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Modern (and Cool) House Designs with Open Floor Plans

December 08, 2020
Modern (and Cool) House Designs with Open Floor Plans

What’s not to love about modern house plans with open floor plans? Exuding bold style that consists of clean lines, spacious interiors, natural materials, and a sense of simplicity, modern house designs might be just what you’re looking for. If you’d love to have a home that makes indoor/outdoor living a breeze, feels connected to your surroundings, and can offer you all the space and natural light you’ve always wanted, have we got some house designs to show you. We've gathered some of our favorite modern house plans (with open floor plans) that come with their own chic appeal.

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Two Story Cool, Contemporary Home

You can’t go wrong with this striking house design

House Plan Design - Modern (and Cool) House Designs with Open Floor Plans

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As soon as you walk into the great room of this design, you’re immediately welcomed with lots of bright, natural light thanks to the large windows. Its open floor plan flows seamlessly into the ample kitchen, with an eat-in bar, island, and walk-in pantry. One bedroom in this three-bedroom plan is located on this first floor. The spacious dining area allows access to the outdoor deck with lower-level patio, perfect for enjoying the great outdoors.

On the second floor, you’ll find the master bedroom, private bathroom (with double sinks), and a sizable walk-in closet. There’s room for another bedroom on this level, or a flex room (ideal for a den or home office) and an additional bathroom.

The lower level offers a two-car garage, room for a work area, and a mudroom.

House Plan Design - Modern (and Cool) House Designs with Open Floor Plans

House Plan Design - Modern (and Cool) House Designs with Open Floor Plans

House Plan Design - Modern (and Cool) House Designs with Open Floor Plans

One Story Contemporary Floor Plan

Enjoy single-level living in this elegant and open house design

House Plan Design - Modern (and Cool) House Designs with Open Floor Plans

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As you walk through the striking entryway of this one-story contemporary house plan, you’ll immediately notice how open and spacious the great room is. The living space flows easily into the dining area, and both spaces offer large windows. The kitchen gives you a large kitchen island, a walk-in pantry, and overlooks the great room.

There are three bedrooms in this plan, all in one wing of the house. The primary bedroom is located towards the back, and includes a modern private bathroom with separate toilet compartment and large walk-in closet. The secondary bedrooms are steps away from the full bathroom.

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House Plan Design - Modern (and Cool) House Designs with Open Floor Plans

Versatile and Open House Plan

Check out the large kitchen island

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If you’re in need of lots of functional space, then this one story house plan could be just what you’re looking for. Need space for additional family? This plan has got you covered with a private side entrance and easy access to a bedroom suite. Designed to be lived in, you’ll fall in love with the large great room that includes access to the outdoor veranda. Would you rather cook outside? Check out the cool solana that includes an outdoor grill and sink, perfect to cook up some tasty meals.

The master suite is located on the other side of the great room, and offers private access to the backyard, dual walk-in closets, and a master bath with a soaking tub and walk-in shower. The den could be used as a home office.

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House Plan Design - Modern (and Cool) House Designs with Open Floor Plans

Contemporary Open Floor Plan with Lots of Space

Take advantage of spacious rooms and indoor/outdoor living

House Plan Design - Modern (and Cool) House Designs with Open Floor Plans

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Stylishly spacious and welcoming, this home design has it all. Its striking roof design is sure to catch your eye but it’s what’s on the inside that’s truly noteworthy. As you walk through to the great room, you’ll be impressed with the copious amounts of natural light that come in through the large windows. Move through the open dining area and you’ll find yourself in the kitchen with a large island and lots of cabinet space. Take a walk outside and enjoy the patio, which is sure to be your new favorite place to relax.

On the other side of the house, there are two bedrooms, a full bath, laundry space, and a den. The master suite is located in the rear of the plan, and includes a large, private bathroom and convenient walk-in closet.

House Plan Design - Modern (and Cool) House Designs with Open Floor Plans

House Plan Design - Modern (and Cool) House Designs with Open Floor Plans

Stylishly Modern Plan with an Open Floor Plan

Cool and contemporary, this design packs a punch

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Never short on style, this modern house design has more space than you might think. The open great room includes a sloped ceiling and enough space for a living area as well as a dining space. If you’d prefer to eat more casually, you’ll enjoy the convenience of having a bar top area near the kitchen for meals. The kitchen also takes advantage of the sloped ceiling design, and gives you easy access to the walk-in pantry, garage, and outdoor patio.

The master suite is located at the front of this home, and offers a spacious bathroom and walk-in corner closet. It also resides next to the laundry room and an additional bathroom. You'll find two secondary bedrooms at the rear of the house plan.

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House Plan Design - Modern (and Cool) House Designs with Open Floor Plans

Modern House Design with an Open Floor Plan

Discover chic style with this modern design

House Plan Design - Modern (and Cool) House Designs with Open Floor Plans

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This open and modern house plan is sure to make quite an impression with its eye-catching design and clean lines. But it’s what’s on the inside that’s really impressive! The kitchen flows seamlessly into the open and welcoming living room with plenty of space for relaxing. Through the kitchen you’ll also find generous space for dining, with well-placed windows to let in natural light.

On the second level you’ll find the master suite with dual sinks, two walk-in closets, a luxe soaking tub, and a walk-in shower. On the other side of the landing are two bedrooms, a full bathroom, and easy access to the laundry room. The third level is all about relaxing, either on the outdoor deck when the weather is nice, or in the multi-purpose loft.

House Plan Design - Modern (and Cool) House Designs with Open Floor Plans

House Plan Design - Modern (and Cool) House Designs with Open Floor Plans

House Plan Design - Modern (and Cool) House Designs with Open Floor Plans

Modern, Bright, and Open Home Plan

Check out the cool curb appeal with this design

House Plan Design - Modern (and Cool) House Designs with Open Floor Plans

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This home design is ideal for anyone looking for space, flow, and lots of room for living. The layout of this floor plan encourages you to take advantage of the space. Large windows let in natural light. The dining room is adjacent to the kitchen and living space, with easy access to the laundry room and two-car garage. This plan incorporates a powder room conveniently located right in the airy entryway.

The other wing of this design includes two secondary bedrooms (that share a full bathroom) and a master suite. The master bathroom includes dual sinks, a separate toilet compartment, and a shower.

House Plan Design - Modern (and Cool) House Designs with Open Floor Plans

Easy Indoor-Outdoor Contemporary Design

*The open layout of this interior makes for easy indoor-outdoor living *

House Plan Design - Modern (and Cool) House Designs with Open Floor Plans

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If you’re looking for a house that has some definite flow with space to grow, look no further. This two-story contemporary house design is made to move life along, while offering plenty of places to sit and relax. As you cross through the foyer, you’ll be greeted by a large, open living room, with plenty of space for gathering on the couch, preparing all your favorite recipes in the kitchen, and sitting down to enjoy a meal in the dining space. The entire space has views of the outdoor deck, which is the perfect place to dine al fresco, or lounge in your chair.

The private master suite is located on the first floor and has access to a master bathroom and walk-in closet. It is also steps away from the perfect spot for a home office/den. On the second level you’ll find two bedrooms and a full bathroom with dual sinks.

The two-car garage has enough space for additional storage and even a workbench.

House Plan Design - Modern (and Cool) House Designs with Open Floor Plans

House Plan Design - Modern (and Cool) House Designs with Open Floor Plans

Modern house designs with open floor plans offer the perfect combination of style and space. With lots of curb appeal and interior flow, these designs are sure to be just what you’re looking for.

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