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The Perfect Cottage Retreat

Plan 26607GG

  • 2,173

    Heated s.f.

  • 3

    Beds

  • 3.5

    Baths

  • 2

    Stories

  • The clapboard siding and shakes add a textural distinction often found in older mountain homes. The covered front porch wraps around the side of the house and is perfect for a rainy afternoon sit. The tin roof adds a rustic element as well.
  • A cozy foyer greets you as you enter, with an open stair rail and a warm interior view of the family and dining rooms. This space is vaulted with exposed wood beams reinforcing the cottage theme. The stone fireplace of the family room can also be enjoyed from the dining and kitchen areas. Another stone fireplace is located on the screened porch, extending the living space outdoors.
  • The kitchen is separated from the main living area by wood columns and a large functional island, preserving an open, spacious feeling. A small powder room is located next to the staircase adjacent the kitchen. The laundry room is on the main level for convenience to the master suite.
  • The secluded entrance to the master bedroom makes it a quiet retreat. Bountiful closet areas are easily accessed between the bedroom and master bath. The bath is equipped with a double sink, a luxurious soaking tub and a private space for the toilet.
  • Upstairs you will find two bedrooms each with a walk-in closet and bathroom. The family and dining rooms can be seen from the staircase and landing of the upper level, making this an ideal lookout.
  • NOTE: If ordering the basement foundation, please allow 2 weeks for delivery. We will get you the crawlspace version while you wait.
  • NOTE: Restrictions apply if building in Jackson County, NC and Cashiers, NC. Contact us for availability if building in these areas.

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 

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.

Plan details

 

The Perfect Cottage Retreat

  • 2,173

    Heated s.f.

  • 3

    Beds

  • 4

    Baths

  • 2

    Floors

Buy This Plan
  • 5 Sets $2,173
  • 8 Sets $2,323
  • Reproducible Set $2,473
  • PDF - single-use $2,473
  • CAD $3,173
  • View all purchase option online

About This Plan

  • The clapboard siding and shakes add a textural distinction often found in older mountain homes. The covered front porch wraps around the side of the house and is perfect for a rainy afternoon sit. The tin roof adds a rustic element as well.
  • A cozy foyer greets you as you enter, with an open stair rail and a warm interior view of the family and dining rooms. This space is vaulted with exposed wood beams reinforcing the cottage theme. The stone fireplace of the family room can also be enjoyed from the dining and kitchen areas. Another stone fireplace is located on the screened porch, extending the living space outdoors.
  • The kitchen is separated from the main living area by wood columns and a large functional island, preserving an open, spacious feeling. A small powder room is located next to the staircase adjacent the kitchen. The laundry room is on the main level for convenience to the master suite.
  • The secluded entrance to the master bedroom makes it a quiet retreat. Bountiful closet areas are easily accessed between the bedroom and master bath. The bath is equipped with a double sink, a luxurious soaking tub and a private space for the toilet.
  • Upstairs you will find two bedrooms each with a walk-in closet and bathroom. The family and dining rooms can be seen from the staircase and landing of the upper level, making this an ideal lookout.
  • NOTE: If ordering the basement foundation, please allow 2 weeks for delivery. We will get you the crawlspace version while you wait.
  • NOTE: Restrictions apply if building in Jackson County, NC and Cashiers, NC. Contact us for availability if building in these areas.

Floor Plans

  • Main Level

  • 2nd Floor

  • Optional

Plan Details

Square Footage Breakdown

  • Total Heated Area: 2,173 sq. ft.
  • 1st Floor: 1,399 sq. ft.
  • 2nd Floor: 774 sq. ft.
  • Porch, Combined: 806 sq. ft.

Beds/Baths

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

Foundation Type

    • Standard Foundations: Crawl
    • Optional Foundations: Basement

Exterior Walls

  • Standard Type(s): 2x4

Dimensions

  • Width: 49' 8"
  • Depth: 56' 6"
  • Max ridge height: 26' 2"

Ceiling Heights

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

Roof

  • Primary Pitch: 14 on 12
  • Framing Type: Stick
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