Yes, the farmhouse look is still going strong (especially barndominium plans). These new designs do it exceptionally well, with open layouts and impressive details.

Also noteworthy: right now Builder House Plans has a massive sale going on, with almost all house plans temporarily marked down.

Flexible Guest Suite and Pocket Office

Take a look at the details throughout this cool modern farmhouse: highlights include a pocket office, versatile guest suite on the main floor, pool bath for the back porch, and so much more. The master suite invites relaxation in its spa-like bathroom. Don't miss the bonus spaces upstairs. See more images, information, and the floor plans.

Great Indoor/Outdoor Flow

This 2,252-square-foot home feels totally contemporary inside, with an open layout that flows from the great room to the relaxed dining area and into the kitchen. Then, step out from the kitchen to linger on the big back porch, where an outdoor kitchen makes summer parties a breeze. The master suite shows off a window seat, walk-in closet, and five-piece bathroom. Upstairs, several large bonus areas invite future expansion. See more images, information, and the floor plans.

BBQ Porch in Back

It's all about relaxing on the porch with this lovely modern farmhouse. But which porch? That's the question, since owners get a huge wraparound porch that goes all the way from the front to both sides, and then a terrace/barbecue porch in back with a chic fireplace for outdoor fun. See more images, information, and the floor plans.

Simply Elegant with Surprising Amenities

With 2,297 square feet, this one-story home gives buys elbow room yet won’t break the bank. Take a look at the master suite, where owners get to luxuriate in the huge walk-in shower, or enjoy the separate tub. The great room flows into the island kitchen and also out to two connected patios. The side-entry garage keeps the exterior focus on the elegant front elevation. See more images, information, and the floor plans.