The Greycrest Plan: Traditional, Accommodating

The Greycrest Plan: Traditional, Accommodating by Living Concepts is a two-story traditional home with a basement. There are five full baths, one powder room and four bedrooms in 7060 square feet. As shown in the rendering below, the brick exterior has added interest with quoins (decorative masonry at the corners). The mullioned windows above the […]

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The Ainslie Plan: Your European Home

The Ainslie Plan: Your European Home- imagine that you live here, in a home that overlooks your expansive lawn- because a house this majestic must have the green space, too. This home by Living Concepts is as eye-wondering on the inside as it is on the outside. There is a turret, which on the inside […]

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The Darrington Plan: Captivating Craftsman

The Darrington Plan: Captivating Craftsman by Living Concepts is a single story home with a basement. With 4488 square feet, the home has a three-car garage, three bedroom suites with three full baths, and two powder rooms. Need places to entertain inside and out? This plan has that, too. Let’s start at the left. The […]

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The Bridgeport Plan- Traditional, Transitional

The Bridgeport Plan- Traditional, Transitional by Living Concepts is a majestic work of architecture. There are three floors and a basement. A two-car garage is on the main level and to the right. A triangular bump-out on the left side of this garage is for storage. Another garage, single bay, is tucked behind the larger […]

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The Rensford Plan, Luxury in a Craftsman

The Rensford Plan, Luxury in a Craftsman by Living Concepts, is a spacious home (7502 square feet) with a basement, first and second floor. The home is packed with necessities and extras. Kind of like your carry-on when you fly. The two-car garage is offset and on the right. Another garage is at basement level. […]

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The Walsham Plan- Cottage Plus!

The Walsham Plan-Cottage Plus! by Living Concepts may be your next retreat, the home you never want to leave. Why? In 4698 square feet, you have a basement, first floor, five bedrooms, five full baths and one half-bath. Need more reasons? There is extra storage, places to play and work- and a library. Tapered columns […]

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The Emmerik Plan, with the Extras You Want

Like the Hyannis plan, the Emmerik Plan, with the Extras You Want, is a European one by Living Concepts. Extras? Indeed! In 7266 square feet, you have outside space to entertain, two laundry rooms, and a wine cellar. The home has five bedroom suites, five full baths and a powder room. And yes, there is […]

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The Hyannis Plan: French Country, Well-Planned

Every day is a grand day when you come home to a house you love. The Hyannis Plan: French Country, Well-Planned includes the little details as well as those which assure you that convenience and comfort do indeed walk together. The tri-level home has two powder rooms, four full baths and three bedrooms. There is […]

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The Buchanon Plan: Low Country Comfort and Convenience

I am a diligent weather-watcher. Yet, I know that the even threat of storms brings the possibility of refreshing rain. I am an optimist. What threatens you in your life- storms? New job? Relocation? Then, think of the challenge as an opportunity to expand and explore. This- the Buchanon Plan: Low Country Comfort and Convenience […]

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Lynbrook: The European Plan

Are you ready for a change? I was, so I started digging in my yard. Uprooting ugly bushes (I promise) and replacing them with azaleas. Maybe you are ready for a change, too. In that case, Lynbrook– the European Plan by Living Concepts is worth delving into. The home has 5831 square feet, with two […]

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The Radbourne: A Traditional Home

The Radbourne: A Traditional Home     The Explanation As I write this, it is a cool, wet, spring day. Perfect for frogs and worm-seeking birds. Yet, I know that those hot muggy days are just waiting to pop out, like the dandelions in our yard. Those months (yes, those long months) of sweat dripping […]

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The Ashburton: Making Best Use of Inside and Out

Like the Atwell plan by Living Concepts, the Ashburton: Making Best Use of Inside and Out, realizes that the outside space is nearly as important as what’s inside. Almost. When we are prone to wander outside on a beautiful day, we do want our living area that is outside the confines of four walls to […]

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The Florence Plan: Master Suite Up

Trapped. The little wren was trapped inside our home (briefly, flew out unharmed later). Have you ever had that feeling of being trapped in your own home? And know that you need more room? This European house-The Florence Plan: Master Suite Up by Living Concepts, reminds me of openness. It has four bedrooms, two kitchens, […]

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The Amesbury Plan: A Mediterranean Gem (With a Guest Suite)

I write frequently that things are not always what they seem on the inside when looking from afar. For example, a house on a hill that is old, neglected even. But on closer inspection, reveals huge fireplaces, wide plank floors. A whole lotta money needed to fix it. True story for another time. This house […]

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A Brighter Basement – The Brante-Glen

A Brighter Basement – The Brante-Glen: This home, the Brante-Glen (E-3754) has THE basement you want. With a light, bright, walk-out, open space, there won’t be creepy anything down here. With this great floor plan by Frank Snodgrass, of Living Concepts Home Plans, of 4 bedrooms, 4 full and 2 half baths, and over 3700 […]

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Back to the Basement: The Gatewood Plan

Once again, we are going back to the basement- the Gatewood Plan. The house plan with a full basement, that is. And here is another story about a basement. That old house I grew up in that I told you about last time? It must have been used for storage, plus room for one car […]

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A Brighter Basement: The Kipling Plan

A Brighter Basement: The Kipling Plan I grew up in a really old house with a basement. A creepy, dark non-functional basement that had these things that looked like a cross between crickets and spiders. And they would hop on you. I did not like that basement. However, the Kipling, a roomy Craftsman plan by […]

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The Treasure Chest of Living

Corbusier, noted Swiss architect and city planner, said the home should be the treasure chest of living. This Craftsman cottage by Living Concepts, Timberline C-2795, could be your treasure chest. It boasts of a deck, basement and a bonus room. The home has less than 3000 square feet but plenty of room for four bedroom […]

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