Landlubber House Plan


What's Included in the plan?


  • The PDF is easy to view and print. It contains all the pages of the plans and shows colors and shadows. It can be printed on any printer or paper size.
  • Our CAD files are in AutoCAD 2010 .dwg format. These drawings can be opened in AutoCAD or many other popular CAD programs. If you need an alternate format, please contact us.
  • The Sketchup Pro file can be opened in Layout, which is part of the Sketchup Pro bundle. It is the format that we use to create the drawings. It includes a copy of the Sketchup 3D model.


Included with each plan is an unlimited license. Use this plan to build as many times as you need.



  • FLOOR PLANS are views of each floor, looking down from above. The plans show window and door locations, room sizes, cabinets and fixtures.
  • EXTERIOR ELEVATIONS are flat views of the outside of the house, looking at the front, left, rear and right.
  • BUILDING SECTIONS show cutaway views of the home structure.
  • The FOUNDATION PLAN shows the location of footings and concrete slabs.
  • FLOOR & ROOF STRUCTURE LAYOUTS show the outline of the floor truss systems, and slopes, valleys, ridges and hips on the roof.
  • The WALL SECTION is a detailed view showing how the walls are assembled.
  • The DETAIL PAGE includes typical construction notes, and specific detailing.
  • ELECTRICAL PLANS show the outlets, switches, lights and fans on the floor plan.

The Landlubber House Plan is a 3 bedroom beach house plan. The ultimate in oceanfront entertaining. 1581 square feet of living. Designed for a narrow lot, with a classic Cape Cod exterior. The style of this house is the perfect setting for your summer vacations. The kitchen and living spaces over look the rear porch, and the view beyond. The upper floor is the master suite with a classic bathroom including a free-standing tub. The private deck is attached to the master suite.

Scuttle Butt House Plan is a version of Landlubber with an elevator added. Lubber’s Line House Plan is a 4 bedroom version of this plan.

First Floor

Second Floor

Square Feet

First Floor 1176 s.f.
Second Floor 443 s.f.
Living 1619 s.f.
Porches 392 s.f.
Under Roof 2011 s.f.


27′ wide
62′ deep (without stairs)
33′ high


10 foot ceilings downstairs
9 foot ceilings upstairs


Parking below the house structure, between the pilings.


3 Bedrooms


2 Full Baths

Doors & Windows

We specify traditional doors and double-hung windows for this plan.


The exterior is finished with cedar shingles and white moldings.


The foundation is designed with wood pilings. The pilings and stairs can be adjusted to meet local building height requirements. Contact us to discuss your specific build location.


The exterior walls are 2×6 wood framing.


The first and second floors are pre-engineered wood trusses.


The roof is standing-seam metal over a plywood deck, and pre-engineered wood trusses at a 4:12 pitch.

Air & Heat

We specify a traditional split system for this plan.