Fairy Houses for the Garden : adding twigs and greenery.
Cob is a traditional building technique using clay, sand, straw and water- wet enough to shape, yet dry enough to build up without forms. The clay acts as the glue, while the sand gives strength to the mixture and the straw gives the walls tensile strength once hardened into place. It dries to a hardness similar to lean concrete and is used like adobe to create self supporting, load bearing walls. A cob house is essentially monolithic. This with it’s curved walls gives
a house that makes you smile
Alexandre Dumas' hideaway on the grounds of Monte Cristo Castle in Marly le Roi ~ France.
Lovely French Country home facade.
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