Marking Out the Site

June 2017

P1000790View across the Old Mill Pond towards the house site

P1000838Clive Gough and Sarah Weidmann help mark out the external walls

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P1000841Fencing posts are driven into the ground to anchor the strings used to mark out the walls of the house

P1000848Peter ties a guide string

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P1000855Peter mans the digger ready to clear the site and move the topsoil

P1000856First ground broken on site!

P1000860The site sits on fairly steep slope. Facing south and overlooking the Old Mill Pond, Peter plans to take advantage of the views and sun with large floor to ceiling windows. 

P1000862Site cleared ready for putting in the drainage and preparing the foundations 

Up next: Putting in the Drainage

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