Bungalow house plans Lagos Nigeria - Bungalows are the most popular building types in Lagos Nigeria. Consequently, bungalow plans have become the most popular building plans in the state.
By definition, a bungalow is a small ground floor apartment that has the same features and facilities as a regular flat but often occupying a section of a plot of land.
Many bungalow house plans are designed such that the bungalow is configured to seat on one end of the piece of land on which it is built so as to make provision for car park, gate house, and whatever other facility the home owner wishes to include.
The characteristics of bungalow buildings, and hence, bungalow house plans are:
1. It's a ground floor building
2. It has the features of a regular flat
3. It is often the only building in the land (sometimes includes a BQ or gate house) and
4. It is often built as a single flat for one tenant
Since bungalow buildings (and bungalow plans) are usually small, this building type has the same benefits as small houses (and small house plans).
To appreciate the bungalow house plans that I will share with you somewhere down this page, you need to understand the nature of bungalow buildings in Lagos Nigeria.
Bungalow buildings (and bungalow plans) come as . . .
A home owner can include as many rooms as he wishes in his bungalow building. That is his personal taste. But the very common bungalow sizes are 2 bedroom and 3 bedroom bungalows.
Some families sometimes request for 4 bedroom bungalow plans when the family size is enlarged by the presence of extended family members. This is understandable.
Remember that a bungalow is a small ground floor building that has become the most popular building type in Lagos Nigeria.
That popularity stems from the fact that most people in the country are low income earners. And since it is the desire of everyone to own a home of their own (including low income earners), these passionate Nigerians save tirelessly to be able to build a house.
What type of house?
A bungalow because that is what their income level can afford.
Folks who build bungalows that are as big as a 4 bedroom bungalow are usually not low income earners. They probably fall into the medium income bracket.
Generally, low income earners have really small budget. So they build really small bungalows.
The bungalow house plans I will share with you shortly reveals how small a bungalow can be and still be comfortable.
I will share with you three sample plans to give you a fair idea of the kind of creativity you can bring into developing your bungalow plans.
Of course, I don't expect you to draw your building plans yourself. But it's great to have a good idea of what you want. The home designer can then add his professional inputs to enhance the final design.
The sample bungalow building plans are for . . .
If you look closely, you will find that the more features or facilities you make provision for in the building plan, the more walls you will have to erect and the more expensive the building gets.
For example, 3 bedroom bungalow with 3 toilets and 3 baths will be more expensive to build than a one bedroom bungalow with 1 toilet and 1 bath.
In simple words . . . if your budget is low and you're compelled to build a bungalow, build something small and comfortable.
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