Contemporary Farmhouse Exterior. The section of structure that houses the dining room sits to the front of the composition. Modern Farmhouse style houses have been around for decades, mostly in rural areas.
However, due to their growing popularity, farmhouses are now more common even within city limits. So on the exterior of the house, if you're able to put open rafter tails, that really gives that farmhouse feel. The generous use of windows adds exciting visual elements to the exterior as well as plenty of natural light to the interior.
So on the exterior of the house, if you're able to put open rafter tails, that really gives that farmhouse feel.
Wondering why all the fuss about Farmhouse Modern and Industrial Chic design?
These two styles are strongly rooted in history, and they're making a comeback in a major way right now. What is shiplap and how can you use it for a farmhouse look. Here's a great country farmhouse with a lot of contemporary appeal.