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Straw bale and natural building tour

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Experience hosted by Paulina

5 hours
Includes food, drinks
Up to 6 people
Hosted in English

What you'll do

I will give you a tour of two local strawbale structures and an earthbag dome with an explanation how they were built. Then we will have a light vegetarian lunch at my house .
After lunch I will give you an informative talk and presentation on natural building techniques.
Other things to note
If you have time we can do the tour, than have lunch, then I can talk about the theory of your choice... the overview of natural building, strawbale, earthbag or design.

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What's included

  • Food
    A vegan or vegetarian lunch or you can bring a pack lunch.
  • Drinks
From £50
/ person
No dates available

Meet your host, Paulina

Host on Airbnb since 2015
  • Identity verified
I'm an Architect, since 20 yrs specialising in Natural Building.
I'm an Author of the book 'Building with Earth -a Guide to Flexible Form Earthbound Construction '.
I'm a teacher of Natural Building and design since 18 yrs. Every year I run workshops specialising in strawbale, earthbag, cob and natural plastering as well as design and other natural building methods
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Where you'll be

We will be visiting the strawbale house at the farm, then walking or driving a mile to another two structures, then we can go in the car or walk 25 minutes to a house to watch a lecture on natural building or talk about house design.

Things to know

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase, or at least 7 days before the experience starts.

Government ID

You’ll need to take a picture of yourself that matches the photo on your ID. This is so Airbnb can confirm who’s actually going on the experience. You’ll only have to do this once.

Guest requirements

Up to 6 guests of all ages can attend.

What to bring


paper and pen