Summer Sleep-out

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An indoor outdoor room open to the outside air for summer sleeping when external night-time temperatures are comfortable. Ideally protected from insects with fly-screens and serving multiple functions.

Suggested features

  • Under windows and along walls
  • Bench seats with removable foam and cushions
  • Bench seats with internal storage (not temp sensitive)
  • Shutters for closure and storms
  • Insulated from internal areas
  • Southern facing
  • May allow early morning summer sun entry (optional)
  • Will not allow late afternoon summer sun entry (optional)

other functions

  • Shaded Reading room
  • Additional sleeping accommodation
  • Gathering place for small groups
  • Workspace requiring large working surface (bench seats) and across seats
  • Access to views

Key words identified

Verandah room plantation sleep out room

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