Brazos River Valley

IT'S TIME TO BUILD YOUR CUSTOM HOME IN THE COUNTRY

Texas Casual Cottages by Partners in Building checks every box on your priority list for building a custom home in the country.

  • Preparing your land to build
  • Roads and utilities
  • Designing your custom plan
  • All the home styles and designer selections you expect
  • A builder you can trust, and that will finish your home in less than a year

Texas Casual Cottages makes your decision easy. No surprises.

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SELECT A HOUSE STYLE TO BROWSE FLOOR PLANS

CUSTOM FARMHOUSES

From the $350s

CUSTOM RANCH HOMES

From the $500s

CUSTOM GUEST COTTAGES

From the $250s

Custom Farmhouse Plans

Priced from $367,950 w/o lot
15131
Sq. Ft: 1,777
Stories: 1.0
Bedrooms: 2
Full Baths: 2
Half Baths: 1
Priced from $375,950 w/o lot
15133
Sq. Ft: 1,864
Stories: 1.0
Bedrooms: 2
Full Baths: 2
Half Baths:0
Priced from $409,950 w/o lot
15130
Sq. Ft: 2,211
Stories: 1.0
Bedrooms: 2
Full Baths: 2
Half Baths:0
Priced from $391,950 w/o lot
15129
Sq. Ft: 2,261
Stories: 1.5
Bedrooms: 3
Full Baths: 3
Half Baths:0
Priced from $417,950 w/o lot
15139
Sq. Ft: 2,262
Stories: 1.0
Bedrooms: 3
Full Baths: 2
Half Baths:0
Priced from $444,950 w/o lot
15128
Sq. Ft: 2,450
Stories: 1.0
Bedrooms: 3
Full Baths: 3
Half Baths:0
Priced from $428,950 w/o lot
15137
Sq. Ft: 2,548
Stories: 1.5
Bedrooms: 3
Full Baths: 3
Half Baths: 1
Priced from $381,950 w/o lot
15138
Sq. Ft: 2,002
Stories: 1.0
Bedrooms: 3
Full Baths: 2
Half Baths:0
Priced from $447,950 w/o lot
15134
Sq. Ft: 2,988
Stories: 1.5
Bedrooms: 4
Full Baths: 4
Half Baths:0
Priced from $499,950 w/o lot
15135
Sq. Ft: 3,780
Stories: 1.0
Bedrooms: 4
Full Baths: 3
Half Baths:0
Priced from $499,950 w/o lot
15136
Sq. Ft: 3,780
Stories: 1.5
Bedrooms: 4
Full Baths: 4
Half Baths: 1
Priced from $521,950 w/o lot
15132
Sq. Ft: 3,949
Stories: 1.5
Bedrooms: 4
Full Baths: 4
Half Baths: 1

Custom Ranch House Plans

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15088
Sq. Ft: 4,771
Stories: 2.0
Bedrooms: 4
Full Baths: 4
Half Baths: 1
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15091
Sq. Ft: 3,706
Stories: 2.0
Bedrooms: 4
Full Baths: 3
Half Baths: 1
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15093
Sq. Ft: 3,847
Stories: 1.0
Bedrooms: 4
Full Baths: 4
Half Baths:0
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15125
Sq. Ft: 3,523
Stories: 1.0
Bedrooms: 3
Full Baths: 3
Half Baths: 1
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15087
Sq. Ft: 3,556
Stories: 2.0
Bedrooms: 4
Full Baths: 4
Half Baths:0
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15094
Sq. Ft: 3,926
Stories: 1.0
Bedrooms: 4
Full Baths: 4
Half Baths:0
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15092
Sq. Ft: 3,992
Stories: 2.0
Bedrooms: 4
Full Baths: 4
Half Baths: 1
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15095
Sq. Ft: 4,115
Stories: 1.0
Bedrooms: 4
Full Baths: 3
Half Baths: 1
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15121
Sq. Ft: 4,117
Stories: 1.5
Bedrooms: 4
Full Baths: 5
Half Baths:0
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15090
Sq. Ft: 4,910
Stories: 2.0
Bedrooms: 4
Full Baths: 4
Half Baths: 1

Custom Guest Living Plans

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15122
Sq. Ft: 2,570
Stories: 1.0
Bedrooms: 6
Full Baths: 3
Half Baths:0
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15126
Sq. Ft: 1,633
Stories: 1.0
Bedrooms: 4
Full Baths: 4
Half Baths:0
Interior Design & Style
  • 3.25” red oak sand and finish wood floors on crawl space homes or up to Level 2 Shaw wood floors on slab homes throughout the first floor (except bathroom)
  • Ceramic tile floors in bathroom
  • 1 x 6 pine shiplap walls in foyer, family room and kitchen
  • Sheetrock walls, ceilings w/ 4” crown molding and 1 x 6 base boards in all other rooms
  • Pine wood door casing and baseboards where needed
  • Eight foot glass and fiberglass exterior doors with choice of paint
  • Eight foot solid core interior doors on first floor and 6’ 8” solid core doors on second floor
  • Oil rubbed bronze or brushed nickel exterior and interior door knobs and hardware
  • Stain-resistant carpet up to Level 1 with standard 1/2” 5 lb padding on stairs with solid oak starter stair tread
  • 42” wood burning fireplace with matching stone surround and rustic wood mantle
  • Stain-resistant carpet up to Level 1 with standard 1/2” 5 lb padding on second floor
  • Sherwin Williams 2-color interior paint arrangement (ceilings/walls and trim)
  • Five-blade ceiling fans with light kits in family room, gameroom and all bedrooms
  • Sheetrock outside corners are square
  • Decor rocker switches throughout home
Kitchen Design & Styling
  • Custom raised panel maple, beech, oak or poplar cabinetry w/ choice of stain and door style
  • 3 cm granite countertops up to level 1 with a full bullnose edge
  • White drop-in “Aransas” tub with tile tub deck from standard selections
  • Separate custom master showers w/ oil rubbed bronze or brushed nickel shower enclosure
  • Separate dual granite vanities with undermount vanity bowls and knee space (per plan)
  • Moen oil rubbed bronze or brushed nickel plumbing fixtures with 4” spreads
  • Elongated toilet
  • Oil rubbed bronze or brushed nickel hardware
  • Elegant framed mirrors
Appliances
  • GE Profile glass top electric range and convection oven
  • GE Profile microwave
  • GE Profile dishwasher
  • Available in black, white or stainless steel
  • High-capacity food disposal
Master Bath Design
  • Custom raised panel maple, beech, oak or poplar cabinetry w/ choice of stain and door style
  • 3 cm granite countertops up to level 1 with a full bullnose edge
  • White drop-in “Aransas” tub with tile tub deck from standard selections
  • Separate custom master showers w/ oil rubbed bronze or brushed nickel shower enclosure
  • Separate dual granite vanities with undermount vanity bowls and knee space (per plan)
  • Moen oil rubbed bronze or brushed nickel plumbing fixtures with 4” spreads
  • Elongated toilet
  • Oil rubbed bronze or brushed nickel hardware
  • Elegant framed mirrors
Powder and Secondary Baths
  • Ceramic tile flooring in secondary baths from standard selections
  • Ceramic tile tub and shower surrounds in secondary baths from standard selections
  • 3 cm granite countertops with full bullnose edge in powder room (per plan) and secondary baths, up to level 1
  • Moen oil rubbed bronze or brushed nickel plumbing fixtures with 4” spreads in powder room (per plan)
  • Moen oil rubbed bronze or brushed nickel plumbing fixtures in secondary baths
  • Custom raised panel maple, beech, oak or poplar cabinetry w/ choice of stain and door style
  • Undermount china bowl sinks in secondary baths
  • Elongated toilets in all baths
  • Elegant framed mirrors
Energy Features
  • Environments for Living “Platinum” building partner
  • Double pane Low-E3 vinyl, insulated windows with choice of frame color
  • Tech Shield 7/16” OSB radiant barrier roof decking
  • R-15 “Bib” insulation in exterior walls
  • R-30 blown-in insulation in flat ceilings
  • R-22 batt insulation in sloped ceilings
  • R-19 batt insulation in raise floors
  • Lennox 16 SEER high-efficiency HVAC system with heat pump system with electric heat back-up or propane gas furnace with electronic ignition, a variable speed blower, and 2-stage compressor
  • Equalization ducts installed in all bedrooms
  • Foil backed ductwork with R-6 insulation
  • Mastic sealed ductwork (reduces attic air leaks by 60%)
  • Poly sealed base plates, exterior doors, windows, plumbing and wires to the attic
  • Fresh-air blending system for improved air quality
  • Honeywell high-performance whole house media filters
  • Lennox programmable digital thermostats
Audio/Video
  • Cable TV RG-6 outlets in all bedrooms, family room, study and gameroom
  • CAT – 5 telephone outlets in all bedrooms, kitchen and study
  • Opportunity to meet with low voltage experts for additional house wiring features
Safety & Engineering
  • 1-keypad alarm system with contacts on all operating windows and doors
  • Attic siren and motion detector in family room
  • Electric smoke detectors with battery backup and integrated carbon monoxide detectors installed in all bedrooms and hallways
  • Raised floor engineered foundation on twelve foot bell bottom piers
  • Insulated water pipes in outside walls
  • Copper electrical wiring in home
  • 3/4” LP Top Notch subfloor that is nailed, glued and screwed
  • Exterior GFI electrical circuits
  • CPVC Flow Guard gold interior plumbing lines
  • All stud walls are 16” on center
  • Third-party inspections for quality construction to meet highest standards
  • 1-year limited warranty by Partners in Building plus 10-Year warranty through Home of Texas Limited Warranty
Exterior Design & Styling
  • Hardi fiber cement fiberboard siding, fascia & soffit with 50-year manufacturer’s warranty. Termite and fire resistant
  • High Pitched 24 gauge R channel metal roof
  • Illuminated doorbell button
  • Hill country stone skirting along crawl space foundation
  • Treated wood decks on crawl space homes or finished concrete porches on slab homes
  • 1 x 6 wood ceilings painted to match exterior trim color
  • 2 exterior hose bibs
  • Full wrap gutters on all horizontal eaves on the 1st floor
New Construction
  • Design consultation with Interior Designer for interior and exterior home selections
  • Design consultation with house designer
  • Plan meeting consultation
  • Pre-construction meeting
  • Unlimited direct access to your building superintendent during construction process
Home Design
  • Coordinate any choice of elevation style with interior design and selections
  • Extensive selection of stone, stucco and brick exterior materials to accomplish desired elevation style (per plan)
  • 8 scheduled plan and construction meetings combined with direct access to builder throughout construction process
Exterior Design
  • Premium kiln-fired brick offers lower maintenance and high value
  • Hardi termite and fire resistant 7 1/4” reveal fiber-cement fiberboard siding (per plan), fascia & soffit with 50-year manufacturer's warranty
  • 24 Gauge, 1.5” standing seam metal roof with striated panels
  • Wayne Dalton 9100 Series insulated, raised panel garage door(s) with one belt-drive door opener and 2 transmitters per door
  • Attached garages are sheetrocked and painted (interior)
  • Brick front porch floor to match the home’s exterior or choice of 3 slate selections with stone or stucco elevations
  • Illuminated doorbell button
  • Whole home gutter system
  • 3 exterior hose bibs
  • 600 sq. ft. flatwork allowance
Interior Design
  • Choice of 30 ceramic tile or 5 engineered wood floor selections in the entry and dining room
  • 10’ ceilings on first floor and 9’ ceilings on second floor (per plan)
  • Choice of 36 selections of 8’ solid mahogany front door with leaded glass insets in 4 stain options
  • Painted, raised panel interior doors throughout home (per plan)
  • Oil-rubbed bronze, brushed nickel or chrome exterior and interior door fixtures and hardware in knob or lever styles.
  • Solid oak stair handrails in 20 hand-stained options with choice of 4 wrought iron spindles selections (per plan)
  • Solid oak stained starter stair tread
  • 36” wood burning fireplace with cedar wood mantel
  • Rounded sheetrock outside corners (except window returns)
  • Choice of 16 stain-resistant carpet selections with 1/2” 5 lb padding
  • Oversized 8” baseboards on first floor and 6” baseboards on second floor (per plan)
  • Sherwin Williams interior paint with choice of 14 interior and 3 trim colors
  • Up to 3 ceiling fans in choice of rooms
  • All bedrooms blocked & wired (with switch) for ceiling fan
  • Decora rocker switches throughout home
  • Choice of 3 interior wall texture selections
Kitchen Design
  • Choice of 18 cabinet selections with 42” uppers, Euro “hidden” hinges, adjustable shelves, and crown moulding
  • Choice of 12 cabinet stain colors
  • Cabinet drawers have full-extension drawer guides
  • LED disk lighting (per plan)
  • Under cabinet lighting in kitchen and bulter’s pantry (per plan)
  • Choice of 14 selections of 3 cm granite countertops in 4 edge styles (extensive selection of upgrades available)
  • Choice of 30 ceramic tile backsplash selections laid straight
  • Choice of 3 undermount stainless steel sink selections with Moen® Arbor faucet in oil-rubbed bronze, stainless steel or chrome finish
  • Choice of 30 ceramic tile flooring selections in kitchen, breakfast area and utility room
  • Walk-in pantry (per plan)
  • GFI wiring for added protection
Appliances
  • Kitchen Aid stainless steel appliance package:
    • Kitchen Aid built-in 30” double oven
    • Kitchen Aid built-in gas 36" cooktop
    • Kitchen Aid dishwasher
    • Kitchen Aid built-in microwave
  • High-capacity food disposal
Audio/Video
  • 2-RG6 cable and 2-CAT 5e multimedia outlets in family room, gameroom, media room and master bedroom
  • 1-RG6 cable and 1-CAT 5e multimedia outlets in kitchen
  • 1-RG6 cable and 2-CAT 5e multimedia outlets in study
  • 5 telephone and 3 additional cable outlets
Master Bath Design
  • Choice of 30 ceramic tile flooring selections
  • Choice of 18 cabinet selections with 12 stain color options
  • Choice of 14 selections of 3 cm granite countertops in 4 edge styles
  • Separate dual vanities with undermount round or square vanity bowls and knee space (per plan)
  • White 6’ “drop-in” tub with whirlpool system and choice of 30 ceramic tile surround selections
  • Oil-rubbed bronze, brushed nickel or chrome shower enclosure
  • Walk-in shower with marble tile floor (per plan)
  • Moen® oil-rubbed bronze, brushed nickel or chrome plumbing fixtures with 4” spreads
  • Vanity mirror up to 8’ above finished floor
  • Elongated toilets in all baths
  • Medicine cabinets (per plan)
Powder and Secondary Baths
  • Choice of 30 ceramic tile flooring selections in powder room and secondary baths
  • Choice of 30 ceramic tile tub and shower surrounds selections in secondary baths
  • Choice of 14 selections of 3 cm granite countertops in 4 edge styles in powder room (per plan) and secondary baths
  • Moen® oil-rubbed bronze, brushed nickel or chrome plumbing fixtures with 4” spreads in powder room (per plan) and secondary baths
  • Choice of 18 cabinet selections with 12 stain color options in  powder room (per plan) and secondary baths (extensive selection of upgrades available)
  • Undermount round or square vanity bowl in powder room (per plan) and secondary baths
  • Elongated toilets in all baths
  • 5’ white porcelain steel tubs in secondary baths
  • Medicine cabinets in secondary baths (per plan)
Energy Efficiency
  • Environments For Living® Platinum building partner
  • Double pane Low-E3 insulated windows with vinyl frames available in 3 colors
  • Tech-Shield 7/16” OSB radiant barrier roof decking
  • Energy saving Blown in Blanket Insulation System (BIBS)
  • R-15 blown insulation in exterior walls
  • R-30 blown insulation in flat ceilings
  • R-22 insulation at rafters and sloped ceilings
  • Lennox 16 SEER high-efficiency HVAC system including propane gas furnace with electronic ignition, a variable speed blower, and 2-stage compressor
  • Foil backed ductwork with R-6 insulation
  • Reduced air leaks with caulk at base plate on exterior walls (first floor only) and polysealed windows and doors
  • Passive attic ventilation system with continuous soffit, ridge and airhawk vents
  • Blower-Door and Duct-Blower energy efficiency tests on every home
  • Minimum of 2 water heaters
  • Efficient LED lighting except decorative fixtures
  • Fresh-air blending system for improved air quality
  • Propane gas plumbed at fireplace, cooktop, dryer, furnace and water heaters
  • Lennox programmable digital thermostats
Construction Science
  • 2-keypad alarm system with contacts on all operating windows and doors (excluding detached garages)
  • Attic siren and 1 motion detector in family room
  • Electric smoke detectors with battery backup and integrated carbon monoixde detectors in all bedrooms and adjacent hallways
  • Post tension cable foundation is individually designed for each site by a structural engineer
  • Each plan is engineered to exceed minimum wind requirements
  • Anchor bolts installed on all exterior walls
  • Insulated water pipes in outside walls
  • Copper electrical wiring throughout home
  • 3/4” Thick CP Top Notch subfloor that is nailed, glued and screwed
  • Exterior GFI electrical circuits
  • All 16” on center stud walls
  • Third-party construction quality inspections
  • External water penetration testing
  • Partners in Building 1-year limited warranty, and Homes of Texas 10-Year limited warranty
Interior Design & Styling
  • Luxury vinyl plank floors throughout the first floor (except bathroom)
  • Ceramic tile or luxury vinyl plank floors in bathroom
  • Sheetrock walls, ceilings w/ 4” crown molding and 1 x 6 base boards in all other rooms
  • Pine wood door casing and baseboards where needed
  • Eight foot glass and fiberglass exterior doors with choice of paint
  • Eight foot interior doors on first floor and 6’ 8” doors on second floor
  • Oil rubbed bronze or brushed nickel exterior and interior door knobs and hardware
  • Sherwin Williams 2-color interior paint arrangement (ceilings/walls and trim)
  • Five-blade ceiling fans with light kits in family room and all bedrooms
  • Sheetrock outside corners are square
  • Decor rocker switches throughout home
Kitchen Design & Styling
  • Custom raised panel maple, beech, oak or poplar cabinetry with 42” uppers, Euro “hidden” hinges, adjustable shelves, and crown molding w/ choice of stain and door style
  • Cabinet drawers have a full plywood box and full-extension drawer guides
  • Choice of sophisticated cabinet stain colors
  • Large white farmhouse style sink
  • Recessed can lighting (per plan)
  • 3 cm granite countertops up to level 1, with a full bullnose edge and a 12”x12” standard ceramic tile backsplash
  • Large walk-in pantry (per plan)
  • GFI wiring for added protection
  • Elegant Moen Brantford single lever, pull out sprayer
Appliances
  • GE Profile glass top electric range and convection oven (per plan)
  • GE Profile microwave (per plan)
  • GE Profile dishwasher (per plan)
  • Available in black, white, or stainless steel
  • High-capacity food disposal
Master Bath Design
  • Custom raised panel maple, beech, oak or poplar cabinetry w/ choice of stain and door style
  • 3 cm granite countertops up to level 1 with a full bullnose edge
  • Separate custom master showers w/ oil rubbed bronze or brushed nickel shower enclosure
  • Separate dual granite vanities with undermount vanity bowls (per plan)
  • Moen oil rubbed bronze or brushed nickel plumbing fixtures with 4” spreads
  • Elongated toilet
  • Oil rubbed bronze or brushed nickel hardware
  • Elegant framed mirrors
Secondary Baths
  • Ceramic tile or luxury vinyl plank flooring in secondary baths from standard selections
  • Ceramic tile tub and shower surrounds in secondary baths from standard selections
  • 3 cm granite countertops with full bullnose edge in secondary baths, up to level 1
  • Moen oil rubbed bronze or brushed nickel plumbing fixtures with 4” spreads in secondary baths
  • Custom raised panel maple, beech, oak or poplar cabinetry w/ choice of stain and door style
  • Undermount china bowl sinks in secondary baths
  • Elongated toilets in all baths
  • Elegant framed mirrors
Energy Features
  • Environments for Living “Platinum” building partner
  • Double pane Low-E3 vinyl, insulated windows with choice of frame color
  • Tech Shield 7/16” OSB radiant barrier roof decking
  • R-15 “Bib” insulation in exterior walls
  • R-30 blown-in insulation in flat ceilings
  • R-22 batt insulation in sloped ceilings
  • R-19 batt insulation in raise floors
  • Lennox 16 SEER high-efficiency HVAC system with heat pump system with electric heat back-up or propane gas furnace with electronic ignition, a variable speed blower, and 2-stage compressor
  • Equalization ducts installed in all bedrooms
  • Foil backed ductwork with R-6 insulation
  • Mastic sealed ductwork (reduces attic air leaks by 60%)
  • Poly sealed base plates, exterior doors, windows, plumbing and wires to the attic
  • Fresh-air blending system for improved air quality
  • Honeywell high-performance whole house media filters
  • Lennox programmable digital thermostats
Audio/Video
  • Cable TV RG-6 outlets in all bedrooms, family room, study and gameroom
  • CAT – 5 telephone outlets in all bedrooms, kitchen and study
  • Opportunity to meet with low voltage experts for additional house wiring features
Safety & Engineering
  • 1-keypad alarm system with contacts on all operating windows and doors
  • Attic siren and motion detector in family room
  • Electric smoke detectors with battery backup and integrated carbon monoxide detectors installed in all bedrooms and hallways
  • Insulated water pipes in outside walls
  • Copper electrical wiring in home
  • Exterior GFI electrical circuits
  • CPVC Flow Guard gold interior plumbing lines
  • All stud walls are 16” on center
  • Third-party inspections for quality construction to meet highest standards
  • 1-year limited warranty by Partners in Building plus 10-Year warranty through Home of Texas Limited Warranty
Exterior Design & Styling
  • Hardi fiber cement fiberboard siding, fascia & soffit with 50-year manufacturer’s warranty. Termite and fire resistant
  • Premium GAF dimensional shingles with lifetime warranty, installed over 15# felt
  • Illuminated doorbell button
  • Finished concrete porches on slab homes
  • Hardi ceilings painted to match exterior trim color
  • 2 exterior hose bibs
  • Full wrap gutters on all horizontal eaves on the 1st floor
New Construction
  • Design consultation with Interior Designer for interior and exterior home selections
  • Design consultation with house designer
  • Plan meeting consultation
  • Pre-construction meeting
  • Unlimited direct access to your building superintendent during construction process

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