Hobbit House Exists in the UK!

Can you believe this?!  Hobbit house exists in the Uk!  In the Cotswolds infact. As we say Goodbye to 2012 and Welcome in a New Year, just imagine the foresight and determination that this building required.  If we could set a visions for ourselves, focus on it and live as tho we already have it, imagine how powerful that would be?  I take my hat off to this person…

This ‘Hobbit House’ was built without planning permission by a local eccentric artist, as a sheep shed. Some shed! It started as a simple single height building but grew and grew. It took over ten years to build using stone from the nearby fields. It is so well hidden that council did not know about it, but when they did find out the artist was told to stop. This was in the late 90′s and the artist just stopped and moved to Scotland, leaving it unfinished. Although the Hobbit House was not finished to was big enough to live in but now is full of rubbish, has been partly vandalized. Some parts are unstable and the building is starting to crumble. I had heard about this building but could not find it(it’s not visiable on Google Earth), until earlier this year. I have been back recently and it is now overgrown by ivy and nettles.

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