Cool Modern Open Floor House Plans

December 17, 2020
Cool Modern Open Floor House Plans

By Courtney Pittman

Characterized by minimal, straightforward, and efficient home designs, modern architecture boasts a style that is spacious and livable. With open floor house plans and seamless connections between the interiors and exteriors, modern house designs exude style with ease. Here are some house plans that exhibit he modern style we just can't get enough of.

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Contemporary House Plan with Open Floor Plan

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This modern house design shows off cool contemporary curb appeal. Inside, the layout is simple and open. The kitchen overlooks both the family room and the dining areas (below), with a big island giving you lots of space to prepare tasty treats.

House Plan Design - Cool Modern Open Floor House Plans

The home office gives you plenty of privacy and invites you to get work done. Enjoy relaxing in your private master suite (located on the second floor) complete with dual sinks and a huge walk-in closet.

House Plan Design - Cool Modern Open Floor House Plans

House Plan Design - Cool Modern Open Floor House Plans

Modern House Design with Plenty of Windows

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This modern house design gathers views from almost every angle with plenty of windows. An airy open house floor plan grants homeowners ease and flexibility.

House Plan Design - Cool Modern Open Floor House Plans

A double-sided fireplace (above) warms both the living and hearth rooms, while a home theater delivers ample entertainment. The master suite (located on the main floor) offers a unique layout with a vast walk-in closet between the spacious bathroom and bedroom.

House Plan Design - Cool Modern Open Floor House Plans

A wide kitchen island (above) seats up to six people and creates a food-focused entertaining space for friends and family.

House Plan Design - Cool Modern Open Floor House Plans

Multiple outdoor spaces such as the covered patio and screened porch (above) allow homeowners to enjoy their own private oasis and a quick escape from daily stressors year-round.

House Plan Design - Cool Modern Open Floor House Plans

House Plan Design - Cool Modern Open Floor House Plans

House Plan Design - Cool Modern Open Floor House Plans

Modern House Plan with Outdoor Living

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This modern house design boasts clean lines that reflect the modern lifestyle with a simple and functional approach to architecture.

House Plan Design - Cool Modern Open Floor House Plans

The open floor plan encourages convenience with easy access to the outdoors just off the great room and dining spaces (above). Vaulted ceilings help the area feel bright and open, while wood beams add warmth and character. Sliding glass doors deliver natural light and bring the outside in, making the room feel even bigger.

House Plan Design - Cool Modern Open Floor House Plans

This stunning kitchen (above) is brimming with character (just look at those wood beam ceilings and attractive cabinets). A grand window above the kitchen sink lets an abundance of light fill the space, while a generously sized island is the perfect gathering spot for family and guests.

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House Plan Design - Cool Modern Open Floor House Plans

House Design with Mudroom

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This house design is all about functionality with an open floor plan, flex space, mudroom, and a generous laundry room. A metal butterfly roof gives off modern appeal and pays homage to mid-century homes.

House Plan Design - Cool Modern Open Floor House Plans

Breezy and modern, this great room is full of casual living space (above). Large windows and glass doors open to the outdoor terrace and extend the living area. A stone fireplace administers warmth and lends a cozy feel to this contemporary design.

House Plan Design - Cool Modern Open Floor House Plans

Diverse materials and textures (brick, wood, metal, and glass) give an ornamental touch to this cook space (pictured above). A double kitchen island improves traffic flow and function while providing extra seating when entertaining (because let’s be honest, everyone hangs out in the kitchen). Abundant windows modernize this room and make it feel bright and open.

Take a look at these fireplace designs from HGTV

House Plan Design - Cool Modern Open Floor House Plans

Spacious and Sleek Modern Design

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Here’s a sleek and clean design that exudes luxury. Spacious and open, this modern house is great for a growing family or homeowners who host and entertain regularly. The main living areas enjoy a full view of the covered outdoor terrace (also pictured above) with retractable doors that extend the living space for a seamless flow.

Three levels of outdoor living, dining, and entertaining space encourages long evening sits year-round.

House Plan Design - Cool Modern Open Floor House Plans

Modern House Design with Farmhouse Charm

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A mix of simple (and open) spaces and organic materials (such as wood and stone) convey a modern, yet homey, tone in (above). Detailed with farmhouse charm (board-and-batten siding and a gable roof over the entrance) and modern tastes, this design combines the best of both worlds.

House Plan Design - Cool Modern Open Floor House Plans

Flanked by stone columns, the rear covered porch retains simplicity while incorporating modern features. An outdoor grill makes relaxing a breeze and is a nice retreat.

House Plan Design - Cool Modern Open Floor House Plans

Open Floor House Plan with Island Kitchen

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Spacious and open, this modern home design is great for a growing family or homeowners who host and entertain regularly. A large kitchen is sizable enough for large crowds and opens directly to the living and dining rooms for a seamless flow.

On the exterior, an ample amount of outdoor living space is able to fulfill a myriad of functions and makes entertaining guests a piece of cake (watch out, they may never want to leave).

House Plan Design - Cool Modern Open Floor House Plans

The views from this expansive great room (above) are exceptional thanks to the glass retractable doors that open to the outdoor terrace. Windows above the doors and vaulted wood beam ceilings allow the room to feel clean and airy, while the open floor plan connects it to the other social spaces.

House Plan Design - Cool Modern Open Floor House Plans

Modern Ranch Design

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A unified design aesthetic is created throughout this petite modern home, above) thanks to the open floor plan. At just 1,146 square feet, this house design maximizes efficiency. Packing in two bedrooms, one bathroom, and an open living flow between the kitchen, dining, and great rooms, this modern stunner has simple convenience written all over it.

On the exterior, a mix of organic materials (such as wood and stone) convey a contemporary, yet homey, tone. Detailed with cozy charm and a spacious layout, this design combines the best of both worlds.

House Plan Design - Cool Modern Open Floor House Plans

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