Our previous home was a classic New Orleans "Shotgun Camelback" called

that because the house itself  was (long and narrow) over 100' long, 35' wide,

looked like a single story from the front but the rear half had a second story.

 Built in 1870. Of course it had purple shutters on it after we moved it. 

  It had 11' windows, 13' ceilings on both floors.


 The picture below was the side porch pool side.