Comfortable Starter Home Plan

Plan 4012DB

  • 1,642

    Heated s.f.

  • 3

    Beds

  • 2.5

    Baths

  • 2

    Stories

  • 2

    Cars

  • A neat and tidy exterior marks this Traditional house which works well as a starter home or for the retiree.
  • The covered front porch ushers you into the entry foyer that opens up to the great room with fireplace.
  • Nearby, the formal dining room lies close to the breakfast nook set in a bay and the kitchen.
  • Dine informally at the snack bar set in a peninsula.
  • All three bedrooms are on the second floor.
  • The master walk-in closet has a door that leads to unfinished storage, perfect for suitcases and holiday ornaments.

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Cover Page: 
Each home plan features the front elevation and informative reference sections including, general notes and design criteria*, abbreviations, and symbols for your plan.

Elevations: 
Scaled elevations for the front, rear, and sides are provided. All elevations are detailed, and an aerial view of the roof is provided.

Foundations: 
Foundations are fully engineered for each design, whether slab or basement.

Main Level Floor Plan: 
The detailed drawings are fully dimensioned for ease of framing. Exterior wall thicknesses vary by plan. If necessary, contact us to clarify the standard exterior wall thickness for the plan(s) you are interested in.

Second Level Floor Plan (if any): 
Dimensioned and drafted to the same degree of detail as the main level floor plan*.

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

Full technical support is provided to purchasers of each plan to answer your plan-related questions.

*Plans are drafted to meet the Uniform Building Code or IRC (International Residential Code) at the time they are designed (contact us for more information). Because codes and requirements can change and may vary from jurisdiction to jurisdiction, the designers cannot warrant compliance with any specific code or regulation. All plans can be adapted to your local building codes and requirements. It is the responsibility of the purchaser and/or builder of each plan to see that the structure is built in strict compliance with all governing municipal codes (city, county, state, and federal).

Floor Plan

NOTE:
If you want to purchase this plan in reverse, please select "readable reverse" or "mirror reverse" under Options above.
Comfortable Starter Home Plan - 4012DB floor plan - Main Level
NOTE:
If you want to purchase this plan in reverse, please select "readable reverse" or "mirror reverse" under Options above.
Comfortable Starter Home Plan - 4012DB floor plan - 2nd Floor

Plan details

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Plan Collections

Comfortable Starter Home Plan

  • 1,642

    Heated s.f.

  • 3

    Beds

  • 3

    Baths

  • 2

    Floors

  • 2

    Car garage

Buy This Plan
  • Study Set – Digital $650
  • PDF - Single-Build $1,005
  • PDF - Unlimited Build $1,505
  • CAD - Single-Build $1,740
  • CAD - Unlimited Build $2,240
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About This Plan

  • A neat and tidy exterior marks this Traditional house which works well as a starter home or for the retiree.
  • The covered front porch ushers you into the entry foyer that opens up to the great room with fireplace.
  • Nearby, the formal dining room lies close to the breakfast nook set in a bay and the kitchen.
  • Dine informally at the snack bar set in a peninsula.
  • All three bedrooms are on the second floor.
  • The master walk-in closet has a door that leads to unfinished storage, perfect for suitcases and holiday ornaments.

Floor Plans

  • Main Level

  • 2nd Floor

Plan Details

Square Footage Breakdown

  • Total Heated Area: 1,642 sq. ft.
  • 1st Floor: 862 sq. ft.
  • 2nd Floor: 780 sq. ft.
  • Storage: 120 sq. ft.

Beds/Baths

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

Foundation Type

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

Exterior Walls

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

Dimensions

  • Width: 40' 0"
  • Depth: 44' 0"
  • Max ridge height: 25' 0"

Garage

  • Type: Attached
  • Area: 545 sq. ft.
  • Count: 2 Cars
  • Entry Location: Front

Ceiling Heights

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

Roof

  • Framing Type: Stick