open stair

open stair

A stair or stairway, whose treads are visible on one or both sides and open to a room in which it is located.
See also: Stair

open stair, open-string stair

open stair, open-string stair
A stair whose treads are visible on one or both sides.
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Tenders are invited for Construction Of Store Room, Providing Roof Over The Open Stair Case And Fabrication And Fixing Of Wall Mounted Shelves In Farm Office At Bloomsdale Farm
An open stair in this area helps create a real connection between the first and second floors to draw staff and visitors up into the main gathering space.
This is an exciting opportunity to create a unique space highlighting the minimal design of the open stair.
Withdrawn: | Mr G Ellis, listed building consent for erection of first floor extension to house and partial conversion of barn into shower room and store at ground floor level with an open stair up to mezzanine living space (listed building), Lingards Cross Farm, Lingards Road, Slaithwaite.
Other ground-level elements are an entry stair with open stair risers (to allow for rising and receding storm surge water), parking for two cars, and an enclosed CMU storage room that also acts as structural ballast.
Now, the Gosselins enjoy a more open landing and new skylights, along with open stair risers and a glass foyer wall.
The main lobby is defined as a two-story volume with an inviting open stair that cascades down from the open mezzanine level containing student study space, a common-area kitchen and access to the large balcony that overlooks the new quadrangle.
This requirement is straightforward and states that, where the basement is connected by an open stair to the main dwelling, the ventilation should be as per the dwelling.
The house is traditional in style, with leaded windows, a stained-glass panel in the front door, and lots of inside detail, such as moulded skirting boards and the open stair up from the dining room.
The chance to start with a clean slate of 27,000 s/f on the 5th floor and 13,000 s/f on the 4th floor, connecting via an open stair, presents another exciting opportunity for TPG to showcase its expertise in forward-thinking office design.
Once inside the dramatic, double-height lobby, the visitor is drawn into the Space Science Discovery Zone, with a large open stair connecting the two floors and encouraging exploration and discovery.

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