1,916 sq.ft. concrete dome with full basement. Dome has two bedrooms/two baths with separate basement apartment of one bedroom/one bath. Fire resistant concrete exterior, insulation comparable to 10" of fiberglass batting, no roof to replace.
34' dome on full basement.
Side view of the dome.
View of the dome driving up the driveway. The dome is nestled in the trees. Another one of Ai's domes had a 30" in diameter hickory tree fall on the dome during a 70 mph wind. The concrete dome had no damage.
Stairs access deck off the kitchen and back of the dome.
South view of Blue Ridge Mountains from deck off one of the living rooms two high profile entryways.
Rear view of the basement kitchen window and deck and walk way around the dome. 2nd floor deck off dome's second floor living room.
Countryside view from the 12' long x 6' wide deck outside the basement sliding doors. Above the deck is the second floor deck.
View of part of the wrap around deck off the dome living room.
View of the living room and dining room on first floor of the dome. Two High Profile Entryways contain sliding glass doors and fixed glass above. Wood burning fireplace and monitor heater provide heat for the dome.
Living room, dining room with oak spiral stairs leading to dome 2nd floor.
Kitchen in the dome with oak cabinets and ceramic tile counter tops and ceramic tile flooring.
Dome first floor bedroom. On the left is a door leading to the living room, door in the middle leads to full bath and door on the left goes into the walk-in-closet.
Dome 1st floor full bathroom with ceramic tile floor with door into bedroom and door into living area. Tub/shower combination.
Dome first floor bedroom's walk in closet.
View from dome's second floor showing partial view of 2nd floor bedroom on the left and two skylights. Walk in closet to the left and full bath.
2nd floor walk in closet.
Dome's second floor bathroom. Sink, commode and shower not visible to the right.
Basement bedroom with closet behind louvered doors. The door on the left leads to a walkway to the bathroom & family room on the left and the store room on the right.
Basement apartment has family room, dining area, kitchenette, bedroom and bathroom with private entrance through sliding glass doors and door into the mud room. Ceramic tile flooring.
Basement Bathroom with tub/shower, sink, commode and linen closet with ceramic tile floor.
Basement kitchenette with kitchen cabinets and sink.
View of spiral stairs from basement leading up into dome first floor. Oak hand rail and ballisters. Privacy door secures stairwell to the dome from the basement apartment.
Basement mud room. To the right is door leading to outside and a window. Laundry tub and washer with a place to install a dryer. To the left is the stair well leading to the dome. Straight ahead is door going into basement apartment. To the rear of this photo is a door into the store room.
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