The design guidelines are intended to provide a framework for determining the appropriate architectural landscape character of new buildings, site work, and alterations. Based on the assumption that the most accomplished and creative practitioners will be tasked with the sensitive requirements of working within the park's setting, these design guidelines go beyond basic universal principles of good design and focus on the qcharacterq qualities that are reflected in and contribute to the distinctiveness of Yosemite.Design Guidelines for Yosemite National Park United States. ... (Residence l), Yosemite Valley ( l 942) YRL-RA Historically, roofs in the park were clad with wood shingles or shakes, with the exception of The Ahwahnee, which has a slate roof.
|Title||:||A Sense of Place|
|Author||:||National Park Service (U S )|
|Publisher||:||Government Printing Office - 2012-08-09|