The Rocking Horse Farm Difference

By using an existing “common home style” floor plan, the home exterior can be enhanced with character and charm to distinguish it as unique to Rocking Horse Farm. So whether you choose to go traditional, or do a contemporary takeoff for your home design, either direction you choose will work.

   *Equivalent Price Point to “Farmhouse Agrarian”

*Equivalent Price Point to “Farmhouse Agrarian”

“Common Rambler”

  • Complex Hipped Roof
  • Small, Gabled Entry
  • Intermittent Use of Expensive Masonry
  • Intricate Greek Returns
  • Single Material Usage 
  • Limited Color Palette

Same Floor Plan, Unique Style

   *Equivalent Price Point to “Common Rambler”

*Equivalent Price Point to “Common Rambler”

1. “Farmhouse Agrarian”

  • Simplified Roof Framing
  • Simplified Porch
  • Roof/Entry
  • Removal of Unnecessary Masonry
  • Simplified Eave Detail
  • Varied Materiality
  • and Color
  • Equivalent Finishes
 
   Upgraded Price Point

Upgraded Price Point

2. “Cottage”

  • Simplified Roof Framing
  • Simplified Porch
  • Roof/Entry
  • Removal of Unnecessary Masonry
  • Simplified Eave Detail
  • Use of Color
  • Upgraded Finishes/Details
   Upgraded Price Point

Upgraded Price Point

3. “Bungalow”

  • Additional Detail
  • Premium Finishes

   *Equivalent Price Point to “Contemporary Colonial”

*Equivalent Price Point to “Contemporary Colonial”

“Common 2-Story”

  • Complex Hipped Roof
  • Small, Gabled Entry
  • Intermittent Use of Expensive Masonry
  • Single Material Usage 
  • Limited Color Palette

Same Floor Plan, Unique Style

   *Equivalent Price Point to “Common 2-Story”

*Equivalent Price Point to “Common 2-Story”

1. “Contemporary Colonial”

  • Simplified Roof Framing
  • Distinct Porch/
  • Column Detailing
  • Removal of Unnecessary Masonry
  • Simplified Eave Detail
  • Varied Materiality
  • Equivalent Finishes
 
   Upgraded Price Point

Upgraded Price Point

2. “Modern Agrarian”

  • Simplified Roof Framing
  • Simplified Porch Entry
  • Removal of Unnecessary Masonry
  • Simplified Eave Detail
  • Varied Materiality 
  • Use of Color
  • Upgraded Finishes/Details
   Upgraded Price Point

Upgraded Price Point

3. “Prairie School"

  • Additional Detail
  • Premium Finishes

To see more examples of the many home styles considered at Rocking Horse Farm, visit the Housing Design Samples portion of the design guide. Additional inspiration images can be found at houzz.comexterior ideas and designs” page. 

 
  • Arts and Crafts
  • Prairie School
  • Cape Cod
  • Shingle Style
  • Tudor Cottage
  • Barn Style
  • Dutch Colonial
  • Farmhouse Style
  • German Colonial
  • Bungalo
  • Cottage
  • Prairie Box (American Foursquare)
  • Colonial