Ranch style home with wrap around porch – The longing for outdoor access from a basement was introduced to raise ranch houses. Foundations are cast concrete with at least two walls completely enclosed in the ground.
Floor plan Style
A split level ranch style home with wrap around porch is built on an elevated foundation. It has at least two sets of stairs (upside down) and the main stables are elevated above the ground level. In the basement, or bottom level, exposed to daylight. In a typical split level home, the entrance opens to a main living room and a staircase leading up to the kitchen, dining room, bedroom and bathroom. Opposite stairs, is a staircase that goes down to the daylight basement? This room can be used for a variety of things, including additional bedrooms, a family or room or office.
Basic Ranch Design
A basic ranch style home with wrap around porch is rectangular with a low roof closure and a flexible open plan. Panoramic windows and a sliding glass door are common features. Characteristic of a ranch style house is its only floor living space, although basements may be included and ended for additional living space. Plans are open and all rooms have outdoor seating. Ceiling has usually skylights and the posts and beams are exposed.