Full-wall opening. High windows for cross-ventilation.
accordion windows, clerestory awning windows above bookcase, light space open to courtyard
connecting the indoor and the outdoor with large open-able windows/walls
window opening like a door to courtyard
of the windows in these rooms can be opened and have a low bench seat for enjoying the space in between the two. "We did end up limiting the extent that all of the windows and doors can open up," says Erdos. "This provides some level of distinction between the inside and the outside."
operable windows. The courtyard effectively creates a new core — a void — for the house, with a little bit of nature, sky, light, and air.