooms: 2 Bathrooms: 1 Stories: 1 Welcome to photos and footprint for a 2-bedroom contemporary style single-story vacation home. Here’s the floor plan: This 2-bedroom cottage offers a compact floor plan perfect for a vacation retreat or starter home. It features contemporary detailing including a horizontal siding, a stone chimney, wood …

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Country Style 1-Bedroom Two-Story Carriage Home with Open Concept Design (Floor Plan)

Specifications: Sq. Ft.: 736 Bedrooms: 1 Bathrooms: 1 Stories: 2 Garage: 2 Welcome to photos and footprint for a country style 1-bedroom two-story carriage home. Here’s the floor plan: This carriage home exudes a country charm with its traditional lap siding, shuttered windows, and a covered porch topped with twin shed dormers. The main level …

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Compact 2-Bedroom Single-Story Rustic Home for a Narrow Lot with Covered Lanai (Floor Plan)

Specifications: Sq. Ft.: 938 Bedrooms: 2 Bathrooms: 1 Stories: 1 Welcome to photos and footprint for a compact 2-bedroom single-story rustic home. Here’s the floor plan: This 2-bedroom compact home offers an efficient floor plan with a 36′ width of living space making it perfect for narrow lots. It is adorned by stone and cedar …

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1-Bedroom Single-Story Tiny Home with Open Living Space (Floor Plan)

Specifications: Sq. Ft.: 612 Bedrooms: 1 Bathrooms: 1 Stories: 1 Garage: 4 Welcome to photos and footprint for a 1-bedroom single-story tiny home. Here’s the floor plan: Vertical and horizontal siding brings a traditional appeal to this 1-bedroom tiny home. It features an oversized workshop attached to its side with a vaulted ceiling for a …

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Southern Style 1-Bedroom Single-Story Cottage for a Narrow Lot with Open Floor Plan (Floor Plan)

Specifications: Sq. Ft.: 523 Bedrooms: 1 Bathrooms: 1 Stories: 1 Welcome to photos and footprint for a Southern style 1-bedroom single-story cottage. Here’s the floor plan: This Southern style cottage offers a compact floor plan with 523 sq. ft. of living space making it a great guest house, a rental property, or a starter home. …

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2-Bedroom Traditional Two-Story Carriage Home for a Narrow Lot with Balcony and Double Garage (Floor Plan)

Specifications: Sq. Ft.: 819 Bedrooms: 2 Bathrooms: 1 Stories: 2 Garage: 2 Welcome to photos and footprint for a 2-bedroom two-story carriage home. Here’s the floor plan: Graced with a traditional exterior, this two-story carriage home is perfect for an outbuilding, a rental space, and a starter home. It features a comfortable double garage enclosed …

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Handsome Modern Farmhouse House Plan “The Cassian” (3-Bedrooms with Bonus Room)

Specifications Sq. Ft. 2,270 Bedrooms: 3 Bathrooms: 2.5 Stories: 1   Home Plan The Cassian Plan# W-1603 2270Total Sq. Ft. 3Bedrooms 2.5Bathrooms 1Stories Buy this Plan About This quintessential modern farmhouse, aka The Cassian, features a board-and-batten facade with metal roof accents and decorative gable brackets. A coffered ceiling tops the great room, and a skylight brings natural …

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1-Bedroom Single-Story Martha Hunting Cabin (Floor Plan)

Specifications: Sq. Ft.: 295 Bedrooms: 1 Bathrooms: 1 Stories: 1 Welcome to photos and footprint for a 1-bedroom single-story Martha hunting cabin. Here’s the floor plan: A beautiful blend of wooden log siding, a perfectly pitched gable roof, and an airy entry porch bring a great curb appeal to the Martha hunting cabin. It offers …

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Single-Story Debra Micro Cabin with Loft Bedroom and Rooftop Deck (Floor Plan)

Specifications: Sq. Ft.: 351 Bedrooms: 1 Bathrooms: 1 Stories: 1 Welcome to photos and footprint for a single-story Debra micro cabin. Here’s the floor plan: The Debra micro cabin features a modern style functional floor plan that makes a perfect weekend house. It offers water and energy-saving options for that affordable and efficient living. The …

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1-Bedroom Single-Story Winter Garden Doris Cabin (Floor Plan)

Specifications: Sq. Ft.: 411 Bedrooms: 1 Bathrooms: 1 Stories: 1 Welcome to photos and footprint for a 1-bedroom single-story winter garden Doris cabin. Here’s the floor plan: The winter garden Doris offers a simple one-level floor plan that’s complete with the necessary amenities for convenient living. It features a wonderful greenhouse garden and a storage …

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Two-Story 1-Bedroom Eco-Cabin Nova Tiny Home with Loft (Floor Plan)

Specifications: Sq. Ft.: 524 Bedrooms: 1 Bathrooms: 1 Stories: 2 Welcome to photos and footprint for a two-story 1-bedroom eco-cabin Nova tiny home. Here’s the floor plan:    The eco-cabin Nova is a self-sustainable house that can be used as a recreational building or a weekend house. It is embellished with wooden siding and gable …

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1-Bedroom Cottage Style Single-Story Shirley Home with Loft (Floor Plan)

Specifications: Sq. Ft.: 256 Bedrooms: 1 Bathrooms: 1 Stories: 1 Welcome to photos and footprint for a 1-bedroom cottage style single-story Shirley home. Here’s the floor plan: The Shirley cottage home exhibits a traditional charm with its wood slat exterior, a classic gable roof, and a welcoming covered porch. The main level has a convenient …

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France Cabin Style Tiny Home (Floor Plan)

Specifications: Total Floor Area: 86 sq. ft. / 8 m2 L X W: 13′-6″ x 7′-1″ (3,8 m x 2,1 m) DIY Building cost: $3,400 Welcome to photos and footprint for France cabin style tiny home. Here’s the floor plan: The France tiny home boasts an adorable facade adorned with a perfectly pitched gable roof, …

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Single-Story 1-Bedroom Wood Cabin Aiko with Loft (Floor Plan)

Specifications: Sq. Ft.: 215 Bedrooms: 1 Bathrooms: 1 Stories: 1 Welcome to photos and footprint for a single-story 1-bedroom wood cabin Aiko. Here’s the floor plan: Wrapped in a wooden exterior, this cabin features an efficient floor plan designed as a vacation cabin or even for longer-term stays. It’s a self-sufficient shed equipped with a …

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1-Bedroom Single-Story Cloe Cottage with Open Floor Plan (Floor Pl)

Specifications: Sq. Ft.: 349 Bedrooms: 1 Bathrooms: 1 Stories: 1 Welcome to photos and footprint for a 1-bedroom single-story Cloe cottage. Here’s the floor plan: The Cloe cottage offers a compact floor plan that comes with all the necessary amenities you’ll expect from a small cottage. Add a rainwater retention system and enjoy a more …

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Two-Story Cottage Style 2-Bedroom Kathy Cabin (Floor Plan)

Specifications: Sq. Ft.: 355 Bedrooms: 2 Bathrooms: 1 Stories: 2 Welcome to photos and footprint for a two-story cottage style 2-bedroom Kathy cabin. Here’s the floor plan: A touch of modern and classic combined in this two-story cottage-style cabin. It is adorned with a wooden exterior and a skillion and lean-to roof that adds character …

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1-Bedroom Single-Story Ashley River Cabin (Floor Plan)

Specifications: Sq. Ft.: 280 Bedrooms: 1 Bathrooms: 1 Stories: 1 Welcome to photos and footprint for a 1-bedroom single-story Ashley river cabin. Here’s the floor plan:  The Ashley river cabin offers a simple 1-bedroom floor plan that’s perfect as a weekend getaway home or a vacation retreat. It features a uniquely-shaped exterior clad in wood …

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Modern Two-Story 1-Bedroom Janet Tiny Home with Sleeping Loft (Floor Plan)

Specifications: Sq. Ft.: 445 Bedrooms: 1 Bathrooms: 1 Stories: 2 Welcome to photos and footprint for a modern two-story 1-bedroom Janet tiny home. Here’s the floor plan:  This modern tiny home features an adorable facade adorned with a wood slat exterior, a gable roof, triangular shutters, and a trellis porch that creates a warm welcome. …

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FAQ

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

A small house style home is usually 2000 square feet or less. On average the cost of a house is around $248,000. This makes the cost of a small house around $124 per square foot.

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

Yes, it is possible to have a detached garage with a small house floor plan. If you want to build a house, you can do anything you want. Keep in mind the average two car garage is about 576 square feet, so the garage could be almost as big as your house.

Does small house style house usually come with a garage?  

Yes, it is common for a small house style to have a garage. This is how the small house style homes are usually built.

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

The small house floor plan is not a mansion or regular sized home. It is much smaller than a regular sized home. This is also not considered a luxury style home. A luxury home has a primary suite. Often a luxury home has more than one primary suite. A small house style does not have enough room for one primary suite.

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

Considering that the term small house is in the name of the style, it only makes sense that it can be built as a small home. Yes, it can be built economically. You can save money by recycling materials or using less expensive materials.

Can a small house style floor plans be open concept?

Yes, and it is the preferred floor plan that you want in a small house because it really opens up the house and gives you more space in which to live.

What are popular small house style exterior colors?

When it comes to small house exteriors, popular colors are ones that stand out. If you want to use neutral colors like white or beige, you will find pops of color on the exterior. You may see a red door, or colorful shutters on a white house.

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

Yes, since a small house plan is usually less than 2000 square feet it is the perfect type of house to build on a narrow lot.

Can this style be built on a wide lot?

You can build a small house on a wide lot, but you may have a lot of grass to cut, if you do.

Can small house style homes be built on a sloping lot?

Yes, this type of house can be built on a sloping lot. The landscaping may have to be planned so that it evens out the slope. The house can be built in such a way so that it uses the slope to its advantage.

How many floors/stories does small house style usually have?

A small house style home can have as many as two floors plus a basement.

Do small house style houses have a basement?

Yes, a small house style does usually come with a basement.

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

Yes, the small house style home can come with a bonus room. It can actually come with multiple bonus rooms. You should keep in mind that the bonus rooms may not be that large.

Do small house style floor plans come with energy efficient options?

Yes, any house, even a small house, can come with energy efficient options. Most builders are using energy efficient appliances. In addition, if you know that you want your house to more energy efficient, you can talk to the builder before construction starts so you can incorporate them in your house.

Is a porch a common design feature with small house style houses?

Yes, a porch can be a common design for a small house style home. When it comes to building a house, you can build just about anything you want.

What types of roof does small house style house typically have?

One of the most popular roof options in the US is a gable roof. This type of roof is common for a small house style home. A gable roof has two sides that slope and come together at a ridge. The ridges create end walls. This type of roof is also called pitched or a peaked roof. Another type of roof that you may find on a small house is a gambrel roof. It is a symmetrical roof with two sides and two slopes on either side.

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

A small house style can work with either a rustic interior decor or a more contemporary interior. If you prefer a more rustic look. you may want to consider a house that looks more like a barn. However, if you prefer a more contemporary interior, you want to consider decor that will help open up the house. Including decor such as mirrors and bright lighting will help to open up the house. You may want to also consider furniture that has legs so that it gives the room an open look.