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What is a Barndominium? 4 Stunning Examples with Pictures

You may have seen the words “barndominium,” “barndo,” and “shophouse” floating around on the internet. Maybe it’s your first time seeing these words and you’re not sure what they’re referring to. Hearing the word “barndominium,” you may think it’s a barn house and you’re not completely wrong. Below you’ll find some examples of barndominium floor plans with pictures.


Black barndominium style house plan with 3 car garage and breezeway

The BM2500 quickly became America’s favorite barndominium and it’s easy to see why. This plan exemplifies the meaning of a barndominium, from the barn doors to the large, open spaces. The 3 car garage and elegant breezeway only add to the appeal of the home. This floor plan has much more to offer inside as well.

The interior boasts high ceilings in the great room and offers plenty of living space. This 3 bedroom, 3 bathroom barndo is a dream for everyone. The great room offers a spacious living room with a fireplace, as well as plenty of space for a dining room. The large kitchen has an island, plenty of counter space, and a pantry.

The master suite is on the left side of the first floor, complete with a large master bathroom and walk-in closet. On the right side of the main floor is a bedroom, bathroom, laundry room, mud room, and mechanical room. A covered porch and patio are on the back side of the house with access through a hallway, the kitchen, and the master bedroom.

The mudroom leads out to the breezeway leading into the 3 car garage. The breezeway is perfect for benches to be used as seating and storage, decluttering the mud room and the rest of the house. The mud room could easily fit bins and coat racks that would keep your home organized.

The second floor of this barndominium floor plan has a loft and balcony space as well as a large bedroom and full bathroom. The second floor of the garage has a large bonus room and full bathroom that is act as added living quarters. This would be the perfect space to use as a guest room or an office.


black barndominium with 3 car garage, wraparound porch, and mountains in the background

This has become the most popular barndominium floor plan on the market. The exterior is elegant and dreamy, and this barndominium’s interior is spacious and great for entertaining. It’s easy to see why everyone has fallen in love with this home plan.

This barndominium features a wraparound porch and 3 car garage with a breezeway. The garage has a bonus room and full bathroom on the second level. This bonus room is perfect for guests or to be used as an office.

The first floor of this floor plan has a large great room that can easily accommodate a living room and dining room. The kitchen includes an island, ample counter space for cooking, and a large pantry. A hallway leads down to a powder room, the laundry/mud room, and the master suite.

barndominium floor plan first floor layout details

The master suite is spacious with his and her closets. A hallway within the bedroom leads past the closets to the large master bathroom. The bathroom has double vanities, a water closet, a large shower, and a bathtub.

The second floor has 4 bedrooms and a theater room, as well as 2 Jack and Jill bathrooms and a loft space. This is the perfect space for children and guests, especially with the theater room. The theater room can be used as titled, or it could be turned into a gaming room. The room truly offers a breadth of purposes that are sure to capitalize on the space.



white barndominium house with wraparound porch and 3-car garage

This is the barndomium/shophouse that took the internet by storm and showed just how elegant barndominiums and shophouses can be. This shophouse has a massive shop and a breathtaking wraparound porch. With 4 bedrooms and 3 and a half baths, this barndo has space for everyone.

The great room of this home has vaulted ceiling and a fireplace with a dining room off to the back. The open concept floor plan allows seamless transition between the dining room, the great room, and the massive kitchen. The kitchen has a plenty of counter space, a sizeable pantry, and a large island perfect for entertaining.

The master suite has a large bedroom that has French doors leading out onto the wraparound porch. The master bathroom offers double vanities, a water closet, and a large shower and bathtub. The bathroom leads into a generous walk-in closet that will easily house your wardrobe without worrying about space.

Barndominium 5550-S First floor plan

The laundry room, powder room, and mechanical room can be accessed from a hallway the leads from the kitchen to the garage. A set of stairs just past the kitchen leads up to the second floor. A kid’s loft is at the top of the stairs, overlooking the great room. 3 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms are on this floor, making it the perfect space for kids.

The highlight of this barndominium is the shop. The garage/shop has over 2000 sq. ft., making this the ultimate shophouse. The BM5550 changed the way people view both barndominiums and shophouses, showing an elegant, dreamy side to them.


white barndominium with a wrap-around porch

This barndominium is inspired by farmhouse styles and appears just as dreamy. The wraparound porch and white siding add to the elegant aesthetic of this floor plan. The barndominium interior is just as dreamy.

The great room houses a living room and dining room, with open sightline to the kitchen. A large island sits in the middle of the kitchen, perfect for entertaining. Expansive counter space and a large pantry make this kitchen a chef’s dream.

Down a hallway past the kitchen is a powder room, laundry room, mud room, and the master suite. The master suite has his and her closets and a large master bath. The master bath is complete with double vanities, a water closet, large shower, and a bathtub.

On the second floor, you’ll find 3 bedrooms, the mechanical room, and 2 bathrooms. A sizeable loft and living space ties the second floor together nicely. The second story is ideal for children and guests, giving parents reprieve on the first floor.

great room with fireplace and loft overhead

While many people might not be interested in barn house plans, after looking at barndominiums you may feel differently. Seeing some barndominium interior ideas can truly make you appreciate barndos and their overall aesthetic. Whether you choose to build them as pole barns, metal buildings, or conventional stick, these homes are sure to impress you and guests alike.

Brianna Euler
Brianna Euler
From a young age, Brianna has had an interest in reading, writing, and nature. When she isn't researching or writing for her own enjoyment, she enjoys hiking, reading, and spending time with her two dogs.
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