Southern House Plans

A Southern home is an umbrella term for any popular home style in the American South. Plantation, low-country and Georgian are just a few architectural styles that are prevalent in this region. Regardless of the style, many of these homes provide the similar features such as screened-in porches for enjoying the outdoors

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Plan # 4-169
Specification
  • 1 Stories
  • 3 Beds
  • 3 Bath
  • 3 Garages
  • 2097 Sq.ft
Plan # 47-122
Specification
  • 1 Stories
  • 3 Beds
  • 2 Bath
  • 2 Garages
  • 1492 Sq.ft
Plan # 61-210
Specification
  • 2 Stories
  • 3 Beds
  • 2 - 1/2 Bath
  • 2 Garages
  • 2458 Sq.ft
Plan # 50-318
Specification
  • 1 Stories
  • 3 Beds
  • 2 - 1/2 Bath
  • 2 Garages
  • 1800 Sq.ft
Plan # 14-134
Specification
  • 1 Stories
  • 3 Beds
  • 2 - 1/2 Bath
  • 2 Garages
  • 1648 Sq.ft
Plan # 2-164
Specification
  • 1 Stories
  • 3 Beds
  • 2 Bath
  • 2 Garages
  • 1751 Sq.ft
Plan # 68-109
Specification
  • 2 Stories
  • 5 Beds
  • 4 - 1/2 Bath
  • 3 Garages
  • 4826 Sq.ft
Plan # 12-1069
Specification
  • 1 Stories
  • 4 Beds
  • 3 Bath
  • 2 Garages
  • 2373 Sq.ft
Plan # 50-396
Specification
  • 1 Stories
  • 4 Beds
  • 2 - 1/2 Bath
  • 3 Garages
  • 3032 Sq.ft
Plan # 18-213
Specification
  • 1 Stories
  • 3 Beds
  • 2 Bath
  • 1567 Sq.ft
Plan # 4-146
Specification
  • 1 Stories
  • 3 Beds
  • 2 - 1/2 Bath
  • 2 Garages
  • 1798 Sq.ft
Plan # 49-148
Specification
  • 1 Stories
  • 3 Beds
  • 2 - 1/2 Bath
  • 2 Garages
  • 2123 Sq.ft
Plan # 2-156
Specification
  • 1 Stories
  • 3 Beds
  • 2 Bath
  • 2 Garages
  • 1654 Sq.ft
Plan # 12-446
Specification
  • 1 Stories
  • 4 Beds
  • 3 Bath
  • 3 Garages
  • 2556 Sq.ft
Plan # 2-168
Specification
  • 1 Stories
  • 3 Beds
  • 2 - 1/2 Bath
  • 2 Garages
  • 1799 Sq.ft
Plan # 14-114
Specification
  • 1 Stories
  • 3 Beds
  • 2 Bath
  • 1277 Sq.ft
Plan # 49-210
Specification
  • 1 Stories
  • 3 Beds
  • 2 Bath
  • 2 Garages
  • 2090 Sq.ft
Plan # 85-204
Specification
  • 2 Stories
  • 4 Beds
  • 3 Bath
  • 2 Garages
  • 2286 Sq.ft

Southern Style Designs

Southern home plans include a range of styles from modern to traditional. Some of the most popular styles in the South include plantation, coastal, Georgian and southern country. These floor plans differ in square footage and interior and exterior features, but you'll find recurring structural forms such as dormers and low-pitched gables in the designs.

exterior house design

Exterior Details

Not all Southern home plans are the same due to the amount of styles that are available. Some home exteriors may have wraparound porches whereas others have small entryways with two columns. One plan may have two stories with eaves at several levels, but the other may have an asymmetrical design with a hip roof. Other interesting exterior features may include:

  • Screened porche s
  • Pier foundations in coastal design s
  • Grecian-style columns in Georgian plans
  • Center triangular gables
  • Various dormer types
interior floor plan home design

Interior Details

Southern floor plans come in various types from farmhouses to rustic cabins. Therefore, the interiors will vary depending on whether you pick one plan over the other. Some may have formal living and dining spaces whereas others will have no formal areas at all. Certain house plans have hearth rooms, great rooms or both. Other interior features may include:

  • Dual staircases
  • Grand entryways
  • Split bedrooms
  • Sun rooms
  • Elegant foyers

Which Southern Floor Plans are Right for You?

Picking the right home plan comes down to your specific needs and style. If you want a stately home with formal rooms, select a Greek Revival plan . If you prefer something intimate and cozy, opt for a rustic house plan. You can find Southern plans with four, five or more bedrooms and ample full baths in either one- or two-story layouts.

MonsterHousePlans.com has a convenient search feature to help you find the perfect house plans for you and your family. We have numerous home plans in our inventory, each with their own character and Southern charm. No matter if you want a ranch home for the country or a coastal home for the beach, you can find exactly what you're looking for to build your future home.

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