Small Cottage House Plans

Are you looking for small cottage house plans? They are often favorites for year round living as well as the vacation home life style.

A simpler lifestyle...

A cozy cottage with lots of style and detail can be a very inviting space to get away, relax and spend time with family.

A wide selection of plans can be seen at eplans.com

Small cottages can start at less than 1500 square feet, but with a good floor plan they can feel much larger.


I’ve been in this newly designed small cottage . It was built on sloping land and designed with a finished lower level walkout. A family of 4 could easily live year round in this home...not to mention family vacations.

Architectural features for cottages can include:

  • Steep roofs with roof overhangs

  • Metal roofs

  • Gable roofs

  • Interesting layouts

  • Fireplaces

  • Natural materials to add texture (stone, brick, wood)

  • Irregular foot prints

  • Open beam ceilings

Design details create an appealing atmosphere with architectural interest.

Visit Sketch My Pad to see these cottage plans... "BayView", "Bluewater, and the "Heron". I've been in all three of these cottages. The "Bay View" pictured on this page is my favorite.

To see more homes by this designer visit j.visser.com . Yes, he's my brother.




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