Bluestem Farmhouse is a beautiful home for entertaining. Large porches provide a view in all directions, and the interior is generous for spacious living.
This plan is constructed with a poured concrete footing, concrete block stem well and a wood floor system over a crawlspace. The exterior walls are 2×6 framing. The interior walls are 2×4 framing. The roof structure is pre-engineered wood trusses. The exterior is finished with board and batten siding, brick water table and a silver metal roof.
64’ wide (137′ wide with 4 car garage), 87’ deep and 35’ high.
10’ flat ceilings throughout
9:12 pitch main roof
2:12 pitch at the porches
4,742 sq. feet of living space (2,472 first floor, 2,270 second floor)
1,336 sq. feet of additional space (638 front porch, 638 rear porch, 60 side porch, 1512 garage)
7,590 sq. feet under roof
Views of each floor, looking down from above. They show window and door locations, room dimensions, plumbing fixture locations, etc.
Flat views of the outside of the house, looking at the front, left, rear and right.
Views of the building if you were to cut through it.
This plan shows the location of footings and concrete slabs.
Floor & Roof Layouts
This plan shows the outline of the floor truss systems, and slopes, valleys, ridges and hips on the roof.
A detailed view showing how the walls are assembled.
Outlets, switches, lights and fans are shown on the floor plan.
Details & Notes
Construction notes and typical details.
What’s Not Included
Revisions to the Plans
We can provide changes to your plans. To receive a price quote, fill out our Change a House Plan Form.
Engineering & Engineer’s Stamp
The plans do not include engineering for a specific state, or an engineer’s stamp.
We recommend having a local material supplier or lumber yard generate a material list for you.
The price to build a home varies by state and country. We recommend that you show the plan to 3 or 4 builders where you are planning to build, and get thumbnail pricing from them. This will allow you to connect with builders, and move forward with your project easier.
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The PDF is a digital version of the plans which is easiest for printing and viewing. It contains all the pages of the plans in one file, and also shows all the colors and shadows. This file can be viewed on most computers without any additional software.
CAD (Sketchup Pro and DWG)
The CAD files are in .dwg format, which can be opened using AutoCAD, or other CAD programs. These files can also be viewed online using the AutoDesk Viewer.
The Sketchup Pro files include the 3d model of the house and the 2D drawings of the plans. These files can be viewed and edited using the free version of Sketchup or Sketchup Mobile Viewer and the 2D drawings can be edited in Trimble Layout.