By Devin Uriarte
The best part about building a lakefront home are the views and these house plans feature lots of windows so you can appreciate the property. Along with stunning windows, these house plans have wraparound porches and decks that look out to the lake. In the full collection there’s an array of plans ranging from large and luxurious to tiny and cozy. Check out some of our top picks from the lakefront house plans collection.
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This contemporary style house plan offers striking curb appeal and fantastic views of the rear. Jaws will drop first thing upon entering the home with panoramic views of the property. From the entrance, there’s a seamless flow out to the wraparound deck. Sliding glass doors in the dining and living room create this flow and allows for natural sunlight to stream into the space. Whether you’re lounging in the living room or preparing food in the kitchen, you will always be able to see the views. Owners can further enjoy the views in the primary suite with the soaring windows. Downstairs there is a second living room. Guests can soak in the views here, in their own bedrooms, or outside on the patio.
Here’s a unique and modern lake house with lots of windows. The extensive windows on the second level let in lots of natural light and the vaulted ceiling in the living room increases the airiness of the space. French doors in the living room open to the spacious balcony where owners and guests can enjoy the views and nice weather. Large windows can also be found in the primary suite, creating a luxurious room where owners can unwind and relax. A unique feature of this lake house is the cozy art loft that sits above the primary suite.
This modern house plan provides all the luxuries of an elevated lake house for a narrow lot. On the main floor, there is an impressive three-car tandem garage with a large attic space above the left bay, which could be a great place to store a boat or sports gear. This lake house is a great choice for owners that love to host friends and family. The open floor plan features an island kitchen that flows into the spacious living room. In the primary suite, there’s a walk-in closet and a private bathroom.
On each story of this contemporary style lake house there are stunning windows and outdoor living spaces that look to the back of the property. In this lake house there are two living rooms, a gourmet kitchen, and three bedrooms with a view. Owners can relax in the luxurious primary suite. The view and outdoor decks are clearly the main focus of this lake house and each of the bedrooms highlights this from the abundant windows.
This cozy hillside lake house has great windows on the main level that let in lots of natural light. The main level features an open living room that flows into the kitchen. To add to the overall cozy vibe, there’s a fireplace in the living room. On warmer nights, owners can open the French doors out to the deck and entertain guests. There’s a comfortably sized bedroom with easy access to the bathroom and hall pantry.
Owners can soak in the views of the lake from this modern two-story house plan. What’s more eye catching about this plan other than the view is the curb appeal; the windows and modern details elevate the overall home. The open living area features a relaxed dining zone and a gourmet kitchen with an impressive prep island. Owners can create seamless flow by opening the French door to the covered wraparound deck. To elevate dining experiences with friends and family, there’s an outdoor kitchen. Upstairs there’s a luxurious primary suite with access to its own private balcony. The suite has large windows with views of the rear and a vaulted ceiling.
Enjoy the coziness of this tiny lake house plan with lots of windows. This lake house plan is only 750 sq. ft. but features a stunning balcony that captures views of the property. The simple layout of the living spaces is very open. Owners can soak in the natural sunlight from the large windows.
The casual layout of this contemporary home makes it a great choice for a relaxing lake house plan. Prepare meals in the spacious kitchen while enjoying the views of the property. Host summer dinner parties on the covered porch. Upstairs, owners can really unwind and relax in the primary suite. A unique feature of the suite is the sitting area and screened porch, which create a cozy vibe.