Plan: 16708RH

Single Story with Solar Intentions

2,466 3 3 1 2
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Single Story with Solar Intentions

Plan 16708RH

  • 2,466

    Heated s.f.

  • 3

    Beds

  • 3

    Baths

  • 1

    Stories

  • 2

    Cars

  • MORE PHOTOS: Check out more photos of this house in our Facebook and Google+ photo albums.
  • This elegant home plan is a carefully thought out single story home designed with a couple or small family in mind. The option for a full unfinished basement gives the plan a serious expandability factor. If the home is built without the basement, the master suite picks up the space currently occupied by the stairwell.
  • An angled front entry creates an interesting foyer, and from the exterior sets off three stone and wood columns. The front porch ceiling is vaulted.
  • The plan may be built with an interior brick walkway that behaves as solar mass or the hardwood flooring can extend all the way through. The dining and great room are open to each other, with spaces defined by differing ceiling heights and soffit lines.
  • The kitchen has a peninsula bar for informal dining as well as a central work island. A two sided butlers pantry accesses the utility room providing two long counter tops for extra work space and substantial cabinetry above and below.
  • The master suite is accessed via a shadow hall way from the foyer, insuring privacy from the more public areas of the residence and features a his-and-hers walk in closet system with a laundry drop straight into the utility area.
  • Double French style doors access the hall to the secondary bedrooms, accent the adjoining dining area. The hall has built-in shelving that turns the area into a small library, with the second bath door framed into the built-ins. The secondary bedrooms can serve double duty as office spaces and guest sleeping quarters if the residence is for a couple.
  • The laundry room serves as a mudroom entry to the garage.
  • This energy-efficient house plan is shown with solar panels on its 6/12 sloped roof. These were installed by the homeowner and are not part of the plan package.

What is Included in Our Plans?

All of our plans are designed by licensed architects and residential building designers. Each plan is designed to meet nationally recognized building codes for the year they were created.

No two plans are the same. We strongly encourage you to contact us for the contents of any plan you may be interested in purchasing.

Below is a listing of sheets typically included in our plans:

Foundation Plan

shows the foundation details.

Floor Plan

shows the placement of interior walls and the dimensions for rooms, doors, windows, stairways, etc. of each level of the house.

Exterior Elevations

show the front, rear and sides of the house, including exterior materials, details and roof pitches.

Building Cross Section

shows details of the house as though it were cut in slices from the roof to the foundation. The cross sections detail the construction of the home, insulation, flooring and roofing.

Interior Elevations (when available)

show the details of cabinets such as those found in the kitchen, bathroom and utility room, fireplaces and other special interior features.

Roof Plan

provides a bird's eye view of the roof's valleys, ridges and dormers, if applicable

Electrical Plan (when available)

shows the suggested locations for fixtures and outlets. Please contact us to see if an electrical plan is included in the plan set.

Notes & Details

provides information for structural specifications, excavating and grading, masonry and concrete work, carpentry and wood specifications, thermal and moisture protection and specifications about drywall, tile, flooring, glazing, caulking and sealants.

Building Code

All of our plans are designed to provide the information needed to build your home. Because of the wide range of requirements throughout states and municipalities, it is possible that the plans may not have all of the information required by your building department. If this is the case, we recommend hiring a local design professional or engineer who can assist bringing the plans up to your local building code.

Engineering

Some states require that a licensed architect or engineer review and stamp the plans. If this is the case where you will be building, a local professional will be able to assist you.

Important Extras: Sold separately

Readable reverse Plans

The layout is reversed and all the writing is corrected so you can read the writing. With this option, all of your sets will appear the way you want to build the home. This option is available for an additional charge.

Mirror Reverse Plans

The lettering and dimensions will read backwards, so you will need to order at least one set non-reversed as a reference copy.

Itemized List of Materials (when available)

Includes the quantity, type and size of materials needed to build your home.

Floor Plan

Plan details

 

Single Story with Solar Intentions

  • 2,466

    Heated s.f.

  • 3

    Beds

  • 3

    Baths

  • 1

    Floors

  • 2

    Car garage

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  • 1 Set $995
  • 5 Sets $1,245
  • 8 Sets $1,345
  • PDF - single-use $1,395
  • Reproducible Set $1,495
  • CAD $1,595
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About This Plan

  • MORE PHOTOS: Check out more photos of this house in our Facebook and Google+ photo albums.
  • This elegant home plan is a carefully thought out single story home designed with a couple or small family in mind. The option for a full unfinished basement gives the plan a serious expandability factor. If the home is built without the basement, the master suite picks up the space currently occupied by the stairwell.
  • An angled front entry creates an interesting foyer, and from the exterior sets off three stone and wood columns. The front porch ceiling is vaulted.
  • The plan may be built with an interior brick walkway that behaves as solar mass or the hardwood flooring can extend all the way through. The dining and great room are open to each other, with spaces defined by differing ceiling heights and soffit lines.
  • The kitchen has a peninsula bar for informal dining as well as a central work island. A two sided butlers pantry accesses the utility room providing two long counter tops for extra work space and substantial cabinetry above and below.
  • The master suite is accessed via a shadow hall way from the foyer, insuring privacy from the more public areas of the residence and features a his-and-hers walk in closet system with a laundry drop straight into the utility area.
  • Double French style doors access the hall to the secondary bedrooms, accent the adjoining dining area. The hall has built-in shelving that turns the area into a small library, with the second bath door framed into the built-ins. The secondary bedrooms can serve double duty as office spaces and guest sleeping quarters if the residence is for a couple.
  • The laundry room serves as a mudroom entry to the garage.
  • This energy-efficient house plan is shown with solar panels on its 6/12 sloped roof. These were installed by the homeowner and are not part of the plan package.

Floor Plans

  • Main Level

  • Basement

Plan Details

Square Footage Breakdown

  • Total Heated Area: 2,466 sq. ft.
  • 1st Floor: 2,466 sq. ft.
  • Deck: 216 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 or 2x6

Dimensions

  • Width: 69' 0"
  • Depth: 63' 6"
  • Max ridge height: 18' 8"

Garage

  • Type: Attached
  • Area: 576 sq. ft.
  • Count: 2 Cars
  • Entry Location: Side

Ceiling Heights

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

Roof

  • Primary Pitch: 6 on 12
  • Secondary Pitch: 6 on 12
  • Framing Type: Stick

Architectural Style

  • Craftsman
  • Northwest
  • Ranch

Special features

  • 1st Floor Master Suite
  • Butler Walk-in Pantry
  • CAD Available
  • PDF
  • Split Bedrooms

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