Plan 40883DB

2-Story Starter House Plan

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2-Story Starter House Plan

Plan 40883DB

  • 1,297

    Heated s.f.

  • 3

    Beds

  • 2.5

    Baths

  • 2

    Stories

  • 2

    Cars

  • Whether you’re just starting out or downsizing, this plan is practical for the smaller family. 
  • A corner fireplace in the family room is a nice touch. 
  • The main-level half bath is conveniently tucked away near the garage. 
  • All the bedrooms are located on the second floor. Their rectangular shape makes for easy furniture arrangement.
  • The unfinished storage over the garage adds 351 square feet to this cozy home. 
  • Related Plans: Remove the garage with house plan 42611DB and get an alternate exterior with house plan 40882DB.

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Cover Page. Each home plan features the rendered elevation and informative reference sections including: general notes and design criteria 1; abbreviations; and symbols for your plan.

Elevations:  Drafted at 1/4" scale for the front and 1/8" scale for the rear and sides. All elevations are detailed and an aerial view of the roof is provided, showing all hips, valleys and ridges.

 Foundation: Drafted at 1/4" scale. Poured or block basement or slab foundations are standard. We also show the HVAC equipment, structural information, steel beam and pole locations and the direction and spacing of the floor system above. 

Main Level Floor Plan: 1/4" scale. Fully dimensioned from stud to stud for ease of framing. The detailed drawings include such things as structural header locations, framing layout and kitchen layout.1

 Second Level Floor Plan: 1/4" scale. Dimensioned from stud to stud and drafted to the same degree of detail as the main level floor plan.1

 Interior Elevations:Useful for the cabinet and bidding process, this page shows all kitchen and bathroom cabinets as well as any other cabinet elevations.

Electrical and Sections: Illustrated on a separate page for clarity, the electrical plan shows suggested electrical layout for the foundation, main and second level floor plans. Typical wall, cantilever, stair, brick and fireplace sections are provided to further explain construction of these areas.

Roof Framing Plan: Illustrated on a separate page for clarity, the roof framing plan shows the suggested dimensional plan showing lengths, runs, ridge heights and wall plate heights.

Floor Plan

Optional Basement Stairs

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2-Story Starter House Plan  - 40883DB floor plan - Optional Basement Stairs

Plan details

Architectural Style

 

2-Story Starter House Plan

  • 1,297

    Heated s.f.

  • 3

    Beds

  • 3

    Baths

  • 2

    Floors

  • 2

    Car garage

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About This Plan

  • Whether you’re just starting out or downsizing, this plan is practical for the smaller family. 
  • A corner fireplace in the family room is a nice touch. 
  • The main-level half bath is conveniently tucked away near the garage. 
  • All the bedrooms are located on the second floor. Their rectangular shape makes for easy furniture arrangement.
  • The unfinished storage over the garage adds 351 square feet to this cozy home. 
  • Related Plans: Remove the garage with house plan 42611DB and get an alternate exterior with house plan 40882DB.

Floor Plans

  • Main Level

  • 2nd Floor

  • Optional Basement Stairs

Plan Details

Square Footage Breakdown

  • Total Heated Area: 1,297 sq. ft.
  • 1st Floor: 658 sq. ft.
  • 2nd Floor: 639 sq. ft.
  • Storage: 351 sq. ft.
  • Porch, Front: 126 sq. ft.

Beds/Baths

  • Bedrooms: 3
  • Full bathrooms: 2
  • Half bathrooms: 1

Foundation Type

    • Standard Foundations: Slab
    • Optional Foundations: Basement, Crawl

Exterior Walls

  • Standard Type(s): 2x4
  • Optional Type(s): 2x6

Dimensions

  • Width: 42' 0"
  • Depth: 37' 4"
  • Max ridge height: 29' 5"

Garage

  • Type: Attached
  • Area: 504 sq. ft.
  • Count: 2 Cars
  • Entry Location: Front

Ceiling Heights

  • Floor / Height: First Floor / 9' 0" Second Floor / 8' 0"

Roof

  • Primary Pitch: 8 on 12
  • Secondary Pitch: 8 on 12
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