Tyler Ludens wrote:Water may not be a big issue in that region, but it sure is here, and if I knew back when what I know now, I would have put a lot more resources into water harvesting earthworks on contour. Don't make my mistakes!
Examples of water harvesting landscapes:
David Livingston wrote:I would find a good builder and by that I mean one you can trust . One who will give you good advice not one who will suggest the cheapest way of doing things that will only last a few years but one who will do something that will last pulling a new roof is difficult work
I have done up an old stone building ( 1815 ) and usually they are built to last
My only other worry would be what the regulations say about changes for room size ? plumbing? and disabled acess ?
Lastly is this a good location for tourism ? David
Put the moon back where you found it! We need it for tides and poetry and stuff. Like this tiny ad:
September-October Homestead Skills Jamboree 2019https://permies.com/wiki/118704/permaculture-projects/September-October-Homestead-Skills-Jamboree