Saltbox House Plans

Saltbox Homes by Woodhouse

The simplicity and strength of the saltbox architectural design (first seen around 1650) continues to make saltbox homes popular today. Saltbox house plans are a variation of Colonial style home plans and are named after the Colonial salt container they resemble.

Modern Timber Frame Saltbox Homes

Our timber frame saltbox homes feature floor plans with a simple but distinctive design, featuring a flat front and steeply sloped rear roof. This is a very efficient design for post and beam construction.

Each Woodhouse Saltbox Home has:


**All square footage amounts listed are shown as “Gross Livable Square Footage.” “Gross Livable Square Feet” is defined as the combined floor area of all levels for the building structure, encompassing the perimeter of the exterior wall line, but not including space under a 5’0” height line, typically occurring at the second floor where roof lines intersect with floor lines. Any lower levels (basements), connectors, or garage areas are not included in our package price, but framing materials are available at an additional cost. Contact your Woodhouse® representative to learn more about our barn homes and barn home plans.**