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Plan 18223BE

  • 3,241


  • 3 - 6


  • 4


  • 2


  • 2


About this Plan

  • The vaulted spaces - foyer, living & dining rooms, and kitchen - add comfortable volume to nicely proportioned room sizes.
  • Abundant windows maximize views and natural light. The dormer over the foyer brings additional light into the living, dining and kitchen areas.
  • Wide hallways and doorways make for easy traffic flow, even for those that need Barrier Free Access. The front flex room off the foyer is perfect for a den or home office.
  • The kitchen is designed for both efficiency and aesthetics. The large island aids in food preparation, additional storage and allows for a nice seating area. There are both pantry cabinets and a spacious closet pantry.
  • The owners' suite has an attractive bay window with window seat. The handsome master bath has an extra spacious shower.
  • A second floor guest suite has two bedrooms and a kitchenette. It is great for guests or can be turned into a second master suite or home office.
  • The lower level is packed with a family room and game room, two bedrooms and workshop.
  • The 2-car garage is wider and deeper than most garages, with 10'-wide by 8'-high doors.
  • Related Plans: Get an unfinished lower level with house plan 18221BE (2,339 sq. ft.).
  • Save money with second floor bonus space you can finish later with house plan 18222BE (1,634 sq. ft.) and with
  • Get a larger version with an elevator with house plan 18238BE (3,994 sq. ft.).
  • Get a 3-car garage with house plan 18249BE.
  • Gain a first floor guest suite with house plans 18290BE (with bonus second floor suite) and 18241BE (without a bonus level). And get a dramatic screened porch off the master suite with house plan 18245BE (3,253 sq. ft.).

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Plan details

Square Footage Breakdown

  • Total Heated Area: 3,241 sq. ft.
  • Lower Level: 1,091 sq. ft.
  • 1st Floor: 1,457 sq. ft.
  • 2nd Floor: 693 sq. ft.
  • Porch, Front: 146 sq. ft.


  • Bedrooms: 3, 4, 5, & 6
  • Full bathrooms: 4


  • Width: 75' 1"
  • Depth: 61' 4"
  • Max ridge height: 24' 0"


  • Type: Attached
  • Area: 664 sq. ft.
  • Details: 2 Cars
  • Location: Courtyard

Foundation Type

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

Exterior Walls

  • Standard Type(s): 2x6

Ceiling Heights

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


  • Primary Pitch: 10 on 12
  • Framing Type: Stick and Truss

Architectural Style