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Earthship Scotland : Tyrehouse

Scottish Earthship – Rural Eco Architecture, East Lothian Workshop

Tyrehouse Scotland

Scottish Sustainable Building

Location: undisclosed
Architect: undisclosed
All photos of this Scottish Earthship design © Adrian Welch, Architect

Made from tyres filled with non-organic earth on three sides
Sustainable Architecture Scotland - Tyrehouse
This log roof is sourced from the surrounding wood

Scottish Earthship
Tyre structure about to be concealed by turf; boulders frame southern entry facade

Earthship Scotland
Water butt with bespoke channel from front facade gutter

Timber building Scotland Tyre House Scotland
This features local logs and a turf roof

East Lothian Tyrehouse building

Sustainable building

This is not the only UK earthship: at time of writing there are 16 Earthships being built in Brighton and there are some in Fife too.

Location: foot of the Lammermuir Hills, south east Scotland

Architecture in Scotland

Scottish Architecture Designs – chronological list

Sustainable timber building

Gifford Buildings

Architecture and Design Scotland

Sustainable Architecture News

Scottish Building News

Scottish Architecture – Selection

Spyon Cop, Cairngorms National Park, North East Scotland
Architects: Brown + Brown
Spyon Cop in the Cairngorms National Park
image : Touch 3D
Contemporary Property in Cairngorms National Park

Wall House, Tower House and Pool, The Trossachs, central Scotland
Architect: Alan Dunlop
Wall House Tower House and Pool in the Trossachs
drawing : Alan Dunlop

New houses in The Trossachs

Weavers Cottage
Ettrick Valley House

Scottish Architect

Website: Architecture

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