Courtyard Home – Courtyard Floor Plan
Have you heard of the Courtyard Home or the courtyard floor plan? The courtyard floor plan or courtyard home offers a unique courtyard entry instead of a traditional front door home entry. Homes with the courtyard floor plan are for those who enjoy privacy within the courtyard, which often includes a private swimming pool.
Many developers use the courtyard home floor plan when villas are positioned close together or attached. Courtyard home floor plans can be found in single family homes, also. Frequently, the courtyard home is offered on lots with a limited view or lots which abut other homes. When courtyard homes or the courtyard floor plan is used on lots with premium views the courtyard may be used as a seating area and the pool placed in the traditional back yard position. This offers the unique upgrade of two lanais.
The courtyard home or courtyard floor plan offers a great atmosphere for those who enjoy entertaining. The doors of the home generally all open to the courtyard making for an open feel, breezy entertaining and a great social space.
In addition, many of the courtyard home floor plans offer a free standing cabana or casita which offers a flexible space that home owners use as a pool cabana, billiard room, home office, private guest suite or for the boomer and sandwich generation it offers a private living quarter for parents or adult children to live in.
Courtyard homes and the courtyard floor plan can be found in many developments in the Bonita Springs and Estero Florida areas which include Bonita Bay, Pelican Landing, Grandezza, West Bay Club, Shadow Wood at The Brooks.