They have unique door handles that look like roots, wooden latches, and arched windows on the doors. The hinges are large and ornate.
The wide planks used for the walls, floors and ceilings have knots and give the place added character.
Two of the writers with me have met their goals and are starting new projects. I had hoped to have this story farther along by now, but it is coming and I'm on the downhill side of it.