Rhodes - 2 bedroom house
Rhodes - floor plan


60 m²


18 m²


78 m²

A country classic English cottage style Rhodes (9.4 m x 8.3 m) is a 2 bedroom design with a high-pitched ceilings and trendy exposed beams that make a building extremely airy and spacious. Open plan living, dining and kitchen space with abundance of windows seamlessly brings the outdoors into your house. The decking can easily be wrapped right around the sides to create even more versatile outdoor living space. A cottage style Rhodes design can be built on a slab or raised on a sub-floor. This idyllic style beauty checks all of the boxes and will sit beautifully on an acreage or rural property or tie in with the more traditional buildings in the Australian cities.

View or download a brochure with a detailed information on this building. You will find a floor plan and its features, a list of inclusions, flexible options, technical data on building materials and window and door systems.

Rhodes Features

Living area less than 60m² conforms to council requirements for a 2nd dwelling

High-pitched ceilings make an airy and open space

Trendy exposed beams make a striking statement in your new home

Open plan living, kitchen and dining flows out to full front veranda

Generously sized main bedroom

Huge full length under roof veranda

Good airflow throughout home

Loving the Rhodes?

Get in touch with your local builder to check if this is the best design for your property.


Every YZY Kit Homes granny flat becomes unique with the flexible options and colours of your choice and yet cost-effective as the structure of the building is pre-cut at the factory in EU.

  • Structure of load-bearing external and internal walls, kiln-dried LGL laminated Nordic Spruce, thickness 60/80mm
  • Roof structure 9 LGL load-bearing rafters, thickness 90mm, h = 175mm
  • Verandah structure: 1 LGL load-bearing rafter, thickness 60mm, h = 140mm and 16 beams, thickness 45mm, h = 95mm, 20mm T&G ceiling boards (made in sheets approx 900mm)
  • 4 laminated timber posts with adjustable legs, 115x115mm
  • 20mm T&G ceiling boards (made in sheets approx 900mm)
  • Ceiling trimmings
  • Fascia boards
  • 33 pre-drilled 18mm Ø channels, 14 for electricity and 19 for the structural tie-down system
  • Timber covers for all external corner nibs
  • External Double-glazed 4/16/4mm doors and windows, REHAU uPVC white colour frames
    • 1 external door, w1000 x h2110mm, safety DG glass.
    • 7 tilt&turn windows, w1000 x h1600mm
    • 1 sliding window, w1500 x h880mm
    • 1 tilt&turn window, w550 x h610mm, safety DG glass, customizable placement, refer to the floor plan
    • doors and windows are already installed into the timber frames with architraves
    • fitted fly screens for tilt&turn windows in REHAU uPVC frames
  • 3 internal timber doors, w820 x h2000
  • All hardware
  • Drawings for assembly with all boards marked
  • Set of drawings including generic engineering and structural certificate
  • Walkthrough 360-degree interactive 3D model, online viewer

Note. Doors and windows are available in timber frames. Windows can be fixed or tilt&turn; doors can be single hinged or French.


Flexible components are sourced locally, so your local builder could customize the parts to suit your taste and budget.


To build a granny flat to the lockup stage, the following is required:

  • Timber or steel sub-floor with yellow tongue flooring or a slab base
  • Tie-down steel rods
  • Colorbond roofing (colour of your choice) with insulation
  • Gutters and downpipes


To build a granny flat to the turnkey stage, the following is required.

  • Veranda/decking (can be the custom size)
  • Timber Handrail and external steps (optional)
  • Internal lining and/or external cladding (optional)
  • The flooring coverings of your choice
  • Bathroom fit-out
  • Kitchen fit-out
  • Electrical
  • Plumbing
  • Painting


  • Floor plan can be mirror reversed during installation
  • Windows marked red on the floor plan can be placed in your preferred location during installation
  • Add more windows

If you need any changes made to our standard range of granny flats or wish to make your own design come to life, bring it on!

Rhodes - added independent space for teenage kids in Sydney
Inside Rhodes Display Village Ourimbah 2020
Bedroom 1 Rhodes Display Village Ourimbah 2020
Bathroom Rhodes Display Village Ourimbah 2020

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