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Iconic Straw Bale Home

Home Details

Land Area
1 Ha m2
Building area
94 m2 m2
Year built
2004
Rooms
2 bedroom(s), 1 bathroom(s)

A beautiful straw bale home designed and positioned on a raised building platform to provide solar gain very private, sheltered living. Beautifully landscaped with native trees and shrubs. Serene location, lots of native birds.


Open plan living with unique, natural features, including untreated wooden shelving cut into the straw, eucalyptus beams for lighting, natural clay pipe wall light features, recycled cedar/oregon double glazed wooden joinery and doors.


Solar hot water, open fireplace. Vermiculture composting unit. Two large, concrete water tanks, landscaped. Very private, liquid amber-lined driveway. Outside shower. Carport for 2 vehicles. Large chicken coup.


All natural materials used on the land and when painting the house.

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