Orientations are noted with the thumbnails to the right.
Passive solar design refers to the use of the sun's energy to heat and cool the living spaces in a home, utilizing the southern exposure to allow the sun to enter the home during the winter and warm it's interior.
The basement version of this plan has the breakfast and kitchen area pushed back 5' making the plan 45' deep. The powder room is moved into that space so the basement stairs can go where the powder room was. We can email a pdf upon request.