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1-Bedroom Two-Story Carriage Home with Open Living Area (Floor Plan)

Specifications: Sq. Ft.: 650 Bedrooms: 1 Bathrooms: 1 Stories: 2 Garages: 2 Welcome to photos and footprint for a 1-bedroom two-story carriage home. Here’s the floor plan: Pristine white siding, barn shutters, and a shed roof adorned with decorative brackets and trellis grace this two-story carriage home. The ground floor consists of a double garage …

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1-Bedroom Two-Story Highpoint 2 Cottage (Floor Plan)

Specifications: Sq. Ft.: 1,029 Bedrooms: 1 Bathrooms: 1 Stories: 2 Garages: 2 Welcome to photos and footprint for a 1-bedroom two-story Highpoint 2 cottage. Here’s the floor plan: Charming Palladian windows, gable rooflines, taupe exterior siding, and cozy wood elements grace this 1-bedroom cottage. The first floor is composed of a workshop and two garages …

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Two-Story 1-Bedroom Versatile Cottage (Floor Plan)

Specifications: Sq. Ft.: 1,000 Bedrooms: 1 Bathrooms: 1.5 Stories: 1-2 Welcome to photos and footprint for a two-story 1-bedroom versatile cottage. Here’s the floor plan: Shed dormer, gable rooflines, and ridge turrets adorn this two-story cottage. This house is perfect as a vacation home or a main residence for small families. As you enter the …

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3-Bedroom Single-Story Craftsman Ranch (Floor Plan)

Specifications: Sq. Ft.: 1,702 Bedrooms: 3 Bathrooms: 2 Stories: 1 Garages: 2 Welcome to photos and footprint for a 3-bedroom single-story craftsman ranch. Here’s the floor plan: This craftsman ranch exhibits a classic charm with its blue exterior siding, gable rooflines, subtle wood trims, and a charming dormer sitting above the side entry garage. The …

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Single-Story Ranch 3-Bedroom The Lochmere Home (Floor Plan)

Specifications: Sq. Ft.: 1,674 Bedrooms: 3 Bathrooms: 2 Stories: 1 Welcome to photos and footprint for a single-story ranch 3-bedroom The Lochmere home. Here’s the floor plan: This single-story ranch shows off a craftsman beauty with its cedar shake siding, striking stone accents, tapered columns, and decorative trims adorning the gable rooflines. A wide-open floor …

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3-Bedroom Two-Story Scandinavian Style Willowgate Home (Floor Plan)

Specifications: Sq. Ft.: 1,512 Bedrooms: 3 Bathrooms: 2.5 Stories: 2 Welcome to photos and footprint for a 3-bedroom two-story Scandinavian style Willowgate home. Here’s the floor plan: A two-story Scandinavian style home with a narrow floor plan perfect for limited lots. It is ideal for families who are looking for an affordable package with room …

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Single-Story 2-Bedroom Bergen Scandinavian Home (Floor Plan)

Specifications: Sq. Ft.: 1,200 Bedrooms: 2 Bathrooms: 1 Stories: 1 Welcome to photos and footprint for a single-story 2-bedroom Bergen Scandinavian home. Here’s the floor plan: A combination of horizontal and vertical exterior siding grace this single-story Scandinavian home. Rustic front and back porches adorned with wooden trims and pergola add an interesting appeal to …

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3-Bedroom Single-Story Scandinavian Style Home (Floor Plan)

Specifications: Sq. Ft.: 1,400 Bedrooms: 3 Bathrooms: 1 Stories: 1 Welcome to photos and footprint for a 3-bedroom single-story Scandinavian style home. Here’s the floor plan: This single-story Scandinavian style home showcases a modern open floor plan that’s ideal for families who are looking for an affordable and efficient abode. It includes an unfinished basement …

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3-Bedroom Single-Story The Tanglewood Rustic Home (Floor Plan)

Specifications: Sq. Ft.: 1,473 Bedrooms: 3 Bathrooms: 2 Stories: 1 Welcome to photos and footprint for a 3-bedroom single-story The Tanglewood home. Here’s the floor plan: A single-story rustic home with an economical floor plan perfect for families who are looking for practicality and convenience. The L-shaped front porch framed with light wood columns brings …

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3-Bedroom Single-Story The Irby Home (Floor Plan)

Specifications: Sq. Ft.: 1,580 Bedrooms: 3 Bathrooms: 2 Stories: 1 Welcome to photos and footprint for a 3-bedroom single-story The Irby home. Here’s the floor plan: Contrasting stone exterior and brown siding along with cedar shakes adorn this single-story ranch home. Varied sizes of gables create a striking appeal. Inside, the foyer has easy access …

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Single-Story 2-Bedroom Starter Home (Floor Plan)

Specifications: Sq. Ft.: 1,051 Bedrooms: 2 Bathrooms: 1 Stories: 1 Garages: 1 Welcome to photos and footprint for a single-story 2-bedroom starter home. Here’s the floor plan: A two-bedroom starter home with a practical floor plan perfect for small families. It is equipped with modern conveniences along with a front-load garage that allows you to …

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3-Bedroom Two-Story Cottage Home with Front and Side Porches (Floor Plan)

Specifications: Sq. Ft.: 1,112 Bedrooms: 3 Bathrooms: 2 Stories: 2 Welcome to photos and footprint for a 3-bedroom two-story cottage home. Here’s the floor plan: Green metal roofs, white exterior siding, decorative trims, and a pergola side porch grace this two-story cottage home. It has a well-thoughtful floor plan that includes all essential amenities and …

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Single-Story 3-Bedroom Lake Drive Open Floor Plan Country Style Home (Floor Plan)

Specifications: Sq. Ft.: 1,892 Bedrooms: 3 Bathrooms: 2.5 Stories: 1 Garages: 2 Welcome to photos and footprint for a single-story 3-bedroom Lake Drive open floor plan country style home. Here’s the floor plan: This single-story country-style home boasts a wide-open floor plan that enables extensive views across the rooms and onto the rear porch. It …

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3-Bedroom Single-Story The Barrington Home (Floor Plan)

Specifications: Sq. Ft.: 2,735 Bedrooms: 3 Bathrooms: 2.5 Stories: 1 Garages: 3 Welcome to photos and footprint for a 3-bedroom single-story The Barrington home. Here’s the floor plan: This craftsman-style home exhibits a rustic charm with its taupe board and batten exterior siding, stone accents, a covered front porch, and gable roofs adorned with decorative …

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3-Bedroom Single-Story The Currier Home (Floor Plan)

Specifications: Sq. Ft.: 1,583 Bedrooms: 3 Bathrooms: 2 Stories: 1 Welcome to photos and footprint for a 3-bedroom single-story 3-bedroom The Currier home. Here’s the floor plan: The Currier home boasts a narrow, single-story floor plan that’s ideal for families that are looking for practicality and convenience. The open layout maximizes the home’s space and …

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Single-Story 2-Bedroom Urban Style Split Level Home (Floor Plan)

Specifications: Sq. Ft.: 963 Bedrooms: 2 Bathrooms: 1 Stories: 1 Welcome to photos and footprint for a single-story 2-bedroom Urban style split level home. Here’s the floor plan: Taupe exterior siding, stone and brick accents, hipped rooflines, and a dark wood entry door flanked with glass panels grace this single-story urban style home. As you …

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2-Bedroom Single-Story Cottage with Screened Porch (Floor Plan)

Specifications: Sq. Ft.: 1,016 Bedrooms: 2 Bathrooms: 1 Stories: 1 Welcome to photos and footprint for a 2-bedroom single-story cottage. Here’s the floor plan: This single-story cottage exudes classic beauty with its subtle green board and batten exterior siding, striking metal roofs, a brick chimney, and vertical shutters that adorn the white-framed windows. The classic …

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Two-Story 2-Bedroom Getaway Cabin (Floor Plan)

Specifications: Sq. Ft.: 1,312 Bedrooms: 2 Bathrooms: 1.5 Stories: 2 Welcome to photos and footprint for a two-story 2-bedroom getaway cabin. Here’s the floor plan: This two-story getaway cabin exhibits a striking appeal with its charming curved dormer, green-tiled roofs, tapered columns, and a beautiful gazebo that houses the covered porch. Enter the home via …

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Single-Story 3-Bedroom The Kilpatrick Home (Floor Plan)

Specifications: Sq. Ft.: 1,608 Bedrooms: 3 Bathrooms: 2 Stories: 1 Welcome to photos and footprint for a single-story 3-bedroom The Kilpatrick home. Here’s the floor plan: This single-story craftsman home flaunts a traditional beauty with its yellow exterior siding, white columns, and gable rooflines adorned with decorative trims. The welcoming front porch takes you to …

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2-Bedroom Single-Story Hummingbird-H2 Modern Style Home (Floor Plan)

Specifications: Sq. Ft.: 860 Bedrooms: 2 Bathrooms: 2 Stories: 1 Welcome to photos and footprint for a 2-bedroom single-story Hummingboard-H2 modern style home. Here’s the floor plan: This single-story modern style home shows off a sleek, contemporary charm with its clean exterior lines, pristine white horizontal siding, and massive glass windows and doors that allow …

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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.