BOTHY IDEAS – the Vernacular

this is a brilliant project:

https://www.facebook.com/thebothyproject

http://www.simondale.net/house/gallery.htm

http://greenbuildingelements.com/2008/10/01/the-reciprocal-roof-beauty-strength-and-simplicity-in-a-roof-frame/

The ‘A’ frame:

Dry Stone:

The Gallarus Oratory – dry stone wall – completely dry inside – built in 13th c.

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