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3 Cottage Building Plans

These free cottage building plans will provide you with ideas for constructing that cottage that you have always wanted.


These plans provide conceptual information. Periodic changes in the National Design Specifications for Wood Construction, changes in building materials, snow load variations and the serious impact of deviations from the plans make it imperative that professional services be utilized to tailor these plans for your situation. Suggested services include but are not limited to: structural design, assurance of compliance with codes and regulations, supervision of site selection and construction, and provision for utilities, waste management, and access.

Also see;

Cabins and

Log Cabins

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Following are free plans for building a cottage:

1 bedroom 26' × 26' cottage plans

Build this 26' × 26' 1 bedroom cottage. These cottage plans feature 2 porches, post and beam construction, gable roof, stud walls and a concrete floor.

1 bedroom, passive solar, 18' × 26' cottage plans

Build this 18' × 26', passive solar 1 bedroom cottage. These cottage plans feature a porch, trellis, cathedral ceiling and a concrete floor.

2 bedroom, 2 story, 30' × 28' cottage plans

Build this 30' × 28' 2 bedroom, 2 story cottage. These cottage plans feature a porch, foyer, storage area, trus rafters, stud walls and a basement.