There is no complete prototype to get a farmhouse, however, many people may recognize one if we view it. By definition, the originals were found on farms and were key to the entire life and function of these farm families that lived there.
Based on if and where these houses were built, they are produced of stone, brick, shingles or clapboard. Many farmhouses had porches because there wasn’t any air conditioning and many plantation and household chores were undertaken there. The porch roof provided shelter from sunlight and rain nevertheless enabled the cool breezes to flow and help create those warm summers tolerable.