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PLAN #542-8

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PLAN #542-8

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Plan Description

One-Penny Homes® and One-Penny Houses® are a series of high quality, energy-efficient, eco-friendly and affordable small houses with standardized features. This plan belongs in this class of homes which can be constructed as row, duplex or single family structures. Employing economy of space design, the simplicity of the general outlook minimizes construction costs. The windows are standardized and of only two sizes. The construction can be adapted to allow the option of using a wide variety of materials for the exterior finishes. The interior space has been tailored to minimize the presence of partitions, using a clear geometrical layout that reduces construction costs. All materials used are certified and environmentally sustainable in all of the building phases.

Floor Plans

Floor Plan - Main Floor Plan
Modern Floor Plan - Main Floor Plan Plan #542-8

Full Specs & Features

Depth : 22'
Height : 20'
Width : 44'
Garage : 215 sq/ft
Lower Floor : 543 sq/ft
Porch : 215 sq/ft
Garage Ceiling : 8'
Lower Ceiling : 8'
Main Ceiling : 20'
Roof Framing : Trellis type
Exterior Wall Framing
Insulation : Eco-friendly materials
Exterior Wall Finish : Plaster/brick/stone
Framing : Wood
Bedroom Features
Guest Suite
Main Floor Master Bedroom
Kitchen Features
Breakfast Nook
Additional Room Features
Great Room Living Room
Garage Features
Carport Porte Cochere
Friend S Entry
Lot Characteristics
Suited For Narrow Lot
Suited For View Lot
Outdoor Spaces
Economical To Build
Wheelchair Adaptable
Energy Efficient Features
Energy Efficient Design

What's Included In This Plan Set

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
PDF Set :
PDF plan sets are best for fast electronic delivery and inexpensive local printing.
5 Copy Set :
5 printed plan sets mailed to you.
8 Copy Set :
8 printed plan sets mailed to you.
Reproducible Set :
For making minor changes to your house plans and inexpensive local printing. 1 printed set on Vellum or Bond paper.
CAD Set :
For use by design professionals to make substantial changes to your house plan and inexpensive local printing.
Single Set :
One printed set for bidding purposes only. Not a legal building set for construction.
Ideal for level lot, single layer concrete poured directly on grade.
Additional Options
Right-Reading Reverse :
Choose this option to reverse your plans and to have the text and dimensions readable.
Additional Construction Sets :
Additional hard copies of the plan (can be ordered at the time of purchase and within 90 days of the purchase date).
Construction Engineering Guide :
Educate yourself about basic building ideas with these four detailed diagrams that discuss electrical, plumbing, mechanical, and structural topics.
Home Furniture Planner :
This fun visual aid lets you peel-and-stick furniture on a generic layout to plan out spacing.
Lighting Design :
Receive an overlay sheet with suggested placement of lighting fixtures.
Audio Video Design :
Receive an overlay sheet with suggested placement of audio and video components.