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This view shows the sun angle on the interior of the house on March/September 21st at noon. The line that is formed by the shadow on this date defines the radiant flooring zones; one zone runs from the patio doors (June 21st) to the line (March/September 21st). The other zone is from the March/September line to the bottom of the back wall (December 21st). My birthday is Sept... more »
On the site of an old family summer cottage, nestled on a lake in upstate New York, rests this newly constructed year round residence. The house is designed for two, yet provides plenty of space for adult children and grandchildren to come and visit. The serenity of the lake is captured with an open floor plan, anchored by fireplaces to cozy up to. The public side of the hou... more »