Berkshire Cottage - House Plan
Berkshire Cottage - House Plan
1 Beds, 1.5 Baths, 1535 SQ FT
58' Wide x 38' Deep
This stunning cottage plan is perfect for those looking to build a weekend getaway, AirBnB cabin or in-law cottage on their land.
A huge front porch lined with French doors invites you as you step inside the kitchen on the left side of the home. The modern L-shaped kitchen features an efficient layout, wots of windows for natural light, a pantry and a door out to the rear porch for grilling or enjoying a picnic with the view!
Next, the light-filled living room features three sets of French doors that open and extend the living area to the front porch on mild days, as well as a fireplace for enjoying cozy nights. There is also a half bathroom and optional basement stair access (which can be a closet or open stair is built on a slab or crawl-space). The living room is designed to accommodate two separate seating areas. At the right end of the room, a cased opening sections off the library or study with stunning vaulted ceilings, exposed beams, built-in bookshelves framing the windows and a cozy sit-in bay window.
Heading upstairs. The jaw dropping bed suite enjoys tons of natural light from the dormered casement windows looking to the front and rear of the property. Flanking either side of the bedroom is the luxurious bathroom and his/her walk-in closets featuring tons of storage space.
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Heated Area: 1535 SF
Unheated Area: 780 SF
Garage Spaces: 0
Total Width: 58
Total Depth: 38
Exterior Framing: 2x6
Roof Framing: Stick or Truss
Building Code: IRC
Foundation: Slab; Crawl; Basement
Ceiling Height: 9ft (can vary)
Note: We recommend that all plans get reviewed by a structural engineer to optimize this house plan for local design conditions (snow loads, wind loads, & seismic loads).
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➣Reflected Ceiling Plan
(includes electrical layout)
➣Exterior Elevation Plans (all sides)
➣Building Cross Sections
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