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Feb 23 2017

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5 Thoughtful Waterfront House Plans

Waterfront house plans are designed for relaxed and comfortable living with a view of your favorite body of water whether it’s a lake, river or stream. These plans feature plenty of windows, porches, and decks for outdoor enjoyment while delivering stunning vistas of the surrounding landscape. Some waterfront house plans are built on silts or piers to accommodate rising waters due to occasional flashing flooding near a river or stream. Others are designed with walkout basements to accommodate a sloping lot that slopes downward and away from the home, towards a lake or river. Our waterfront house plans range in size and architectural style and feature a multitude of special appointments from gourmet kitchens and finished basements to cozy lofts and lavish master baths. The designs below are just a few of the waterfront house plans we offer. Take some time to learn more about them…you just might find the one you’re looking for!

 

Waterfront House Plan 049H-0005049H-0005: This sophisticated waterfront house plan is well suited for a lakefront lot (or a golf course). It features a finished walkout basement, and it is loaded with everything you’ll need to enjoy life beside the lake. The specially appointed lake room features a decorative ceiling, fireplace and sparkling windows taking in the stunning panorama. The dining room, greeting room and master bedroom deliver lake views too! You’ll appreciate the screened porch and grilling deck too, ideal for entertaining guests outdoors. This delightful waterfront home plan delivers other special extras that are sure to provide comfortable living like the luxurious master bath, His and Her walk-in closets, decorative ceiling treatments, and the huge kitchen with island, snack bar and pantry. Everyone is sure to love the rec room, bar and media room on the lower level! If you want to live and entertain in style beside your favorite lake, this waterfront house plan is second to none!

 

Waterfront House Plan 052H-0088052H-0088: Here’s a charming tiny house plan that is suited for waterfront living. This 477 square foot house is built on pilings raising the living areas up one level. Just right for a romantic weekend, fishing cabin, or rental property, this vacation home enjoys a large covered porch, ideal for grilling or relaxing at the end of the day. Just imagine sitting in a rocking chair, sipping iced tea and listening to the sound of the waves lapping at the water’s edge. The compact kitchen delivers all the basics and connects with the bedroom/living space. A pair of closets offer storage. Though small in stature, you’ll be surprised by the deluxe bath boasting a clawfoot tub, separate shower, and laundry closet! Relaxing and comfortable, you’re sure to enjoy this waterfront home!

 

Waterfront House Plan 012H-0212012H-0212: Stepping up from your starter home? This waterfront house plan is family-friendly and offers room to grow. Designed with a walkout basement, this home is perfect for lakefront property (or even a mountainside.) Floor to ceiling windows in the vaulted great room make a dramatic first impression as the windows reveal an impressive view of the lake. Furthermore, the wrap-around deck begs to entertain delivering enough room for a grill and outdoor dining area. Family and friends won’t turn you down for weekend cookout! You’ll appreciate other special features like the main floor master bedroom, convenient kitchen and dining room arrangement, charming second floor loft (with a view of the lake), and ample storage in the secondary bedrooms. As your family grows or your lifestyle changes, you might consider finishing the basement to satisfy your needs. Carefully designed for active families, you can’t go wrong with this waterfront home plan!

 

Waterfront House Plan 073H-0041 073H-0041: Do you have a large family or plan to entertain family and friends for the weekend? This waterfront house plan boasts four bedrooms, three-and-a-half baths and a bonus room, so there will be plenty of room for everyone! The open floor plan features a spacious family room lined with windows and topped with a two-story ceiling allowing you to see the lake or river from either the main floor or the upper level. Two porches further the enjoyment of the waterfront view providing a great place to kick back and relax, grill, or just enjoy conversation with visitors. Practical features include a half bath on the ground level, a large cooking island with eating bar, main floor master bedroom, and a loft/balcony upstairs. Fashioned for comfort and practical living, this waterfront house plan is worth taking a closer look!

 

Waterfront House Plan 074H-0025074H-0025: Expansive porches and decks paired with extensive use of glass is a winning combination for this luxurious waterfront house plan! The back of the home is lined with windows on both levels maximizing your lakeside view! Additionally, the great room showcases a vaulted ceiling and windows that stretch to peak further enhancing the view! Friends and family alike will never want to leave this tranquil and conformable home. The floor plan reveals four bedrooms, four-and-a-half baths, and a three-car garage. Thoughtful features include a sophisticated master suite, main floor guest room, gourmet kitchen, office and kids’ nook. The grilling porch will allow you to cook and dine outdoors beside a fireplace, while the finished basement showcases a huge game room, wet bar and more!

 

The possibilities are endless with waterfront house plans, but for more ideas, please view our entire collection!

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