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Accommodation

Unfortunately we have no accommodation, but there some great places around to suit all budgets. We suggest:

Pub with rooms

Saxon Inn

(3 miles / 5 min drive)

Campsite

Bushes Farm Caravan Park

(7 miles / 15 min drive

)

Basic camping behind pub

The Plough

(3 miles / 5 min drive)

Bed & Breakfast

"Oaklands"

01747 812365

(1 mile / 3 min drive)

 

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Cob Maintenance

Making earth walls using a shuttering technique
Cob cottage

A half-day with Rob Buckley looking at cob cottages; from understanding their original earth construction techniques to discussing suitable methods of repair and upkeep, using Lime and natural materials.

A lecture and demonstration based half day packed full of invaluable information for anyone living in an earth constructed home.

Course times; 9.30 to 2.30 lunch included

Cob maintenance cost

£45.00 including lunch

Next course dates

  • Tuesday 9th May 2017

Booking

Please contact us to request a place on a course, or register your interest.

Past Quotes

"Covered lots more than I was expecting. Loads of information. Brilliant! " Jenny, Dorset

 

 

 

 

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