Best Modern Farmhouse Benches

Even though the framing continues, I’ve already got a couple of places in mind that I think might be the perfect spot for a modern farmhouse bench. At the end of this post, I’m sharing all the best modern farmhouse benches, so keep reading.

Update on New House Build

Is it just me or does it seem like it’s taking a really long time to frame our new house? I’m happy to announce that the framers started on the OSB boards on top. I think you call this roof decking. I’m not 100% sure so correct me if I’m wrong.

photo of three car garage being framed with OSB boards going in on top

Updated Photo Below!

modern white farmhouse with metal awnings over the windows

Best Modern Farmhouse Benches

You can find the bench below at Pottery Barn.

Beautiful Bench From Pottery Barn


I can’t wait to have a foyer! I don’t have one in my current home. You just walk right into the great room.

My plans are to have a console table right inside the front entry. I’m really liking this console table. I love how reasonably priced it is. The size is a big plus as well.

The foyer is 7-5′ x 18-10′ so it’s a large space. When you walk in the front door, on the left is the dining room, then the main staircase and after walking past the staircase there’s a wall that’s not very long right before you step into the open great room/kitchen/breakfast room area. It’s the perfect place for a bench.

You can also put a bench at the foot of a bed, in the living room for extra seating, at the dining room table, or in front of a large window.

Tips For Buying A Modern Farmhouse Bench

Don’t forget to measure your space and measure the bench before purchasing! This step is so important and I may have skipped over this step when I was young and had no sense. Just kidding about not having any sense.

Make sure the bench matches your personal style and that you absolutely love it. I’m at a point in life where if I don’t love, love, love a piece of furniture, I skip it. No more of well, it will do or it’s okay. No, I have to love it.

I’m going to have a few coastal touches in my modern farmhouse so I could also go in that direction.

Don’t worry if you have limited space. The best modern farmhouse benches come in different sizes and you’re sure to find the perfect one for you.

You can find this beauty at Wayfair!

More Favorite Benches!

For more info and to shop this post, just click on the pic below. I hope you find the bench of your dreams!

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Alli loves her southern, country lifestyle. Whether she's decorating her new modern farmhouse or cooking up a storm for her family, Alli is all about living her best life now and spoiling her grandkids! She enjoys traveling, reading, Duke basketball, photography, and all things coastal. Alli wants to be a beach bum when she grows up.

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  1. is the bench you have for sale anywhere. i have been looking for months and could not find what i want until i saw this one. thanks