Tiny Ultra-Modern House Plan Under 500 Sq Ft - 1 Bed and 1 Bath Offer Compact Living
This tiny house has an ultra-modern design and a 480 square foot floor plan. A contemporary style micro house with plenty of windows for a home with a view. This tiny floor plan has all you need to survive in this home away from home. Built on the hillside in the country or on the point at the lake, this plan with covered front porch, kitchen space, living area, nicely sized bedroom, and a bathroom with a stand-up shower. Modern house plan for micro living.
480 Total Living Area 480 Main Level 1 Bedrooms 1 Full Baths 20' W x 24' D
Exterior Elevations: show the front, rear and sides of the house, including exterior materials, details and measurements.
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Interior Elevations: (call 1-800-235-5700 before ordering to confirm availability) show the specific details of cabinets (kitchen, bathroom). We suggest contacting local cabinet and fireplace distributors for sizes and styles.
Schematic Electrical Layouts: (call 1-800-235-5700 before ordering to confirm availability) show the suggested locations for switches, fixtures and outlets. These details may be shown on the floor plan or on a separate diagram.
Detailed Floor Plans: show the placement of interior walls and the dimensions for rooms, doors, windows, stairways, etc., of each level of the house.
Due to regional variations, local availability of materials, local codes, methods of installation, and individual preferences, it is impossible to include detail on heating and plumbing work on your plans. The duct work, venting, and other details will vary depending on the type of heating and cooling system (forced air, hot water, electric, solar) and the type of energy (gas, oil, electricity, solar) that you use. These details and specifications are easily obtained from your builder, contractor, and/or local suppliers.
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All home plans are based on the following design assumptions: 8 foot basement ceiling height, 9 foot first floor ceiling height, 8 foot second floor ceiling height (if used), gable roof; 2 dormers, average roof pitch is 12:12, 1 to 2 covered porches, porch construction on foundations.
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Previous Q & A
Previous Questions and Answers
Q:Is this plan stick frame or truss? Does it meet the national 2011 standard for electrical codes?
A:The plans are drawn with 2 x 6 walls studs and the roof is made of engineered trusses. The plans are drawn to N.B.C. 1995. There's no electrical plan.
Date Posted: 28-Sep-18
Q:What size lumber is used for the wall framing and floor joist ??
The floor is made of 2 x 10 solid joists and the wall is 2 x 6 studs.
Date Posted: 23-Aug-17
Q:what is the inside height of the ceiling in the living room and in the bedroom
A:The ceiling is cathedral so the height starts at 8’-2” in the kitchen all the way to 14’-6” in the living room. In the bedroom and bathroom the ceiling height is 8’-2”.
Date Posted: 10-Jun-16
Q:Won't the flat roof over the deck collect rain/snow and eventually leak?
A:If the construction of the roof is built according to standard practices and building codes it will not leak.
Date Posted: 27-Aug-14
Q:How how are the two lower roofs? Can the upper roof be modified not to exceed 16' which is the maximum allowed for an auxiliary structure here.
A:16’ is too low for a house; but it could be modified by changing the style of the roof from a single slope to a peak roof and by cancelling the cathedral ceiling and the upper fixed windows.
Date Posted: 14-Aug-14
Q:Can I make modifications to this plan?
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Q:What is the estimated price to build this plan?
A:The national average for a house is running right at $125.00 per SF. You can get more detailed information by clicking the Cost-To-Build tab above. Sorry, but we cannot give cost estimates for garage, multifamily or project plans.
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