Main Level Master Suites

An Excellent Economic Investment for Those Who Wish to Retire in Place

Floor plans designed with the master suite on the main level have become prevalent as the aging population increases, making it a good investment both economically and for those who wish to age with their home. They are also helpful for those families with a relative that is physically disabled. A master suite on the main level provides a multi-level home with plenty of space for guests and family, with the convenience of easy access to the master suite.

The primary benefit of a main level master suite is that trips up the stairs are minimized and you are right in the action. Another advantage of placing the master on the main is the possibility of reducing energy use. Empty nesters that have the house to themselves on a day-to-day basis may choose to only heat or cool the main level so extraneous energy is not wasted in unused portions of the house.

Many contemporary and modern plans are designed with the master suite on the main level. If built on a sloping lot, there might be a lower level that is used for entertainment space or additional bedrooms. Alternatively, an upper floor could house the secondary bedrooms and baths. Ranch house plans are becoming increasingly popular as families simplify and choose to be closer rather than spread out over a large house. This is why open plans with large great rooms and adjacent kitchens are a priority – place your master suite on the same level and be close to the action!

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  • Mountainside Majesty

    Plan #: AFLFPW06717

    Details
    Style:
    Ranch
    Size:
    2,091 Sq. Ft
    Stories:
    1
    Width:
    78’
    Depth:
    71’
    Baths:
    2
    Beds:
    3
    1/2 baths:
    1
  • Wonderful Woodwork

    Plan #: AFLFPW19900

    Details
    Style:
    Cottage
    Size:
    1,421 Sq. Ft
    Stories:
    1
    Width:
    46’
    Depth:
    53’
    Baths:
    2
    Beds:
    3
    1/2 baths:
    0
  • Grand Outdoor Living Area

    Plan #: AFLFPW73227

    Details
    Style:
    Craftsman
    Size:
    2,847 Sq. Ft
    Stories:
    1
    Width:
    88’
    Depth:
    84’
    Baths:
    3
    Beds:
    3
    1/2 baths:
    0
  • Covered BBQ Porch

    Plan #: AFLFPW08584

    Details
    Style:
    Craftsman
    Size:
    3,126 Sq. Ft
    Stories:
    1
    Width:
    104’
    Depth:
    84’
    Baths:
    2
    Beds:
    3
    1/2 baths:
    1
  • Room to Entertain

    Plan #: AFLFPW08807

    Details
    Style:
    Prairie
    Size:
    4,185 Sq. Ft
    Stories:
    2
    Width:
    115’
    Depth:
    81’
    Baths:
    4
    Beds:
    4
    1/2 baths:
    1
  • Tavern-Like Stylings

    Plan #: AFLFPW19999

    Details
    Style:
    French Country
    Size:
    2,525 Sq. Ft
    Stories:
    1
    Width:
    67’
    Depth:
    55’
    Baths:
    3
    Beds:
    4
    1/2 baths:
    0
  • Flexible Luxury

    Plan #: AFLFPW20695

    Details
    Style:
    Craftsman
    Size:
    2,156 Sq. Ft
    Stories:
    1
    Width:
    71’
    Depth:
    64’
    Baths:
    3
    Beds:
    3
    1/2 baths:
    0
  • Grand Foyer

    Plan #: AFLFPW17070

    Details
    Style:
    French Country
    Size:
    4,012 Sq. Ft
    Stories:
    2
    Width:
    74’
    Depth:
    70’
    Baths:
    4
    Beds:
    4
    1/2 baths:
    1
  • Beautiful Open Entry-Way

    Plan #: AFLFPW06250

    Details
    Style:
    Mediterranean
    Size:
    3,031 Sq. Ft
    Stories:
    2
    Width:
    52’
    Depth:
    95’
    Baths:
    5
    Beds:
    4
    1/2 baths:
    0
  • French Country Flair

    Plan #: AFLFPW07434

    Details
    Style:
    French Country
    Size:
    3,618 Sq. Ft
    Stories:
    2
    Width:
    64’
    Depth:
    57’
    Baths:
    4
    Beds:
    5
    1/2 baths:
    1
  • Classic Elegance

    Plan #: AFLFPW07153

    Details
    Style:
    Country
    Size:
    2,126 Sq. Ft
    Stories:
    2
    Width:
    53’
    Depth:
    47’
    Baths:
    3
    Beds:
    4
    1/2 baths:
    0
  • New American Class

    Plan #: AFLFPW26874

    Details
    Style:
    New American
    Size:
    2,286 Sq. Ft
    Stories:
    2
    Width:
    55’
    Depth:
    48’
    Baths:
    3
    Beds:
    4
    1/2 baths:
    0
  • Modern Masonry

    Plan #: AFLFPW22134

    Details
    Style:
    French Country
    Size:
    2,776 Sq. Ft
    Stories:
    2
    Width:
    59’
    Depth:
    52’
    Baths:
    3
    Beds:
    4
    1/2 baths:
    0
  • Refined Ranch

    Plan #: AFLFPW25479

    Details
    Style:
    Ranch
    Size:
    1,698 Sq. Ft
    Stories:
    1
    Width:
    48’
    Depth:
    58’
    Baths:
    2
    Beds:
    3
    1/2 baths:
    1
  • Mountain Living

    Plan #: AFLFPW75297

    Details
    Style:
    Craftsman
    Size:
    2,611 Sq. Ft
    Stories:
    1
    Width:
    91’
    Depth:
    74’
    Baths:
    2
    Beds:
    3
    1/2 baths:
    1
  • Prairie Style C-Shaped Home

    Plan #: AFLFPW75737

    Details
    Style:
    Prairie
    Size:
    4,237 Sq. Ft
    Stories:
    2
    Width:
    66’
    Depth:
    117’
    Baths:
    4
    Beds:
    4
    1/2 baths:
    0

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