sleeping porch

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1. An exterior structure that shelters a building entrance.
2. An exterior structure that extends along the outside of a building; usually roofed and generally open-sided, but may also be partially enclosed, screened, or glass-enclosed; it is often an addition to the main structure; also called a veranda, galerie, or piazza; if set within the building structure, it is said to be an integral porch.
3. A small vestibule inside the front door of a 17th-century colonial American house, usually containing a steep stair leading to the loft space above. Also See carriage porch, double-decker porch, double-tiered porch, engaged porch, full-façade porch, full-width porch, gabled porch, inset porch, integral porch, lattice porch, portale, projecting porch, raised porch, shed-roof porch, sleeping porch, storm porch, two-tiered porch, wrap-around porch.
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In summer, when the cabin heats up, the couple heads out to the 150-square-foot sleeping porch (above and opposite, top right).
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developer Frederick Engstrum, the 13,290-square-foot gated compound, situated on two acres in the Franklin Village/Los Feliz neighborhood, features mahogany paneling, Batchelder fireplaces, a billiards room, chef's kitchen and numerous terraces, patios and outdoor spaces (replete with trails, ponds and waterfalls), including a sleeping porch with Murphy beds.
Off the bedroom is a sleeping porch, an architectural feature popular in the early decades of the 20th century.
The girl's bedroom upstairs opens to another indoor-outdoor jewel: a secret sleeping porch, itself a blend of contemporary styling and Craftsman shingles and beams.
In addition, the 2009 Idea House includes a thoughtful outdoor living space with kitchen and eating area, sleeping porch, bunkroom, recreation room, kayak storage room, spectacular master bedroom, bath, kitchen, and a top floor gathering room with a fireplace.
Soon to reopen after a renovation, the lodge offers overnight guests their choice among several themed bedrooms and a cozy enclosed sleeping porch, along with home-cooked meals.
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This room that once had four window openings (three remain) was originally a sleeping porch and is now a cozy place of solitude.