The south-facing, rear of the home opens wide up to bring as much natural light
inside the home as possible. The U-shaped courtyard design creates a central pocket that brings bright,
wellness-inducing goodness into the areas of the home where the young family will gather together most
However, since the seasonal temperatures swing dramatically in Westchester, it was important to prevent the
summer sun from overly warming the house. To prepare for this, the rear windows were adorned with carefully
calibrated overhangs that prevent direct sunlight in those warmer months – saving both energy and money
along the way.