Free Cabin and Cottage Plans from Sheldon Designs

Five Free Cabin and Cottage Study Plans from


Download free study plans for any of five attractive small homes.

You've probably seen architect Andy Sheldon's beautiful little cabins in home magazines and on blogs about small house designs. Now you see for yourself why he's known for careful planning and top quality drawings and details. Just click on any of the cabins below to see floor plans and to get free, reduced-size versions of the construction blueprints.

Mini Cabin Plans This tiny cabin has just 400 square feet of living space. But, a 142 square foot porch makes it seem much bigger. A sleeping loft overlooks the fireplace in the living/dining area below.

Saphire Cottage Plans  The 582 square foot Saphire Cottage features a living/dining room, a kitchen, a bedroom, two bathrooms and a sleeping loft, all in a small and practical layout. Two big porches extend the living space to the outdoors.

Alturas Pole-Frame Cabin Plans  This cabin is planned for post-frame construction, using 6x6 posts to minimize site disturbance. It has a great room, kitchen, bedroom, loft, two bathrooms and more.

Classic Cabin 3 Plans  This design has a 24'x32' main floor plan with a loft above. There are two bathrooms and a 320 square foot front porch.

Vacation Cabin Plans  This little cabin measures 18'x 24' with 384 square feet of living area and porches front and back. It was originally designed for a campground to meet the needs of a vacation home.

The reduced-size plans that you can download are not intended to be construction plans. However, if you like what you see, you can order full-size prints, material lists and even mirror-image prints of any of the designs.


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