Exterior, Flat RoofLine, House Building Type, Metal Siding Material, Stucco Siding Material, and Glass Siding Material Dimster pierced the roof with a glass box topping the new central stair. To the right of the entrance is the transparent buffer between the facade and the kitchen, where an old courtyard once stood. “We wanted to keep the idea of the courtyard,” says Dimster. “The frosted panels are a distinct feature of the facade.”  Photo 5 of 15 in A Midcentury Home Enjoys Views from Every Angle