Thinking of building a waterfront home? Cool! Come check out out collection of beach house plan designs (also called "coastal house plans"). Beach house plans are all about taking in the outdoors. They often feature chic outdoor living spaces, such as roomy wraparound porches, sun decks, verandas, and more so as to take advantage of waterfront views and perfect weather. For an extra dose of luxury, select a coastal house plan that sports a private master balcony or an outdoor kitchen. Many beach house plans are also designed with the main floor raised off the ground -- to allow waves or floodwater to pass under the house. Beach floor plans range in style from Traditional to Modern. As for size, you'll discover quaint beach cottages, towering waterfront mansions, and everything in between in the collection below.