A Leather House provides an alternative model within the leather life, for groups of people pledged together in a Leather structure. Most Leather Households have a clearly identified head of household, or Master of the House. In the Case of A Leather House, it is Master Stephen
A Leather House holds a prominent place within the larger Leather community organizing educational events and serving as host for their local chapter of an organisation and events. Having a shared household identity is both convenient and affirming, in the a similar way that many groups, and family names forge strength in number.