Kitchens that Open up to the Great Room:
Get ideas for how to divide your space efficiently and elegantly, with an open kitchen/great room layout.
These kitchen photos show examples of homes that combine the kitchen with nearby living, eating, and multi-purpose spaces into a single, large gathering area. Here are some examples of popular floor plans with a completely open kitchen:
- Country Farmhouse - 2620 sq ft with 4 beds, 3.5 baths
- Statesman - 3160 sq ft with 4 beds, 4 baths
- Dinsmore - 3008 sq ft with 5 beds, 4.5 baths
Open Layouts for Raleigh New Homes:
Floor plans with an open layout are designed to maximize the utility of kitchens, great rooms, and surrounding spaces.
1. Kitchens Designed for Casual Dining
This open concept kitchen offers casual dining at the island and the tucked-in breakfast nook. While many traditional floor plans place the breakfast area between the kitchen and living room, this open plan flow directly from kitchen to great room.
2. Kitchens Designed for Entertaining
This open concept layout includes three separate countertop centers - two islands and a separate living room wet bar. The completely open plan makes this a fantastic entertaining space - designed to keep guests moving between hubs.
3. Kitchens Designed for Families with Kids
A full-length seating bar at the island was added so that kids could do their homework in the kitchen during meal prep times.
The great room built ins are designed for a piano to fit inside, for at home lessons.
Raleigh New Homes: