Made of concrete faced with stone a sitting wall on the uppermost landing is ideal for relaxing.
Have a Seat
Climb three final steps, and you reach perhaps the nicest gathering spot of all, a small limestone terrace right in front of the house. It features a low sitting wall--the perfect place to linger in the shade with a cool drink. From inside the living room, the wall serves an even more ingenious purpose. It is just high enough to block the view of the street, while preserving the view of the park beyond.