Cottonseed is a large modern house, with a central 2 story living space. The entry walk steps across the reflecting pond. The main stair tower features structural stairs up to the second floor. Glass railings and brick interior finishes tie the interior to the exterior. The kitchen, gardening area and craft room are connected and provide a continuous work area. The master suite has separate his and hers closets and baths.
This plan is designed with a concrete slab on grade. The exterior walls are 2×6 wood framing with r19 spray foam insulation. First and second floor systems are pre-engineered wood trusses. The roof is standing seam metal, a plywood deck, and pre-engineered wood trusses at 2:12. The exterior is finished with brick over a waterproof barrier and wall sheathing.
93′ wide, 104′ deep and 29′ high.
5,165 sq. feet of living space (3,020 first floor, 2,145 second floor)
1,792 sq. feet of additional space (792 porches, 800 garages, 200 shop)
6,957 sq. feet under roof
10′ ceilings throughout
22′ ceilings at living room
16′ ceilings at master bedroom
8′ ceilings at garage apartment