Below is a picture of an 1884 basic cottage. The estimated cost of this build was $200.00.
This plan was designed for a simple cottage, with sufficient accommodations for beginners in housekeeping with limited means. It is arranged as the Wing of a larger house to be erected in the future, as indicated in the dotted sketch adjoining the ground-plan.
Here's a link to another blog post I did that has plans for another 1884 house. Heroes, Heroines & History