Bale Courtyard

Touson Saryon, Architect

Here is a very unique home that wraps to form a private courtyard.  This design takes advantage of East and West views as well as South sun with a solar hall. The main living area has high ceilings with clerestory windows for plenty of light. A West covered porch is perfect for viewing sunsets. If private spaces are what you're looking for, this home has it, with 3 bedrooms plus office and 2 bathrooms in a modest 2100 sq.ft.

Floor Plan

Master BDRM 12' 9" x 14' 6"; Bath 5' 11" x 7' 10"; Bedroom 11' 4" x 10' 3"; Living 15' 6" x 18' 9"; Porch 10' 2" x 24' 6"; Courtyard 37' 4" x 25' 1"; Kitchen/Dining 21' 3" x 15'; Pantry 9' 8" x 5' 11"; Entry 6' 7" x 7' 2"; Office 12' 7" x 8' 7"; Utility 7' 8" x 10' 3"; Solar Hall 19' 4" x 3' 10"; Guest BDRM 10' 2" x 12' 6" Overall footprint: 64.5' X 66.5'

All of Integral Design Studio's strawbale plans incorporate an internal modified post and beam structure, with bales on edge as infill. This method streamlines the building process and allows more living space on the inside compared to flat bale construction. These plans also have concrete slab or adobe floors which act as the main thermal mass. Plans may be reversed to better accommodate specific sites at no additional charge.  Design services are available for custom modifications to these existing plans for an additional hourly fee.

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These plans include all four elevations, scaled floorplans, cross section details, other significant construction details.

*In some cases the prints may be on 24"x36" sheets.



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