“This oak frame thatched building is almost 600 years old. It’s the town hall (Mairie) of Saint Sulpice de Grimbouville in France. It was originally built in the nearby town of Selles, 12Km away, in 1420 by English carpenters during the Hundred Years War. In 1996 it was threatened with demolition but saved by the people of Saint Sulpice de Grimbouville along with three other cottages.…”
Isn’t this a beauty? Everything is right about it.
From the Natural Homes website, which is packed with great info on homes of timber, straw, cob, thatch, adobe, and turf. The website is run out of Russia by Oliver Blake Swann. https://naturalhomes.org/