Author - Allan Sutherland

Lilac Co-Housing project

Lilac, 20 households of affordable co-housing made with pre-fab Modcell straw panels in 2013 designed by White Design

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Woore Fruit Farm

A loadbearing family home and shop for a pick your own fruit farm designed by amazonails self built with courses by...

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New House, Rousay

2 storey house with cement-free stone gabion foundations, Rousay, Orkney. Designed by amazonails, self built in 2009

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Raleghs Cross

Semi-detached 2 storey loadbearing houses at Raleghs Cross Devon designed & courses by amazonails, built by Quantock

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Ty Gwellt, Wales

A 2 storey loadbearing house near Cardigan, Wales designed & courses by amazonails, built by self-builders in 2010/11

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Manor Park café, Sutton

A hybrid loadbearing straw and infill café Manor Park Sutto, London. Technical design and build by amazonails in 2011

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Dunmoor

A loadbearing workshop/home on Exmoor design consultancy and training courses amazonails built 2010

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Caithness House

Timber & infill straw house self built Caithness Scotland 2009. Consultancy and Construction drawings by amazonails

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The Big Swing

Loadbearing building for adventure playground designed and partly built by amazonails in 2010/11 with stone gabions

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Outback Centre

Loadbearing straw Community kitchen and toilets in Halifax designed by and courses from amazonails 2011

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Pembroke Dock

Based on amazonails design drawn by Michael Howlett straw courses by amazonails self-built with volunteer help 2011

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Lordship Hub

260m² infill cafe & classrooms designed by Anne Thorne Architects consultancy Barbara Jones Part built by Straw Works

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Skipsea

House of two semi-circles for £15,000 building in stages beginning 2011 Construction drawing & courses Barbara Jones

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The Baley Bungalow

Loadbearing straw extension, wrap & retrofit to existing 1960s bungalow 2014 Self build design & courses Straw Works

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Kitchen Extension

6x4m straw bale self build near Burton Bradstock, inspired by the Baley Bungalow. Design & courses by Straw Works

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Circular Garden room

Loadbearing garden room with sleeping platform & woodburning stove. Designed & courses by Amazon Nails, self build

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Ecology Building Society

Circular loadbearing meeting room for the Ecology Building Society with cement-free foundations by Barbara Jones

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Hobbit Hideaway

Quirky roundwood and straw bale holiday home built by Hartwyn as part of a natural build learning village in 2018.

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Un y Berllan Workshop

Single storey infill curved wall workshop attached to zero energy house. Lime render, green roof. Family built 2015

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Haven Cottage

Loadbearing detached certified Passivhaus 2 storey Self-build with sub-contractors. Straw bale work by Straw Works

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Lough Mardal Lodge

communal lodge structure with a roundwood reciprocal roof and strawbale infill www.loughmardal.ie

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Tandoor Shelter

Three-sided loadbearing shelter to provide a space for tandoor oven and cob oven

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Brian Stinchcombe

First SB building in UK with P Permission 1 storey loadbearing built by Barbara Jones training course with Jumbo bales

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Steiner School

1st SB building in Ireland 1996, loadbearing by Barbara Jones with training courses for the Steiner School, Belfast

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Dunbalen

5 bedroom family home built using a straw panel system by Carbon Dynamic.

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Latham Farm

Circular loadbearing building 30m2 with compost loo. Designed by Simone Comandini with help from Barbara Jones

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Spiral House, Ireland

Spiral shaped house & the first 2 storey loadbearing to be built in Europe Technical design and courses by Barbara Jones

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Turriff Artists Studio

A loadbearing single storey artists studio in Scotland built to Barbara Jones designs in 2003 courses by Amazon Nails

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Offshoots Compost toilet

Compost toilet, loadbearing straw on a timber base, designed by Barbara Jones, courses run by Barbara in 2002 -3

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Quiet Earth Retreat

UK’s first 2 storey loadbearing building, technical design Barbara Jones 2003 courses Amazon Nails, completed 2006

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Reckless Orchard

Competition at Westonbirt Arboretum by Reckless Orchard in 2003 SB walled garden & apple store with Amazon Nails

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Donkey House

Timber frame Donkey house and garage in Scotland built with courses by Amazon Nails in 2003

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