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PLAN #1040-81

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Plan Description


This design shows how much landscape interest can be packed into a tiny lot with a limited front yard and only a few feet of setback on either side of the house. The yard contains all the key features you'd expect to find on a more expansive property, but it doesn't feel crowded. In fact, the design makes the lot seem larger, while its small scale makes it easy to maintain. A sense of spaciousness is developed by secluding the passage to the house and revealing it in stages as you walk to the door. The designer takes advantage of the rectangular area formed by the juncture of the garage and house to create a private entryway. A charming wooden arbor bearing a flowering vine invites visitors to approach the gated picket fence enclosing the entrance. Once inside, the visitor is surrounded by greenery. To prevent the various elements from looking disjointed, stonework is used in the walk leading from the drive to the front door and on the house facade to tie the design together. In keeping with the sparseness of the front and side yards, small-scale shrubs, perennials, and groundcovers are used for the foundation and other plantings. Many of these feature colorful foliage, flowers, and fruit, which stand out beautifully against the patches of green lawn. A trio of narrow flowering trees adds dimension to the small lot without overwhelming it. Mulched rings under the lawn trees facilitate mowing. A narrow lot is no excuse for a ho-hum landscape. This design creates a private setting featuring an assortment of easy-care trees, shrubs, perennials, and groundcovers.

Floor Plans


Floor Plan - Main Floor Plan
Floor Plan - Main Floor Plan

Full Specs & Features


What's Included In This Plan Set


Susan A Roth

All plans are drawn at ¼” scale or larger and include :

  • Foundation Plan: Drawn to 1/4" scale, this page shows all necessary notations and dimensions including support columns, walls and excavated and unexcavated areas.
  • Exterior Elevations: A blueprint picture of all four sides showing exterior materials and measurements.
  • Floor Plan(s): Detailed plans, drawn to 1/4" scale for each level showing room dimensions, wall partitions, windows, etc. as well as the location of electrical outlets and switches.
  • Cross Section: A vertical cutaway view of the house from roof to foundation showing details of framing, construction, flooring and roofing.
  • Interior Elevations: Detailed drawings of kitchen cabinet elevations and other elements as required.
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Plan Set
5 Copy Set :
$115.00
5 printed plan sets mailed to you.
8 Copy Set :
$210.00
8 printed plan sets mailed to you.
PDF Set :
$210.00
PDF plan sets are best for fast electronic delivery and inexpensive local printing.
Reproducible Set :
$210.00
For making minor changes to your house plans and inexpensive local printing. 1 printed set on Vellum or Bond paper.
Single Set :
$80.00
One printed set for bidding purposes only. Not a legal building set for construction.
Additional Options
Additional Construction Sets :
25.00
Additional hard copies of the plan (can be ordered at the time of purchase and within 90 days of the purchase date).
Mirror Reversed Sets :
25.00
Additional hard copies of the plan (can be ordered at the time of purchase and within 90 days of the purchase date).