The traditional downpour arrived in time for the open day but it did demonstrate how waterproof the buildings are. The long walls of the hall are almost complete and both […]
The first residents of the Saxon longhall have begun their occupancy and some new residents have been born there. The family of house martins have utilised one of the projecting […]
Some rather intricate carving work is going on to decorate the interior of the Saxon hall, with a design taken from Saxon stonework from Somerset. The Roman building is turning […]
The Avalon Marshes Landscape Project is in the 2017 Heritage Lottery Fund Awards final up against 6 other projects that aren’t as good, so please support us by casting a […]
The first harling coat has started on the cob walls inside the Roman building. Eventually lime plaster will go on top to brighten the interior.
Not a stairway to heaven but a heavenly stairway, to the mezzanine level in the Saxon longhall. Steve’s insistence on waney edge planks pays off. More wall panels are filled […]