dream homes

The designs below reflect our Benchmark Features, but this gallery is by no means a definitive catalog of what we can do. Partnering with us means you have the freedom to build your home, your way. If you’d like, you can start with one of our plans and modify it to your individual tastes, or we can collaborate on a design from scratch — starting with a blank sheet of paper, and filling it with everything you’ve ever wanted in a home of your own.

Dreambuilder 22: Design/Build Project
14309 Cottage Lake Rd, Jacksonville

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4 or 5 bedrooms, 5 1/2 baths
3826 sq. ft.

  • Our newest custom home in Pablo Creek Reserve on a beautiful lakefront homesite
  • Designed in collaboration with well-known local home designer Kevin Gray
  • This Spanish Colonial design features authentic details such as recessed casement windows, clay gable ‘vents’ and a ‘whitewashed’ exterior
  • The foyer features a iron staircase and two-story ceiling of stained wood
  • The large great room includes a coffered ceiling and gas fireplace
  • Formal dining is linked to kitchen via a butler’s pantry
  • Unique barrel vault ceilings are featured in the kitchen and master bath
  • A first floor flex room can be used as a guest suite, study or game room
  • Three bedrooms, each with its own bath, fill out the second floor
  • The three car garage offers plenty of room for storage
  • Dreambuilder’s finish package includes hardwood floors, semi-custom cabinetry, quartz countertops and Thermador appliances as well as
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Dreambuilder 21: Design/Build Project
5128 Commissioners Dr, Jacksonville

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3 or 4 bedrooms, 4 1/2 baths
3120 sq. ft.

  • Our latest custom home project in prestigious Pablo Creek Reserve
  • Designed in a contemporary French style, the exterior features a hipped roof with portico, arched windows and iron detailing
  • Dramatic two-story foyer greets the visitor with tradition and elegance
  • First floor study can also be used as a fourth bedroom, with direct access to a full bath
  • Large master suite features porch access, dressing room and large bathroom with freestanding tub
  • Great room, kitchen and morning room create a large entertainment space, with 11′ recessed ceilings, fireplace and pocket sliders to the porch
  • Kitchen features custom cabinetry, wet bar, butlers pantry and a large 9′ long California island
  • Upstairs, two bedroom suites, each with its own bath, round out the home
  • In addition to Dreambuilder’s typical features, we added Thermador appliances, exotic granite countertops, mouldings throughout the home, marble tiling and LED lighting
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Dreambuilder 18: Design/Build Project
5208 Commissioners Dr, Jacksonville

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5 bedrooms, 4 baths
3455 sq. ft.

  • Beautiful farmhouse located in the prestigous gated community of Pablo Creek Reserve
  • Authentic farmhouse details include a wrap-around porch, open rafters at the eaves, and a combination of lap and board & batten siding
  • First floor guest suite provides a private retreat for guests
  • Great room, dining room and media room provide plenty of space for entertaining
  • Semi-custom cabinetry in the kitchen with California island is complemented by GE Cafe appliances
  • Interior details include two clawfoot tubs, rustic beams and a tin ceiling in the kitchen
  • Plenty of storage includes built-ins throughout the home and direct attic storage over the garage
  • Dreambuilder’s typical features are all included, such as hardwood floors, energy-saving windows and insulation, and Kohler plumbing fixtures
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Dreambuilder 17: Design/Build Project
2701 Ocean Dr S, Jacksonville Beach

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4 bedrooms, 3 baths
3452 sq. ft.

  • Custom-designed three-story oceanfront home
  • 25′ long auger pile foundation
  • Engineering to withstand coastal windloads
  • Contemporary cottage styling includes shake and board & batten siding and shingle and standing seam metal roofing
  • Virtually all rooms have ocean views, with commanding 180 degree views from upper floors
  • Energy efficient features include spray foam insulation, ultra low-e impact resistant windows, and 16 SEER HVAC systems
  • Large three car garage has plenty of room for storage
  • Dramatic three-story stairwell
  • The first floor contains open great room with reclaimed beams, kitchen and dining room, along with a private guest suite
  • The second floor is the children’s floor, with two bedrooms and a game room
  • The third floor is a grand master suite with luxurious bath and large walk-in closet
  • Three balconies, one on each level
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Dreambuilder 16: Design/Build Project
212 39th Ave S, Jacksonville Beach

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3 or 4 bedrooms, 3 baths
2690 sq. ft.

  • The second of two new custom homes in Avalon in South Jacksonville Beach — see our Avalon page for more information
  • This casual beach cottage includes expansive front and back porches, shingle-siding details and a gabled facade
  • First floor study can also be used as a fourth bedroom, with direct access to a full bath
  • Open floor plan includes a great room with media built-ins and a dining room with creative ceiling treatment
  • Vaulted, two-story kitchen features a wrap-around staircase with cabinets tucked underneath, a California island and a walk-in pantry
  • Upstairs, two secondary bedrooms are in the front of the home, while the master suite is privately tucked in the rear
  • Several features were customized for the client, including custom-designed built-ins, custom tile and custom ceiling treatments
  • Dreambuilder’s typical features are found throughout the home, including hardwood floors, solid surface countertops, energy-saving features and Kohler plumbing fixtures
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Dreambuilder 15: Design/Build Project
206 39th Ave S, Jacksonville Beach

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4 bedrooms, 3 1/2 baths
3082 sq. ft.

  • The first of two new custom homes available in Avalon in South Jacksonville Beach — see our Avalon page for more information
  • This Shingle-style home evokes images of Cape Cod and the New England coast, with a combination of stone, lap siding and shakes on the exterior
  • Loads of windows, many with transoms, bring loads of light into the home
  • A dramatic two-story dining room and a tower study are unique spaces
  • Storage solutions abound, from the laundry room, family entance, great room and butler’s pantry
  • A large kitchen with island leads to the dining room via a butler’s pantry and a large, walk-in pantry
  • Energy efficient features, hardwood floors, high-end cabinetry with solid surface countertops and Kohler plumbing fixtures are just a few of the luxury features in the home
  • See a summary of the luxury features included here
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Dreambuilder 11: Design/Build Project
3431 Mourning Dove Lane, Jacksonville Beach

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4 bedrooms, 2 1/2 baths
2347 sq. ft.

  • A new custom home available for sale in The Sanctuary, Jacksonville Beach’s only gated community — find out more on our special Sanctuary page
  • A cottage-style exterior brings depth, texture and interest with a combination of stone, lap siding, board-and-batten detailing and a double-entry garage
  • The two-story foyer and great room bring drama to the home, and a clever dormer brightens up the space
  • A large kitchen with island leads to the dining room via a butler’s pantry and a large, walk-in pantry
  • Private first floor master suite features arched windows and recessed ceiling
  • Three bedrooms upstairs share a large bath
  • Additional features include energy efficient windows and HVAC systems, built-in family storage near the garage entrance, and a large laundry room with walk-in closet
  • No entry-level finishes here — see everything that’s included on our Features sheet
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Dreambuilder 10: Design/Build Project
1800 Mourning Dove Lane, Jacksonville Beach

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4 or 5 bedrooms, 3 baths
2617 sq. ft.

  • A new custom home available for sale in The Sanctuary, Jacksonville Beach’s only gated community — find out more on our special Sanctuary page
  • A Key West-style exterior blends in with the style of other homes in the neighborhood, with a tower, open rafters, and a combination of stucco, lap and shingle siding
  • A dramatic entry includes both a foyer with recessed ceiling and a two-story stairhall
  • A large family room opens up to the dining room, kitchen, breakfast room and covered porch, making the home ideal for entertaining
  • A study and private guest suite finish out the first floor
  • Upstairs, the master suite commands views of the lake
  • Two other bedrooms and a loft that can be converted into a fifth bedroom make for a versatile floorplan
  • Additional features include energy efficient windows and HVAC systems, built-in family storage near the garage entrance, and a large laundry room with cabinetry and sink
  • No entry-level finishes here — see everything’s that included on our Features sheet
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Dreambuilder Seven: Portfolio Plan

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3 bedrooms, 2 baths
1898 sq. ft.

  • Proves that small custom homes are not only possible but superior to comparably sized product from the production builders
  • Nearly 1900 SF feels larger due to oversized rooms, including 24 x 14 great room, 16 x16 master bedroom and 12 x12 secondary bedrooms
  • Large central spaces, including a demonstration kitchen, large covered porch and unique inglenook, create lots of room for entertaining
  • Showplace kitchen features wall oven with seperate cooktop, island with breakfast bar, separate pantry and over 30 feet of counterspace
  • Three beautiful elevations demonstrate the possibilies of designing a unique facade for the home
  • Courtyard entry garage de-emphasizes the door
  • Best of all, this home can be had for under $275,000 — including standard features most other builders consider options such as wood flooring, solid surface countertops, stainless appliances and energy efficient features

Dreambuilder Four: Build Project
2950 Magnolia Rd, Orange Park

4 or 5 bedrooms, 3 1/2 baths
4230 sq. ft. (including 940 sq. ft. bonus room)

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  • Exterior detailing creates beautiful first impression on home designed for a narrow, deep lot
  • Dining room’s dramatic two-story coffered ceiling with grand staircase makes for impressive entry
  • Open floorplan makes entertaining ideal; covered porch with summer kitchen brings the outdoors in
  • Large kitchen with island and built-in appliances is a chef’s dream
  • Private master suite provides plenty of room for sitting area along with large walk-in closet and bath retreat
  • Three or four bedrooms, two additional baths and generous closet space create a roomy and functional second floor
  • Built-in technology center on second floor provides kids with quiet homework space
  • Large bonus room over three-car garage was finished, offering tremendous flexibility
  • “Family foyer” off garage provides built-in storage and access to large laundry room
  • Designed by Pyramid Custom Home Designs in Jacksonville, Florida
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Dreambuilder Three: Portfolio Plan

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4 or 5 bedrooms, 4 1/2 baths
3408 sq. ft.

  • Tuscan architecture with stone exterior and iron gating
  • Dramatic courtyard with European style landscaping
  • Vast open air spaces with casual elegance designed for entertaining
  • Vaulted great room with integrated media space, cozy fireplace and outdoor access
  • Bright kitchen with large island and breakfast area
  • Dining room with barrel vaulted ceiling and decorative columns
  • Luxury master suite with sitting area, spa bath and patio access
  • Private study with coffered ceiling
  • “Family foyer” off garage provides ample storage
  • Generously sized laundry/craft room
  • Upstairs, built-in bookcases and desk provide study space for children
  • Expansive gameroom can be converted into a fifth bedroom
  • Third car garage can be converted into guest suite, private office or exercise room

 

Dreambuilder Two: Design Project
11752 Hidden Hills Dr S, Jacksonville

4 bedrooms, 4 1/2 baths
2679 sq. ft.

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  • Expansive front and rear porches for entertaining and relaxing
  • Elegant architectural touches throughout, including tray ceilings, arch details and balcony overlook
  • Huge great room with vaulted ceilings, stone fireplace and built-in media center
  • Gourmet kitchen with island and breakfast area
  • Distinctive master suite with upscale features, dramatic windows and luxury bath
  • Private guest suite on first floor
  • Sunlit laundry room with ample storage
  • “Kids area” on second floor with two bedrooms, each with its own bath, and loft space that can be used as playroom or study

Dreambuilder One: Portfolio Plan

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4 bedrooms, 2 1/2 baths
2281 sq. ft.

  • Craftsman detailing featuring siding and stone
  • Delightful front and back covered porches
  • Welcoming foyer with built-in storage
  • Spacious family area including vaulted great room with integrated media space and fireplace
  • Gourmet kitchen with island and dining area
  • Private second floor master suite with luxury bath and loft space
  • Bonus room can serve as study, art studio, home school or craft room
  • Oversized garage has plenty of room for storage or workshop