The Andalusian-style Alvear House Plan, might also be called Mediterranean, or even Mission with a hint of Art Deco. Smooth stucco walls contrast with the earthy, barrel tile roofs and make a bold exterior statement. The stone and iron accents add a decorative and historical authenticity to this whimsical yet stately style. Thick white columns are intricately carved around the front door and window. A gable accent over the garage connects with a stone-crafted relief, making an artistic statement.
The Foyer presents views to the rear of the home and is complete with a coat closet.
A Great Room plan for the “footprint conscience” homeowner. Not short of amenities, this home is filled with up-grades such as 10-foot ceilings and generous Guest Bedrooms. The Kitchen is complete with a snack-bar island and convenient walk-in Pantry. Not to mention, groceries are just a short trip from the garage door.
Andalusian Style Family Living
Additional features of the Alvear include a large covered Lanai which opens completely to the Great Room. Tray ceilings define the Dining area from the Great Room, while many windows allow lots of natural light. The Master Suite is secluded to the rear of the home, with it’s own private entry and lighted niche. A comfortable Master Bath with all the amenities includes a large walk-in closet and private access to the covered Lanai.
The two Guest Bedrooms are at the front of the home and share a single bath. The Utility Room offers a sink, pocket door and garage door access.
Designed into the Alvear House Plan, are exclusive energy-saving techniques. When built to these specs, it can result in a 50% savings when compared to other new homes, 60-70% when compared to older homes.