The Racine Journal-Times Sunday Bulletin from Racine, Wisconsin on June 27, 1965 · Page 36
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June 27, 1965

The Racine Journal-Times Sunday Bulletin from Racine, Wisconsin · Page 36

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Among its other desirable qualities is the privacy afforded by having the bedrooms on the second floor. It is important, these days, however, that a two-story house have a modern look. Care must be taken to avoid a too-vertical appearance. And there must also be the center- hall arrangement which has caught the fancy of the public because it permits good traffic circulation. In the latest House of the Week, architect Herman H. York has given us just such a home, with heavy emphasis on the kitchen and family room area at the rear. Incorporated in the plan, too, is a raised living room, two steps above the main floor level. Layout Thoughtful Since a four-bedroom house needs ample living, dining and washing facilities to handle a large family, care has been taken in planning the room layout to balance room areas with proper relationship to their uses. The family room-kitchen complex, totaling 36' in length, is conveniently located in relation to the rear dining and lounging terrace. It also is positioned to avoid a direct view from the more formal living and dining areas at the front of the house. Resilient flooring is recommended for the kitchen and the fireplaced family room, carpeting for the living and dining rooms. Design H-89 is no exception to the trend toward generous foyers for that all-im- The often-critlclzed upright appearance of some two-story homes has been bypassed in this pleasant, four-bedroom house by the creation of horizontal lines, achieved by roof overhangs and other design features. portant first impression. The double front dooh located in a covered entry, adds a touch of luxury in a dignified manner. The open balustrade stair railing adds to the spacious look of the entrance hall and to the raised living room. In selecting bluestone, ceramic tile or paving tile for the Let us help you BUY or BUILD A better house foyer floor, care must be taken to select a pattern in proper scale with the stair railing design. 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