Outdoor, Back Yard, Small Patio, Porch, Deck, and Decomposed Granite Patio, Porch, Deck The house sits on a corner lot, which makes the side yard (shown here) also a front yard. Five-and-a-half-year-old Maya (left) and two-and-a-half-year-old Yumi (right) play on the gravel while Mayuko, David, and Shota sit on the bench.  Photo 6 of 13 in A Dream House for the Ages