Horta de la Viola

Herbert Gruber
Written by Herbert Gruber

Maren Termens’ house is a finca for organic farming and permaculture as well as a place for workshops.

Key data

City:PalafrugellCompletion:2013Type of Construction:infill constructionDesign/ArchitectureMaren TermensStraw Builder:RCP-Workshop with trainer Maren TermensPossibility to visit:YesPress photos:Yes
Photocredit:Herbert Gruber
U-Value (Wall):W/m2KU-Value (Roof):W/m2KCategories:Projects Spain,
More about this Straw Bale House

Maren Termens’ house is a finca for organic farming and permaculture as well as a place for flowers.

Web: http://hortadelaviola.org (catalan)

About the author

Herbert Gruber

Herbert Gruber

Herbert is author of the book "Neues Bauen mit Stroh in Europa" (New Building with Straw in Europe), head of the austrian strawbale network ASBN and partner in the Leonardo-project "STEP" (Strawbale Training for European Professionals) and the Erasmus project "BuildStraw Pro" (a project to get formal national recognition of the training) and "Make your City Smart". As a collector he documents European straw bale buildings since 1999 on his website (database, german), in lectures, workshops and books.