Duncan residence (Figure 6-30). When measurements of these elements are taken, they can be recorded in a manner similar to the door and window jambs. Each one of these elements should receive its own notation. Other important elements found on or along the house walls, such as gas meters, electric meters, air conditioners, water spigots, downspouts, window wells (area ways), and fireplace cleanouts, should also be located. When locating these elements on the sketch plan of the house, draw arrows pointing to their location on the house wall as shown for the
Utility measurements for the Duncan residence. The following list suggests abbreviations that can be used:
Estimate height of wire connection on telephone pole. It is also positioned 4′-0" above the ground. The preceding elements can be sketched on the plan rather easily in relation to the doors and windows.