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Oct 30 2017

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Coastal or Rustic? Vacation House Plans

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While many enjoy vacationing at the beach, others prefer a relaxing stay in the mountains or near a lake. Still others, enjoy spending their vacation in a quaint little town or the quiet country side. No matter where you like to vacation, we have a house plan that will fit your desired setting. Our vacation house plans are available in a variety of styles and are typically no larger than 1500 square feet. The floor plans offer the comforts of home in compact and efficient fashion allowing you to enjoy your vacation rather than spending your free time taking care of home maintenance. Below are two vacation house plans that will get your started on your search for the perfect vacation house plan that will fit your lifestyle and preferences.

 

Vacation House Plan 052H-0105052H-0105: Who wouldn’t enjoy home away from home when it includes the ocean? This beach house plan is built on pilings and has much to offer from stowing beach gear underneath to stepping out onto the top floor watch deck to check the weather or enjoy the sunset. A covered back porch provides room to sit and enjoy the sound of the waves while the kids build sand castles. Meals are easily prepared in an efficient kitchen and enjoyed at the island snack bar.   Two bedrooms, one a master suite on the top floor, two full baths, a laundry room, closets and walk-in pantry round out the plan to make your vacation comfortable and relaxing.

 

Vacation House Plan 062G-0089062H-0089: Vacation house plans can deliver more than just the comforts of home. Take a look at this cabin and how well this plan works on a sloping lot. It is ideal for a mountain side, or lakefront property. The floor plan delivers all the amenities that one needs to enjoy their vacation like a kitchen, full bath, bedroom, family room, and breakfast nook. An optional basement plan expands the living space to include another bedroom and bath plus a den with wet bar. The aesthetics of this comfortable cabin can’t be overlooked. Check out the family room with its spacious vaulted ceiling and wall of beautiful windows sharing the landscape with its occupants. Cleverly designed to create a covered patio below, the wrap-around deck provides an even closer opportunity to enjoy nature’s contributions.

 

If you’re looking for a rustic vacation home, a coastal design or something in between, our collection of vacation house plans will have something to please you.

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Nov 11 2015

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3 More Ideas for Vacation Home Plans – The House Plan Shop

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Vacation House Plan 053H-0029Take a look at our vacation plans! We have a variety of different types to suit any destination. For instance, if taking to the woods is your pleasure, check out our Vacation House Plan 053H-0029.  Not only does this rugged design look at home in the wilderness, it makes a great home away from home for those weekend getaways. There are plenty of windows from which to enjoy a woodsy view. To get even closer to nature, there’s a great porch to sit your rocking chair. Two bedrooms offer comfortable nights for sleeping away from home and the open floor
plan provides great spaces for gathering and dining together for family and friends.

 

Vacation Design 013H-0088 offers similar spaces for family togetherness but its octagonal shape with surrounding deck is more at home at the beach. With its open flo
or plan, the kitchen and great room provide convenience, simplicity and togetherness. Two bedrooms deliver necessary rest for enjoying days full of fun. While you enjoy the view from anywhere from the 360 degree deck, the kids will be wearing themselves out circling your fortress of solitude.

 


Lake House Plan 010H-0012
Vacation House Plan 010H-0012
encompasses the best of both worlds, land and water. Its rugged woodsy appearance would enhance a lakefront lot. It too offers great views of the outdoors with its wrap-around porch and sundeck. Creature comforts are provided for with an efficient kitchen, great room, three bedrooms and two full baths. Family and friends will enjoy the amenities at the end of a long day of fresh air and sunshine.

 

For more vacation home plans like these, please browse our entire Vacation Collection.

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Apr 30 2015

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3 Ideas for Vacation Home Plans

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Vacation House Plan, 052H-0088We offer a variety of vacation home plans suitable for different environments and a variety of vacation needs. For instance, take a look at plan 052H-0088. This plan is well suited for the beach or waterfront. Whether you are rolling out of bed, soaking in the tub, or washing the dinner dishes, this plan offers every room with a view, concluding with a nice porch on which to witness magnificent sunsets or sunrises. The simplicity of this plan meets creature comforts with an emphasis on location. It is the perfect getaway adventure for two, certainly meant for a romantic weekend every weekend.

 

If your destination is the water, but your romance has blossomed into a family, check out plan 047H-0077. This beach bungalow offers some great views too, including a screen porch for spending time outside but with protection from the elements and crawly things. It offers a little more space to accommodate friends and family. The open floor plan includes a kitchen with a cooking island, a dining room, and living room with a fireplace opened on three sides. How cozy is that? There are two full baths, a laundry room, three bedrooms for family and guests and parking for two vehicles, plus storage space for all of your beach accessories like boogie boards, lawn chairs, and beach balls.

 

But if your cup of tea tastes better in the wilderness, check out 012L-0020, a nifty log cabin with all the comforts of home plus a scenic deck. This open floor plan includes a kitchen with a snack bar, the dining area, and a great room with a corner fireplace. On the first floor there is a bedroom and upstairs are storage closets plus loft space to accommodate a multitude of kids in sleeping bags. Roughing it without it being too rough, wide open spaces for family togetherness, rustic and simple to reflect nature, but comfortable enough to provide home away from home.  Vacations should always be so good.

 

For more ideas, browse our vacation home plan collection.

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Jan 27 2014

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Featured Vacation Cottage House Plan

Vacation Cottage House Plan 054H-0058This adorable vacation cottage house plan appears humble on the outside, but it is certainly grand on the inside with enough coziness to call it home away from home. A vaulted ceiling lends to a spacious feeling in the living/dining area which is bathed in natural light from the clerestory windows. Boasting efficiency, the kitchen is designed as a convenience not a chore. Storage space is offered in the bedroom to hold all of the trendy vacation-wear and in the linen closet for crisp clean sheets and fluffy towels. Whether seashells or dried mountain flowers, souvenirs are proudly displayed in a built-in niche just inside the front door. Leading to more sleeping accommodations in the loft, is a unique space saving spiral staircase. As a weekend retreat or a summer home, this cottage home plan offers the amenities of home with efficiency and class.

Browse more cottage home plans like this one in our cottage house plan collection.

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Nov 08 2013

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Rustic Carriage House Delivers a Comfortable Weekend Getaway

Carriage House Plan 039G-0001Everyone enjoys packing up for a weekend getaway and heading out into the country woods from time to time. However, when the task of packing becomes so daunting that it can persuade you into abandoning your trip, this can become a problem. Fortunately, this problem has a solution. This featured carriage house plan serves as a perfect vacation or weekend home and is equipped to handle all your storage needs that can make packing for your weekend getaway such a challenging chore. With a three-car garage located on the lower level this plan provides ample space for canoes, kayaks, ATVs, fishing equipment, and all your gear for enjoying the great outdoors. It also offers a place to kick off the boots and relax after a long day of hiking or paddling around the lake with two bedrooms, as well as, a family room and dining room to bring the family back together after everyone has had a little rest. For those looking to mix a little bit of work with their play, the upper level features a cupola, which can function as a private study, perfect for those looking to get a couple hours of work done during their break. Or, it can serve as a perfect backdrop for enjoying your morning cup of coffee or tea while being at peace with the surrounding woods. Even with all of its functionality, this vacation house plan is able to seamlessly blend with the natural environment as it’s rustic and woodsy exterior allows it to appear as if part of the natural landscape. To view additional carriage house plans please browse our entire collection.

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