Plan 42345DB European Cottage with Expansion Possibilities

European Cottage with Expansion Possibilities

Plan 42345DB

  • 1,898

    Heated s.f.

  • 3-5

    Beds

  • 3 - 4

    Baths

  • 1

    Stories

  • 2

    Cars

  • Clipped roof lines and a lovely open floor plan are the starting points for this three bedroom European house plan.
  • The open layout encompasses the kitchen, eating area and great room, giving you wonderful views.
  • Expand to five bedrooms by finishing off the lower level and gain a rec room, wet bar and wine cellar too.
  • Ideal for retired couples, you can live on the main floor and just use the second floor bedroom and lower level when needed for visits and holidays.
  • Related Plan: Remove the second floor bedroom with house plan 42344DB (1,596 sq. ft.).
  • NOTE: Please allow 10-20 business days for delivery.

Most plans include the following:


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.
European Cottage with Expansion Possibilities - 42345DB floor plan - Main Level
NOTE:
If you want to purchase this plan in reverse, please select "readable reverse" or "mirror reverse" under Options above.
European Cottage with Expansion Possibilities - 42345DB floor plan - 2nd Floor
NOTE:
If you want to purchase this plan in reverse, please select "readable reverse" or "mirror reverse" under Options above.
European Cottage with Expansion Possibilities - 42345DB floor plan - Optional
NOTE:
If you want to purchase this plan in reverse, please select "readable reverse" or "mirror reverse" under Options above.
European Cottage with Expansion Possibilities - 42345DB floor plan - Lower Level

Plan details

European Cottage with Expansion Possibilities

  • 1,898

    Heated s.f.

  • 3 - 5

    Beds

  • 3 +

    Baths

  • 1

    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
  • View all purchase option online

About This Plan

  • Clipped roof lines and a lovely open floor plan are the starting points for this three bedroom European house plan.
  • The open layout encompasses the kitchen, eating area and great room, giving you wonderful views.
  • Expand to five bedrooms by finishing off the lower level and gain a rec room, wet bar and wine cellar too.
  • Ideal for retired couples, you can live on the main floor and just use the second floor bedroom and lower level when needed for visits and holidays.
  • Related Plan: Remove the second floor bedroom with house plan 42344DB (1,596 sq. ft.).
  • NOTE: Please allow 10-20 business days for delivery.

Floor Plans

  • Main Level

  • 2nd Floor

  • Optional

  • Lower Level

Plan Details

Square Footage Breakdown

  • Total Heated Area: 1,898 sq. ft.
  • 1st Floor: 1,596 sq. ft.
  • 2nd Floor: 302 sq. ft.

Beds/Baths

  • Bedrooms: 3, 4, & 5
  • Full bathrooms: 3 or 4

Foundation Type

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

Exterior Walls

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

Dimensions

  • Width: 40' 0"
  • Depth: 57' 0"
  • Max ridge height: 25' 10"

Garage

  • Type: Attached
  • Area: 473 sq. ft.
  • Count: 2 Cars
  • Entry Location: Front

Ceiling Heights

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

Roof

  • Primary Pitch: 6 on 12
  • Secondary Pitch: 10 on 12