Using the Nebraska method, locally sourced straw will be formed into a classic French house with views that leave you speech less.
Straw bale building techniques demonstrated:-
On courses we have taken run by "Straw Works"
If you check under this link:
you will find course notes with pictures of tyre and gravel foundations in Suffolk. June 2013.
Here is the start of our foundations at Costecalde:- August 2013
Building the base plate in Wigan. March 2013
Building with straw bales in Kent. April 2012
Straw bale house in the Pyrenees volunteer built 2011-2012
Inside:- showing the walls under tension.
The almost finished house of people Francis helped in the Pyrenees. Ours will look something similar to this.