SHOW NOTES: The Endangered Ozark Giraffe Here are some examples of Ozark Giraffe style homes. An excellent example of the wide mortar between stones. An example of the black borders around the sandstone, creating a stark contrast between the stones and mortar. This home, now demolished stood in Stilwell, Ok. A typical, modest Ozark Giraffe still in use as a family home in Siloam Springs, Ar, Interesting architectural features with this Giraffe home in Siloam Springs, Ar. A home showing a cross between the cobblestone and the Ozark Giraffe type construction. Note the large porch and many windows in the house. A stately Ozarks home! The style was used in commercial buildings, like these roadside cottages.