Tag Archives: uk

Ian’s Tiny House

On a late March day, as winter melts into spring, to get to Ian Anderson’s dream house, you’ve got to trek over muddy paths and the remains of winter’s snow, through hillsides and country fields, cross a stone wall and endure being serenaded by a running brook surrounded by pine trees and rhododendron bushes.” – […]

A Restored Old Luggage Van Makes For A Cosy Retreat

An array of unusual and alternative retreats have been popping up over the last few years, with the vacation sector catering for those seeking a change from overcrowded resorts and hotels. One such company is Rail Holiday UK.Set in St. Germans, Cornwall, Rail Holiday UK offers visitors the opportunity to stay in one of their […]

The Crooked House of Windsor

 THE CROOKED HOUSE!  – One of the interesting architectural things in Windsor, England, next to the Windsor Castle was the Crooked House. The Crooked House of Windsor is also known as the Market Cross House and it was built in 1592!! Amazing to think that this structure has survived 421 years! Queen Elizabeth the First was […]

Fernhills – Gypsy Caravan and Roulotte Builders

Our Roulottes are perfect for glamping, camp site rentals, extra rooms, garden retreats, guest accommodation or as an office/work space. They are heavily built with a steel chassis, Larch cladding, double glazed and fully insulated including the floor. We now offer 3 sizes, La petit maison which is a smaller two berth (Shepherds hut size […]

The Micro Pod

Internally there is adequate space for a desk, storage and shelving, which can even be built into the pod. A full height window, glazed door and additional desk height window can be positioned to make the best use of the available natural light and underfloor heating along with recessed spotlights comes as standard. Despite the […]

Surfer Alexandra’s Tiny Home on a Point in Devon, UK

Between the beaches of Saunton and Croyde, perched above a right-hand point break, was a little old unloved building we call the Old Coastguard Station. It was in need of some TLC. It is tiny, exposed and legend had it that several people/ surfers from the area had tried to rent it, without success. I […]

Kevin McCloud’s Man Made Home

A new television show in the UK will feature the construction of an off-grid tiny house. “Kevin McCloud from that Grand Designs has got the shed bug (and who hasn’t nowadays) but he’s also got a new telly series Man Made Home which starts Sun Sunday 23 Sep, 8pm on Channel 4 – which sees […]