Living in a small home has several benefits. The cost of purchasing the home is less, plus your monthly utility bill is smaller. Closer living quarters encourage family relationships. Additionally, when your home is small you're forced to live simply. You won't be tempted to fill it with useless stuff and clutter.
The six house plans featured below are all under 1,500 square feet. They come with all the small living perks, plus the cozy and inviting style of farmhouse architecture. Check them all out, and click on the title links if you're interested in purchasing any of these plans.
1. The Bluffton Farmhouse by Southern Living House Plans
This farmhouse plan is about 1,400 square feet but also includes a deep wraparound porch for additional outdoor living space. The bedrooms are stacked along one side; while the master suite is located at the back of the house, with access to the porch. Near the center of the house, the kitchen connects the dining and family rooms.
2. The Deer Run Farmhouse by Southern Living House Plans
This beautiful cabin style farmhouse comes in at under 1,000 square feet but is packed with livable design. Inside, the open living room enjoys a fireplace, windows along three walls, and a set of French doors that open to a screened porch at the back. The dining room is open to the efficient U-shaped kitchen. One bedroom is located at the back of the house on the main floor, and one bedroom is upstairs.
3. The Carriage Farmhouse by Architectural Designs
This unique farmhouse features a porch and two car garage on the main level, and 792 square feet of living quarters above. This design features an eat-in kitchen area, a spacious family room, a bathroom, and a bedroom. Plenty of closets, as well as an over-sized pantry, provide maximum storage in minimum space.
4. The Appealing Farmhouse by Architectural Designs
This farmhouse is great for a growing family. The partial wraparound porch provides plenty of space for outdoor entertaining. Inside you'll find a dining-living room combination warmed by a fireplace. A U-shaped kitchen features an angled breakfast bar. The master suite is located on the main floor, while two family bedrooms are upstairs.
5. Two Story Farmhouse by Architectural Designs
This farmhouse design features delicate gingerbread trim and stonework detail. The foyer opens up to a dining room on the right, and a living room straight ahead. The kitchen includes an island and a breakfast nook. All three bedrooms are on the second floor and share a large hall bathroom that closes with pocket doors.
6. Country Farmhouse by House Plans
This inviting farmhouse has a full wraparound porch with a screened section. The interior has a spacious open floor plan with the living, dining, and kitchen all in one area. A convenient 1/2 bath is great for guests. The bedroom is on the right side of the home and includes a spacious master bath with double sinks.
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