Cottage style holds undeniable appeal for home buyers while dovetailing nicely with the less-is-more movement. But don’t think that smaller means stripped down. These plans deliver thoughtful details and open layouts.

Fairytale Charm

A clipped gable adds to this cottage's appeal. Inside, an open layout featuring luxurious details receives lots of light from abundant windows. The vaulted, fireplace-warmed family room shares a large space with the island kitchen and sunny breakfast nook. The master suite offers dual vanities and a walk-in closet. An additional bedroom and bath can be added upstairs. For more photos, information, and the floor plan, click here.

Space Saver

This open floor plan makes great use of square footage. A fireplace adorns the great room, which is open to the dining area and kitchen. Easy to serve, the breakfast bar provides seating for casual meals. The first-floor master suite features a walk-in closet and a luxurious bath with a whirlpool tub and dual vanities. Two family bedrooms share a full bath upstairs. For more photos, information, and the floor plan, click here.