Exterior, Brick Siding Material, Concrete Siding Material, and Stone Siding Material By arranging the rooms along the perimeter of each building, the duo managed to comfortably accommodate 40 single rooms on each of four floors, for a total of 160.  Photo 5 of 8 in 8 Great Examples of Outdoor Design from Cutting-Edge Dorms Embrace The Landscape with No Need for Elevators or Interior Stairs

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Tod Williams and Billie Tsien ingeniously used earthworks to create an undulating swath of green for students in Pennsylvania, eliminating the need for stairways and elevators as well as shaving quite a few zeros off the bottom line for their client, Haverford College.