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What is a Bungalow Style Home? Raleigh Bungalow Style Homes

Posted by Penny Hull on Tue, May 01, 2012 @ 13:05 PM

What is a Bungalow?

Bungalow Style Home Features

Bungalow style homes can be defined by many different features depending on their location (West coast, East coast, etc) and construction time period (new construction, or existing home).

Bungalow homes in North Carolina have some similiar features to craftsman style homes.

Here are some of the more common features you will find in a North Carolina new "bungalow" home - see if a bungalow home is right for you!

What is a Bungalow Style Home? Features to Expect in a Bungalow Home

 

 - One or 1.5 stories

 - Roofs with a low-pitch and broad eaves

 - Different types of siding, with brick and vinyl most common in North Carolina

 

 

What is a Bungalow Style Home? Features to Expect in a Bungalow Home

 

 - Front door opens to living room (with small or no foyer)

 - Open concept floor plans with little wasted space (for example, bungalow homes minimize hallway square footage)

 - Fewer formal areas

 - Craftsman aspects such as built-ins (bookshelves, cabinets, desks, etc)

 

What is a Bungalow Style Home? Features to Expect in a Bungalow Home

 

 - Outdoor living space with large front porches, patios, decks, and/or verandas.

 

 

 

 

 

Ask us about bungalow homes in Raleigh, NC.

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