Plan 2459A - The Williamson - Sumptuous Manor Suited to Lakeside Living
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4 Car Garage
Main Floor Plan
Upper Floor Plan
A Walk Through The Williamson
Why take a vacation to a lakeside resort when you can live that reality each and every day? Your morning in the Williamson starts in the beautifully appointed master suite. Wake up to fresh morning sunshine, then enjoy a crisp, cool shower in the master bath. Once you are ready to greet the day, the Williamson’s sunny patio awaits you outside the master bedroom’s double doors. The sight and sound of water will soothe you as you sip coffee and enjoy a leisurely breakfast.
How will you spend the afternoon? This home gives you so many options. During the week, you’ll find yourself in the office, a quiet, simple space tucked behind the kitchen where you can work in peace. On days when chores need to be done, you’ll put the utility room and mudroom to good use, cleaning and organizing. You’ll be able to keep the weekly laundry out of sight here, and when laundry day rolls around, there is plenty of space to sort and fold clothing in between each load.
Perhaps it is the weekend and you’d rather spend your day relaxing and enjoying your surroundings. While away the afternoon in the vaulted great room, enjoying the sparkling waves through floor-to-ceiling windows. Or, perhaps a better idea is to spend the day out on the lake. The Williamson features an extended garage with a rear vehicle entry, designed as an ideal place to store a boat and trailer — a necessity if you plan to live by the ocean or on the banks of a lake.
In the evenings, you won’t be able to resist inviting friends over to enjoy the luxuries your home has to offer. There are a variety of ways to entertain here. Put the kitchen to work designing an artistic charcuterie board, then gather everyone in the dining room for wine and refreshments. When the weather is nice, you’ll definitely want to host your gatherings in the outdoor living area. Light a fire in the fireplace to take the chill out of the air.
The upper floor gives you two great options. The first is a games room, where you, your friends or your family will spend hours playing cards, board games — anything you enjoy doing. If, however, you are in the mood for a quieter evening alone, then this floor also gives you a hobby room, where you can while away the hours working on your favorite projects.
The Williamson isn’t all about your own enjoyment, however. With a guest suite and two extra bedrooms, family and friends can enjoy extended stays in your beautiful home.
Upper Floor849 SqFt
Main Floor4041 SqFt
Total Area4890 SqFt
Beds and Baths
Height (to Midpt)22'-8"
Garage Bays4 Car Garage
Garage Area1540 SqFt
Roof MaterialShake/Comp Roof
Wall Framing2 x 6
Main Roof Pitch13/12
The Mascord collection of craftsman house plans highlight features that were first introduced with the Arts and Crafts movement, which thrived from 1876-1915, and continues to be celebrated today. These homes have great curb appeal, lots of detail and the amenities you need for modern living. Check out the collection for more great home designs.
This plan is based upon another design - 2459
- Added 538 SqFt to finished area
- Overall Width increased 17ft.
- Overall Depth increased 6ft.
- Added 2 bedrooms.
- Added 2 bathrooms.
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