The porch and stair tower signal the entrance. The light-colored entryway mixes classical portico with farmhouse porch.
The south elevation's simple roof form anchors a relaxed composition of dormers and bay windows serving the bedrooms.
First floor plan. Living areas in the room-width house are lined up like a train along the rear southern exposure. The stairwell was bumped to the front, inspiring a tower that marks the entryway.
A wide porch shelters and frames the front door, which opens to a vista through the house to the south lawn.
A band of windows floods the stair tower and second-floor hall with light, and a tent-like ceiling caps the space. The railing wraps without newel posts.