The main building consisted of two ground-floor rooms, each with a front door and a half-story room above.
This half-story was reached by means of a ladder, as shown in the drawing.
Olive rose suddenly, silently declined her mother's aid, and went alone to their chamber in the half-story.
Lena climbed to her room in the third half-story of the Quarrymen's Hotel.
A wonderful thing about it was that it was half-game and half-story.
Stone stairways lead from each end of the vestibule to the mezzanine, or half-story, and the second-story landings.
After breakfast we were conducted to the second half-story, which was one unfinished room.
The first story was rough stone, the half-story of shingles, that had once been painted red.
Buzz turned toward the inside wooden stairway that led to the half-story above.
We slept in a half-story room with windows opening on the porch roof.