Take a look at the 6 best farmhouse floor plans for entertaining guests outside

Love your friends and family, and the outdoors? Can’t get enough of those weekend cookouts? Then you’ll want to focus on floor plans with courtyards, outdoor living spaces and other outdoor features like pools. Getting a more customized outdoor space is a great reason to build your own home.
If you love the outdoors, you’ll want to check out the farmhouse floor plans below. These plans have spacious courtyards and other outdoor spaces, some with amenities like pools, spas and outdoor living rooms. Perfect for the outdoor socialite, or even if you just want to have that space all to yourself.
1. Yellow Wide Porch Farmhouse by Dream Home Source
This floor plan’s like a resort right at home. It has an outdoor pool and spa area that sits in an enclosed courtyard between bedrooms, a gathering room and a fireside library. A generous deck space surrounds the pool for easy entertaining. This home has four bedrooms and three and a half bathrooms.
2. Columned Yellow Farmhouse by Dream Home Source
This home also has a spacious pool and spa area. It’s surrounded by generous patio space that makes it great for entertaining, as well. This home has three bedrooms and two bathrooms.
3. Red and White Classic Farmhouse by Breland & Farmer Designers
Here’s a smaller home that has some cozy segmented outdoor spaces for different groups of people. A courtyard sits near the bottom of the plan, while a small porch sits on the other end of the home. Then there is the large wraparound porch. This home has three bedrooms and two bathrooms.
4. Cozy Brown Farmhouse by Frank Betz Associates
This cute little home has a cozy outdoor living room tucked right behind the garage. Add the full-length covered porch at the front of the house, and there’s plenty of outdoor usability. This home has three bedrooms and two and a half bathrooms.
5. Low Country Farmhouse by Breland & Farmer Designers
This home has a number of outdoor living spaces going for it. There are three different porch areas. And a brick-paved courtyard sits between the garage and the main home. This home has five bedrooms and two bathrooms.
6. Tiled Farmhouse by Larry Garnett
This home has a tucked-in courtyard area between the breakfast area, living room and gallery. The home also boasts a porch in the back and a veranda in the front of the home. This home has three bedrooms and four and a half bathrooms.
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