Category Archives: Craftsman House Plans

2017 Trends for Craftsman Floor Plans

Pearson House Plan | Craftsman House Plan | Small Luxury House Plan
Pearson House Plan | Craftsman House Plan | Archival Designs

Craftsman house plans boast all of the most popular trends in 2017 for interior livability with a warm and inviting touch. The most prominent trend in Craftsman floor plans is a spacious kitchen with a large functional island and casual dining. Second on the list is an open floor plan layout featuring a family room directly open to the kitchen that is complimented with big windows for light.

Clarita | Small Luxury House Plan | Archival Designs
At-a-glance: Clarita House | Archival Designs | 2619 S.F. | 3 Beds | 2.5 Baths

The newest 2017 trends are for white cabinets, flooring, back splashes and clean modern lines.  The rooms often boats reclaimed wood, benches, nooks and cozy small places. The other big trends are under stairs storage, wine bars with glass doors and natural wood beams In the great room or kitchen.

Tilly house archival designs craftsman style architecture
At-a-glance: 4 Bedrooms | 3n5 Baths | 2-Car Garage

The Craftsman historic architectural style has classic proportions. The small craftsman style homes are cozy, often with shingle siding and stone on the exterior.  The following details are typical for a house plan designer to use.

  1. Low – pitches roof lines
  2. Overhanging eaves
  3. Exposed rafters
  4. Front porches beneath the main roof
  5. Hand crafted wood exterior details
Carnegie II House | Craftsman House Plan | Archival Designs
At-A-Glance: 3 beds | 2.5 baths | 3,077 sq. ft.

What are some of your favorite features of the Craftsman architectural style?