NEW HOUSE COLOR? I would use this decorative design the the house I love. Columns on stone. The little bit of stone then siding. Windows instead of doors The porch floor itself stay the same on the house I love.
Stone Porch - 80 Breezy Porches and Patios - Southernliving. Randomly placed stepping-stones crafted from local granite lead to this front porch’s wide steps. Hand-hewn posts and railings, along with (Patio Step From House)