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UK Farmer Builds $250 Hobbit House With Used Materials

"It looks like something straight out of Middle Earth – and the story behind it is almost as fantastical.

This cottage cost just £150 to build, using only natural or reclaimed materials, and is now rented out for a fee of fresh milk and cream.
   And with no mains electricity, gas or water, the bills don’t come to much either.…"
More photos and a video here.
From David Wills

3 comments:

Howard Taylor Taylor said...

Paid in raw milk.I bet.Oh boy.No FDA.

Anonymous said...

check out this one

http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/calgary/calgary-man-lives-in-teepee-despite-freezing-temperatures-1.2453049


this fellow has to be tough, managing this. of course the Native Indians did, but they grew up with the knowledge.

right now, where this fellow is, darn cold. down to forty belwo zero some nights, and tons of snow.

Greg Gray said...

Not to be the spoiler but, Hobbit doors and windows are round. But this is an exquisite bit of work, regardless.

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