New England Colonial House Plans

The New England colonial home has been a popular style in the U.S. since the early 18th century. These houses started out small with a central chimney, a large room and either one or two stories.

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Plan # 85-729
Specification
  • 1 Stories
  • 4 Beds
  • 3 - 1/2 Bath
  • 2 Garages
  • 3190 Sq.ft
Plan # 85-723
Specification
  • 2 Stories
  • 4 Beds
  • 4 - 1/2 Bath
  • 3 Garages
  • 3586 Sq.ft
Plan # 58-108
Specification
  • 2 Stories
  • 4 Beds
  • 3 - 1/2 Bath
  • 3 Garages
  • 4021 Sq.ft
Plan # 5-716
Specification
  • 2 Stories
  • 4 Beds
  • 3 - 1/2 Bath
  • 3 Garages
  • 4075 Sq.ft
Plan # 10-1440
Specification
  • 2 Stories
  • 4 Beds
  • 4 - 1/2 Bath
  • 4 Garages
  • 4875 Sq.ft
Plan # 11-283
Specification
  • 2 Stories
  • 4 Beds
  • 5 - 1/2 Bath
  • 3 Garages
  • 5933 Sq.ft
Plan # 46-572
Specification
  • 2 Stories
  • 3 Beds
  • 2 - 1/2 Bath
  • 2 Garages
  • 2490 Sq.ft
Plan # 57-220
Specification
  • 2 Stories
  • 3 Beds
  • 2 - 1/2 Bath
  • 2 Garages
  • 2649 Sq.ft
Plan # 58-325
Specification
  • 2 Stories
  • 4 Beds
  • 2 - 1/2 Bath
  • 2 Garages
  • 2718 Sq.ft
Plan # 18-497
Specification
  • 1 Stories
  • 3 Beds
  • 2 - 1/2 Bath
  • 3 Garages
  • 3737 Sq.ft
Plan # 58-107
Specification
  • 2 Stories
  • 4 Beds
  • 3 - 1/2 Bath
  • 3 Garages
  • 4021 Sq.ft
Plan # 18-501
Specification
  • 2 Stories
  • 4 Beds
  • 4 - 1/2 Bath
  • 3 Garages
  • 4086 Sq.ft
Plan # 10-545
Specification
  • 2 Stories
  • 3 Beds
  • 2 - 1/2 Bath
  • 1561 Sq.ft
Plan # 106-140
Specification
  • 2 Stories
  • 3 Beds
  • 2 - 1/2 Bath
  • 2 Garages
  • 1756 Sq.ft
Plan # 57-164
Specification
  • 2 Stories
  • 3 Beds
  • 2 - 1/2 Bath
  • 2 Garages
  • 2076 Sq.ft
Plan # 58-332
Specification
  • 2 Stories
  • 3 Beds
  • 3 Bath
  • 2 Garages
  • 2166 Sq.ft
Plan # 18-420
Specification
  • 1 Stories
  • 3 Beds
  • 2 - 1/2 Bath
  • 2 Garages
  • 2464 Sq.ft
Plan # 18-434
Specification
  • 2 Stories
  • 4 Beds
  • 2 - 1/2 Bath
  • 2 Garages
  • 2504 Sq.ft

Spacious Floor Plans

Compared to earlier 18th century style homes, today's versions stand tall and grand against the backdrop. They have numerous windows lining the facade, including three or more dormers in the front. It's also common to see two chimneys jetting toward the sky from the dual interior fireplaces.

home front view

Exterior Details

Our floor plans are symmetrical in design and feature the same amount of windows on each side of the entry door. Wood and brick are the most common exterior materials and may be combined in some designs. Other common features include:

  • Hipped roofs in the front
  • Two or four columns on the front porch
  • Three or four dormers
  • Covered verandas
  • An attached guest house

Interior Details

Our average 18th century design homes come with 2,500 square feet of interior space. Most plans have a minimum of three bedrooms and two full baths, but it's common to see four bedrooms and five full baths as the square footage increases. The great room takes up most of the space downstairs and is open to the kitchen; the dining room is usually placed in another location. Other interior features include:

  • Breakfast nooks
  • Grand foyers
  • Separate dens or parlors
  • Mudrooms
  • Family rooms

Why Choose Colonial Style Floor Plans?

Main Floor Design

People often choose these types of home plans not only for the history but also the spacious interiors. Even with smaller square footage, these home designs are styled in such a way that give an open and uninterrupted feeling. The rooms flow freely to one another, and the covered verandas extend those wonderful living spaces to the outdoors.

Search for the Perfect House Plan

MonsterHousePlans.com has a variety of New England, Colonial, and southern colonial floor plans, to choose for your next home. This type of home style has been popular for hundreds of years, and each generation adds something new and inviting to the design. Whether you want a kitchen with a breakfast nook or a covered lanai overlooking a sparkling pool, you can have it all when you choose one of the many house plans from our inventory.

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