18249be 1464095873

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Plan 18249BE - Red Cottage with In-Law Suite

  • 1,980


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  • 1-2


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About this Plan

  • The whole second floor of this popular home plan - a spin-off of our popular house plan 18221BE - is devoted to a guest or in-law suite complete with full kitchen and living/dining areas.
  • Vaulted spaces add comfortable volume to nicely proportioned room sizes. and abundant windows maximize views and natural light. The shed 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 multiple windows and access to the rear patio.The handsome master bath has expansive spacious his-and-hers walk-in closets.
  • The main roof pitch is 10:12 and the secondary pitch is 3:12.
  • The home plan comes with an unfinished basement and has both slab and crawlspace upgrades available.
  • Related Plans: Get a smaller version with 2 bedrooms upstairs with house plan 18260BE.
  • Get a 2-car garage and an extra main floor bedroom suite with house plan 18290BE, 18222BE (1,634 sq. ft. with bonus space on the upper floor), 18223BE (3,432 sq. ft. with finished lower level), 18238BE (3,994 sq. ft. with elevator), 18241BE (2,072 sq. ft. with 3 bedrooms on the main floor), 18245BE (3,253 sq. ft. with dramatic screened porch) and 18221BE (2,339 sq. ft. and the designer's former personal home).
  • MORE PHOTOS: See a modified version of this house plan built in Virginia in our Facebook photo album.

Floor Plan

Plan details

Total Heated area:

  • 1,980 sq. ft. Total heated area:
  • 1,980 sq. ft. 1st Floor:
  • 152 sq. ft. Porch, Combined:
  • 349 sq. ft. Deck:
  • 640 sq. ft. Bonus:


  • 2 or 3 bedrooms:
  • 2 or 3 full bathrooms:


  • 96' 10" width:
  • 75' 2" depth:
  • 26' 7" max ridge height:


  • Attached Type:
  • 3 Cars Details:
  • 948 sq. ft.  

Foundation Type

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

Exterior Walls

  • 2x6 Standard Type(s):

Ceiling Heights

Floor Height
First Floor 9' 0"
Second Floor 8' 0"


  • on 12 Primary Pitch:
  • on 12 Secondary Pitch:
  • Truss Framing Type:

Architectural Style