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Contemporary Home Plan 7863LD

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Contemporary Ranch

Battens and shutters give a cottage-like charm to this compact ranch home plan that is economical to build. Designed for construction on a side slope, it could just as easily be built on a flat lot. Plans also call for a full basement, undeveloped space that could be used for storage, or converted to additional living space as needed. An airlock entryway, complete with built-in seat, minimizes warm air loss in winter. Family living areas are informal. Only a half-wall separates the entry hall from the living room. A woodstove is tucked in a brick-faced corner. In addition to adding visual interest, brick also holds heat and continues to radiate warmth long after a fire has faded to ash. The kitchen is next to an area that could be outfitted as either a dining or family room. Range and oven are located in the eating bar - a convenient arrangement for serving meals on the run - and glass double doors open onto a deck. Pocket doors hide a closet cubby, plumbed to handle a washer and dryer. Some families, however, might prefer to put a desk here and keep the family computer where all can have equal access. The master bedroom has a bathroom with a shower and the other two bedrooms share a larger bathroom outfitted with a tub.

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House Plan Specifications
 Plan Number7863LD
 StoriesOne Story
 Bedrooms3
 Baths2
 Garage Stalls2
 Width70'
 Depth32'
House Plan Square Footage
 Main Floor1388
 Garage529
 
 Total Living Area1388
   
House Plan Features
 StyleContemporary, Ranch, Luxury
House Plan Options
 FoundationBasement, Combination Basement/Crawlspace, Walkout Basement


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