Gabel ends decorate the front of the Krebs Farm, a modern farmhouse plan. This home designs compact footprint of only 40’ wide makes it a great plan to consider when building on a narrow lot. For those looking to downsize, this small house plan could be for you.
Walking through the front door, the entry is cozy yet welcoming. To the left, a short hallway leads to two of the homes three bedrooms plus a full bathroom. If the homeowners’ do not need three bedrooms, these spaces offer flexibility and can be furnished as a den, home office, study, library, guest room, or whatever else. Back at the entry the hallway leading straight takes you past the staircase that leads to the basement. This unfinished spaces provides additional possibilities or storage.
Beyond the stairs, the floor plan opens up to the great room. This open concept has family room, dining area, and kitchen all open to each other. In the corner of the family room is a fireplace which can also be enjoyed from the kitchen. Providing some visual separation, the island with eating bar marks the boundary of the kitchen. Off the kitchen is the eating area which features access to the back covered patio.
A cased opening off the kitchen leads to the mud hall. Here there is a drop zone for organizing electronics, purses, wallets, and other need to have items before leaving the home. Across from the drop zone is a closet with the laundry appliances. The mud hall also provides access to the attached two car garage.
The Krebs Farm is completed with the owners’ suite. With a separate entrance off the family room the owners’ suite is a cozy retreat that features a private bathroom and walk-in closet.