The Ivy Gingerbread House, inspired by a real house somewhere on the east coast, started as a custom template request and has become a favorite for many. (Yes, on occassion we do accept custom design template requests). Click "Contact Us" in the webpage footer to submit a request for a custom template.
The Architectural inspiration for this gingerbread house is the American Vernacular style home. The roof is a simple hip design with two gabled wings, and a shed style roof on the backside. The house includes a large chimney on the exterior wall and a large porch.
Many of the design elements of this gingerbread house can be elimated or moved, to create a different look.
All gingerbread house templates are full-size and ready to use. No enlarging or tracing required.
This gingerbread house paper template is pre-printed and shipped to you. You cut-out the paper template pieces, cut pieces from your gingerbread dough, and assemble per the instructions provided. This pre-printed template does NOT include baked gingerbread pieces or candy.
The pre-printed paper template package includes:
Gingerbread House Template printed on 67lb card stock (full-size, no enlarging or tracing required)
Supply and Candy List
Recipes, including how many batches of dough is required for this design.
Rolling, Cutting, and Baking instructions
Handy ziplock storage bag to store your templates
Ivy Gingerbread House Template
Architect and Designer
Gingerbread Architect: Gingerbread-By-Design
Gingerbread Designer: Loreta Wilson
Skill level for this house is Advanced due to the multiple roof styles including a Simple Hip roof and bay windows.
Finished size: 14" wide x 17" deep x 13" tall. This does not include the base measurements.
Pre-printed gingerbread templates may be returned for a full refund if the paper pieces have not been cut-out yet. If the pre-printed gingerbread paper template pieces have been cut-out, the template cannot be returned for a refund.
This template is also available for puchase as an e-Template download.
Download the .pdf e-Template to your electronic device, print on your printer, cut-out the paper template pieces, cut pieces from your gingerbread dough, and assemble per the instructions provided.