Straw bale vault school in Abybro

Written by Herbert Gruber

Unique straw bale construction with vaulted ceilings and cordwood walls built by Den Økologiske Landbrugsskole.

Key data

City:AbybroCompletion:1999Type of Construction:hybrid straw bale, cordwoodDesign/ArchitectureBirthe Sonne KristensenPossibility to visit:NoPress photos:No
Photocredit:Birthe Sonne KristensenOwner Builders Contribution:Workshops, Selbstbau von A-Z
U-Value (Wall):W/m2KU-Value (Roof):W/m2KCategories:Hybrid System, Projects Denmark,
More about this Straw Bale House

Einmalige Strohballen-Konstruktion in Gewölbe-Bauweise mit Zwischen-Wänden aus Stückholz (“cordwood”) errichtet von Den Økologiske Landbrugsskole
Fotos: Birthe Sonne Kristensen
Weitere Infos: (dänisch)

About the author

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.