Straw bale house Siebenhirten / Lower Austria

Herbert Gruber
Written by Herbert Gruber

2-storey single-family house in timber frame construction with round timber studs

Key data

Province:Lower AustriaCity:SiebenhirtenCompletion:2000Type of Construction:infill constructionDesign/ArchitectureBauatelier SchmelzCarpenter:Zimmerei HimlerStraw Builder:StrohTecPossibility to visit:NoPress photos:No
U-Value (Wall):W/m2KU-Value (Roof):W/m2KCategories:Infill Construction, Projects Austria, Straw Bale Baseplate, Straw Bale Roof,
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2-storey single-family house in timber frame construction with round timber studs

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.