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The tapering staircase, which builder Dennis Carpenter crafted from a cherry tree on the property, incorporates the tree’s natural contours, as well as its distinctive irregularities in the handrail and spindles. Skylights in the purlin-and-gable roof system illuminate the loft.

The tapering staircase, which builder Dennis Carpenter crafted from a cherry tree on the property, incorporates the tree’s natural contours, as well as its distinctive irregularities in the handrail and spindles. Skylights in the purlin-and-gable roof system illuminate the loft.