Assington Mill Owlery

Loadbearing owlery on timber & gravel foundations courses by Amazon Nails
Allan Sutherland
Written by Allan Sutherland

Loadbearing owlery on timber & gravel foundations courses by Amazon Nails

Key data

Province:SuffolkCity:AssingtonCompletion:2006Type of Construction:LoadbearingDesign/ArchitectureAnne HoldenClay/Earth plaster: Amazon Nails trainer Barbara Jones Possibility to visit:NoPress photos:No
Residential acreage:18m2U-Value (Wall):W/m2KU-Value (Roof):W/m2KCategories:Straw Bale Houses in UK,

A 2 storey loadbearing owlery designed by Anne Holden from details by Barbara Jones. The ground floor is a bird hide. It has timber railway sleeper foundations on a gravel bed, lime plaster externally and a mono pitch roof . Built by courses from Barbara of Amazon Nails and self-built by Anne with contractor help. Owls moved in a few weeks after completion.

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Allan Sutherland

Allan Sutherland