In summer, when the cabin heats up, the couple heads out to the 150-square-foot sleeping porch
(above and opposite, top right).
The sleeping porch
confirms that the rewards of the working-class pastoral ethos are largely items of bourgeois leisure, and this passage is perhaps more accurately an example of a middle-class pastoral since the Merserve's have by now successfully scaled the social ladder.
An old sleeping porch
got a rebuild, using the old exterior planks as "new" interior wall paneling, and the whole house has new siding.
The oversize master suite is located on the top floor with a porch and large sleeping porch
or office study.
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.
A sleeping porch
was one of Becki's top priorities during the renovation.
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.
A third of the rear veranda is enclosed as a sleeping porch
This room that once had four window openings (three remain) was originally a sleeping porch
and is now a cozy place of solitude.